┌── George Washington Hinshaw │ 1822-1907 ┌── Robert Tribble Henshaw ──┤ │ 1863-1948 │ │ └── Elizabeth Jane Robertson │ 1824-1893 Rosa Mae Henshaw ────────┤ B: 1899 │ ┌── Wilson Putman D: 1999 │ │ └── Isabella Putman ─────────┤ 1868-1952 │ └── Elizabeth Wilson M: John David Swearengin └── John Albert Swearengin (1922-) 1,2
|Rosa Mae Henshaw [ID 07107]||Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view:|
Born Aug 2 1899, Estillfork, Jackson County, Alabama.1,3,4,5,6
She married John David Swearengin, Aug 8 1919, Princeton, Jackson County, Alabama.4 John, son of Albert David Swearengin & Wade Hampton (Bishop) Sanders, was born Mar 13 1897, Estillfork, Jackson County, Alabama.1,3,5,7,8,9 (Mar 13 1896).2,6,10 Note that Rosa's brother Ernest married John's sister, Amanda Lou Swearengin.
John was a veteran of World War I.2,4 On Jun 5 1918 John David Swearengin, age 21, registered for the World War I draft in Scottsboro, Jackson County, Alabama. He declared he was born March 13 1896 in Swaim, Alabama, and was then still residing in Swaim where he was employed by Albert Swaim of Swaim. He declared his nearest relative was his father [sic], Wade Swearengin, of Swaim. He was recorded as medium height, medium build, blue eyes, brown hair.10
Rosa and John were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 14 1920), Bishop Precinct, Jackson County, Alabama:5
Rosa and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 10 1930), Bishop Precinct, Jackson County, Alabama:2
John died Mar 2 1980, Woodville, Jackson County, Alabama; buried Henshaw Cemetery, Jackson County, Alabama.1,3,4,6
In 1999 Rosa was living in/near Bridgeport, Jackson County, Alabama.6
Rosa Mae Henshaw died Nov 4 1999, North Jackson Nursing Home, Woodville, Jackson County, Alabama; age 100.4,6,14
Rose's obituary was published in the "Huntsville Times" (Huntsville, Alabama) on November 6, 1999:4,15
Rose H. Swearengin
WOODVILLE - Rose Henshaw Swearengin, 100, died Thursday at North Jackson Nursing Home. The funeral will be Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Bostick Hill United Methodist Church with the Revs. AL Helton and Tim Gifford officiating.
Burial will be in Henshaw Cemetery with Scottsboro Funeral Home in charge.
Mrs Swearengin was preceded in death by her husband, John Swearengin; and one daughter, Rose Sybil Swearengin.
Survivors include three daughters, Jewel Clark, Ruth Baker and Peggy Gifford, all of Woodville; three sons, James Buis Swearengin of Woodville, John A. Swearengin of Tavares, Fla., and Clyde Swearengin of Huntland, Tenn.; 13 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren.
Photo: Rosa Mae Henshaw 4
Photo: Rosa Mae Henshaw & John David Swearengin gravestone Henshaw Cemetery 4
Social Security information for Rosa Mae Henshaw: 416-86-2234
Social Security information for John David Swearengin: 416-22-0677
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