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  1. Elizabeth Swaine: Birth: 1649 in Branford, CT. Death: JAN 1706

  2. Joannah Swaine: Birth: 1651 in Branford, CT. Death: 16 SEP 1720 in Newark, NJ


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a. Note:   * settled with his family in Watertown, MA, Wethersfield, CT, and later an original settler of Branford, CT * one of the founders of the church and town of Branford, CT; in 1653 "propounded to the Court and approved as the chief military officer of Branford." * deputy to New Haven 1651 -63 * "as a friend and coadjutor accompanied Mr. Pierson to Newark, NJ" * one of the founding fathers of New-Ark, NJ, signed the New-Ark Plantation agreement on October 30, 1666 (3/Branford) * children of Samuel Swaine and Joanna 1. Elizabeth b. 1647; m Josiah Ward, m 2nd David Ogden 2. Mary b. March 1, 1649, d. Nov. 10 1655 3. Phebe b. May 24, 1654 4. Mary b. June 12, 1656 5. Christina b. Apr 25, 1659, m Nathaniel Ward 6. Sarah b Oct 7, 1661, m Thomas Johnson 7. Abigail, m Eleazar Lampson 8. Joanna, m Jasper Crane Jr. * History of the Colony of New Haven, CT, by Edward E Atwater, p 610 - 611 * the Ogden Family * Pioneer Settlers, with Genealogical Notices. (By Samuel H. Congar.): CAPT. SAMUEL SWAINE was son of William and broth. of Daniel; came in the "Elizabeth and Anne" from London, 1635; was at Watertown and Wethersfield; from thence rem. to Branford, in 1647, with its founders; was rep. 1663; in 1668 rep. Assemb. E.J. His will, made 1682, gives all to "beloved wife Joannah." Their ch. were, Elizabeth, b. 1649, wi. of Josiah Ward; Christiana, b. 1659, wi. Nath. Ward; Sarah, b. 1669, wi. Thomas Johnson; Abigail, wi. Eleazer Lampson and Joanna, wi. Jasper Crane. Joanna Crane, d. 16. Sept., 1720, a. 69,, * Shaw, William H., History of Essex and Hudson Counties. p. 716- 728; PIONEERS OF THE ORANGES. Aug. 28, 1675, Samuel Swaine had forty acres at the foot of the mountain, bounded on the north by John Baldwin, Sr., on the west by Robert Symon and Richard Harrison, on the east by Richard Harrison and on the south by the Common.
  Name: Johanna Swain Date: 25 Mar 1692 Calendar of New Jersey Wills, Vol. I 1670-1730 widow of Samuel; will of. Daughter Elizabeth Ogden, son-in-law Eliezer Lampson, dau. Abigail Lampson, son and daughter Jasper and Johannah Crane, son and daughter Nathaniel and Christian Ward, son and daughter Thomas and Sarah Johnson. Home lot in Newark, land at the Mountain, do. beyond the great swamp. Personal estate (a silver teabox). John Curtis and John Browne overseers. Witnesses--John Browne and Joseph Harison. Proved September 10, 1695.



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