Job Swim1

M, b. 10 May 1830
Job Swim|b. 10 May 1830|p292.htm#i8887|Michael Swim , Jr.|b. 12 Feb 1794\nd. 1868|p286.htm#i8714|Jemima Crowell (of Shag Harbour)|b. 2 Nov 1795\nd. b 1868|p286.htm#i8715|Michael Swim|b. c 1754|p284.htm#i8657|Letitia Doane|b. 1769\nd. 1851|p284.htm#i8658|John *. Crowell|d. 1803|p288.htm#i8795|Elizabeth Gardner||p1264.htm#i38567|

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.
  2. [S228] Patricia A. Terry (transcriber), Barrington Records, p. 55.

Rachel Swim1

F, b. 2 October 1831, d. 1907
Rachel Swim|b. 2 Oct 1831\nd. 1907|p292.htm#i8888|Michael Swim , Jr.|b. 12 Feb 1794\nd. 1868|p286.htm#i8714|Jemima Crowell (of Shag Harbour)|b. 2 Nov 1795\nd. b 1868|p286.htm#i8715|Michael Swim|b. c 1754|p284.htm#i8657|Letitia Doane|b. 1769\nd. 1851|p284.htm#i8658|John *. Crowell|d. 1803|p288.htm#i8795|Elizabeth Gardner||p1264.htm#i38567|

Family 1: Obediah Hopkins b. 17 Jul 1834, d. 11 Jul 1893

Family 2: Doctor James J. Clarke d. b 1881

Family 3: John *Lewis* Cunningham b. 16 Sep 1822, d. b 1861

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.
  2. [S228] Patricia A. Terry (transcriber), Barrington Records, p. 55.
  3. [S19] Interview, Roger Cunningham, 20 Feb 2006.
  4. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People, no officiant or location given.
  5. [S19] Interview, Roger Cunningham, 20 Feb 2006, no officiant or location given.
  6. [S228] Patricia A. Terry (transcriber), Barrington Records, p. 130.

John *Lewis* Cunningham1,2,3

M, b. 16 September 1822, d. before 1861
John *Lewis* Cunningham|b. 16 Sep 1822\nd. b 1861|p292.htm#i8889|Duncan McCallum Cunningham|b. 28 Sep 1799|p1.htm#i28|Kezia Smith|b. 10 Aug 1799|p1.htm#i29|John E. Cunningham|b. 1755\nd. 25 Sep 1845|p2.htm#i46|Mercy Smith|b. 12 Sep 1758\nd. 1845|p2.htm#i47|Hezekiah Smith|b. 1754\nd. 16 Feb 1834|p2.htm#i52|Abigail Doane|b. 18 Apr 1758\nd. c 1837|p2.htm#i53|

Family: Rachel Swim b. 2 Oct 1831, d. 1907

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.
  2. [S19] Interview, Roger Cunningham, 20 Feb 2006.
  3. [S228] Patricia A. Terry (transcriber), Barrington Records, p. 130.
  4. [S228] Patricia A. Terry (transcriber), Barrington Records, p. 61.
  5. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People, no officiant or location given.
  6. [S19] Interview, Roger Cunningham, 20 Feb 2006, no officiant or location given.

Doctor James J. Clarke1

M, d. before 1881
  • Anecdote*: He was probably the first doctor on Cape Sable Island, NS, and lived at Centreville. He is listed there in the 1861 census.2
  • Marriage*: Doctor James J. Clarke married Rachel Swim, daughter of Michael Swim , Jr. and Jemima Crowell (of Shag Harbour), ; 2nd m. for Rachel, she his widow.1
  • Death*: Doctor James J. Clarke died before 1881.2

Family: Rachel Swim b. 2 Oct 1831, d. 1907

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.
  2. [S27] Margaret E. Messenger, Island town.

