William Cleveland Sewall1

M, #12193, b. 21 July 1881, d. 25 December 1942
     William Cleveland Sewall was born on 21 July 1881 in Houston, Harris County, Texas.2 He was the son of Edward Wa[i]les Sewall and Gabriella Harriet (Ella) Campbell.1 William Cleveland Sewall married Blanche Harding, daughter of Hallock Harding and Kate Buchanan, on 23 November 1910 in Fort Worth, Texas.3 William Cleveland Sewall died on 25 December 1942 at 3452 Inwood Drive, Houston, Harris County, Texas, at the age of 61.1 He was buried on 26 December 1942 in San Antonio, Texas.4

President of Gordon, Sewall & Co., wholesale grocers.

Citations

  1. [S148] Murphy Andrews Sewall, Murph Sewall family tree.
  2. [S89] Family Search, Texas Births and Christenings, 1840-1981.
  3. [S34] Unverified internet information, Rootsweb page by Myrtle Bridges. March 14, 2003.
  4. [S89] Family Search, Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.

William Dartmouth Sewall1

M, #25176, b. 9 January 1900, d. 19 February 1987
     William Dartmouth Sewall was born on 9 January 1900 in Westover, Jones County, South Dakota.1 He was the son of William Alfred Sewall and Blenda Christina Wedlund.1 William Dartmouth Sewall married Geraldine Evelyn Marchal on 13 August 1924 in Grant County, Indiana.2 William Dartmouth Sewall died on 19 February 1987 in St. Joseph Medical Center, Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, at the age of 871 and is buried in Estates of Serenity, Marion, Grant County, Indiana.3

Citations

  1. [S232] Ancestry.com, Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011.
  2. [S232] Ancestry.com, Indiana, Marriage Index, 1800-1941.
  3. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 107324975."

Rev. William Dummer Sewall

M, #12466, b. 15 July 1813, d. 24 April 1840
     Rev. William Dummer Sewall was born on 15 July 1813 in Chesterville, Franklin County, Maine.1,2 He was the son of Dummer Sewall and Sarah or Sally Merrick.1 Rev. William Dummer Sewall married Susan A. McPherson on 29 January 1834 in Milburn (now Skowhegan), Somerset County, Maine.3 Rev. William Dummer Sewall died on 24 April 1840 in Maine at the age of 264 and is buried in Methodist Church Cemetery, Vassalboro, Kennebec County, Maine.5

Children of Rev. William Dummer Sewall and Susan A. McPherson

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 27.
  2. [S89] Family Search, Vital records, 1802-1892 (1918) Chesterville (Maine). Town Clerk.
  3. [S89] Family Search, Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907.
  4. [S364] Eben Graves, The descendants of Henry Sewall. Vol. II (Unpublished), #283.
  5. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "Memorial # 69349665, William D. Sewall, showing gravestone photograph."
  6. [S364] Eben Graves, The descendants of Henry Sewall. Vol. II (Unpublished), #507.

William Dunning Sewall1

M, #838, b. 16 January 1797, d. 30 January 1877
     William Dunning Sewall was born on 16 January 1797 in Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine.2 He was the son of Joseph Sewall and Lydia Marsh.3 William Dunning Sewall married Rachel Allen Trufant, daughter of William Trufant, on 1 January 1821 in Bath, Maine, the marriage being solemnised by the Rev. John W. Ellingwood.4 William Dunning Sewall died on 30 January 1877 in Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine, at the age of 805,6 and is buried in Maple Grove Cemetery, Bath, Maine.5,7

"inherited considerable landed estate from his grandfather; engaged in shipbuilding; was a member of the Senate from Lincoln in 1841 & 1842 and was once a member of the congregational church in Bath but became a Swedenborgian."3

Children of William Dunning Sewall and Rachel Allen Trufant

Citations

  1. [S69] Unknown author, The Pickering Genealogy, Vol. 2. p. 405.
  2. [S89] Family Search, Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900.
  3. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  4. [S104] Various contributors, Maine Historical and Genealogical Recorder, Vol. VI. p.479.
  5. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 63063175."
  6. [S205] Newspaper, Daily Kennebec Journal, 2 February 1877.
  7. [S34] Unverified internet information, https://www.maine.gov/megis/pdfs/cemeteries/Sagadahoc/…
  8. [S192] Private communication.

