SWEET, Gideon
UNKNOWN, Elizabeth
SWEET, Sterling Junius


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SWEET, Sterling Junius

  • Born: 27 Oct 1882, King William County, Virginia, United States 772
  • Marriage: SIZEMORE, Lizzie on 10 Jan 1904 in King William County, Virginia, United States 678

bullet   Other names for Sterling were SWEAT, Sterling,773 SWEAT, Sterling J.,678,774,775 SWEATT, Sterling J.,776,777,778 SWEATT, Sterling Junius,772 SWEET, Sterling J.,612,677,779,780 SWEET, Stirling 618 and SWETT, Sterling.781


bullet  Noted events in his life were:

Story. I do not know that Sterling is a child of Gideon. I have included him here because of his appearance along with Silas Sweet in a few places. In 1910 Census, they are in adjacent households. In 1915, Silas and Sterling J. Sweet share a house in Richmond. In 1924, Stirling Sweet lives at 2911 Williamsburg Avenue, a house that Silas is at in 1934.

Alt. Birth, Cir 1880, Virginia, United States. 775

Alt. Birth, Cir 1881, Virginia, United States. 677,781

Alt. Birth, 1882, King William County, Virginia, United States. 678

Occupation: Fisherman, 1910. 781

Census, 29 Apr 1910, Pamunkey Indian Reservation, West Point District, King William County, Virginia. 781
1) Swett, Sterling, head of household, age 28, married for 6 years, born VA, parents born VA, fisherman, owns his farm, tribe not specified, received allotment 1904, lives on his own land in civilzed dwelling
2) Swett, Lizzie, wife, age 31, married for 6 years, no children, born VA, parents born VA, tribe not specified.

Occupation: Motorman, 1912. 773

Residence: Beverly nr West, 1912, Richmond, VA. 773

Occupation: Laborer, 1916. 780

Residence: 1723 N 28th, 1915 to 1918, Richmond, VA. 612,779,780

Residence: 2911 Williamsburg Avenue, 1924 to 1947, Richmond, VA. 618,772,774,775,776,777,778

Occupation: Fish Market Proprietor, 1930. 677

Residence: 412 East Marshall, 1930, Richmond, VA. 677

Census, 11 Apr 1930, Richmond, VA. 677
1) Sweet, Sterling J., head of household, rents his home at 412 East Marshall for $25, age 48, married at age 20, born VA, parents born VA, proprietor of fish and oyster market, not a veteran
2) Sweet, Lizzie, wife, age 50, married at age 22, born VA, parents born VA.

Occupation: Grocer, 1936. 776

Occupation: Sportsman Guide, 1940. 775

Census, 29 Apr 1940, Richmond, VA. 775
1) Sweat, Sterling J., head of household, owns his home at 2911 Williamsburg Ave, value $750, age 59, married, completed 5th grade, born VA, lived in same place in 1935, worked 50 hours as spotsman guide (fishing and hunting), worked 52 weeks in 1939, had other income
2) Sweat, Elizabeth S., wife, age 67, married, no education, born VA, worked 60 hours as clerk in grocery store, worked 52 weeks in 1939, had other income.

Occupation: Grocer, 1942 to 1943. 774,778

Appearance in Document: World War 2 Draft Registration, 27 Apr 1942, Richmond, VA. 772 Sterling Junius Sweatt, residence 2911 Williamsburg Ave, Richmond, VA, age 59, born Oct 27 1882 in King William County, VA, point of contact Mrs. Lizzie Sweatt, same address, in business for self at same address, signature S. J. Sweatt, race White [not Indian], dated 27 Apr 1942 in Richmond.

Story: Native American. 678


Sterling married Lizzie SIZEMORE on 10 Jan 1904 in King William County, Virginia, United States.678 (Lizzie SIZEMORE was born in 1876 in King William County, Virginia, United States 678.)

bullet  Noted events in their marriage were:

Marriage, 10 Jan 1904, King William County, Virginia, United States. 678 Sterling J. Sweat, age 22, born 1882 in King Wm. Co. VA, son of W. G. Sweat and Fannie, native american, single, and Lizzie S. Bradly, age 28, born 1876 in King Wm. Co. VA, daughter of Wm. Sizemore, native american, widowed, married on 10 Jan 1904 at King William, VA.

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