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  (b. 26 February 1738 Newbury, Province of Massachusetts Bay   d. abt. 1840 Westbrook, Maine, USA )  

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Stephen SWETT was born 26 February 1738 in Newbury, Province of Massachusetts Bay

Stephen SWETT was the child of Joshua SWETT   and   Hannah WEBSTER and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Stephen SWETT and Mary KENT (maternal)  Israel WEBSTER and Susanna "Sally" MORRILL

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Stephen  married  Elizabeth HALE .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Elizabeth HALE  was born 1 March 1741 in Newbury, Massachusetts, USA .  Elizabeth was the child of John HALE and Mary NOYES.

Stephen SWETT died abt. 1840 in Westbrook, Maine, USA .
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Did You Know?America - Did you know? June 15, 1846 - Oregon Treaty fixes U.S.-Canadian border at 49th parallel; U.S. acquires Oregon territory.
Did You Know?The name 'Massachusetts' originates with native Americans in the Massachusetts Bay area (from the language of the Algonquian nation). The name translates roughly as 'at or about the great hill.' (statesymbolsusa.org)

1620 - 1627 - Plymouth Colony, New England
1628 - 1686 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1686 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1689 - 1692 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1692 - 1775 - Province of Massachusetts Bay
1776 - 1788 - Crown Colony of Massachusetts Bay
February 6, 1788 - Massachusetts becomes 6th U.S. state

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Elizabeth HALE was the child of John HALE and Mary NOYES




Children of Stephen SWETT and Elizabeth HALE:

flag male ancestor Joshua SWETT (b.10 January 1763, Westbrook, Maine, New England   d. 20 April 1851, Gorham, Maine, USA)
m. Mary BAILEY 


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26 February 1738
Newbury, Massachusetts, USA

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News1775 - First shots of Revolutionary War fired in Lexington and Concord. (April 19)
News1776 - American Declaration of Independence (July 4)
News1776 - Congress renames the nation 'United States of America' (September 9)
News1777 - The Articles of Confederation Were Adopted (November 15)
News1787 - U.S. Constitution ratified (September 17)
News1791 - The Bill of Rights takes effect (December 15)
News1803 - Louisiana Purchase - The United States doubled its size by purchasing this territory from Spain. (October 20)

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News1826 - Former U.S. Presidents Thomas Jefferson and John Adams both die on the 50th Anniversary of the signing of the United States Declaration of Independence.
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News1827 - The Baltimore & Ohio Railroad is incorporated, becoming the first railroad in America offering commercial transportation of both people and freight.
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