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Charles Baldwin Sedgwick, Congressman

Birthdate: (67)
Birthplace: Pompey, NY, United States
Death: February 3, 1883 (67)
Syracuse, NY, USA
Place of Burial: Syracuse, Onondaga county, NY, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Stephen Sedgwick and Anna Gott
Husband of Ellen Chase Sedgwick and Deborah White Sedgwick
Father of Charles Ethan Sedgwick; Charles Henry Sedgwick; Catherine Maria Sedgwick; Charles Hamilton Sedgwick; Ellen Amelia Tracy and 7 others
Brother of Henry James Sedgwick and John Sedgwick
Half brother of Samuel Sacket Gott; Anne Baldwin Gott; Aurelia Hannah Gott and Daniel F. Gott

Occupation: lawyer/member of Congress, Congressman
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About Charles Baldwin Sedgwick, Congressman

Charles Sedgwick, son of Stephen Sedgwick and Anna Baldwin, was b. Mar. 15,1815; d. Feb. 3 1883. A Civil War US Congreeman, he was elected as a Republican to represent New York's 24th District in the US House of Representatives, serving from Mar. 4,1859 to Mar. 3,1863.

Charles Baldwin Sedgwick

Birth: Mar. 15, 1815 Death: Feb. 3, 1883

Civil War US Congressman. He was elected as a Republican to represent New York's 24th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from March 4, 1859 to March 3, 1863. (bio by: Russ Dodge)

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 Stephen Sedgwick (1783 - 1830)
 Anna Baldwin Gott (1786 - 1872)

 Ellen Chase Smith Sedgwick (1812 - 1846)*
 Deborah White Gannett Sedgwick (1825 - 1901)*

 Jessie May Sedgwick*
 Fanny Clary Sedgwick*
 Charles Ethan Sedgwick (1838 - 1839)*
 Charles Henry Sedgwick (1840 - 1840)*
 Ellen Amelia Sedgwick Tracy (1841 - 1924)*
 Catherine Maria Sedgwick (1844 - 1846)*
 Charles Hamilton Sedgwick (1846 - 1924)*
 Anna Baldwin Sedgwick Silsbee (1848 - 1921)*
 Frank Lyndon Sedgwick (1850 - 1862)*
 Sarah White Sedgwick King (1852 - 1882)*
 Katharine Maria Sedgwick Burlingame (1856 - 1929)*
 Dora Gannet Sedgwick Hazard (1864 - 1935)*
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Burial: Oakwood Cemetery Syracuse Onondaga County New York, USA Plot: Section 15, Lot 39

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Maintained by: Find A Grave Originally Created by: Russ Dodge Record added: Aug 02, 2003 Find A Grave Memorial# 7730726

Author: Baldwin, C. C. (Charles Candee), 1834-1895
Subject: Baldwin family
Publisher: Cleveland, O, [Leader printing company]
Possible copyright status: NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT

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Charles Baldwin Sedgwick (March 15, 1815 - February 3, 1883) was a U.S. Representative from New York.

Born in Pompey, New York, Sedgwick attended Pompey Hill Academy, and Hamilton College, Clinton, New York. He studied law. He was admitted to the bar in 1848 and commenced practice in Syracuse, New York.

Sedgwick was elected as a Republican to the Thirty-sixth and Thirty-seventh Congresses (March 4, 1859-March 3, 1863). He served as chairman of the Committee on Naval Affairs (Thirty-seventh Congress). He was an unsuccessful candidate for renomination in 1862. He engaged for the next two years in codifying naval laws for the Navy Department at Washington, D.C.. He resumed the practice of law in Syracuse, New York, where he died February 3, 1883. He was interred in Oakwood Cemetery.

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Charles Baldwin Sedgwick, Congressman's Timeline

March 15, 1815
Pompey, NY, United States
August 2, 1838
Age 23
Pompey, Onondaga, New York, USA
January 11, 1840
Age 24
November 2, 1841
Age 26
Pompey, Onondaga, New York, USA
September 2, 1844
Age 29
Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, USA
May 22, 1846
Age 31
May 17, 1848
Age 33
Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, United States
Age 37
Age 40