March 28, 1652
January 1, 1730
Massachusetts businessman and judge
Portrait: Samuel Sewall. Reproduced by permission of Archive Photos, Inc....
Diary Entries of Samuel Sewall by Samuel Sewall
Diary Entries of Samuel Sewall
Apology of Samuel Sewall
Both reprinted in Early American Writing in 1994
Samuel Sewall (1652–1730; see biography ...
Born: March 28, 1652
Died: January 1, 1730
Businessman and public official
Samuel Sewall was a prominent businessman and judge in Boston, Massac...
The voluminous diary of Samuel Sewall (1652-1730), American jurist, provides a vivid picture of the Boston of his day as well as of himself.Samuel Sewall was born on March 28, 1652, in North Baddesley...
Samuel Sewall, the author of the most vivid and most entertaining diary written by an American Puritan, also wrote one of the first antislavery tracts in America, The Selling of Joseph ... (1700). As ...