DENT SWINEY CEMETERY - Dent Co. Missouri

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DENT SWINEY CEMETERY

ON SINKIN CREEK NEAR BUNKER, COUNTY

Located on old Swiney farm on Little Sinkin Creek, 8 miles SW of bunker, farm still owned by Kenneth Swiney

This was copied from "Ozark Heritage Dent County Missouri Area Cemeteries & Families" Vol III 1994 by Ken Fiebelman of Salem, MO. Reprinted with the permission of Ken Fiebelman on behalf of the Dent County Historical Society

Submitted by Kathy Welch Heidel
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BLOCKARD (BALLARD), known as Blackie; d. 194?, m. May Swiney

DUPAY, Baby; d. c1900

HOLSTER, GEORGE VESS, 1891 - 1957, father of Mrs. John Banul

HOLSTER, MYRTLE, w/o George V. 5/26/1897 - 6/17/1938, nee Swiney, d/o John & Hattie

SWINEY, EDWARD 12/25/1829, Washington Co. - 12/12/1897, s/o John & Elizabeth nee Highley, 1 of 9 children; m. Susan Thompson, 1851, 8 ch.: Julia A. (Mrs. Sam Polk)----bur. Polk Cem., corridon, John M., James H., Isaiah N., Edward L., Daniel W., Elizabeth Paralee (Mrs. Green Bay)---Burnett Cem., & Ellen d. young; moved to Dent Co. 1857, enlisted in the Mexican War when 18 yrs. old, Co. D. Third Mo. Mounted vol.; He was 1st Circuit Judge of Dent Co., also J. P., Sinkin Town,; operated a store on faarm near Gila

SWINEY, SUSAN w/o Edward 3/30/1829, Washington Co., - 1/17/1916, rat, MO. at Judge Swiney's, d/o Morgan & Nancy Thompson; member Methodist Episcopal Church, since early life; Eptath: Thy Memory shall ever be a guiding star to Heaven.

SWINEY, JOHN M.; d. 1933; s/o Edward & Susan; father of Lee, May Ballard (to Ft. Worth TX), Dora Hullman (St. Louis), Myrtle Holster, child

SWINEY, HATTIE w/o John M., nee Miner; d. 6/23/1938; Hattie 1. m. William Miner, ch.: Coleman (m. Artie Shaw); William d. in shooting accident in area

SWINEY, child of Joh & Hattie

SWINEY, LEE s/o John & Hattie, c1899 - 12/11/1971; m. Agnes Sutterfield, 1934; m. Ruth Grown, 1953; father of : Randall & Bill

SWINEY, JAMES W. H. 1/7/1859 - 4/27/1932, home, Rat MO, s/o Edward & Susan, m. Lucy Copeland, 1880, Dent Co., ch/: James Harry, Earl, Benjamin Daniel (m. Mary Leona Deatherage, d. 5/1970. bir/ New Eminence Cem.- Eminence MO), Elvena (Mrs. Dr. J.H. Lamb)--St. Louis, May (Mrs. J. H. Conway,), Elizabeth (m. J. W. Conaway, m. Johnson),--d. Piedmont, Jennie (Mrs. A. P. Hudson), Stella (m. Dr. J. W. McCarty, bur. Cedar Grove Cem.- Salem), Anna (Mrs. F. L. Rayfield)--Eminence, Susie, Sarah E., Leland; Judge of Shannon Co. Court, merchant & postmaster, Rat MO

SWINEY, LUCY (F. or T.) w/o J. H. 5/10/1863 - 3/4/1940, home of Elizabeth Conway, Piedmont, d/o James F. & Sarah McNail Copeland (bur. Bay Cem.), from family of 16

SWINEY, SUSIE d/o James H. & Lucy 5/1/1889 - 9/10/1902

SWINEY, SARAH E. d/o James H. & Lucy 12/16/1893 - 5/9/1901

SWINEY, LELAND s/o James H. & Lucy 3/22/1905 - 7/14/1905

SWINEY, JAMES HARRY s/o James H. & Lucy 3/8/1899 - 11/18/1925; m. Lona A. Akins, 1919, 2 sons: George (m. Celia) & Raymond (m. Eula Lanham); Lona A. (1900 - 1990, 2nd m. Jesse C. Bounds, 1928, bur. Reynolds-Corridon Cem.), 4 ch.: Gene Bounds, Lorene (m. Dean Lanham), Lena (m. Doyle Wells), Mildred (m. Raymond Crain)

