George Dewey

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George Dewey

Admiral of the Navy


    William Dewey

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    • 6th Generation — 3rd Great-grandfather of George Dewey
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 32 
    • Birth Date:
    • Jan 1692 
    • Birth Location:
    • Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 10 Nov 1759 
    • Death Location:
    • Lebanon, New London, Connecticut 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 2 Jul 1713 
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    • William Dewey is said to have died from smallpox caught at Albany.

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  • Sources for William Dewey

    • 2 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 1982, Vol. 136, p. 314.
    • 3 Dewey, Adelbert M., et. al., Life of George Dewey, Rear Admiral, U.S.N., and Dewey Family History, Westfield, Massachusetts: Dewey Publishing Company (1898), 394, 396, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 4 Goodwin, John Samuel, comp., The Goodwins of Kittery, York County, Maine, Chicago: Orrin Sheller Goodwin, Printer and Publisher (1898), 41, Hathi Trust Digital Library.