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Rev. Jonathan Swihart

Male 1807 - 1850  (42 years)


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  • Name Jonathan Swihart 
    Prefix Rev. 
    Born 5 Jul 1807  Washington County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Alternate death 1849  [3
    Died 26 Apr 1850  Roann, Wabash, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Buried Enterprise Cemetery, Miami County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I34840  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of JMF
    Last Modified 8 May 2021 

    Father George Swihart,   b. 18 Apr 1778, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1846, Canton, Stark, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Christiana Tombaugh,   b. 17 Dec 1781, Washington County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1866, Hancock County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 23 Oct 1806  [5
    Family ID F20483  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Thomas,   b. 10 Jan 1813, Stark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1878  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 1830  [6
    Children 
    +1. Rev. Jonathan H. Swihart,   b. 15 Dec 1840, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1923, Monroe Township, Carroll, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 8 May 2021 
    Family ID F20482  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • He came to Indiana from StarklCounty, Ohio, in the early 1840s and settled in Wabash County, one of the first Brethren ministers to settle in northern Indiana. Six of his seven sons were also ministers.

  • Sources 
    1. [S5636] An Outline History of the Swihart Family in America by Harvey E. Swihart and Elias C. Swihart. Elkhart, Indiana, 1953.

    2. [S5643] Find a Grave page for Rev Jonathan Swihart.

    3. [S5637] History of the Church of the Brethren in Indiana by Otho Winger. Elgin, Illinois: Brethren Publishing House, 1917.

    4. [S5636] An Outline History of the Swihart Family in America by Harvey E. Swihart and Elias C. Swihart. Elkhart, Indiana, 1953., date only.

    5. [S5638] Find a Grave page for Christina Tombaugh Swihart.

    6. [S5644] Find a Grave page for Elizabeth Thomas Tombaugh.