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Descendants of Martin Van Buren Swearingen


41. KATHRYN BELLE10 SWEARINGEN (CHARLES AI9, JOHN ABNER8, MARTIN VAN BUREN7, ISAAC STULL SWEARINGEN6 JR., ISAAC STULL5 SWEARINGEN, JOHN4, VAN SWEARINGEN3 SR., THOMAS2 VANSWEARINGEN, GARRETT1 VANSWERINGEN) was born May 23, 1915 in Laurens, Pocahontas Co., Iowa, and died October 08, 1988 in New London, Ohio. She married WILLARD GRAHAM SEWARD June 25, 1933 in Lake Okaboji, Dickinson Co., Iowa. He was born April 13, 1909 in Sanborn, O'brien Co., Iowa, and died December 18, 1955 in Storm Lake, Buena Vista Co., Iowa.

Notes for K
ATHRYN BELLE SWEARINGEN:
Obituary of Kathryn Belle Seward, Pilot Tribune newspaper, Storm Lake, Iowa - (Transcript by Susan Mack):


Kathryn Seward


Services for Kathryn Belle Seward, 73, New London, Ohio, formerly of Laurens, were held Oct. 17th in Sliefert Chapel, Storm Lake. Rev. Tom Shaw of United Methodist Church, officiated. Burial will be in Buena Vista Memorial Park, Storm Lake. Sliefert Funeral Home, Storm Lake, was in charge of arrangements.
Kathryn was born May 23rd, 1915, to Charles and Ida (Anderson) Swearingen in Laurens. She graduated form Laurens High School in May 1933. She married Willard G. Seward on June 25th, 1933, in Spirit Lake. She worked in Rexall Drug Store, Springdale, Ark., and Ressler's Drug Store, Storm Lake. She retired in 1977. She enjoyed needlework, and was an active member of United Methodist church, Storm Lake.
Preceding her in death were her parents; husband; one brother - Leland Swearingen; and two great-grandchildren - Leimer II, Ft. Bragg, N.C.; and Cyndal Jean Byrd.
Survivors include one son - Dick Seward, Sacramento Calif.; one daughter - Kay Gibson, West Palm Beach, Fla.; three brother-in-laws - Wendell Seward, Los Angeles, Calif.; Charles Seward, Storm Lake; and John Seward, Boise, Idaho; two sister-in-laws - Lois Swearingen, Springdale, Ark.; and Dorothy Anderson, Fort Dodge; eight grandchildren - Dennis Leimer, West Palm Beach, Fla.; Randall Leimer, Ft. Bragg, N.C.; Corey Seward, Los Angeles, Calif.; Christopher Seward, Cynthia Seward, and Michael Seward all of Sacramento, Calif.; and two great-grandchildren - Lisa Leimer, Ft. Bragg, N.C.; and Joshua Byrd, West Palm Beach, Fla.










More About K
ATHRYN BELLE SWEARINGEN:
Burial: October 17, 1988, Memorial Cemetery, Storm Lake, Buena Vista, Co., Iowa

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ILLARD GRAHAM SEWARD:
Willard's death came suddenly in a tragic automobile - train accident.


Transcript of Obituary, Willard Graham Seward - (Susan Mack):

Willard Graham Seward, one of twin boys born of Charles H. and Florence Graham Seward in the Methodist parsonage of Sanborn, entered this world April 13,1909, and went home to his Maker the morning of Dec. 18th, 1955 after a rich and full life.
His boyhood was spent in several northwest Iowa communities and he received his high school diploma from Algona high school in 1928.
Willard met Miss Kathryn Swearingen while living at Laurens and on June 25th, 1933, they were united in marriage at the Methodist Camp grounds on Lake Okaboji.
The first child born to their union was a son, Richard Charles, on June 24th, 1934. Coming to live in Storm Lake in 1936, the family later resided briefly at Watertown, S.D., where their daughter, Kay Elaine, was born on May 22nd, 1939.

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ILLARD GRAHAM SEWARD:
Burial: December 1955, Memorial Cemetery, Storm Lake, Buena Vista, Co., Iowa
Cause of Death: Trauma to neck and chest
     
Children of K
ATHRYN SWEARINGEN and WILLARD SEWARD are:
  i.   RICHARD CHARLES11 SEWARD, b. June 24, 1934, Laurens, Pocahontas Co., Iowa.
  ii.   KAY ELAINE SEWARD, b. May 22, 1939, Watertown, Codington Co., South Dakota.


42. LELAND SAM10 SWEARINGEN (CHARLES AI9, JOHN ABNER8, MARTIN VAN BUREN7, ISAAC STULL SWEARINGEN6 JR., ISAAC STULL5 SWEARINGEN, JOHN4, VAN SWEARINGEN3 SR., THOMAS2 VANSWEARINGEN, GARRETT1 VANSWERINGEN) was born July 13, 1919 in Laurens, Pocahontas Co., Iowa, and died August 08, 1988 in Springdale, Arkansas. He married LOIS LORRAINE POINT December 02, 1939 in Storm Lake, Buena Vista Co., Iowa. She was born July 08, 1922 in Rolfe, Pocahontas Co., Iowa.

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ELAND SAM SWEARINGEN:
Obituary, Leland Sam Swearingen, Laurens Sun newspaper, 25 August, 1988. (Transcript by Susan Mack):


Services held for
Bud Swearingen, 69



Funeral services were held Wednesday, August 10 at Shady Grove Cemetery at Springdale, Arkansas for Leland "Bud" Swearingen. Mr. Swearingen passed away Monday, August 8 at Springdale.

He was born July 13, 1919 at Laurens, Iowa, the son of Charles and Ida Swearingen. He attended school at the Laurens Community School. Bud was married to the former Lois Piont of Pocahontas.

