Archives of Maryland
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Elizabeth Sherlock Swann (1814-1876)
MSA SC 3520-2270
First Lady of Maryland, 1866-1869

Born: 18141
Father: John Sherlock2
Mother: Elizabeth Sherlock3
Grandfather: Robert Gilmor4
Sherlock family home: Baltimore5
Marriage: November 1834 to Governor Thomas Swann6
Swann family home: "Morven Park", Leesburg, Virginia. Until her death, the couple resided in Baltimore7
Children: Louisa, Jane, Elizabeth, Mary, Thomas8
Died: April 25, 1876 of acute bronchitis9
Buried: April 28, 1876, in Greenmount Cemetery, Baltimore, Maryland10

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