Obediah Hopkins1

M, b. 17 July 1834, d. 11 July 1893
Obediah Hopkins|b. 17 Jul 1834\nd. 11 Jul 1893|p292.htm#i8892|Thomas Hopkins||p292.htm#i8893|Mary Crowell||p1247.htm#i38028|||||||||||||

Family 1: Charlotte Smith b. 5 Apr 1835, d. 6 Dec 1887

Family 2: Rachel Swim b. 2 Oct 1831, d. 1907

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.
  2. [S228] Patricia A. Terry (transcriber), Barrington Records, p. 19.
  3. [S226] Ward Cunningham, "Ward Files", Ancestral File.
  4. [S226] Ward Cunningham, "Ward Files", Ancestral File, per Margaret Messenger.

Thomas Hopkins1

M
  • Marriage*: Thomas Hopkins married Mary Crowell on 25 January 1814 ; by S.O. Doane.2

Family: Mary Crowell

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.
  2. [S228] Patricia A. Terry (transcriber), Barrington Records, p. 19.
  3. [S228] Patricia A. Terry (transcriber), Barrington Records, p. 18.

Gamalieli Swim1

M, b. 4 July 1834
Gamalieli Swim|b. 4 Jul 1834|p292.htm#i8894|Michael Swim , Jr.|b. 12 Feb 1794\nd. 1868|p286.htm#i8714|Jemima Crowell (of Shag Harbour)|b. 2 Nov 1795\nd. b 1868|p286.htm#i8715|Michael Swim|b. c 1754|p284.htm#i8657|Letitia Doane|b. 1769\nd. 1851|p284.htm#i8658|John *. Crowell|d. 1803|p288.htm#i8795|Elizabeth Gardner||p1264.htm#i38567|

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.
  2. [S228] Patricia A. Terry (transcriber), Barrington Records, p. 55.
  3. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People, gives month and year only.

Gabriel Swim1

M
Gabriel Swim||p292.htm#i8895|Michael Swim , Jr.|b. 12 Feb 1794\nd. 1868|p286.htm#i8714|Jemima Crowell (of Shag Harbour)|b. 2 Nov 1795\nd. b 1868|p286.htm#i8715|Michael Swim|b. c 1754|p284.htm#i8657|Letitia Doane|b. 1769\nd. 1851|p284.htm#i8658|John *. Crowell|d. 1803|p288.htm#i8795|Elizabeth Gardner||p1264.htm#i38567|

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.

Nehemiah Swim1

M, b. circa 1836, d. circa 1893
Nehemiah Swim|b. c 1836\nd. c 1893|p292.htm#i8896|Michael Swim , Jr.|b. 12 Feb 1794\nd. 1868|p286.htm#i8714|Jemima Crowell (of Shag Harbour)|b. 2 Nov 1795\nd. b 1868|p286.htm#i8715|Michael Swim|b. c 1754|p284.htm#i8657|Letitia Doane|b. 1769\nd. 1851|p284.htm#i8658|John *. Crowell|d. 1803|p288.htm#i8795|Elizabeth Gardner||p1264.htm#i38567|

Family 1: Eliza A. Nickerson (of Shag Harbour)

Family 2: Annie Nickerson b. 1841, d. 1872

Family 3: Matilda Smith (of Bear Point) d. 1882

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.

Annie Nickerson1

F, b. 1841, d. 1872
Annie Nickerson|b. 1841\nd. 1872|p292.htm#i8897|Joshua Nickerson||p292.htm#i8898|Hannah (?)||p292.htm#i8899|||||||||||||

Family: Nehemiah Swim b. c 1836, d. c 1893

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.

Joshua Nickerson1

M

Family: Hannah (?)

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.

Hannah (?)1

F
  • Marriage*: Hannah (?) married Joshua Nickerson.
  • Married Name: Her married name was Nickerson.1

Family: Joshua Nickerson

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.

Jemima Swim1

F, b. 1861, d. 1898
Jemima Swim|b. 1861\nd. 1898|p292.htm#i8900|Nehemiah Swim|b. c 1836\nd. c 1893|p292.htm#i8896|Annie Nickerson|b. 1841\nd. 1872|p292.htm#i8897|Michael Swim , Jr.|b. 12 Feb 1794\nd. 1868|p286.htm#i8714|Jemima Crowell (of Shag Harbour)|b. 2 Nov 1795\nd. b 1868|p286.htm#i8715|Joshua Nickerson||p292.htm#i8898|Hannah (?)||p292.htm#i8899|

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.

