Civil War veteran J. M. Swearingen with his six sons. Left to right: Mac, Oscar, Doug, J. M. H. H. "Babe", Wiley and Walter, circa 1905
H.H. "Babe" and Madge Ross Swearingen, parents of Hallie Swearingen Stennis and Raymond E. Swearingen, on their wedding day, November 14, 1909.
Hallie Swearingen, age six, and her brother Raymond E. Swearingen, age 18 months, children of Babe and Madge Swearingen
Madge Ross Swearingen, grandmother of Martha Jane Stennis, Photo circa 1905.
The old "Ross" place, built in 1839 in the Liberty Community, later became the home of the late Babe and Madge Ross Swearingen.
From "Kemper County, Mississippi - A Pictorial History", placed here with permission by the Kemper County Historical Commission.
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