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Stanford Newel

Stanford Newel, American envoy extraordinary and ninister plenipotentiary.

Background

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.

Career

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.

Connections

Married Helen F., d.

father:
Stanford Newel

mother:
Abby Lee (Penniman) Newel

spouse:
Helen F.