William Dunning Sewall1

M, #1230, b. 14 April 1861, d. 25 April 1930
William Dunning Sewall (1861-1930)
     William Dunning Sewall was born on 14 April 1861 in Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine.2 He was the son of Hon. Arthur Sewall and Emma Duncan Crooker.1 William Dunning Sewall married Mary Locke Sumner, daughter of George Sumner and Sarah Richardson, on 9 June 1886 in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts.3 William Dunning Sewall died on 25 April 1930 on Boston Post Road, Kittery, York County, Maine, at the age of 69, in an automobile accident. His wife and her sister, Mrs. Caroline Liscomb were injured in the accident, as was the chauffeur who lost two front teeth.4,5 He was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine.6
He was a member of the firm Arthur Sewall & Co., Shipbuilders of Bath, Maine. After graduating from the Worcester, Massachusetts Polytechnical Institute in 1882 he went on to study at John Hopkins University, he then entered a mercantile office in San Francisco remaining there for three years. He then returned to Bath to become a member of the Sewall shipbuilding company. He subsequently became president of the Bath Savings Institution; director of the Fidelity Trust Company of Portland and director of the Sandy River and Rangely Lakes railroad.3

Children of William Dunning Sewall and Mary Locke Sumner

Citations

  1. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  2. [S232] Ancestry.com, U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925.
  3. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 41.
  4. [S160] New York Times, 26 April 1930.
  5. [S205] Newspaper, The Bath Independent, 1 May 1930.
  6. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "#45852743."

William Dunning Sewall1

M, #11480, b. 8 March 1804, d. 18 August 1839
     William Dunning Sewall was born on 8 March 1804 in Chesterville, Franklin County, Maine.2 He was the son of Dummer Sewall and Jenny Dunning. William Dunning Sewall married Mary Ann Kellins on 29 September 1826. William Dunning Sewall died on 18 August 1839 in Chesterville, Franklin County, Maine, at the age of 35.1

Children of William Dunning Sewall and Mary Ann Kellins

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 34.
  2. [S89] Family Search, Vital records, 1802-1892 (1918) Chesterville (Maine). Town Clerk.

William Dunning Sewall1

M, #12583, b. 24 November 1850, d. November 1851
     William Dunning Sewall was born on 24 November 1850 in Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1 He was the son of Dummer Sewall and Mary Savory Cook.1 William Dunning Sewall died in November 1851 in Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 45.

William Dunning Sewall

M, #17235, b. 21 January 1921, d. 26 April 2003
     William Dunning Sewall was born on 21 January 1921 in Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine.1,2 He was the son of Hon. Arthur Sewall and Laura A. Barler. William Dunning Sewall married Phoebe Buckman, daughter of Dr. Lewis Taylor Buckman and Abbie Lee, on 14 April 1951 in the First Presbyterian Church, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.3 William Dunning Sewall died on 26 April 2003 in Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine, at the age of 821,4 and is buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Bath, Maine.

Former Bainbridge resident William D. Sewall, 83, of Bath, Maine, died April 26.
He was born in Bath, Maine, on Jan. 22, 1921, the son of Arthur and Laura Barler Sewall. He was educated at Choate School in Wallingford, Conn., and earned a degree in mechanical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He served in the United States military from September 1942 to February 1946. He was awarded two medals and several military citations.
He and his wife, the former Phebe Buckman, moved to Seattle in 1951, and to Bainbridge Island in 1956. He worked as an accountant for Boeing and as a stock broker for Dominick & Dominick before owning and operating Western Tours, Inc. While in Bainbridge, he co-founded the Port Madison Yacht Club. He was a lifelong Rotarian. He retired in 1979 and returned to his family home, Stonehouse Farm, in Maine. He devoted the remainder of his life to a variety of civic and philanthropic concerns. His first project after returning to Bath was to help with fund-raising for the restoration of the steeple of the Winter Street Church. He helped open the new Maine Maritime Museum; presided over and fund-raising for the Coastal Humane Society; was actively involved in the Bath Rotary; and delivered Meals on Wheels to senior citizens. He also co-founded the Sewall Family Fund for the purpose of restoring and preserving Bath's maritime history and artifacts. His favorite charities included the Coastal Humane Society, the Bath YMCA, the Maine Maritime Museum, the Patten Free Library and the city of Bath ambulance service.
He was preceded in death by his wife in 1993, and sister Mary Hyde, who died in 1990. He is survived by four daughters: Abbie Sewall of Yarmouth, Maine; Laura Sewall of Phippsburg, Maine; Gretchen Sewall and her husband Harry Laban of Edmonds, Washington; and Lee Sewall and her husband Mike McAleney of Cumberland, Maine; six grandchildren, Emma and Thatcher Sewall Shultz of Yarmouth, Maine; Emmett and Asher Laban of Edmonds, Wash; Deehan and Elizabeth McAleney of Cumberland, Maine; and three nieces and nephews. Bainbridge Island Review, April 2003.1

