Earnest Sweet1

(20 January 1874 - )
Earnest Sweet|b. 20 Jan 1874|p1253.htm|William Augustus Sweet|b. 12 Jan 1836\nd. 27 Jun 1886|p31.htm|Cordelia Ann Brown|b. 11 Aug 1845\nd. 8 May 1921|p32.htm|Enoch Sweet|b. c 1797|p33.htm|Emily Resco|b. 1801\nd. 4 Apr 1856|p34.htm|George L. Brown|b. 12 May 1820\nd. 20 Jan 1896|p35.htm|Barsheba A. Dumprope|b. 28 Sep 1822\nd. 1 May 1913|p36.htm|
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Descendants of Enoch Sweet
     Earnest Sweet was born on 20 Jan 1874 in Wisconsin.1,2 He applied for a pension on 6 Jul 1892 in Cedar Rapids, Boone County, Nebraska, on behalf of the children Earnest named in her previous pension claim.3 He lived in 22nd & Fowler Ave., Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, on 11 Nov 1897.4

Last Edited=May 28, 2006


  1. William A. Sweet pension application file, #352045, cert. 267,182; Federal Pension and Bounty Land Warrant applications, Civil War and Later; Box 36648 (NARA: Washington, D.C.), Declaration for Original Pension of a Widow submitted by Cordelia A. Sweet dated 8 March 1886..
  2. William Sweet household, 1880 United States Census, Wisconsin, Manitowoc County, Eaton, SD 4, ED 63, p. 31 (stamped p. 75), dw/fam 222. NARA. T9.
  3. William A. Sweet pension application file, Declaration for Pension of Children under Sixteen years of Age, dated 6 July 1892, filed 31 July 1892.
  4. William A. Sweet pension application file, sworn statement of Earnest Sweet, dated 11 November 1897..