Robinson SWIFTAge: 8718271914

Name
Robinson SWIFT
Birth June 9, 1827 39 39
Geneseo, Livingston, New York

Death of a sisterAlthea SWIFT
September 4, 1840 (Age 13)

MarriageLaura HUNTINGView family
February 18, 1846 (Age 18)
Pembroke, Genesee, New York

Birth of a daughter
#1
Loretta SWIFT
December 9, 1847 (Age 20)
Geneseo, Livingston, New York

Birth of a son
#2
Wilbert SWIFT
May 2, 1849 (Age 21)

Birth of a son
#3
Clarence L'grand SWIFT
April 25, 1854 (Age 26)
Pembroke, Genssee, New York

Death of a brotherLewis SWIFT
October 24, 1854 (Age 27)

Birth of a daughter
#4
Nellie SWIFT
August 10, 1855 (Age 28)

Birth of a daughter
#5
Arvilla SWIFT
June 1856 (Age 28)
Pembroke, Genssee, New York

Death of a sisterAdeline SWIFT
August 20, 1856 (Age 29)

Birth of a son
#6
Newton Aldridge SWIFT
January 13, 1861 (Age 33)
Pembroke, Genssee, New York

Birth of a daughter
#7
Florence SWIFT
September 5, 1863 (Age 36)

Death of a motherMary WHITE
November 30, 1863 (Age 36)
New York

Birth of a daughter
#8
Gertrude Debra SWIFT
November 9, 1865 (Age 38)
Pembroke, Genesee, New York

Death of a fatherLevi SWIFT
April 7, 1868 (Age 40)
New York

Birth of a son
#9
Sidney SWIFT
June 16, 1868 (Age 41)

Death of a sonClarence L'grand SWIFT
December 18, 1870 (Age 43)

Marriage of a childJohn MONTGOMERYNellie SWIFTView family
October 1873 (Age 46)

Marriage of a childWilbert SWIFTEmma PARKSView family
February 20, 1876 (Age 48)

Marriage of a childElijah WILLISArvilla SWIFTView family
December 1876 (Age 49)

Death of a sonWilbert SWIFT
April 20, 1879 (Age 51)

Marriage of a childWillard Corwin CUTLERGertrude Debra SWIFTView family
January 1, 1884 (Age 56)
Central Lake, Antrim, Michigan

Marriage of a childNewton Aldridge SWIFTIda Belle JACKSONView family
June 24, 1884 (Age 57)
Antrim County, Michigan

Death of a sisterBerthana SWIFT
April 22, 1891 (Age 63)

Death of a daughterArvilla SWIFT
June 20, 1896 (Age 69)

Death of a sisterBetsy SWIFT
June 17, 1905 (Age 78)

Death of a daughterFlorence SWIFT
July 13, 1907 (Age 80)

Occupation
Lumermillman
Farmer

Death November 29, 1914 (Age 87)
Antrim County, Michigan

Record Change August 27, 2000 (85 years after death)

Religion
Methodist Episcopal Church

Family with parents - View family
father
Levi SWIFT
Birth: August 10, 1787 44 22Richmond, Cheshire, New Hampshire
Death: April 7, 1868New York
mother
Mary WHITE
Birth: August 11, 1787Richmond, Cheshire, New Hampshire
Death: November 30, 1863New York
sister
elder brother
Lewis SWIFT
Birth: February 8, 1811 23 23
Death: October 24, 1854
23 months
elder sister
Betsy SWIFT
Birth: January 1, 1813 25 25
Death: June 17, 1905
3 years
elder sister
Berthana SWIFT
Birth: March 3, 1816 28 28
Death: April 22, 1891
3 years
elder sister
Adeline SWIFT
Birth: February 17, 1819 31 31
Death: August 20, 1856
23 months
elder sister
Althea SWIFT
Birth: January 13, 1821 33 33
Death: September 4, 1840
6 years
Robinson SWIFT
Birth: June 9, 1827 39 39Geneseo, Livingston, New York
Death: November 29, 1914Antrim County, Michigan
Family with Laura HUNTING - View family
Robinson SWIFT
Birth: June 9, 1827 39 39Geneseo, Livingston, New York
Death: November 29, 1914Antrim County, Michigan
wife
LauraHunting.jpg Laura HUNTING
Birth: March 28, 1826 26 22Gates Monroe, New York
Death: September 6, 1919Kearney Tsp, Antrim, Michigin
 
Marriage: February 18, 1846Pembroke, Genesee, New York
22 months
daughter
Loretta SWIFT
Birth: December 9, 1847 20 21Geneseo, Livingston, New York
17 months
son
Wilbert SWIFT
Birth: May 2, 1849 21 23
Death: April 20, 1879
5 years
son
Clarence L'grand SWIFT
Birth: April 25, 1854 26 28Pembroke, Genssee, New York
Death: December 18, 1870
16 months
daughter
Nellie SWIFT
Birth: August 10, 1855 28 29
Death: March 16, 1932
11 months
daughter
Arvilla SWIFT
Birth: June 1856 28 30Pembroke, Genssee, New York
Death: June 20, 1896
5 years
son
NewtonAldridgeSwift.jpg Newton Aldridge SWIFT
Birth: January 13, 1861 33 34Pembroke, Genssee, New York
Death: August 2, 1928Mill City, Linn, Oregon
3 years
daughter
Florence SWIFT
Birth: September 5, 1863 36 37
Death: July 13, 1907
2 years
daughter
Gertrude Debra SWIFT
Birth: November 9, 1865 38 39Pembroke, Genesee, New York
Death: December 17, 1939Mill City, Linn, Oregon
3 years
son
Sidney SWIFT
Birth: June 16, 1868 41 42
Death: December 12, 1955

 
Shared note
The following is from "Biographical Sketches of Northern Michigan", which is at the Antrim County, Michigan, Public Library Robinson Swift is a native of the Old Empire State, born at Geneseo, Livingston County, New York. Descendant of Revolutionary ancestors, his native homestead having been at one time the home of General Wadsworth in Revolutionary annals. Robinson Swift is the son of Levi and Mary (White) Swift. Levi, born in Mendon, Mass, and Mary in Entrim, New Hampshire. They were farm people in Genesee Valley. They had six children, Lewis, Betsey, Berthana, Adeline, Althea and Robinson- two which survived. Robinson married Laura D. Hunting, February 18, 1846, Laura was the daughter of Sidney and Sally Hunting, natives of Mass. Robinson came to Antrim in 1877. He and Sidney owned 86 acres of land. In politics he was first a Whig, but became a Republican when that party was formed. His only public office was that of Pathmaster. Robinson entered farming as a vocation. His religion, the Methodist Episcopal Church. Few citizens of Antrim County were more widely known or highly respected than Robinson Swift. He was successful in business, a kind husband, beloved father, and a citizen whom all respected and trusted. Lenore Swift Stanley and Florence Swift Stanley remember their grandfather, Newton Aldridge Swift tell that his father, Robinson Swift was a big man, reaching a height of 6 ft. 7 in. or 8in. Newton told them that his father would come in for supper, and if it wasn't on the table, would pound on the table and shout, "I want my supper NOW!"