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Stanford Newel

Stanford Newel, American envoy extraordinary and ninister plenipotentiary.


  • Newel, Stanford was born on June 7, 1839 in Providence, Rhode Island, United States. Son of Stanford and Abby Lee (Penniman) Newel.

  • Education

    • Graduated from Yale, 1861, honorary Master of Arts, 1864. Graduated from Harvard Law School, 1864. Removed to St. Anthony’s Falls, Minnesota, May 1855.

      Practicing lawyer, St. Paul, since 1864.


    • Ernest and Helen M. Fiedler, June 24, 1880. Delegate to National Republican Convs., 1884 and 1892. Envoy Extraordinary anu Minister Plenipotentiary of the United States to Netherlands, 1897-1905.

      One of America delegation to Peace Conference at The Hague, 1899. Appointed Envoy Extraordinary anu Minister Plenipotentiary to Netherlands and Luxemburg, June 5, 1903, resigned June 30, 1905. Home: St. Paul, Minn.


    • Married Helen F., d.
    • father: Stanford Newel
    • mother: Abby Lee (Penniman) Newel
    • spouse: Helen F.
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    Died 1907
    (aged 67)