Category Archives: Gad Seward and Elizabeth Thompson and Mary Sloane

Gad Seward and his children…

Gad Seward married twice. He first married to Elizabeth Thompson about 1797. They had two children together, as far as I know. Elizabeth was born about 1777 and probably in Ireland maybe Granville, MA. She died about 1811 in Luzerne … Continue reading

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Gad Seward’s Estate or his legacy!

Trying to pin down what happened to Gad Seward, his death, land dealings, and estate details has been quite the challenge. Gad is not cooperating. Court Records: I have not been able to find Gad listed in the Orphan’s Court … Continue reading

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Gad Seward’s land dealings….

Gad Seward was involved with the buying and selling of it in Huntington and Fairmount Twp. from about 1794 to his death. Gad was not a Connecticut Claimant, per Donna’s book, but he did get involved with the chain of title … Continue reading

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