George Crowell (of Bear's Point)1

M

Family: Jemima Swim b. 1861, d. 1898

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.

John A. Swim1

M, b. 1866
John A. Swim|b. 1866|p292.htm#i8902|Nehemiah Swim|b. c 1836\nd. c 1893|p292.htm#i8896|Annie Nickerson|b. 1841\nd. 1872|p292.htm#i8897|Michael Swim , Jr.|b. 12 Feb 1794\nd. 1868|p286.htm#i8714|Jemima Crowell (of Shag Harbour)|b. 2 Nov 1795\nd. b 1868|p286.htm#i8715|Joshua Nickerson||p292.htm#i8898|Hannah (?)||p292.htm#i8899|

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.
  2. [S475] Yarmouth Times, various, various, 16 Oct 1891 edition.

Mina Sears (of Woods Harbour)1,2

F
  • Married Name: Her married name was Swim.1
  • Marriage*: Mina Sears (of Woods Harbour) married John A. Swim, son of Nehemiah Swim and Annie Nickerson, in September 1891 at Shag Harbour, NS; by Rev W Miller.1,2

Family: John A. Swim b. 1866

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.
  2. [S475] Yarmouth Times, various, various, 16 Oct 1891 edition.

Minnie A. Swim (of Bear Point)1,2

F, b. 1866, d. 1948
Minnie A. Swim (of Bear Point)|b. 1866\nd. 1948|p292.htm#i8904|Nehemiah Swim|b. c 1836\nd. c 1893|p292.htm#i8896|Annie Nickerson|b. 1841\nd. 1872|p292.htm#i8897|Michael Swim , Jr.|b. 12 Feb 1794\nd. 1868|p286.htm#i8714|Jemima Crowell (of Shag Harbour)|b. 2 Nov 1795\nd. b 1868|p286.htm#i8715|Joshua Nickerson||p292.htm#i8898|Hannah (?)||p292.htm#i8899|
  • Married Name: Her married name was Brown.1
  • Married Name: Her married name was Nickerson.1
  • Marriage*: Minnie A. Swim (of Bear Point) married Joseph Brown, son of Captain Ephraim Brown, ; 2nd m. for Minnie.1
  • Birth*: Minnie A. Swim (of Bear Point) was born in 1866.1
  • She was the daughter of Nehemiah Swim and Annie Nickerson.1
  • Marriage*: Minnie A. Swim (of Bear Point) married Jeremiah Nickerson (of Woods Harbour) on 20 October 1888 at Shag Harbour, NS; by Rev W Miller, 1st m. for Minnie.1,2
  • Death*: Minnie A. Swim (of Bear Point) died in 1948.1

Family 1: Joseph Brown

Family 2: Jeremiah Nickerson (of Woods Harbour)

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.
  2. [S475] Yarmouth Times, various, various, 3 Nov 1888 issue.

Jeremiah Nickerson (of Woods Harbour)1

M

Family: Minnie A. Swim (of Bear Point) b. 1866, d. 1948

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.
  2. [S475] Yarmouth Times, various, various, 3 Nov 1888 issue.

Joseph Brown1

M
Joseph Brown||p292.htm#i8906|Captain Ephraim Brown||p292.htm#i8907||||||||||||||||

Family: Minnie A. Swim (of Bear Point) b. 1866, d. 1948

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.

Captain Ephraim Brown1

M

Family:

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.

Hattie Swim1

F, b. 1868, d. 1871
Hattie Swim|b. 1868\nd. 1871|p292.htm#i8908|Nehemiah Swim|b. c 1836\nd. c 1893|p292.htm#i8896|Annie Nickerson|b. 1841\nd. 1872|p292.htm#i8897|Michael Swim , Jr.|b. 12 Feb 1794\nd. 1868|p286.htm#i8714|Jemima Crowell (of Shag Harbour)|b. 2 Nov 1795\nd. b 1868|p286.htm#i8715|Joshua Nickerson||p292.htm#i8898|Hannah (?)||p292.htm#i8899|

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.

