Chester, PA, near Philadelphia, is no longer the best area to live, but used to be a thriving city where many of my ancestors originated from.
Chamness Family of Williamson County, Illinois
Cape Charles, Virginia police sergeant dies from a gunshot would trying to capture a killer.
John Sweeny could be the father of William Sweeny of Chester, PA. John's will leaves William out, but does that mean he is not his father?
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Mrs. Williams was the fifth to die within the immediate family within the past few years. She is survived by four brothers, Charles Sweeney, Samuel Sweeney, of Hagerstown, Md., John Sweeney, of Middletown road, and Harry Sweeney, of Wallingford. She is also survived by one daughter, Mrs. Ella Serad (spelling of Serad is questionable).
Source: Chester Times, Sep 16, 1935