SWINEY, ISAIAH NATHANIEL "LINK", s/o Edward & Susan nee Thompson, 1/16/1861 - 11/17/1928, Bunker; m. Elizabeth Kirby, 10/23/1881, Dent Co. (d. childbirth, bur. Burnett Cem.), ch: Edward D., 2d. inf. (bur. Burnett Cem.), m. 2nd Lillie D. Asher (d. 11/1940, elvins, bur. Bunker Cem.); Bunker farmer & businessman

SWINEY, EDWARD D., s/o I. N. & Elizabeth nee Kirby; 12/1/1882 - 12/15/1962; m. Lou Ceba Bay, 5/4/1907, Salem, 10 ch.: Thelma, Albert L., Kirby G., Elsie (Mrs. Arthur Day),, Elizabeth (Mrs. Wilton E. Sutton), Edward P. Jr., Lewis Bay (m. Velma M. Vance), Lillie Dale (Mrs. Clayton E. Sutton), Faye ( Mrs. Travis Crocker), & Kenneth D. (m. Belinda Jackson); reared J. Ora Carver as son (bur. Cedar Grove Cem.); spent entire life in Dent Co. on Swiney Farm, farmer & stockman; converted as young man, joined Bunker church

SWINEY, LOU CEBA, w/o Edward D., d/o Green & Elviria Copeland Bay (bur. Bay Cem.); 7/15/1885, Bunker - 10/24/1961; converted early life, member Bunker First Baptist

SWINEY, THELMA, d/o Edward & Lou Ceba; b.& d. 10/9/1907

SWINEY, KIRBY GERALD, s/o Edward & Lou Ceba; 6/15/1909 - 9/8/1915

SWINEY, ALBERT LEE, s/o Edward & Lou Ceba; 6/18/1911, Bunker - 8/24/1941, St. Louis

SWINEY, SHELBA KAY, d/o Edward Jr. & emily nee Thompson (d/o Ira & Laura Ales Thompson); 5/19/1941 - 1/3/1942, St. Louis

SWINEY, EDWARD LEE, s/o Edward & Susan nee Thompson, 2/26/1866 - 7/16/1923, home, Salem; m. Rosa L. Karr, 2/12/1891, Dent Co. (by Rev. Berry H. Lanham), 2 sons, Ralph Irvin & Clifford Lee; m. Lydia Hulsey (2nd m. Clyde Gunnett --- she bur. Cedar Grove Cem., Salem) 3/1/1904, 1 dau., Maudeline (b. 11/22/1912, m. Lee Ringo, both bur. Cedar Grove Cem.); reared on Sinkin farm, operated livery business in Salem last 25 yrs. with Mr. Cape; member Salem Odd Fellow Lodge & Modern Woodmen; converted 1909, joined Salem Baptist

SWINEY, ROSA L., w/o Edward L., nee Karr; 10/5/1869 - 6/6/1903

SWINEY, CLIFFORD LEE, s/o Edward L. & Rosa nee Karr; d. c1929; m. Ora Estelle Smith (d. 1923, St. Louis bur. Greeley Cem.

SWINEY, RALPH IRVIN, s/o Edward L. & Rosa nee Karr, 1892 - 1951, home on Sinkin; m. Myrtle Mounce; Sinkin farmer, stockman, timberman; Dent Co. Justice of Peace many yrs., active in MFA

SWINEY, CORA MYRTLE, w/o Ralph; d/o John & Fannie Mae Hall Mounce (bur. Stagner Cem.); 9/1/1894 - 6/5/1975; m. 2nd John Apperson (bur. Cooksey Cem.)

SWINEY, THOMAS DANIEL WEBSTER "DAN", s/o Edward & Susan nee Thompson; 8/26/1868 - 3/24/1954, entire life spent on family farm, Sinkin Creek; m. Jennie Lee Karr, 11/8/1894 (by B. H. Lanham), no ch., reared foster ch.: Bill Helton, Jim Woolf, Howard Padgett, Carrie Baker, Otho Wooliver, Bethel Nesbitt, Howard Schaefer; converted 3/17/1954

SWINEY, JENNIE LEE, w/o Daniel, d/o William & Mary Karr; 5/10/1895, Rolla - 1/31/1944, home near Bunker

TRIPLETT, KEVIN DAN, 1/20/1986 - 1/21/1986, inf. of Jon (s/o Wes & Donna Triplett) & Patricia (d/o Ken. D. & Belinda Jackson Swiney); bro. to: twin Kyle Edward), Tyler Jon, Jessica, lived Festus

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