Citations

  1. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 45852669."
  2. [S232] Ancestry.com, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  3. [S205] Newspaper, The Bath Independent, 19 April 1951.
  4. [S205] Newspaper, Portland Press Herald, 6 May 2003.

William Dunning Sewall1

M, #17438, b. 2 May 1827, d. 9 September 1851
     William Dunning Sewall was born on 2 May 1827 in Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine.2 He was the son of William Dunning Sewall and Rachel Allen Trufant.1 William Dunning Sewall married Lydia Mary Fitts on 9 April 1851 in Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine.3 William Dunning Sewall died on 9 September 1851 in Bath, Maine, at the age of 24 "On Tuesday afternoon, Mr. William D. Sewall, Jr., of the firm Clark, Sewall & Co., of this city, while walking on the box stage of a new ship suddenly lost his balance and fell a distance of about 18 feet. On reaching the ground he received so severe a contusion in his head as to terminate fatally in a few hours". Bath Tribune4 and is buried in Maple Grove Cemetery, Bath, Maine, where his gravestone shows his date of death as 24 September 1851.5

Citations

  1. [S192] Private communication.
  2. [S89] Family Search, Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900.
  3. [S89] Family Search, Vital records, 1779-1903 Bath (Maine).
  4. [S205] Newspaper, Bangor Daily Whig & Courier, (Bangor, ME) Saturday, September 13, 1851.
  5. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 63063259."

William Dunning Sewall1

M, #24278, b. 22 April 1857, d. 21 September 1857
     William Dunning Sewall was born on 22 April 1857 in Maine.1 He was the son of Edward Sewall and Sarah Elizabeth Swanton.1 William Dunning Sewall died on 21 September 1857 in Bath, Maine,1 and is buried in Maple Grove Cemetery, Bath.2

Citations

  1. [S89] Family Search, Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1980.
  2. [S34] Unverified internet information, https://www.maine.gov/megis/pdfs/cemeteries/Sagadahoc/…

William Edward Sewall1,2

M, #23706, b. 16 April 1912, d. 18 November 1983
     William Edward Sewall was born on 16 April 1912 in Brooklyn, Hennepin County, Minnesota.1 He was the son of Frank Lincoln Sewall and Catherine Vlcek.1 William Edward Sewall married Elsie Marie Hoven in 1938.3 William Edward Sewall died on 18 November 1983 in Superior, Douglas County, Wisconsin, at the age of 712 and is buried in the Greenwood Cemetery, Superior, Douglas County, Wisconsin.4

Children of William Edward Sewall and Elsie Marie Hoven

Citations

  1. [S89] Family Search, Minnesota, Births and Christenings, 1840-1980.
  2. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 63434362."
  3. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 63434364."
  4. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "#63434362."
  5. [S585] 1940 US Census,      Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin.

William Edward Sewall1

M, #24168, b. 24 March 1940, d. 8 April 2004
     William Edward Sewall was born on 24 March 1940 in Superior, Douglas County, Wisconsin.1,2 He was the son of William Edward Sewall and Elsie Marie Hoven.1 William Edward Sewall married Arlene Rae Berntsen. William Edward Sewall died on 8 April 2004 in Superior, Douglas County, Wisconsin, at the age of 642,3 and is buried in the Greenwood Cemetery, Superior, Douglas County, Wisconsin.3

Citations

  1. [S585] 1940 US Census,      Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin.
  2. [S210] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "#63434369."

William F. Sewall1

M, #22067, b. 19 May 1837, d. 5 September 1843
     William F. Sewall was born on 19 May 1837.1 He was the son of Emerson Sawyer Sewall and Patience M. Tarbox.1 William F. Sewall died on 5 September 1843 in Westport at the age of 6.1

Citations

  1. [S364] Eben Graves, The descendants of Henry Sewall. Vol. II (Unpublished), #206.

