Andrew Swallows (b. Bet. 1739 - 1759, d. Bet. 1831 - 1859)
Andrew Swallows was born Bet. 1739 - 1759, and died Bet. 1831 - 1859. He married Catherine Kinder on 1785.
Notes for Andrew Swallows: The following is an email exchange I had with Sue Stepp about Andrew:
From: Sue Stepp To: Lloyd Stuart Chaffey III Subject: Re: Christopher Columbus Stewart Notes I have: In Sep 1777 he enlisted in the Continental Army where he served for two months and fought near Philadelphia PA. He fought both tours of duty as a substitute. He enlisted again in 1779 and served for one year as a wagoneer, hauling ammunition between Reading PA and White Plains NY. In the Spring of 1780, he moved to Wythe Co VA where he again enlisted and served one month as a Pvt In Capt Buchanan's VA Company. He enlisted in Feb 1781 and served two months, then later in the year, he again served two more months. After the war he moved to NC and then on to TN. It is felt that he came to Overton Co TN about 1818/1819. As a Pvt in PA troops American Revolution - was in Battle of Brandywine. His pension application was written in Dutch - could not write English. Received pension beginning in 4 Mar 1831 while residing in Overton Co TN. The pension was $26.66 anually. Other sources: "Tennessee Genealogical Records" by Edythe Rucker Whitley (1980) "Overton Co TN Genealogical Records" by Edythe Rucker Whitley (1979) "Swallow Family History" by Arthu Franklin Swallow (1968)
From: Lloyd Stuart Chaffey III To: Sue Stepp Subject: Re: Christopher Columbus Stewart Any information on my 6th great grandfather Andrew Swallows would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Lloyd
From: Sue Stepp To: Lloyd Stuart Chaffey III Subject: Re: Christopher Columbus Stewart Hi Lloyd - thanks, I was able to get into your web site. What would you like me to send you? Within the last two weeks I found some amazing info about Andrew Swallow(s). Sue Stepp
There is a picture of the Andrew Swallows family in the " Stray Leaves from Putnam County History" by Mary Hopson, page 200. Andrew married Catherine Kinder and they had seven children. All family members are listed with spouses. Researcher: Georgenia Stewart
CENSUS: There are no Swallows in the 1860 Census of Putnam Co., Tn. Researcher: Georgenia Stewart.
More About Andrew Swallows and Catherine Kinder: Marriage: 1785
Children of Andrew Swallows and Catherine Kinder are: