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A Sedgwick Genealogy: Descendants of Deacon Benjamin Sedgwick
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1. David Marsh, b. July 10, 1943, at Greens Farms, Conn. (B21,424,31)

2. Laura Lea, b. September 15, 1945, at Bridgeport, Conn. (B21,424,32)

Emily Sedgwick Bridgeman, 3d child of Amanda I. (Sedgwick) Bridgeman (B21,4) and Oliver H. Bridgeman, was born September 5, 1853, at Kendall, N.Y. She was named by request "Emily Sedgwick" for Mrs. W.W. Welch, wife of the internationally known Dr. Welch and herself the author of the LIFE OF GENERAL JOHN SEDGWICK. She attended the Brockport, N.Y., State Normal School, majoring in music. She married October 25, 1876, at Kendall, N.Y., Benjamin Franklin Stangland, son of Andrew and Susan (Gary) Stangland of Kendall. Andrew Stangland was a Norwegian who came to this country as one of the famous Norwegian Sloopers settling in Kendall and going to school there at the age of 18 as the quickest way to learn the English language. He met his future wife and was a ventilation expert for thirty-seven years with Howard & Morse, New York City. He was a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and a charter member of the American Society of Heating and Ventilating Engineers. He retired from business in 1916 and the family returned to Morton (Kendall). He died March 26, 1940. Mrs. Stangland died July 30, 1941, at Kendall. Children (Stangland) all born at Kendall:

1. Jessie Cary, b. February 18, 1880. (B21,431)

2. Robert Sedgwick, b. October 5, 1881. (B21,432)

3. Susan Frances, b. October 9, 1888. (B21,433)

Jessie Cary Stangland, 1st child of Emily S. (Bridgeman) Stangland (B21,43) and Benjamin F. Stangland, was born February 18, 1880, at Kendall, N.Y. She is a graduate of Horace Mann School, New York City, attended Columbia University, 1899-1902, and Art Students League, 1902-1907. She married June 15, 1907, in New York City Robert Waddington Grange of Pittsburgh, Pa., son of Rev. Dr. Robert W. and Sallie (Taber) Grange, whom she divorced in 1921 in New York City. She resides in Washington, D.C.

Robert Sedgwick Stangland, 2d child of Emily S. (Bridgeman)

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