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William Sewell

William Sewell

Male 1754 - 1835  (81 years)

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  • Name William Sewell 
    Born 1754  Anne Arundel, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1835  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I33340  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 9 May 2016 

    Father Samuel Sewell, Sr.,   b. 1715, Anne Arundel, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1789, Rowan, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Family ID F10714  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    • William Sewell Birth: 1754 Anne Arundel County Maryland, USA Death: 1835 Georgia, USA William Sewell was a veteran of the American Revolutionary War. He was born about 1754 in Maryland and was one of 13 children of Samuel Sewell Sr. The family moved to Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina about 1769. His father and three brothers are listed on the "Roster of North Carolina Revolutionary Soldiers." William and Joshua Sewell are also listed in the "Roster of Revolutionary Soldiers in Georgia." Most all of the children of Samuel moved to Georgia by 1784 through 1805. He was in Old Campbell County, now Fulton County, when he died on May 2, 1836.On September 7,2002, the gravesite was honored in a ceremony headed by the Piedmont Chapter, Georgia Society, sons of the American Revolution. Nearly 40 descendants came from seven states to be a part of the ceremony. Each laid a sprig of cedar on their ancestor's gravesite. GPS Location N33°38.357' W084°35.038'. Elevation 960. Family links: Parents: Samuel Sewell (1715 - 1789) Siblings: Samuel Sewell (1750 - 1815)* William Sewell (1754 - 1835) Joshua Sewell (1755 - 1837)* John N. Sewell (1777 - 1862)* Greenberry Sewell (1781 - 1847)* *Calculated relationship Burial: Bethel Cemetery Tell Fulton County Georgia, USA Created by: D. East Record added: Jan 05, 2007 Find A Grave Memorial# 17307896