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William Sewall, Il

Birthplace: Coventry, Warwickshire, England
Death: September 11, 1624 (69-78)
Coventry, West Midlands, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir William Shewell, of Coventry and Matilda Shewell
Husband of Anne Wagstaffe
Father of Elizabeth Symmes and Ann Sewall
Brother of Henry Sewall, of Coventry

Occupation: Mayor of Coventry; keeper of a public house
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About William Sewall, Il

Kept a public house called "The Sign of the Thistle" and was mayor of Coventry, Warwickshire.


William Shewell and Matilda Horne had the following children:

  1. William Sewall (born between 1558 and 1568; died in 1624) who kept a Public House called "The Sign of the Thistle" and was Mayor of Coventry, Warwickshire in 1617. He married Anne Wagstaffe in 1607; and they had daughters Elizabeth who married Thomas Symmes and Ann who married Charles Seller. William adopted Lucy who married William Tadlowe. Lucy appears to have been a daughter of William Wyse (or Wise) (See Eben W. Graves: The Descendants of Henry Sewall (1576-1656) of Manchester and Coventry, England, and Newbury and Rowley, Massachusetts, Newbury Street Press, Boston, 2007, pages 25 - 27.)
  2. Henry Sewall (I) (Born in 1544 at Coventry, Warwickshire Died on April 26, 1628 at Coventry, Warwickshire) married Margaret Grazebrook.
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Coventry, Warwickshire, England
September 11, 1624
Age 74
Coventry, West Midlands, England