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A Sedgwick Genealogy: Descendants of Deacon Benjamin Sedgwick
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1. Katharine Whiting, b. May 26, 1884. (B21,231,1)

2. Roger Whiting, b. October 5, 1888. (B21,231,2)

3. Clarence Everett, Jr., b. August 18, 1890. (B21,231,3)

Katharine Whiting Bacon, 1st child of Katharine (Whiting) Bacon (B21,231) and Clarence E. Bacon, was born May 26, 1884, at Middletown, Conn., and married July 2, 1926, John Turrentine of Washington, D.C., born July 5, 1880, at Burlington, N.C., son of William Holt (Turrentine) and Ella (Rea) Turrentine. He is the author of standard works on Chemistry, especially potash, hydrogen, nitrogen and the fixation of atmospheric nitrogen, goitre eradication, etc. He taught Chemistry at Lafayette College, Cornell and Wesleyan Universities and is director of the experimental plant for the extraction of potash from kelp at Summerland, Cal. He has been president of the American Potash Institute since 1935. The reside at 4439 Cathedral Avenue, Washington, D.C. No children.

Roger Whiting Bacon, 2d child of Katharine (Whiting) Bacon (B21,231) and Clarence E. Bacon, was born October 5, 1888, at Middletown, Conn., and married Claire Hoops. He resides at the Phipps Plaza Hotel, Palm Beach, Fla. He is a graduate of Wesleyan University, Middletown, Conn.

Clarence Everett Bacon, Jr., 3d child of Mrs. Katharine (Whiting) Bacon (B21,231) and C.E. Bacon, was born August 18, 1890, at Middletown, Conn. He graduated at Wesleyan University in 1913 and November 6, 1915, married at Brooklyn, N.Y., Eva Peabody, daughter of Charles J. Peabody and Helen Hoyt Peabody. She was born November 7, 1890. He has been with Lee Higginson & Company, Boston bankers, in their New York office and with the banking firm of Spencer, Trask & Company, New York City, since 1914. He is a director of the Spencer Trask Fund, the Phoenix Securities Corporation, of Wesleyan University, Middletown, Conn., of Bennett College and of the Southern Education Foundation, Inc. He resides at 16 Erwin Park, Montclair, N.J. Episcopalians. Children:

1. Anne Peabody, b. December 29, 1930. (B21,231,31)

B21,24. Eliphalet Buel Sedgwick, 4th child of Albert Sedgwick

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