Mabel Sewell

about 1874–20 July 1954 (Age 80)
Quebec, Quebec, Canada

The Life of Mabel

When Mabel Sewell was born about 1874, in Quebec, Quebec, Canada, her father, Charles Colin Sewell, was 33 and her mother, Helen Amelia Webster, was 24. She lived in Kensington, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1881 and Quebec City, Quebec, Canada in 1901. She died on 20 July 1954, at the age of 80.

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Charles Colin Sewell
Helen Amelia Webster
Colin James Sewell
Mabel Sewell
Helen Beatrice Hope Sewell
Constance May Sewell

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Colin Sewell


    Helen Amelia Webster




World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 6

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 10

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 30

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

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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Sources (3)

  • Mable Sewell in household of Coline Sewell, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Mabel Sewell in household of Elizth Webster, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Mabel Sewell in household of Colin C. Sewell, "Canada Census, 1881"

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