William Gibbons Sewall1

M, #13020, b. 22 January 1856, d. 30 May 1916
     An insurance dealer of New York.2 William Gibbons Sewall was born on 22 January 1856 in New York.3 He was the son of Dr. John Gallison Sewall and Joanna Winslow Gannett.3 William Gibbons Sewall appears on the census of 1900 at 77th Street, New York, living with his mother and sister.4 He died on 30 May 1916 in Manhattan, New York, at the age of 60 unmarried. He left an estate of $31,4542,5,6 and was buried in Brookside Cemetery, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.1

Citations

  1. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "#79493385."
  2. [S205] Newspaper, Watertown Daily Times 31 May 1916.
  3. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p.11.
  4. [S208] 1900 US Census, New York, New York, Manhattan, District 788.
  5. [S251] New York Vital Records.
  6. [S205] Newspaper, The Bridgeport Evening Farmer, 26 September 1916.

William Gilman Sewall1,2

M, #15679, b. 11 March 1874, d. 14 July 1941
     William Gilman Sewall was born on 11 March 1874 at 26 Brimmer, Boston, Massachusetts.3 He was the son of William Bull Sewall and Lena French Ingalls.1 William Gilman Sewall married Angela de Acosta, daughter of Ricardo de Acosta and Micaela Hernandez De Alba Y De Alba, on 15 November 1910 in 1037 Madison Avenue, New York.4 In 1919 he was in British East Africa at the time of his brother's death.2 William Gilman Sewall and Angela de Acosta were divorced in October 1922 at Paris, France.5 William Gilman Sewall died on 14 July 1941 in the Post Graduate Hospital, New York City, at the age of 67 of a cerebral haemorrhage. The announcement in The Times describes him as being of Boston, Massachusetts and Njoro, Kenya. The New York Times gives a fuller picture and describes him as a big game hunter who owned 40,000 acres of rubber and wheat plantations in Kenya. Several of his game trophies adorn the Harvard Club in New York. In the first world war he served as a captain in the British Army and was on the staff of General Smith-Dorrien in the expedition to Kenya.6,7 He was interred in Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.8

Citations

  1. [S107] 1880 US Census.
  2. [S205] Newspaper, Boston Daily Globe, 26 February 1919.
  3. [S130] Massachusetts Vital Records, Vol: 261 ; Page: 103.
  4. [S160] New York Times, 16 Oct 1910.
  5. [S160] New York Times, 12 Oct 1922.
  6. [S117] The Times Newspaper, Jul 18, 1941.
  7. [S160] New York Times, 16 July 1941.
  8. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "Memorial # 141094459, William Gilman Sewall, showing gravestone photograph."

William Goodrich Sewall1

M, #17634, b. 23 October 1837, d. 15 March 1912
     William Goodrich Sewall was born on 23 October 1837 in Sangerville, Piscataquis County, Maine.2 He was the son of Samuel Moody Sewall and Mary Ann Ordway.1 William Goodrich Sewall appears on the census of 1860 at Foxcroft, Piscataquis County, Maine, listed as a turner of wood.1 On 24 April 1861 he entered military service as a private in Company A 6th Maine Infantry and was discharged 15 August 1864 in Portland, Maine.3 He married Gertrude Kate Miller on 21 July 1885.4 William Goodrich Sewall died on 15 March 1912 in Sawtelle, Los Angeles, California, at the age of 74.3 He was buried in Calvary Cemetery, Fresno, Fresno County, California.5

Child of William Goodrich Sewall and Gertrude Kate Miller

Citations

  1. [S154] 1860 US Census, Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.
  2. [S89] Family Search, Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900.
  3. [S89] Family Search, Historical Registers of National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938.
  4. [S364] Eben Graves, The descendants of Henry Sewall. Vol. II (Unpublished), #362.
  5. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "Memorial # 29418863, Pvt William Goodrich Sewall, showing headstone photograph."
  6. [S208] 1900 US Census, Township 3 (excl. Fresno city), Fresno, California, United States.

William H. Sewall1

M, #25449, b. circa 1828, d. 27 May 1836
     William H. Sewall was born circa 1828.1 He was the son of James Sewall and Mary Avery Purington.1 William H. Sewall died on 27 May 1836 in Maine.1

Citations

  1. [S89] Family Search, Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1980.

William Hanson Sewall1

M, #12676, b. 22 April 1854, d. 31 January 1855
     William Hanson Sewall was born on 22 April 1854.1 He was the son of Rev. Rufus King Sewall and Anne Elizabeth Whitehurst.1 William Hanson Sewall died on 31 January 1855.1

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 49.

