Military and Politicians

General Robert Sedgwick (1613 - 1656)
Apparently the first Sedgwick in New England, grandfather to many of us
Thomas Johnson (1732- 1819)  son of Thomas Johnson and Dorcas Sedwick
First governor of State of Maryland
Theodore Sedgwick (1746 - 1813)
President Pro-tem of the US Senate and Speaker of the House of Reperesentatives
General John Sedgwick (1813 - 1864)
Genealogy and photos of the famous Civil War General


Catharine Maria Sedgwick (1789 - 1867)
"The very first noted female writer in the United States."

Movie People

Eileen Sedgwick (1898 - 1991)
Hollywood actress in the Silent Film days
Edna Sedgwick (1915 - 2002)
Ballet dancer who appeared in movies
Edie Sedgwick (1943 - 1971)
Genealogy and links to the 1960's actress
Kyra Sedgwick (1965)
Genealogy and links to this famous actress of today
Check also the website of her half-brother, guitarist Michael Stern

Other interesting people

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, the poet
His wife Fanny Appleton (B11,7C) was 2g-granddaughter of Deacon Benjamin Sedgwick
Edward Swift Isham, law partner of Abraham Lincoln's son
see pages 269 and 270 of the book
Ann Eliza Isham, lost on the Titanic
Eero Saarinen, designer of the St Louis Arch
husband of Lilian Louisa Swann (B44,152,2)
see also St Louis Gateway Arch
Henry Russell Sedgwick, Alaska Yukon gold rush
2500 miles on a boat he built himself
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