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SEWALL (Soundex S400) — See also ASWELL, BARNEWALL, DEWALL, EWALL, KEWALL, LEWALLEN, NEWALL, OPPEWALL, PRAISEWATER, ROSEWATER, SAWALL, SAWHILL, SAYWELL, SEAWELL, SEWAK, SEWARD, SEWARDS, SEWELL, SEWILL, SOWELL, STONEWALL, WALES, WALL, WALLES, WASSELL.

  SEWALL: See also Sewall Wester Abbott — George Sewall Boutwell — Samuel Cony — Daniel Albert Cony — Sewall Spaulding Farwell — William Sewall Gardner — Sewall Gross — T. Sewall Lancaster — Sewall Libbey — Joseph Homan Manley — James Sewall Morsell — Sewall C. Strout
  Sewall, Albert See F. Albert Sewall
Arthur Sewall Sewall, Arthur (1835-1900) — of Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine. Born in Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine, November 25, 1835. Democrat. Shipbuilder; part owner of the Bath Iron Works; president, Maine Central Railroad; director for other railroads; president, Bath National Bank; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1876, 1880 (member, Credentials Committee), 1888; member of Democratic National Committee from Maine, 1888-96; candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1896. Swedenborgian. Suffered a stroke of apoplexy and died three days later, in Phippsburg, Sagadahoc County, Maine, September 5, 1900 (age 64 years, 284 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, Bath, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of William Dunning Sewall (1797-1877) and Rachel Allen (Trufant) Sewall (1797-1876); married to Emma Duncan Crooker (1836-1919); father of Harold Marsh Sewall; grandfather of Arthur Sewall, Loyall Farragut Sewall, Sumner Sewall and Arthur Sewall II; first cousin of Daniel Albert Cony (1837-1892); first cousin twice removed of Chase Mellen, Jr.; third cousin twice removed of Samuel Sewall; fourth cousin once removed of Joseph Homan Manley.
  Political family: Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: New York Public Library
  Sewall, Arthur (1887-1961) — of Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine. Born in Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine, July 21, 1887. Republican. Mayor of Bath, Maine, 1935-37, 1939; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1936. Died in Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine, July 31, 1961 (age 74 years, 10 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, Bath, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of William Dunning Sewall (1861-1930) and Mary Locke (Sumner) Sewall (1863-1945); brother of Sumner Sewall; married, November 18, 1916, to Laura A. Barler (1886-1976); nephew of Harold Marsh Sewall; grandson of Arthur Sewall; first cousin of Loyall Farragut Sewall and Arthur Sewall II; first cousin twice removed of Daniel Albert Cony (1837-1892); third cousin of Chase Mellen, Jr..
  Political family: Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sewall, Arthur II (1898-1962) — of Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine. Born in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, February 28, 1898. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1940. Died June 24, 1962 (age 64 years, 116 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, Bath, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of Harold Marsh Sewall and Camilla Loyall (Ashe) Sewall (1866-1931); brother of Loyall Farragut Sewall; married to Anne Lane Warren (1902-1988); grandson of Arthur Sewall (1835-1900); first cousin of Arthur Sewall (1887-1961) and Sumner Sewall; first cousin twice removed of Daniel Albert Cony (1837-1892); third cousin of Chase Mellen, Jr..
  Political family: Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sewall, Charles A. — of Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La. Democrat. Postmaster at Shreveport, La., 1838-40. Burial location unknown.
  Sewall, Charles Smith (1779-1848) — also known as Charles S. Sewall — of Elkton, Cecil County, Md. Born in Queen Anne's County, Md., 1779. Democrat. Member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1815-17, 1823-25; member of Maryland state senate, 1826-30; U.S. Representative from Maryland, 1832-33, 1843 (6th District 1832-33, 3rd District 1843). Episcopalian. Died in Harford County, Md., November 3, 1848 (age about 69 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Sewall, David (1735-1825) — of York, York County, Maine. Born in York, York County, Maine, October 7, 1735. Lawyer; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1782-89; U.S. District Judge for Maine, 1789-1818; resigned 1818. Died in York, York County, Maine, October 22, 1825 (age 90 years, 15 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Sewall, F. Albert — of Newmarket, Rockingham County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Newmarket, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sewall, George P. — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Sewall, Grenville S. — of Rye, Westchester County, N.Y. Mayor of Rye, N.Y., 1944-47. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sewall, Harold Marsh (1860-1924) — also known as Harold M. Sewall — of Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine. Born in Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine, January 3, 1860. Republican. U.S. Vice Consul in Liverpool, 1885-87; U.S. Consul General in Apia, 1887-92; lawyer; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1896, 1903-07; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1896, 1916; U.S. Minister to Hawaiian Islands, 1897-98; member of Maine state senate, 1907-09; candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine 2nd District, 1914; member of Republican National Committee from Maine, 1924. Died, in a private hospital in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., October 28, 1924 (age 64 years, 299 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, Bath, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of Arthur Sewall (1835-1900) and Emma Duncan (Crooker) Sewall (1836-1919); married, September 14, 1893, to Camilla Loyall Ashe (1866-1931); father of Camilla Loyall Ashe Sewall (who married Walter Evans Edge), Loyall Farragut Sewall and Arthur Sewall II; uncle of Arthur Sewall (1887-1961) and Sumner Sewall; first cousin once removed of Daniel Albert Cony (1837-1892); second cousin once removed of Chase Mellen, Jr.; third cousin thrice removed of Samuel Sewall.
