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Cornelius Sowle Sweetland

Cornelius Sowle Sweetland, American banker. Member Rhode Island School of Design.

Background

  • Sweetland, Cornelius Sowle was born on July 15, 1845 in Johnston, Rhode Island, United States. Son of Cornelius Sowle and Louisa (Cheney) Sweetland.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Brown U., 1866, A.M., 1869.

    Career

    • Was president Providence Banking Company. Treasurer United Traction & Electric Company. Treasurer and manager Alfred Anthony Estate Company.

      President Rumford Chemical Works. Trustee, since 1892, treasurer, since 1900, Brown U.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Rhode Island School of Design.

    Connections

    • Married Mary H. Anthony, September 1869.
    • father: Cornelius Sowle Sweetland
    • mother: Louisa (Cheney) Sweetland
    • spouse: Mary H. Anthony
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    Died March 30, 1923
    (aged 77)
    Nationality