Dewey, Major Harlow

Dewey, Major Harlow

Male 1813 - 1898  (85 years)

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  • Name Dewey, Harlow  [1
    Title Major 
    Born 5 Jan 1813  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Nov 1898  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I2559  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2018 

    Father Dewey, Caleb,   b. 6 Nov 1779, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1825, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Phelps, Lucretia,   b. 2 Nov 1788, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1869, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 1 Feb 1810  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 7 children 
    Family ID F506  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Streeter, Lucy,   b. 10 Jan 1817,   d. 21 May 1842  (Age 25 years) 
    Married 10 Jan 1839  [1
    Children 
     1. Dewey, Cynthia,   b. 4 Oct 1839, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F19211  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Root, Lovisa,   b. 31 Dec 1818,   d. 15 Jun 1845  (Age 26 years) 
    Married 8 Jun 1843  [1
    Children 
     1. Dewey, John,   b. 15 May 1845, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1848, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F19213  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Dunbar, Caroline F.,   b. 25 Jul 1825,   d. Unknown 
    Married 28 Jan 1847  [1
    Children 
     1. Dewey, John,   b. 28 Mar 1851, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1851, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Dewey, Frank P.,   b. 24 Feb 1853, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1856, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
     3. Dewey, Fred Holland,   b. 28 Jun 1861, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     4. Dewey, Charles F.,   b. 25 Oct 1863, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1865, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     5. Dewey, Elbert Harlow,   b. 17 Oct 1868, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F19216  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Jan 1813 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Dewey, Cynthia - 4 Oct 1839 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Dewey, John - 15 May 1845 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Dewey, John - 28 Mar 1851 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Dewey, Frank P. - 24 Feb 1853 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Dewey, Fred Holland - 28 Jun 1861 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Dewey, Charles F. - 25 Oct 1863 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Dewey, Elbert Harlow - 17 Oct 1868 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Nov 1898 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • 8556. Harlow, b. Jan. 5, 1813; m.

  • 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

    2. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 7 Nov 2018.
      Lucretia Phelps Dewey
      Birth 2 Nov 1788
      Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA
      Death 15 Dec 1869 (aged 81)
      Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA
      Burial Unknown

      Daughter of Moses Phelps and Mercy Root

      Married Caleb Dewey 1 FEB 1810 in Westfield, MA.

      Children
      James M. Dewey
      Harlow Dewey
      Electa Dewey
      Lydia Dewey
      Lucy Dewey
      Ruth Dewey
      Caleb Dewey Jr

      Researched by Ted Smith


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