Grover Bricker Sword

Male 1895 - 1974  (79 years)


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  • Name Grover Bricker Sword 
    Born 19 Jan 1895  Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Date per family bible entry. What?
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1930  Election District 4, Washington, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Age: 34; Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Head
    Residence 1935  Washington County, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1 Apr 1940  Washington County, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Age: 43; Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Head
    Died 16 Jul 1974  Hagerstown, Washington, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Text of obituary:

      [The Morning Herald, Hagerstown, MD., Thursday, July 18, 1974]
      Grover B. Sword Sr.
      BLAIRS VALLEY--Grover Bricker Sword Sr., 79, of Blairs Valley, died Tuesday at the Washington County Hospital.
      He was a life resident of Blairs Valley, a son of the late Bessie Bricker and John C. Sword Sr. He was a self-employed carpenter, and a member of Blairs Valley Church of God.
      He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Ethel Carbaugh Sword; sons, Norris E. Sword Sr. of Blairs Valley, Grover B. Sword Jr., and James C. Sword, both of Hagerstown; sisters, Mrs. Catherine Suffecool, Miss Florence Sword, and Mrs. Helen Keefer, all of Clear Spring; brothers, Fred Sword, John Sword, and Jesse Sword, all of Blairs Valley; and six grandchildren and on great-grandchild.
      Services will be held on Friday at 2 p.m. at the Blairs Valley Church of God. The Rev. Paul Moore will officiate; burial will be in Blairs Valley Cemetery.
      Friends may call at the Thompson Funeral Home in Clear Spring at any time, and at the church one hour prior to the time of the service.
    Buried 19 Jul 1974  Clear Spring, Washington, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Blairs Valley Cemetery. 
    Person ID I307  Carbaugh
    Last Modified 6 Feb 2017 

    Family Ethel Leona Carbaugh,   b. 14 May 1902, Clear Spring, Washington, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 2002, Hagerstown, Washington, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years) 
    Married 1925  Morgan, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F75  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Jan 1895 - Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1925 - Morgan, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1935 - Washington County, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Apr 1940 - Washington County, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Jul 1974 - Hagerstown, Washington, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Blairs Valley Cemetery. - 19 Jul 1974 - Clear Spring, Washington, Maryland, USA
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  • Sources 
    1. [S30] Web: Maryland, Find A Grave Index, 1637-2012.

    2. [S1245] 1930 U.S. Census, Washington County, Maryland, Election District 4 township, p. 134B (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 22-29, sheet 9B, dwelling 175, family 475, Grover Bricker Sword; citing NARA microfilm publication T626, roll 881.

    3. [S1247] 1940 U.S. Census, Washington County, Maryland, Clear Spring township, p. 541A (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 22-41, sheet 12A, household 212, Grover Bricker Sword; citing NARA microfilm publication T627, roll 1561.

    4. [S44] West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971.


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