Party affiliation: Republican
Henry Clews, British banker. Decorated Commander Order of the Rising Sun, Japan, 1908. Twice declined portfolio of secretary of the treasurer, and Rep nomination for mayor of New York; also declined office of collector of port of New York; originated, organized and nominated 65 members of the Committee of Seventy. Member New York Chamber of Commerce, Stock Exchange.
- Grand-niece President Madison: g.g.d. General Andrew Lewis, next in command to Washington in Review War). After panic of 1857, organized banking firm of Stout, Clews &.