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A Sedgwick Genealogy: Descendants of Deacon Benjamin Sedgwick
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Michele Ricciardi, professor of law in the University of Naples. He died in December 1917. No children. Jane Minot Sedgwick translated and published translations of the Greek poets.

Henry Dwight Sedgwick, III, 2d child of Henry Dwight Sedgwick, II, and Henrietta (Ellery) Sedgwick, was born September 24, 1861, at Stockbridge, Mass., married in New York City, November 7, 1895, Sarah Minturn, daughter of Robert B. and Susanna (Shaw) Minturn, born September 3, 1865, at Staten Island, N.Y., and died January 26, 1919, at Boston, Mass.

Mr. Sedgwick is a lawyer and author. He graduated, A.B., at Harvard in 1882 where he was a member of the football team and studied law in Boston until 1884, when he was admitted to the bar. He practiced in New York City from 1885 until 1898 and since has devoted his time to travel and literary pursuits. He is a member of the National Institute of Arts and Letters and in 1893 was elected to membership in the American Academy of Arts and Letters whose members are chosen from the National Institute of Arts and Letters. He is also a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (Boston), the Massachusetts Historical Society and the Tavern Club of Boston. He makes his home with his son, Robert Minturn Sedgwick of Dedham, Mass. Children:

1. Henry Dwight, IV, b. September 6, 1896, at Pointe a Pic, Que,; d. at Groton School, May 2, 1914, at Groton, Mass. (B47,421)

2. Robert Minturn, b. January 27, 1899, in N.Y. City. (B47,422)

3. Francis Minturn, b. March 13, 1904, in N.Y. City (B47,423)

Edith Minturn, b. October 30, 1901; died same day.

Robert Minturn Sedgwick, 2d child of Henry Dwight, III (B47,42) and Sarah (Minturn) Sedgwick, was born January 27, 1899, in New York City, and married at Groton, Mass., November 25, 1924, Helen Peabody, born February 12, 1890 at Danvers, Mass., daughter of the late Rev. Dr. Endicott Peabody and Fannie Peabody. Rev. Dr. Peabody was for many years Headmaster of Groton School at which Mr. Sedgwick graduated in

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