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date: 25 February 2020

Sewell, Henrylocked

(1807–1879)
  • W. David McIntyre

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Sewell, Henry (1807–1879), lawyer and premier of New Zealand, was born at Newport, Isle of Wight, on 7 September 1807, the fourth son of Thomas Sewell (1775–1842), a leading solicitor of Newport, and his wife, Jane (1773/4–1848), the youngest daughter of John Edwards...

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