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Swift Family Bible (MC 257)

Biographical Note

This bible was a Christmas gift from Mrs. George Parker Swift, Sr. to Mr. and Mrs. George Parker Swift, Jr. in 1875. The Swift families were the owners of the Swift Manufacturing Company, Muscogee Manufacturing Company, Swift Mills and many other Columbus, Georgia businesses.

Scope and Content

This is the family bible of the George Parker Swift, Jr. branch of the family. It includes Family History pages, between the Old and New Testaments, containing information on the marriages, births and deaths of numerous Swift family members.

1874 1 box (.3 l.f.)

Permission to Publish

Permission to publish material from the Swift Family Bible must be obtained from the Columbus State University Archives at Columbus State University. Use of the following credit line for publication or exhibit is required:

Swift Family Bible (MC 257)
Columbus State University Archives
Columbus, Georgia


This was a gift of Clifford Swift in 2009.

Note to Researchers

See also:

Muscogee Mills Company (MC 146)

Swift Manufacturing Company (MC 225)

Swift Spinning Collection (MC 250)

Box and Item List

Box 1

Item 1 – Swift Family Bible, 1874