Survivors include his wife, Lois, three sons, Charles of Olathe, Kansas; Gary of Springdale, Arkansas; and Jim of Rogers, Arkansas; one daughter, Pam Bersi of Springdale; 12 grandchildren, one great-grandchild, and one sister, Katherine Seward of New London, Ohio.

The address of Mrs. Swearingen is Lois Swearingen, 1101 S. Old Mo Road, Box 50, Springdale, Arkansas 72764.


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ELAND SAM SWEARINGEN:
Alias: "Bud"
Burial: August 10, 1988, Shady Grove Cemetery, Springdale, Arkansas
     
Children of L
ELAND SWEARINGEN and LOIS POINT are:
111. i.   CHARLES WILLIAM11 SWEARINGEN, b. October 30, 1940, Laurens, Pocahontas Co., Iowa.
112. ii.   GARY LEE SWEARINGEN, b. May 31, 1942, Cedar Falls, Blackhawk Co., Iowa.
113. iii.   JAMES ALLEN SWEARINGEN, b. October 06, 1949, Alta, Buena Vista Co., Iowa.
114. iv.   PAMELA SUE SWEARINGEN, b. April 17, 1946, Storm Lake, Buena Vista Co., Iowa.


43. LOUIS JURGEN WILHELM10 PIERSON (ELMER JOHN9, ORINDA WILMINA8 SWEARINGEN, MARTIN VAN BUREN7, ISAAC STULL SWEARINGEN6 JR., ISAAC STULL5 SWEARINGEN, JOHN4, VAN SWEARINGEN3 SR., THOMAS2 VANSWEARINGEN, GARRETT1 VANSWERINGEN) was born February 23, 1909 in Manning, Carroll Co., Iowa, and died July 10, 1985 in Madison Hospital, Madison, South Dakota. He married EVELYN IRENE PETERSEN September 27, 1934 in Luverne, Rock Co., Minnesota. She was born February 10, 1913 in Mitchell, South Dakota.
     
Children of L
OUIS PIERSON and EVELYN PETERSEN are:
  i.   GAIL JANICE11 PIERSON, b. September 16, 1939.
  ii.   WESLEY PIERSON, b. November 16, 1940.
  iii.   DENNY PIERSON, b. October 21, 1943.


44. ALBERT BURTON CARL10 PIERSON (ELMER JOHN9, ORINDA WILMINA8 SWEARINGEN, MARTIN VAN BUREN7, ISAAC STULL SWEARINGEN6 JR., ISAAC STULL5 SWEARINGEN, JOHN4, VAN SWEARINGEN3 SR., THOMAS2 VANSWEARINGEN, GARRETT1 VANSWERINGEN) was born August 29, 1911 in Manning, Carroll Co., Iowa. He married (1) GLADYS MARIE HOFFGAARD June 03, 1931 in unknown. She was born February 02, 1909 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and died September 24, 1972 in St. Paul, Minnesota. He married (2) VELDA HEMER December 28, 1974 in unknown. She was born March 19, 1918 in unknown.
     
Children of A
LBERT PIERSON and GLADYS HOFFGAARD are:
  i.   MARIDELLE RAE11 PIERSON, b. October 27, 1945.
  ii.   SHERIDAN PIERSON, b. June 03, 1948.
  iii.   LYNN FAYE PIERSON, b. May 14, 1951.


45. VIONE MAMIE BERTHA10 PIERSON (ELMER JOHN9, ORINDA WILMINA8 SWEARINGEN, MARTIN VAN BUREN7, ISAAC STULL SWEARINGEN6 JR., ISAAC STULL5 SWEARINGEN, JOHN4, VAN SWEARINGEN3 SR., THOMAS2 VANSWEARINGEN, GARRETT1 VANSWERINGEN) was born June 03, 1913. She married CLINTON CLAUS LUDWIG STAMMAN September 09, 1936 in Edgerton, Minnesota. He was born July 23, 1912 in Denver Twp, Rock Co., Minnesota, and died April 30, 1998 in Luverne, Rock Co., Minnesota.
     
Child of V
IONE PIERSON and CLINTON STAMMAN is:
  i.   GARY CLINTON11 STAMMAN, b. August 15, 1937.


46. JOE DONEHEY10 FICKE (HANNAH ANNA LOUISE9 SWEARINGEN, SAMUEL MARTIN8, MARTIN VAN BUREN7, ISAAC STULL SWEARINGEN6 JR., ISAAC STULL5 SWEARINGEN, JOHN4, VAN SWEARINGEN3 SR., THOMAS2 VANSWEARINGEN, GARRETT1 VANSWERINGEN) was born 1924. He married (1) BETTY REEDE. He married (2) DOVIE KING.
     
Children of J
OE FICKE and BETTY REEDE are:
115. i.   DELIAH11 FICKE, b. 1952.
  ii.   JOE DONEHEY JR. FICKE, b. 1961.


47. FRANCIS ANN10 FICKE (HANNAH ANNA LOUISE9 SWEARINGEN, SAMUEL MARTIN8, MARTIN VAN BUREN7, ISAAC STULL SWEARINGEN6 JR., ISAAC STULL5 SWEARINGEN, JOHN4, VAN SWEARINGEN3 SR., THOMAS2 VANSWEARINGEN, GARRETT1 VANSWERINGEN) was born 1929. She married AUDRY H. BURNETT. He was born 1923.
     
Children of F
RANCIS FICKE and AUDRY BURNETT are:
116. i.   DEBRA ANN11 BURNETT, b. 1953.
117. ii.   LINDA LOU BURNETT, b. 1955.
  iii.   GARY LEE BURNETT, b. 1959; d. 1966.


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