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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

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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