Martha Ellen (Swearinguin) Dunlap, youngest daughter of Thomas
& Sarah Elizabeth Shepherd Swearinguin, was born 7 Jul 1843 in Menard Co., IL. She died 28 Feb
1916 in Menard Co., IL. She and her second husband, James Wellington Overstreet, were
the parents of the following children: Jenny (1867); Nellie (1 Apr 1870); Mary (1871); Loretta (1875);
Elizabeth (1877) and Fannie (12 May 1879). Nellie was born in Menard Co., IL and the
rest of the children were born in Sangamon Co., IL.
Submitted by: Ellen Booth