Col. Dummer Sewall

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Dummer Sewall

Birthdate: (94)
Birthplace: York, York County, Maine, United States
Death: April 6, 1832 (94)
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. Samuel Sewall, Esq. and Sarah Sewall
Husband of Mary Sewall
Father of Dummer Sewall; Mary Buck; Joseph Sewall; Samuel M. Sewall; Hannah Sewall and 3 others
Brother of Maj. Samuel Sewall; Sarah Sewall; Jane Sewall; Deacon John Sewall; Capt. Joseph Sewall and 3 others
Half brother of Abigail Sewall; Stephen Titcomb; Lydia Mitchell; Hannah Sayward; Mary Bragdon and 1 other

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About Col. Dummer Sewall

Colonel Dummer Sewall was born on 12 December 1737 in York, Maine, (or 17 Dec. 1737.)1,2,3,4 He was the son of Capt. Samuel Sewall and Sarah Batchelder.

Colonel Dummer Sewall married Mary Dunning, daughter of William Dunning and Deborah Donnell, on 18 December 1760 in York, Maine, conducted by the Rev. Mr. Isaac Lyman.

The Vital records, 1779-1903 Bath, give a date of 16 December at Bath.6 Colonel Dummer Sewall died on 6 April 1832 in Bath, Maine, at the age of 94 (DAR gives 1833 and Maine Fam. Vol 3 p. 249 gives 4 April 1832 whilst Sinnett gives 5 April 1832 which apparently agrees with his gravestone.)1,2,4,7

Revolutionary War soldier, present at Ft. Louisbourg (Nova Scotia) reduction, state senator, delegate to Constitutional Convention in Mass. proposed "Bath" as new name for Bath, Maine, 1st Postmaster of Bath, ME

Y-DNA haplogroup E-V13 (determined by Family Tree DNA for direct descendant David T. Sewall)

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Col. Dummer Sewall's Timeline

December 12, 1737
York, York County, Maine, United States
January 7, 1761
Age 23
November 22, 1762
Age 24
Georgetown, Lincoln County, Province of Massachusetts
October 6, 1766
Age 28
Georgetown, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States
Age 32
Georgetown, Sagadahoc County, Maine, United States
September 6, 1772
Age 34
Georgetown, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States
May 17, 1774
Age 36
Georgetown, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States
December 10, 1776
Age 38
Georgetown, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States
October 20, 1778
Age 40
Georgetown, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States