William Harmon Sewall1

M, #9214, b. 22 February 1821, d. 3 July 1864
     William Harmon Sewall. Carpenter. He was born on 22 February 1821 in York, Maine.1 He was the son of Joseph Sewall and Abigail H. Gray.1 William Harmon Sewall married Lydia Jane Moore, daughter of Oliver Moore, on 11 November 1847 in York, Maine.2 William Harmon Sewall died on 3 July 1864 in York, Maine, at the age of 433 and is buried in South Side Cemetery, York Village.3

Children of William Harmon Sewall and Lydia Jane Moore

Citations

  1. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 113 p. 196. Vital Records of York, Maine.
  2. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 113 p. 197. Vital Records of York, Maine.
  3. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 63781582."
  4. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p.17.
  5. [S209] 1870 US Census.

William Harmon Sewall1

M, #13075, b. 4 April 1864, d. 11 July 1932
     William Harmon Sewall was born on 4 April 1864 in York, Maine.1,2 He was the son of William Harmon Sewall and Lydia Jane Moore.1 William Harmon Sewall and Charles William Sewall appear on the census of 1880 at York, Maine, where he is listed as a farmer with his youngest brother as a farm labourer.2 William Harmon Sewall married firstly Susan Kingston, daughter of George Kingston, on 11 August 1891 in Boston, Massachusetts.3 William Harmon Sewall married Theresa Johnson, daughter of Thomas Johnson and Sarah Carr, on 29 May 1894 in Boston, Massachusetts.3 William Harmon Sewall died on 11 July 1932 in Manhattan, New York, New York, at the age of 68.4

Child of William Harmon Sewall and Susan Kingston

Child of William Harmon Sewall and Theresa Johnson

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p.17.
  2. [S107] 1880 US Census.
  3. [S232] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915.
  4. [S89] Family Search, New York, New York City Municipal Deaths.
  5. [S89] Family Search, Massachusetts, Births, 1841-1915.

William Henry Sewall1

M, #870, b. 3 April 1842, d. 25 April 1923
     William Henry Sewall was born on 3 April 1842 in Maine.2 He was the son of Charles Sewall and Miranda Robertson.1 William Henry Sewall and Emma Collins Sewall appear on the census of 1900 at Brunswick Road, Bath, Maine, both appear unmarried; they employ a housekeeper.3 William Henry Sewall appears on the census of 1920 at Bath, Maine.4 He died on 25 April 1923 in Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine, at the age of 81 unmarried2 and is buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine.5

Citations

  1. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  2. [S365] Eben Graves, The descendants of Henry Sewall. Vol. II (Unpublished), p. 290.
  3. [S208] 1900 US Census, ME, SAGADAHOC, 5-WD BATH.
  4. [S206] 1920 US Census, Bath Ward 5, Sagadahoc, Maine.
  5. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 67924517."

William Henry Sewall1

M, #23269, b. 25 April 1824, d. 3 November 1911
     William Henry Sewall was born on 25 April 1824 in Fairfax County, Virginia.1,2 He was the son of Nicholas Lewis Sewall and Sarah West.1 William Henry Sewall married Jennet D. Hunter, daughter of Col. John B. Hunter and Sybil de Neal, on 28 November 1866 in Alexandria, Virginia.3 William Henry Sewall died on 3 November 1911 in Falls Church, Virginia, at the age of 872 and is buried in Saint James Cemetery, Falls Church, Virginia.2

Child of William Henry Sewall and Jennet D. Hunter

Citations

  1. [S109] 1850 United States Census, Fairfax, Virginia.
  2. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 33981259."
  3. [S232] Ancestry.com, Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940.
  4. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 33981223."

William Henry Sewall1,2

M, #25361, b. circa May 1866, d. 15 November 1870
     William Henry Sewall was born circa May 1866 in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota.1,2 He was the son of John Henry Sewall and Mrs. Hannah H. Libby.1 William Henry Sewall died on 15 November 1870 in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota,2 and is buried in Minneapolis Pioneers and Soldiers Memorial Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota. In the same lot as an Ida Sewell, Louella Sewell and Fannie Sewell. It is unlikely that they are siblings.2

Citations

  1. [S209] 1870 US Census, Minneapolis, ward 4, Hennepin, Minnesota.
  2. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "#162619873."

