Jefferson County, NY Pioneers


PIONEER SWEET FAMILY



1. WILLIAM SWEET was born 1780, perhaps in Washington or Otsego Counties, New York. He arrived in Plessis in 1818-1819. He was buried at Brookside Cemetery (Plessis) on 9 July 1853.

He married
SUSANNAH (---) who was born in 1779 in Washington County, N. Y. Susannah was buried at Brookside Cemetery (Plessis) on 7 June 1862.

Children, SWEET:
At least 6, only three identified.

2 ii SAMUEL SWEET

3 iii WILLIAM D. SWEET married HANNAH HOSNER

4 iv MINERVA SWEET married ARCHIBALD HOSNER (HASNER)

2. SAMUEL SWEET (son of WILLIAM and SUSANNAH SWEET) was born in 1797. He died in 1861 and is buried at Brookside Cemetery (Plessis).

Children: SWEET

5 i BENJAMIN SWEET

3 WILLIAM D. SWEET (son of WILLIAM and SUSANNAH (---) SWEET) was born in 1819 at Plessis. He died 18 Oct 1905 and is buried at Brookside Cemetery (Plessis).

He married
HANNAH HOSNER, (daughter of NICHOLAS and ABIGAIL (---) HOSNER) born in 1825 at Plessis. She died 24 Jan 1898 and is buried at Brookside Cemetery (Plessis).

Children: SWEET

6 i CATHERINE SWEET

7 ii MARY P. SWEET

8 iii ADELAIDE SWEET

9 iv JOHN M. SWEET

10 v WILLIAM SWEET

4. MINERVA SWEET (daughter of WILLIAM D. SWEET and HANNAH HOSNER) was born in 1828 in Plessis. She was buried on 23 Dec 1903 at Brookside Cemetery (Plessis).

She married
ARCHIBALD HOSNER (HASNER) (son of NICHOLAS and ABIGAIL HOSNER), was born 1819 in Plessis.

Children: HOSNER (later became HASNER)

11 i MARY A. HASNER married MILAN EDDY, son of ANDREW and MERCY EDDY

12 ii GEORGE HASNER married CORA PUTNAM, daughter of ALVIN and ALIDA (LINGENFELTER) PUTNAM

13 iii DOLLY HASNER married T. E. "Tuck" SMITH

14 iv EDWARD CLINTON HASNER married MAY DILLON


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