Tag Archives: Annie Handy

Swift family of Massachusetts, genealogy

 
Attached as s downloadable Word document is a genealogical report about my Swift ancestors, beginning with the original Swift immigrant from England, William Swift, who emigrated from Bermondsey, Surrey, England. He emigrated in 1634 and first lived in Watertown, Mass. He moved to Sandwich Mass. in 1639.

The report focuses on my descent from William through his daughter Hester (Swift) Gibbs (circa 1668-1736), the wife of Lt. John Gibbs. Her descendants included my maternal grandfather.

 

 

— Roger. Smith

 

 

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Capt. Gamaliel Hart (ca. 1792-1834)

 

 

Posted below as a downloadable Word document is an article about Capt. Gamaliel Hart (ca. 1792-1834) of New Bedford, Mass. (died New York City), who was an ancestor of my maternal grandmother.

 
— Roger W. Smith

 

 

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Henry Thomas Handy (1845-1916) of Cataumet, MA

 

 

 

 

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Posted below as a downloadable Word document is an article about my mother’s paternal grandfather Henry Thomas Handy (1845-1916).

 

— Roger W. Smith

 

 

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Ancestral connection between spouses: Ralph Ellis Handy (1893-1947) and Annie Congdon (Hart) Handy (1894-1972)

 

 

Posted below as a downloadable Word document is a brief article discussing the fact that my maternal grandparents  Ralph Ellis Handy (1893-1947) and Annie Congdon (Hart) Handy (1894-1972) had a common ancestor.

 
— Roger W. Smith

 

 

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