George Dewey

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George Dewey

Admiral of the Navy


    Josiah Dewey Jr.

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    • 7th Generation — 4th Great-grandfather of George Dewey
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 64 
    • Birth Date:
    • 24 Dec 1666 
    • Birth Location:
    • Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • ABT 1750 
    • Death Location:
    • Lebanon, New London, Connecticut 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 15 Jan 1690/1691 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts 

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  • Sources for Josiah Dewey Jr.

    • 1 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Westfield, Vol. 2, p. 19, Marriage record for Josiah Dewey and Mehetabel Miller.
    • 2 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 1982, Vol. 136, p. 314.
    • 4 Dewey, Adelbert M., et. al., Life of George Dewey, Rear Admiral, U.S.N., and Dewey Family History, Westfield, Massachusetts: Dewey Publishing Company (1898), 392-394, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 5 Goodwin, John Samuel, comp., The Goodwins of Kittery, York County, Maine, Chicago: Orrin Sheller Goodwin, Printer and Publisher (1898), 41, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
    • 6 Hughes, Thomas Patrick and Frank Munsell, American Ancestry: Giving the Name and Descent in the Male Line of Americans Whose Ancestors Settled in the U.S., Vol. 11, Albany, New York: Joel Munsell's Sons, Publishers (1898), 226, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 7 Welles, Albert, History of the Buell Family in England: From the Remotest Times Ascertainable from Our Ancient Histories, and in America, New York: Society Library (1881), 57, Google Books (Digital Library).