Family: Dewey, Major Harlow / Root, Lovisa (F19213)

m. 8 Jun 1843


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  • Dewey, Major HarlowFather | Male
    Dewey, Major Harlow

    Born  5 Jan 1813  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  20 Nov 1898  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  8 Jun 1843  [1]   
    Other Spouse  Streeter, Lucy | F19211 
    Married  10 Jan 1839   
    Other Spouse  Dunbar, Caroline F. | F19216 
    Married  28 Jan 1847   
    Father  Dewey, Caleb | F506 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Phelps, Lucretia | F506 Group Sheet 

    Root, LovisaMother | Female
    Root, Lovisa

    Born  31 Dec 1818   
    Died  15 Jun 1845   
    Buried     
    Other Spouse  Noble, William | F19215 
    Married     
    Father  Root, Benjamin | F19214 Group Sheet 
    Mother   

    Dewey, JohnChild 1 | Male
    Dewey, John

    Born  15 May 1845  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  20 Dec 1848  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

  • Sources 
    1. [S2048] Life of George Dewey, rear admiral, U.S.N.; and Dewey family history : being an authentic historical and genealogical record of more than fifteen thousand persons in the United States, 997 (Reliability: 2), 7 Nov 2018.
      8556. Harlow Dewey, Major, son of Caleb, b. Jan. 5, 1813, at Westfield, Mass.; there d. Nov. 20, 1898, ag. 85 yrs. 10 mos, where he was a blacksmith, inventor, and tool maker; in early life was a major in the militia and one of the first to build on Mechanic street, which was the first in his town to be opened especially for building purposes; m. Jan. 10, 1839, Lucy Streeter, dau. of ___ and Cynthia, b. Jan. 10, 1817; d. May 21, 1842, of consumption, and he m. 2d, June 8, 1843, Mrs. Lovisa Root Noble, dau of Benjamin Root and widow of William Noble, b. Dec. 31, 1818; d. June 15, 1845, of fever, and he married 3d, Jan. 28, 1847, Caroline F. Dunbar, dau. of John, of Belchertown, Mass., b. July 25, 1825.

      Eighth Generation -- Born at Westfield

      8957. Cynthia, b. Oct. 4, 1839; m. April 27, 1893, Chirstopher C. Allen, of Providence, R.I.

      By second wife.
      John, b. May 15, 1845; d. Dec. 20, 1848.

      By third wife.
      John, b. March 28; d. April 26, 1951.
      Frank P., b. Feb 24, 1853; d. Sept. 26, 1856.
      8958. Fred Holland, b. June 28, 1861; a school teacher at Westfield in 1898.
      Chas F., b. Oct. 25, 1863; d. May 27, 1865.
      8959. Elbert Harlow, b. Oct. 17, 1868; a meat dealer at Great Barrington, Mass., in 1898.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith


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