William Henry Sewall1

M, #26620, b. 11 December 1870, d. 24 December 1919
     William Henry Sewall was born on 11 December 1870 in Charlestown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.1 He was the son of Freeman H. Sewall and Caroline Burke.1 William Henry Sewall married Margaret McPherson, daughter of Norman McPherson and Susan Martin, on 23 June 1897 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.2 William Henry Sewall died on 24 December 1919 in 140 Lowell Street, Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, at the age of 49 of chronic myocarditis3 and is buried in Cambridge Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.4

Citations

  1. [S89] Family Search, Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915.
  2. [S89] Family Search, Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915.
  3. [S89] Family Search, Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920.
  4. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "Memorial # 190733904, William H. Sewall, showing gravestone photograph."

William Jenks Sewall1

M, #15717, b. 14 April 1846, d. 13 April 1938
     William Jenks Sewall was born on 14 April 1846 in Brownville, Maine.1 He was the son of Rev. William Stinson Sewall and Miriam Purinton.2 William Jenks Sewall married Mary E. Dole, daughter of Rev. Isaiah Dole and Elizabeth Todd Pearson, on 21 April 1873 in Wilton.3 William Jenks Sewall and Mary E. Dole appear on the census of 1900 at Keene, New Hampshire, he is a tinsmith.4 William Jenks Sewall died on 13 April 1938 at 35 Forest Street, Keene, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, at the age of 915 and is buried in Woodland Cemetery, Keene, Cheshire County, New Hampshire.6

Citations

  1. [S232] Ancestry.com, New Hampshire, Death and Burial Records Index, 1654-1949.
  2. [S154] 1860 US Census.
  3. [S205] Newspaper, The Independent-reporter, 9 January 1919.
  4. [S208] 1900 US Census, NH CHESHIRE 3-WD KEENE.
  5. [S89] Family Search, New Hampshire Death Certificates, 1938-1959.
  6. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "Memorial # 170643457, William Jenks Sewall, showing gravestone photograph."

William Jesse Sewall1

M, #10362, b. 2 June 1866, d. 18 February 1957
     William Jesse Sewall. Publisher of the Carthage Daily Press.2 He was born on 2 June 1866 in Virden, Illinois.1 He was the son of William Winter Sewall and Susan Eva Cox.1 William Jesse Sewall married secondly Mary Taggart, daughter of Rev. Samuel B. Taggart and Frances Rockwell, on 6 September 1893 in Madison County, Illinois.1,3 William Jesse Sewall married thirdly Jean Strider on 28 July 1951 in Alton, Illinois.

ALTON, Ill. July 30, - William J. Sewall, retired Carthage, Mo., publisher, was married to Mrs. Jean Taggart here Saturday night. The wedding was held at the upper Alton Baptist church. The Rev. LaRue Jensen performed the ceremony. Sewall retired as publisher of the Carthage Evening Press several years ago. He is a former president of the Missouri Press Association and a former chairman of the Associated Press members of Missouri, in 1937 the University of Missouri honored him for distinguished service in journalism. Mrs. Taggart resigned last week as a member of the Alton Evening Telegraph which she joined following the death of her husband, who was a brother of the first Mrs. Sewall. Mexico Evening Ledger, July 30, 1951.4,5
William Jesse Sewall died on 18 February 1957 in Carthage, Missouri, at the age of 904 and is buried in Park Cemetery, Carthage, Jasper County, Missouri.6

Wm. J. Sewall, prominent editor of Carthage, Missouri. and a native of Macoupin county, died Monday of the past week. Feb. 18, at the age of 90 years. He would have been 91 had he lived until June 2nd.
Mr. Sewall was a native of Virden. He attended Blackburn and was a personal friend of the late Jas. E. McClure, Geo. F. Jordan and others in this city.
While attending Blackburn Mr. Sewell worked for a time on the Illinois State Journal and after graduation he went to Carthage in 1886. He was publisher of the Carthage Evening Press for 41 years until his retirement in 1944, and had been associated with that paper for 56 years, having joined the staff first as a printer and reporter.
Mr. Sewall was first married to Miss Mary Taggart, of Alton. She died in 1949. In 1951 he was married to Mrs. Jean Taggart, of Alton, widow of Luther M. Taggart of the Shipman vicinity. Luther Taggart was a brother of the first Mrs. Sewall. His widow survives, also a sister, Mrs. E.E. Dodd, of Springfield, Mo., and a nephew, Robert S. DuBois, of Washington, D.C. Funeral and interment took place Thursday in Carthage, Mo.7

Citations

  1. [S112] Unknown author, Sewall. 1908.
  2. [S205] Newspaper, Joplin Globe, Joplin, Missouri, Friday, March 25, 1949, Page 9.     
  3. [S34] Unverified internet information, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763–1900.
  4. [S205] Newspaper, The Kansas City Times, Tuesday February 19, 1957.     
  5. [S205] Newspaper, Mexico Evening Ledger, July 30, 1951.
  6. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 27163134."
  7. [S205] Newspaper, The Carlinville Democrat, 28 February 1957.

