Name: Robert SWYFT 1
Birth: ABT 1549 in England
Death: 1561 in England 1
Some in FDR ancestry have wife as Bridget Hastings.
Swift 1955, says may be father of William the immigrant. Wife Ann. Tomb in Rotherham Parish in Rotherham. Ann died 1539, Robert 1561. No sources. If lineage correct he is ancestor of President FDR
Bridget HASTINGS b: ABT 1553 in England
- William SWIFT b: 1589 in Bocking, Essex, Engl bapt prob
- Text: Swift, Katharine Whitin, The Swift family : historical notes Whitinsville, Mass.: E.K. Swift, 1955, 177 pgs. Heritage Quest on-line; [lacks sources and has glaring errors that are not expected in 1955 works]