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Charles Sawyer

AKA Charles W. Sawyer

Born: 10-Feb-1887
Birthplace: Cincinnati, OH
Died: 7-Apr-1979
Location of death: Palm Beach, FL
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, OH

Gender: Male
Religion: Anglican/Episcopalian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Government
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Commerce Secretary, 1948-53

Military service: US Army (WWI)

Father: Edward Milton Sawyer
Mother: Caroline Butler
Wife: Margaret Sterrett (m. 15-Jul-1918, d.)
Wife: Elizabeth De Veyrac (m. 10-Jun-1942)
Daughter: Anne Johnston
Son: Charles
Son: Jean Johnston
Son: John
Son: Edward

    University: BA, Oberlin College (1908)
    Law School: LLB, University of Cincinnati (1911)

    Taft Stettinius & Hollister Managing Partner (1953-)
    US Secretary of Commerce (1948-53)
    US Ambassador to Belgium (1944-45)
    US Ambassador to Luxembourg (1944-45)
    Lieutenant Governor of Ohio (1933-35)
    Cincinnati City Council (1912-16)
    Boy Scouts of America National Council
    Ohio State Bar Association 1911
    Democratic National Committee

Author of books:
Concerns of a Conservative Democrat (1968)

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