Jeremiah Swim (of Clark's Harbour)1,2

M, b. 27 December 1870, d. 1948
Jeremiah Swim (of Clark's Harbour)|b. 27 Dec 1870\nd. 1948|p292.htm#i8909|Nehemiah Swim|b. c 1836\nd. c 1893|p292.htm#i8896|Annie Nickerson|b. 1841\nd. 1872|p292.htm#i8897|Michael Swim , Jr.|b. 12 Feb 1794\nd. 1868|p286.htm#i8714|Jemima Crowell (of Shag Harbour)|b. 2 Nov 1795\nd. b 1868|p286.htm#i8715|Joshua Nickerson||p292.htm#i8898|Hannah (?)||p292.htm#i8899|
  • Anecdote*: The 1901 census shows him as a fisherman, head of household 63 family 71 in Clark's Harbour, Canadian born, English descent, and a Free Baptist. He also had 2 domestics in the house that year, Ellie Blades, born 10 Oct 1883, single, and Margaret Nickerson, born 14 Sep 1873, married and with a daughter Lila born 22 Apr 1900.3
  • Birth*: Jeremiah Swim (of Clark's Harbour) was born on 27 December 1870 at NS.4
  • He was the son of Nehemiah Swim and Annie Nickerson.1
  • Birth-Var: Alternatively, Jeremiah Swim (of Clark's Harbour) was born in 1871.1
  • Marriage*: He married Emma Nickerson (of Woods Harbour), daughter of James Nickerson (of Woods Harbour), on 1 August 1893 at Woods Harbour, NS; at the residence of the bride's parents, by Rev W Miller.1,2
  • Death*: Jeremiah Swim (of Clark's Harbour) died in 1948.1

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.
  2. [S477] Yarmouth Times, Mar 1892 - Dec 1893, n/a, 4 Aug 1893 edition.
  3. [S39] 1901 unknown record type, unknown repository address.
  4. [S39] 1901 unknown record type, unknown repository address, p. 9.

Emma Nickerson (of Woods Harbour)1,2

F, b. 31 May 1865
Emma Nickerson (of Woods Harbour)|b. 31 May 1865|p292.htm#i8910|James Nickerson (of Woods Harbour)||p292.htm#i8911||||||||||||||||
  • Anecdote*: The 1901 census shows her Canadian born, English descent, and a Free Baptist.3
  • Married Name: Her married name was Swim.1
  • Birth*: Emma Nickerson (of Woods Harbour) was born on 31 May 1865 at NS.4
  • She was the daughter of James Nickerson (of Woods Harbour).1
  • Marriage*: Emma Nickerson (of Woods Harbour) married Jeremiah Swim (of Clark's Harbour), son of Nehemiah Swim and Annie Nickerson, on 1 August 1893 at Woods Harbour, NS; at the residence of the bride's parents, by Rev W Miller.1,2

Family: Jeremiah Swim (of Clark's Harbour) b. 27 Dec 1870, d. 1948

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.
  2. [S477] Yarmouth Times, Mar 1892 - Dec 1893, n/a, 4 Aug 1893 edition.
  3. [S39] 1901 unknown record type, unknown repository address.
  4. [S39] 1901 unknown record type, unknown repository address, p. 9.

James Nickerson (of Woods Harbour)1

M

Family:

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.

