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THE SWINK FAMILY OF FAIRFAX COUNTY, VIRGINIA by H. Barrett Swink: email This book includes branches in Missouri, Texas, Florida & Connecticut. It also includes the German roots of SCHWENK and clarifies who was the ancestor of this family as well as some of the SCHWENKS of Pennsylvania. 232 pages, full name index.

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THE SWINK FAMILY OF MISSOURI by Robert A. Swink. The Star-News Publishing Co., Pasadena, CA., 1940; 77 pages, indexed. Frequent surnames are Kenner, McNutt, Shackleford and SWINK.


SOJOURNS OF MICHAEL SWINK OF GERMANY AND SOME OF HIS DESCENDANTS by Pastor Michael D. Thompson. Quality Business Service, Tyler, TX, 1997; 136 pages, indexed. Frequent surnames are Mays, Swink. Cost is $20.00. Contact Michael D. Thompson at


SWINK LINKS, A LOOK AT THE DESCENDANTS OF LAWRENCE SWINK OF AUGUSTA COUNTY, VIRGINIA by Allen G. Hamann. Self published, 1988. Copy in the Staunton, VA. Public Library. Frequent surnames: Fix, Swink and Withrow.


SWINKS OF BURKE, CATAWBA, GASTON, LINCOLN, McDOWELL, MECKLENBURG & RUTHERFORD COUNTIES OF NORTH CAROLINA, 1738 – 2000 by Mary Louise (Swink) Harmon. Gateway Press, Inc., Baltimore, MD., 2007; two volumes, hard bound, saddle-stitched, 1,141 pages, fully indexed. Frequent surnames: Chapman, Hudson, Huffman, Lail, Smith, Schwenk & Swink. Cost is $140.00. Contact Mary Harmon at


THE ANCESTRY OF WILLIAM AND KAREN SWINK by Charles Swink. Copies in the Marysville and Wapakoneta, Ohio Public Libraries.


THE GILDED AGE, SWINK, CHOCTAW COUNTY, OKLAHOMA, by Lila Douglas Swink, Swink, Oklahoma. This is a 72 page booklet, spiral bound, that discusses the SWINK’S of Oklahoma and the descendants of Peter J. Swink of Madison County, Tennessee. The cost is $25.00. Contact Lila Swink at



THE STRASSBURGER FAMILY AND ALLIED FAMILIES OF PENNSYLVANIA by Ralph Beaver Strassburger. Printed for private circulation, Gsynedd Valley, PA., 1922; 520 pages, indexed. Frequent surnames: Kern, Schwenk, Stout, Strassburger and Ziegler.


Note: If anyone has a published genealogy on their family name of SWINK, SCHWENK or its various spellings, please contact me: Mary S. Harmon at with your information.