Valentine Sweet


Valentine Sweet is another one of those ancestors that require more research.  At the moment, he is disconnected from the family tree. Birth: Feb. 14, 1664

His bio from is below:


Birth: Feb. 14, 1664
North Kingstown
Washington County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Jan. 24, 1725
Valentine Sweet was the son of JAMES & MARY GREENE SWEET. He married ELEANOR on November 8, 1686 in Warwick, Kent Co., RI.

From THE McCULLUM FAMILY by Inez F. Johnson, 1957, “This Sweet family is known as the Bone-Setting Sweets. This gift is said to be inherited from Mary Greene Sweet who was the daughter of Surgeon (John) Greene. They also have another gift, the faculty of compounding linaments and washes from the roots and barks found in almost every neighborhood, and are very efficacious in reducing inflammation and swellings and in preventing mortification.”

Family links:
James Sweet (1622 – 1698)
Mary Greene Sweet (1633 – 1686)

Phillip Sweet (1655 – 1710)*
Benoni Sweet (1663 – 1751)*
Valentine Sweet (1664 – 1725)
Samuel Sweet (1667 – 1728)*

*Calculated relationship

Sweet – Austin Lot
North Kingstown
Washington County
Rhode Island, USA

Unknown tree placement.