Incidently, the Sullivan cousin in Saratoga named
after your Grandfather, Michael E., is the Honorable
Michael E. Sweeney, the State Supreme Court Judge of
Upper New York State. His mother Mary Sweeney,
was the really loved "Aunt Mary" of mine own
Father's generation. They were all very
(Helen Culyer to Bob Sullivan;
May 28, 1980)
Beatrice has lovingly kept each article in
which Michael was named. In fact each
of the articles saved are about Michael's
achievements. There have been many
more written except they were from an
earlier time when the paper on which the
articles were written didn't survive the
According to Beatrice Michael
remembered Arthur and Edmond Sullivan coming up from
NY in the summer to stay with his Aunt, also
remembers Charles and Daniel P. Sullivan coming to
visit in Saratoga Springs.
(Beatrice Sweeney to Bob Sullivan;
Dec 9, 1990)
Letter from Helen Sullivan Culyer to M.E.
Sweeney; Nov 11, 1959 congratulating Michael on
his election to Judge
The Hanging of Michael E. Sweeney
referring to the hanging of the Hon. Judge M. E.
Sweeney's picture in the Saratoga County
Frank Sullivan congratulating Michael to his
appointment as NY State Supreme Court Judge
Murphy comments on death of Judge Michael E.
History of N.Y. Appellate Court
judge leaves behind rich legacy"