Edward Charles Sewell

31 May 1923–24 July 2010 (Age 87)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Edward Charles

When Edward Charles Sewell was born on 31 May 1923, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Benjamin Harrison Sewell, was 32 and his mother, Myrtle Clarkson, was 30. He married Gloria Gleave on 28 November 1942, in Reno, Washoe, Nevada, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 6, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940 and Anaheim, Orange, California, United States in 2004. He registered for military service in 1945. He died on 24 July 2010, in South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Charles Sewell
1923–2010
Gloria Gleave
1923–2015
Marriage: 28 November 1942
Charles Rinard Sewell
1945–1970
Russell Brent Sewell
1950–2003

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 November 1942
Reno, Washoe, Nevada, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1927

Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1928 · The Tower Theater

Age 5

The Tower Theatre is a historic film theater operated by the Salt Lake Film Society. The theater presents independent films and is a venue for the Sundance Film Festival. It also presents classic films on occasional weekends and hosts a movie-rental library for those that want to expand their cinematic knowledge.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 24

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Middle English personal names Siwal(d) and Sewal(d), Old English Sigeweald and Sǣweald, composed of the elements sige ‘victory’ and sǣ ‘sea’ + weald ‘rule’.2 English: habitational name from Sewell in Bedfordshire, Showell in Oxfordshire, or Seawell or Sywell in Northamptonshire, all of which are named from Old English seofon ‘seven’ + wella ‘spring’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Story Highlight

Edward Charles Sewell

Dad was a hard working man that did what had to be done to make a living for his family. He was very mechanical in home care and improvements. He was mechanical with cars and trucks. He was always bu …

Sources (3)

  • Edward C Sewell, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Edward Charles Sewell, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Edward Charles Sewell, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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