Annie Violet Swim1,2

F, b. 28 April 1895
Annie Violet Swim|b. 28 Apr 1895|p292.htm#i8912|Jeremiah Swim (of Clark's Harbour)|b. 27 Dec 1870\nd. 1948|p292.htm#i8909|Emma Nickerson (of Woods Harbour)|b. 31 May 1865|p292.htm#i8910|Nehemiah Swim|b. c 1836\nd. c 1893|p292.htm#i8896|Annie Nickerson|b. 1841\nd. 1872|p292.htm#i8897|James Nickerson (of Woods Harbour)||p292.htm#i8911||||

Family: Manasseh Atkinson b. 30 Apr 1892

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.
  2. [S39] 1901 unknown record type, unknown repository address, p. 8.
  3. [S455] Cape Island Photos, online www.facebook.com, attributed to Shelburne Co Genealogical Society and www.virtualmuseum.ca.
  4. [S39] 1901 unknown record type, unknown repository address.

Susan Maude Swim1,2

F, b. 21 September 1895
Susan Maude Swim|b. 21 Sep 1895|p292.htm#i8914|Jeremiah Swim (of Clark's Harbour)|b. 27 Dec 1870\nd. 1948|p292.htm#i8909|Emma Nickerson (of Woods Harbour)|b. 31 May 1865|p292.htm#i8910|Nehemiah Swim|b. c 1836\nd. c 1893|p292.htm#i8896|Annie Nickerson|b. 1841\nd. 1872|p292.htm#i8897|James Nickerson (of Woods Harbour)||p292.htm#i8911||||
  • Married Name: Her married name was Atwood.1
  • Anecdote*: The 1901 census shows her Canadian born, English descent, and a Free Baptist. It is possible that the Susan M. referred to in the census is actually her sister Myrtle (#8917).3
  • Marriage*: Susan Maude Swim married Alliston Atwood.1
  • Birth*: Susan Maude Swim was born on 21 September 1895 at NS; if her sister Annie (#8912) was born in Apr 1895 then this birthdate is not correct.2
  • She is the daughter of Jeremiah Swim (of Clark's Harbour) and Emma Nickerson (of Woods Harbour).1

Family: Alliston Atwood

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.
  2. [S39] 1901 unknown record type, unknown repository address, p. 8.
  3. [S39] 1901 unknown record type, unknown repository address.

Alliston Atwood1

M

Family: Susan Maude Swim b. 21 Sep 1895

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.

James Hibbert Swim1

M, b. 30 May 1897
James Hibbert Swim|b. 30 May 1897|p292.htm#i8916|Jeremiah Swim (of Clark's Harbour)|b. 27 Dec 1870\nd. 1948|p292.htm#i8909|Emma Nickerson (of Woods Harbour)|b. 31 May 1865|p292.htm#i8910|Nehemiah Swim|b. c 1836\nd. c 1893|p292.htm#i8896|Annie Nickerson|b. 1841\nd. 1872|p292.htm#i8897|James Nickerson (of Woods Harbour)||p292.htm#i8911||||

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.
  2. [S39] 1901 unknown record type, unknown repository address.
  3. [S39] 1901 unknown record type, unknown repository address, p. 8.

Myrtle Swim1

F
Myrtle Swim||p292.htm#i8917|Jeremiah Swim (of Clark's Harbour)|b. 27 Dec 1870\nd. 1948|p292.htm#i8909|Emma Nickerson (of Woods Harbour)|b. 31 May 1865|p292.htm#i8910|Nehemiah Swim|b. c 1836\nd. c 1893|p292.htm#i8896|Annie Nickerson|b. 1841\nd. 1872|p292.htm#i8897|James Nickerson (of Woods Harbour)||p292.htm#i8911||||

Family: Ernest Atkinson b. 20 Feb 1898

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.

Marguerite Swim1

F
Marguerite Swim||p292.htm#i8919|Jeremiah Swim (of Clark's Harbour)|b. 27 Dec 1870\nd. 1948|p292.htm#i8909|Emma Nickerson (of Woods Harbour)|b. 31 May 1865|p292.htm#i8910|Nehemiah Swim|b. c 1836\nd. c 1893|p292.htm#i8896|Annie Nickerson|b. 1841\nd. 1872|p292.htm#i8897|James Nickerson (of Woods Harbour)||p292.htm#i8911||||

Citations:

  1. [S26] Margaret E. Messenger, People.