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Theodore SEDGWICK

American Theodore SEDGWICK

American attorney, politician and jurist

Source :  Tim DOWLING

Born: on May 09, 1746 in West Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Died: on January 24, 1813 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA


Biography

His father was Benjaman Sedgwick (1716-1755). His paternal immigrant ancestor Major General Robert Sedgwick arrived in 1636 in the Massachusetts Bay Colony, as part of the Great Migration.

The younger Sedgwick attended Yale College, where he studied theology and law. He did not graduate, but went on to study law ("read law") under the attorney Mark Hopkins of Great Barrington (He was the grandfather of the Mark Hopkins who later became president of Williams College.)

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- Category Lawyer, Magistrate, American politician