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Sweeney Cemetery
Located at 4800 McCormack Church Rd (a.k.a.) Ky Hwy 1194 off Ky Hwy 78.  
Beautiful well kept little cemetery.


This cemetery and all photos submitted by Ronnie and Bernice Bates, 
Wanda Glover and Eldred Melton unless otherwise stated

   Submitter   
Moses Sweeney
died 17 June 1813 age 79
S/O Charles Sweeney & Ann Wythe
He came to Lincoln County in 1787 & bought land an built a log cabin to raise his 15 children with his wife Elizabeth Johnson.  They married in Virginia. He was also  a Private for 6th Virginia Regiment / Revolutionary War in Warren County, Ky. Elizabeth Johnson was a cousin to Vice President Richard Mentor Johnson, he was vice President to President Martin Van Buren during the years 1837-1841, James Madison was President of the United States when Moses Sweeney died.  Moses was the first Sweeney family in Lincoln County
Lois Carson
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