Local Family Histories
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The Swanguen Family Tree
Facts about the Swanguen Family shared by the Friedemann Family
Preston Van Buren Swanguen

Born: Feb. 5, 1863
Caplinger Mills, Cedar Co., Missouri

Died: December 24, 1907
Temecula, Riverside Co., California
Preston married Blanche
on November 11, 1886
in Oceanside, San Diego Co., CA

1st - Mrs. Blanche Hewitt Johnson

Born: October 1, 1857
Stark Co., Illinois

Died: October 14, 1944
Soquel, Santa Cruz Co., CA

To this union one child was born:

1. Roy Preston Swanguen

Born July 31, 1887 San Ignatio, San Diego, CA
Died Sept. 27, 1977 San Diego, San Diego, CA
Preston married Cassandra
on October 6, 1893
Temecula Hotel, Temecula, Riverside Co., CA

2nd - Cassandra "Cassie" Johnson

To this union four children were born:

1. Jessie Swanguen  
2. Carl Swanguen 
3. Lola Swanguen 
4. Waldo Swanguen
William Max Friedemann, Jessie (Swanguen) Friedemann
and son Billy Friedemann
Jessie and Lola Swanguen
at the front door of the Swanguen homestead