William John Sewall

M, #23291, b. 9 October 1866, d. 24 September 1940
     William John Sewall was born on 9 October 1866 in Mercer County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Oliver Henry Sewall and Elizabeth Jane Miller.2 William John Sewall married Effie Pearl Doty, daughter of George Doty and Elizabeth J. Mitchell, circa 1893 in Pennsylvania.1 William John Sewall died on 24 September 1940 in Ellwood City Hospital, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, at the age of 731 and is interred in the Locust Grove Mausoleum, Ellwood City, Beaver County, Pennsylvania.3

Children of William John Sewall and Effie Pearl Doty

Citations

  1. [S232] Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963.
  2. [S107] 1880 US Census, Lackawannock, Mercer, Pennsylvania.
  3. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "#206647632."
  4. [S208] 1900 US Census, Allegheny Ward 2.
  5. [S207] 1910 US Census, Freedom Ward 3, Beaver, Pennsylvania.

William Key Sewall1

M, #25017, b. 10 April 1892, d. 11 February 1911
     William Key Sewall was born on 10 April 1892 in Louisiana.2 He was the son of Robert Henry Fenwick Sewall and Rachel C.F. Nelson.1 William Key Sewall died on 11 February 1911 in Millers, Esmeralda County, Nevada, at the age of 18 in an accident on the railroad track where he worked as a brakeman.1,2 He was buried in Roselawn Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge ParishCounty, Louisiana.3

FUNERAL OF W.K. SEWALL.

The funeral of William Key Sewall, eighteen years old, who died at Millers, Nev., Feb. 11, will be held from the home of his parents, Mr and Mrs. R.H.F. Sewall, 1238 St. Andrew street, at 2 o'clock this afternoon.
The deceased was the descendant of two old, distinguished Southern families - the Sewall family of Maryland and the Nelson family of Virginia. The first ancestor on the Sewall side of the family who came to America was the stepson of Charles Calvert, the third Lord Baltimore. Robert Sewall, the grandfather of the deceased, came to Louisiana when quite a young man and engaged in the sugar planting business operating under the firm name of Sewall, Johnson & Key.
William Key Sewall is remembered here as a bright, handsome boy, whose sunny disposition and courtesy endeared him to all who knew him. Besides his mother and father, he leaves two sisters, Misses Evelina and Ethel Sewall, and three brothers. R.H.F. Sewall, Jr., James Nelson Sewall and Paul Hébert Sewall.1

Citations

  1. [S205] Newspaper, The Times-Democrat, 19 February 1911.
  2. [S89] Family Search, Nevada County Birth and Death Records, 1871-1992 Esmeralda Death certificates 1909-1911 vol 3.
  3. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "Memorial # 157849254."

William Ladd Sewall1

M, #17540, b. 11 November 1849, d. 27 March 1855
     William Ladd Sewall was born on 11 November 1849 in Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.1 He was the son of Samuel Greene Sewall and Sarah Cornelia Otis.1 William Ladd Sewall died on 27 March 1855 in Woburn, Massachusetts, at the age of 5.2

Citations

  1. [S89] Family Search, Woburn records of births, deaths, and marriages.
  2. [S205] Newspaper, The Boston Daily Atlas, (Boston, MA) Thursday, March 29, 1855.

William Lewis Sewall1

M, #25300, b. 21 December 1938, d. 2 August 1955
     William Lewis Sewall was born on 21 December 1938 in Jacksonville, Cherokee County, Texas.2 He was the son of William Alexander Sewall and Mary Marguerite Cooper1 and is buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas.3 William Lewis Sewall died on 2 August 1955 in Tarrant County, Texas, at the age of 16 in a car wreck.1

Citations

  1. [S89] Family Search, Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  2. [S89] Family Search, Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997.
  3. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "Memorial # 107522803, William L Sewall, showing gravestone photograph."