Descendants of Swan's Island's Seth Kempton

This summary has been derived from information in Dr. H. W. Small's 'History of Swan's Island' published in 1898.
Seth Kempton came with his brother Zachariah to Harbor Island in 1821. He was a young and unmarried man. When he left this place in 1825, he settled in Hampden. His wife was Lucy Brown, of Orrington, by whom he had seven children. The Kemptons eventually moved west in 1839 following their children. Mr. Kempton died six weeks after arriving in Iowa.
For the Swan's Island Education Society
Stephen C. Joyce
5616 Purnell Rd.
Wake Forest, NC 27587

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