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Government official

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. M C.

Background

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

Education

Education public and night schools.

Career

President, E.O. Jewell & Company, 1932-1940;general manager board commissioner, Port of New Orleans, 1940-1948;general manager board commissioner, 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. M C.

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

child:
Gertrude Jewell (Mistress Albert A. Bowman)

child:
Edward J. Jewell

child:
Olive Jewell (Mistress Edward Randle)