  Political family: Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Sewall, Harry D. — of Huron, Beadle County, S.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Sewall, James W. — of Old Town, Penobscot County, Maine. Democrat. Postmaster at Old Town, Maine, 1915-22; candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine 4th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Sewall, John Octavius (1806-1840) — also known as John O. Sewall — of Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La. Born in Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine, 1806. Mayor of Shreveport, La., 1839-40. Presbyterian. Died in Elysian Fields, Harrison County, Tex., 1840 (age about 34 years). Burial location unknown.
  Sewall, Loyall Farragut (1894-1958) — also known as Loyall F. Sewall — of Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine. Born in Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine, September 13, 1894. Republican. Investment broker; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1932. Died in Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine, April 6, 1958 (age 63 years, 205 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Harold Marsh Sewall and Camilla Loyall (Ashe) Sewall (1866-1931); brother of Arthur Sewall II; married to Jane Smith; grandson of Arthur Sewall (1835-1900); first cousin of Arthur Sewall (1887-1961) and Sumner Sewall; first cousin twice removed of Daniel Albert Cony (1837-1892); third cousin of Chase Mellen, Jr..
  Political family: Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Sewall, Mrs. Pat — of St. Louis Park, Hennepin County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Sewall, Samuel (1757-1814) — of Massachusetts. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., December 11, 1757. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1784, 1788-96; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1796-1800 (11th District 1796-97, at-large 1797-1800); resigned 1800; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1800-14; chief justice of Massachusetts supreme judicial court, 1814; died in office 1814. Died in Wiscasset, Lincoln County, Maine, June 8, 1814 (age 56 years, 179 days). Original interment at Ancient Cemetery, Wiscasset, Maine; reinterment in private or family graveyard.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Sewall (1715-1771) and Elizabeth (Quincy) Sewall (1729-1770); married to Abigail Devereux (1766-1847); second cousin of Josiah Quincy (1772-1864); second cousin once removed of Josiah Quincy, Jr.; second cousin twice removed of Samuel Miller Quincy; second cousin thrice removed of Josiah Quincy (1859-1919) and Arthur Outram Sherman; third cousin once removed of John Quincy Adams (1767-1848) and William Cranch; third cousin twice removed of George Washington Adams, Charles Francis Adams, Arthur Sewall and Daniel Albert Cony (1837-1892); third cousin thrice removed of John Quincy Adams (1833-1894), Joseph Homan Manley, Brooks Adams and Harold Marsh Sewall.
  Political family: Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sewall, Steve — of Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac County, Wis. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Sewall, Sumner (1897-1965) — of Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine. Born in Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine, June 17, 1897. Republican. Delegate to Maine convention to ratify 21st amendment from Sagadahoc County, 1933; Governor of Maine, 1941-45; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1944. Died in Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine, January 25, 1965 (age 67 years, 222 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, Bath, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of William Dunning Sewall (1861-1930) and Mary Locke (Sumner) Sewall (1863-1945); brother of Arthur Sewall (1887-1961); married to Helen Ellena Evans (1897-1976); nephew of Harold Marsh Sewall; grandson of Arthur Sewall (1835-1900); first cousin of Loyall Farragut Sewall and Arthur Sewall II; first cousin twice removed of Daniel Albert Cony (1837-1892); third cousin of Chase Mellen, Jr..
  Political family: Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sewall, William W. — of Houlton, Aroostook County, Maine. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1909. Burial location unknown.


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