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Edward Oswell Jewell

Edward Oswell Jewell, American government official. Member Gulf Ports Association (president), American (president), North Atlantic (president) port associations, National Cotton Committee (board directors), Masons., Rotary.

Background

  • Jewell, Edward Oswell was born on February 17, 1891 in New Orleans. Son of Joseph Rand and Mollie (Godbold) Jewell.

  • Education

    • Student public and night schools.

    Career

    • President E.O. Jewell & Company, 1932-1940. General manager board commissioners Port of New Orleans, 1940-1948, Norfolk (Virginia) Port Authority, 1948-1954. Director world trade department International House, New Orleans, 1954-1955.

      General manager Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority.

    Membership

    Member Gulf Ports Association (president), American (president), North Atlantic (president) port associations, National Cotton Committee (board directors), Masons., Rotary.

    Connections

    • Married Sadie Bell Johnson, April 30, 1920. Children: Gertrude (Mistress Albert A. Bowman), Edward J., Olive (Mistress Edward Randle).
    • father: Joseph Rand Jewell
    • mother: Mollie (Godbold) Jewell
    • spouse: Sadie Bell Johnson
    • children: Gertrude Jewell (Mistress Albert A. Bowman)
    • Edward J. Jewell
    • Olive Jewell (Mistress Edward Randle)
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    Born February 17, 1891
    Nationality
    • 1932 - 1940
      President, E.O. Jewell & Company
    • 1954 - 1955
      director, world trade department International House
      New Orleans, Louisiana, United States