Thomas Francis Sedgwick  [John Sedgwick / Mary Ellen Sullivan]
b. March 19, 1871, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana1a
d. 1897, (Galveston, Galveston, Texas)1a
m. abt May 31, 1893 (date of license), Galveston, Galveston, Texas, Helena Hilma Elfstrom1a

Helena Hilma Elfstrom  [Helman Alstram / Mary Unknown]
b. July 1879, (Galveston, Galveston,) Texas2

Census records:
Thomas Sedgwick Seymour, Hilma Alstram as children:

1880 TX Galveston
Widow Hilma:
1900 TX Galveston
1910 TX Galveston
1920 TX Galveston
1930 TX Galveston

Thomas Francis Sedgwick was baptized in 1871 at Sts. Peter and Paul church.
(Vol 58.5, Page 1351)

Thomas appears in various Galveston city directories as Thomas F., Thomas C. and even Charles.

Children:

Cecelia Sedgwick
  b. March 1894, (Galveston, Galveston,) Texas2
  m. abt 1918, (Galveston, Galveston,) Texas, Lawrence B Capman/Chapman2
Frances Sedgwick (daughter)
  b. January 1896, (Galveston, Galveston,) Texas2


Cecelia Sedgwick
b. March 1894, (Galveston, Galveston,) Texas2
m. abt 1918, (Galveston, Galveston,) Texas, Lawrence B Capman/Chapman2

Lawrence B Capman/Chapman  [parents unknown]
b. abt 1888, Texas2

Census records:

1900 TX Galveston
1910 TX Galveston
1920 TX Galveston
1930 TX Galveston

The name is definitely spelled Capman in the 1920 census and Chapman in 1930. Does anyone know which is correct?

Children:

Frances L Capman/Chapman
b. abt Nov 1819, (Galveston, Galveston,) Texas2
Lawrence E Capman/Chapman
b. abt 1924, (Galveston, Galveston,) Texas2

Sources:

1. Information provided by descendants/researchers of this family.
a. Cary (Sedgwick) Hall <TexYa@aol.com>

2. Census records, any of those indicated.

4. Social Security Death Index

Questions? Have more data? genealogy@sedgwick.org