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Gump/Deitrich Lineage

 

1. Jacob Gump, b. c1824, OH, d. 1896; m. Sarah Catherine Deitrich, b. c1826, VA.

Children:   a) Louisa, b. c1845, Perry Twp., Allen Co., IN

                b) David, b. c1847, Perry Twp., Allen Co., IN

                c) Cynthia Ann*, b. 24 Jun 1853, Perry Twp., Allen Co., IN

                d) Emma, b. c1855, Perry Twp., Allen Co., IN

                e) Elizabeth, b. c1858, Perry Twp., Allen Co., IN

                f) Perry, b. c1862, Perry Twp., Allen Co., IN

 

2. Cynthia Ann Gump, b. 24 Jun 1853, Allen Co., IN, d. 23 May 1919, Rome City, IN; m. 25 Feb 1872 to Abraham Zemer Foote, 25 Feb 1842, Darke Co., OH, d. 1 Jun 1912, Corunna, DeKalb Co., IN.

During the Civil War, Abraham served with Company D of the 44th Indiana Volunteer Infantry. His regiment saw action at Fort Henry, Fort Donelson, Shiloh, Iuka, Corinth, Murfreesboro, Chattanooga, Chickamauga and Missionary Ridge. He was slightly wounded at Shiloh.

Children:   a) Perry Allen*, b. 18 Nov 1872, Allen Co., IN

                b) Oliver Morton, b. 22 Feb 1874

                c) Jacob Elmer, b. 25 Aug 1875

                d) Irma Jane, b. 8 Dec 1877

                e) Gerry Franklin, b. 10 Jul 1880

                f) Myrta May, b. 7 Jul 1884

                g) Sarah Catherine, b. 19 Jun 1888

 

3. Perry Allen Foote, b. 18 Nov 1872, Allen Co., IN, d. 16 May 1942, Corunna, DeKalb Co., IN; m. Edythe Margarete Olinger (dau. of Cyrus and Martha (Bowers) Olinger), b. 6 Apr 1880, Anderson Co., KS, d. 27 Mar 1972, Auburn, DeKalb Co., IN.

Children:   a) Ruth Martha, b. Auburn, DeKalb Co., IN

                b) LaRea*, b. Auburn, DeKalb Co., IN

                c) Helen Maxine, b. Auburn, DeKalb Co., IN

 

4. LaRea Foote, b. Auburn, DeKalb Co., IN; m. to Ward Garside Swarts, b. 28 Sep 1906, Auburn, IN; d. 29 Mar 1979, Reston, VA.

Children:   a) Stephen Ward*, b. Dixon., Lee Co., IL

                b) Susan, b. Three Rivers, MI

 

5. Stephen Ward Swarts, b. Dixon., Lee Co., IL; m. to Dianne Bennett Rogers, b. Williamsburg, VA.

Children:   a) David Rogers*, b. Willamsburg, VA

                b) Scott Ward, b. Sturgis, MI

 

6. David Rogers Swarts, b. Willamsburg, VA; 1m. to Sheila Lynn Hendershot, b. Jackson, MI; 2m. to Sherie Fern (Blakeman) Eley, b.Vandercook Lake, MI.

Children:   a) Samantha Lynn, b. Ann Arbor, MI

                b) Courtney Atherton, b. Ann Arbor, MI

 

Prepared 12 Aug 1999 by: David R. Swarts, 1905 Springport Rd., Jackson, MI 49202, dswarts@mailcity.com