St. Mary's City
Men's Career Files
MSA SC 5094

Sewell, Nicholas ( 1655 - 1737 )

Wife: Susanna, daughter of Col. William Burgess, A.A. County. Parents: Henry Sewell (SM#3697) and Jane Sewell Calvert, Lady Baltimore. Siblings: Elizabeth, Mary, Ann, Jane. Children: Charles (m. Elinor, daughter of Thomas Brooke, widow of John Tasker), Henry (m. Elizabeth Lawson), Nicholas, Clement (m. Mary, daughter of John Smith), Jane (m. Clement Brooke), Clare (m. 1. Thomas Tasker, 2. WIlliam Young), Elizabeth (m. Peregrine Frisby), Susanna (m. George Douglass), Mary (m. 1. William Frisby, 2. Dominick Carroll), Ann (m. Joseph Douglass), Sophia (a.k.a.Sophia Bedle, possibly adopted; m. John Cooke). Provincial Offices: Upper House, 1682-1684, 1686-1688; Council, 1682-1689; justice, Provincial Court, 1682-1689; joint secretary, 1683-1684, 1685-1689; secretary, 1684-1685; Board of Deputy Governors, 1684-1689; joint collector of Patuxent, 1684-1685. Military Offices: major, 1682-1689. Land at death: 10, 000 a. plus.

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