Birth Name: Terrycina Andrea Sewell
Place of Birth: Huntsville, Alabama
Date of Birth: January 1, 1965
Terri Sewell is an American politician. A Democrat, she has served as a Member of the U.S. House of Representatives, from Alabama’s 7th congressional district, since January 3, 2011.
Terri is the daughter of Andrew A. Sewell, a former athletic coach, and Nancy Gardner Sewell, a former city Councilwoman and librarian. Her mother was the first black woman to be elected as a councilwoman at Selma City.
Terri’s maternal grandfather was The Rev. Tom M. Gardner, Jr. (the son of Tom M. Gardner and Willie Frances Sanders). Terri’s great-grandfather Tom was the son of Monroe Gardner and Sylvia “Sibbie” Robinson. Willie was the daughter of Alfred Sanders and Hettie Jackson.
Genealogy of Terri Sewell (focusing on her mother’s side) – http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com