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SWAN (Soundex S500) — See also KWAN, SHAN, SWAIN, SWAINE, SWANBERG, SWANBERY, SWANEE, SWANEY, SWANGER, SWANHOLM, SWANICK, SWANIE, SWANIGAN, SWANK, SWANLUND, SWANN, SWANNER, SWANSON, SWANSTON, SWANTE, SWANTON, SWANWICK, SWANZEY, SWAUN, SWAYNE, SWEN, SWON.

  SWAN: See also Rupert F. Aldrich — Theodore Mead Bailey — Charles Swan Benton — Gilson Grant Blake, Jr. — Charles M. Brown — A. Swan Brown — Rudolph M. Clay — Edison Swan Fisk — William Swan Garvin — Swan Johnson — Philip Barton Key — Kenneth S. Kurtz — James Swan Lawton — Justin Smith Morrill — Swan Nelson — Swan Nelson — Swan Nelson — Swan P. Norman — Perez Randall — T. Swan Rathbun — William Eustis Russell — Swan Swanson — Sharon Swan Tieszen — James Hammond Trumbull — Benjamin Sumner Welles
  Swan, Albert J. — of New Castle County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 12th District, 1911-14. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Arthur — of Rochester, Olmsted County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1952 (alternate), 1964; Presidential Elector for Minnesota, 1972. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Benjamin — of Vermont. Vermont state treasurer, 1800-33. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Benjamin — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Elected Massachusetts state house of representatives Eleventh Hampden District 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Swan, Beryl — of Glenallen, Bollinger County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Bollinger County, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Caleb — Republican. Candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1857; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Charles C. — of Clinton, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Clinton; elected 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Charles E. — of Calais, Washington County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Calais, Maine, 1897-98. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Cleve H. — Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 40th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Clyde H. — of Barre, Worcester County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Cyrus — of Sharon, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Sharon, 1824-25, 1827-28. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, David — Constitution candidate for U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Swan, Deloris — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Swan, Dot Dorsey — of Pittsfield, Pike County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, E. Everett — of East Haddam, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Haddam; elected 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Edward Everett
  Swan, E. S. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Edward — of Gardiner, Kennebec County, Maine. Whig. Mayor of Gardiner, Maine, 1853. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Edward C. — of Farmington, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Farmington; elected 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Edwin C. — of Bridgeton, St. Louis County, Mo. Mayor of Bridgeton, Mo., 1961-67. Still living as of 1967.
  Swan, Everett See E. Everett Swan
  Swan, Gustave — of Ohio. Justice of Ohio state supreme court, 1830. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, H. N. — of Fairmont, Fillmore County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1909-11. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Harry B. — of Atlantic, Cass County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Harry S. — Republican. Candidate for Governor of Florida, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Mrs. Henry II — of Denver, Colo. Republican. Member of Republican National Committee from Colorado, 1957. Female. Still living as of 1957.
  Swan, Henry — United American candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Swan, Henry H. — Constitution candidate for Presidential Elector for Wisconsin, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Henry Harrison (1840-1916) — Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., October 2, 1840. U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Michigan, 1891-1911; retired 1911. Died in Grosse Pointe, Wayne County, Mich., June 12, 1916 (age 75 years, 254 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Swan, Henry Tilden — of North Tarrytown (now Sleepy Hollow), Westchester County, N.Y. Mayor of North Tarrytown, N.Y., 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Hobart E. — of Kearney, Buffalo County, Neb. Democrat. Postmaster at Kearney, Neb., 1919-22 (acting, 1919-20). Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Hurlbut — of Lake County, Ill. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention from Lake County, 1847. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Isaac W. — of Orleans County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, J. — of Allegheny (now part of Pittsburgh), Allegheny County, Pa. Postmaster at Allegheny, Pa., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, James (1754-1830) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Paris, France. Born in Scotland, 1754. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; twice wounded at the Battle of Bunker Hill; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1777-78; imprisoned for debt in Paris, from 1808 to about 1830. Died in Paris, France, July 31, 1830 (age about 76 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1776 to Hepzibah Clarke.
  The World War II Liberty ship SS James Swan (built 1944, wrecked 1952) was named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Swan, James D. — Republican. Member of Wisconsin state senate 15th District; elected 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Swan, Jerome — of Grosse Pointe Woods, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Swan, John, Jr. — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, John C. — of Marietta, Washington County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, John N. — of Huntingdon, Huntingdon County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, John T. — of Auburn, Nemaha County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Joseph R. — of Franklin County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Franklin County, 1850-51; justice of Ohio state supreme court, 1855-59. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Kathy — of Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2012, 2016; elected Missouri state house of representatives 147th District 2012. Female. Still living as of 2016.
  Swan, Monroe — Democrat. Member of Wisconsin state senate 6th District; elected 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Swan, Robert G. — American Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for Arizona, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Swan, Robert R. — of Tulare County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 6th District, 1856-57. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Samuel (1771-1844) — of Somerville, Somerset County, N.J. Born near Scotch Plains, Somerset County, N.J., 1771. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Somerset County, 1807; U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1821-31 (at-large 1821-23, 2nd District 1823-25, at-large 1825-31). Died in Bound Brook, Somerset County, N.J., August 24, 1844 (age about 73 years). Entombed at Presbyterian Cemetery, Bound Brook, N.J.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Swan, T. A. — of West Virginia. Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Thomas M. — of California. Member of California state assembly, 1860-61, 1875-77 (10th District 1860-61, 19th District 1875-77). Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Thomas Walter (1877-1975) — Born in Norwich, New London County, Conn., December 20, 1877. Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 1926-53; took senior status 1953. Member, American Bar Association. Died July 13, 1975 (age 97 years, 205 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Swan, Vennona — of Joplin, Jasper County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, Vincent — of Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 53rd District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, W. H. — of Glenarden, Prince George's County, Md. Mayor of Glenarden, Md., 1939-41. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, W. W. — Socialist. Social Democratic candidate for Presidential Elector for South Dakota, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, William B. — of Belfast, Waldo County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Belfast, Maine, 1879-80. Burial location unknown.
  Swan, William Graham (1821-1869) — also known as William G. Swan — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Born in 1821. Lawyer; circuit judge in Tennessee, 1840; Tennessee state attorney general, 1851; mayor of Knoxville, Tenn., 1855-56; served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; Representative from Tennessee in the Confederate Congress, 1862-65. Died April 18, 1869 (age about 47 years). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Tenn.
  Swan, William K. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 10th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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