Dewey, Bessie Irene

Dewey, Bessie Irene

Female 1892 - 1971  (79 years)

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  • Name Dewey, Bessie Irene  [1
    Born 13 Jan 1892  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Census 2 Jun 1900  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 15 Apr 1910  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1935  Westbrook, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 18 Apr 1940  Westbrook, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 27 Apr 1942  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 17 Jun 1953  Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Died 5 Apr 1971  Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Person ID I50968  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2018 

    Father Dewey, Frank Hurburt,   b. 30 Jul 1866, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown 
    Mother Chapin, Ida Maria,   b. 24 Aug 1870, East Longmeadow, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown 
    Married 26 Jun 1889  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 11, 12
    Children 6 children 
     1. Dewey, Frank Earl,   b. 9 Mar 1890, East Longmeadow, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1953, West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     2. Dewey, Bessie Irene,   b. 13 Jan 1892, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1971, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +3. Dewey, Sidney Caleb,   b. 29 Jan 1894, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1945, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     4. Dewey, Iva Chapin,   b. 12 Sep 1897, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    +5. Dewey, Clinton Louis,   b. 26 May 1900, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     6. Dewey, Leslie Carrol,   b. 23 Sep 1902, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     
    Family ID F19204  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Pilon, Louis Henry,   b. 20 Jun 1883, Palmer, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1961, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Last Modified 9 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F19222  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Jan 1892 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 2 Jun 1900 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 15 Apr 1910 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1935 - Westbrook, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 18 Apr 1940 - Westbrook, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 27 Apr 1942 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 17 Jun 1953 - Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Apr 1971 - Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • 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, 998 (Reliability: 2), 7 Aug 2018.
      Born at Westfield . . .
      8962. Frank Hurburt, b. July 30, 1866; is janitor at Normal School boarding hall, Westfield, in 1898; m. June 26, 1889, at Hamden, Mass., Ida Maria Chapin, dau. of Sidney Pattison and Cordelia Elvira (Crocker), b. Aug. 24, 1870, at East Longmeadow; they had: Frank Earl, b. March 9, 1890, at East Longmeadow; Bessie Irene, b. Jan 13, 1892, at Westfield; Sidney Caleb, b. Jan. 29, 1894; Ira Chapin, b. Sept. 12, 1897.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    2. [S1431] Massachusetts, Birth Records, 1840-1915, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 9 Nov 2018.
      Name: Bessie J Dewey
      Gender: Female
      Birth Date: 13 Jan 1892
      Birth Place: Westfield, Massachusetts, USA
      Father: Frank H Dewey
      Mother: Ida M Chapin

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S498] Massachusetts, Town & Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 9 Nov 2018.
      Name: Bessie I Dewey
      Event Type: Birth
      Birth Date: 13 Jan 1892
      Birth Place: Westfield, Massachusetts
      Father Name: Frank H Dewey
      Mother Name: Ida M Chapin

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S879] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 9 Nov 2018.
      Name: Bessie I Pilon
      Birth Date: 13 Jan 1892
      Claim Date: 30 Nov 1956
      SSN: 032121448
      Notes: 16 Jul 1976: Name listed as BESSIE I PILON

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S954] 1900 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 9 Nov 2018.
      1900 Census, enumerated 2 Jun 1900 at 34 West School St in Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States

      Frank H Dewey Head M 34 Massachusetts b. Jul 1866
      Ida C Dewey Wife F 30 Massachusetts b. Aug 1870
      Frank E Dewey Son M 10 Massachusetts b. Mar 1890
      Bessie I Dewey Daughter F 8 Massachusetts b. Jan 1892
      Sidney C Dewey Son M 6 Massachusetts b. Jan 1894
      Iva C Dewey Daughter F 3 Massachusetts b. Sep 1897
      No Name Dewey Son M 0 Massachusetts b. May 1900

      "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M9RG-HKR : accessed 9 November 2018), Frank H Dewey, Westfield Town Westfield town, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 607, sheet 4B, family 104, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,653.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S57] 1910 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 9 Nov 2018.
      1910 Census, enumerated 15 Apr 1910 at 139 Main in Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States

      Frank H Dewey Head M 43 Massachusetts
      Ida M Dewey Wife F 39 Massachusetts
      Frank E Dewey Son M 20 Massachusetts
      Bessie I Dewey Daughter F 18 Massachusetts
      Sidney C Dewey Son M 16 Massachusetts
      Iva C Dewey Daughter F 12 Massachusetts
      Clinton L Dewey Son M 9 Massachusetts
      Leslie C Dewey Son M 7 Massachusetts

      "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M2JT-5WF : accessed 9 November 2018), Frank H Dewey, Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 666, sheet 1B, family 20, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 591; FHL microfilm 1,374,604.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    7. [S814] 1940 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 9 Nov 2018.
      1940 Census, enumerated 18 Apr 1940 at 1 Montgomery Rd in Westfield Town, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States

      Louis Pilon Head M 57 Massachusetts
      Bessie Pilon Wife F 48 Massachusetts
      Ida Dewey Mother-in-law F 69 Massachusetts

      "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K4F9-RJX : 16 March 2018), Ida Dewey in household of Louis Pilon, Ward 1, Westfield, Westfield City, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 7-164, sheet 8B, line 48, family 156, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 1598.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    8. [S102] World War II Draft Registration, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 9 Nov 2018.
      Name: Louis Henry Pilon
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Residence Age: 59
      Birth Date: 20 Jun 1883
      Birth Place: Palmer, Massachusetts, USA
      Residence Date: 27 Apr 1942
      Residence Place: 139 Montgmery St, Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA
      Next of Kin Bessie Pilon (wife)

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    9. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 10 Nov 2018.
      Springfield Union (Springfield, Massachusetts), 18 Jun 1953, page 16

      FRANK E. DEWEY STRICKEN WHILE DRIVING AUTO

      School Custodian Dies Shortly After Heart Attack

      West Springfield, June 17--Frank E. Dewey, husband of Kate L. Holmes Dewey of 17 Hemlock St. West Springfield, was pronounced dead on arrival at Mercy Hospital where he was taken in West Side police ambulance following a heart attack.

      Mr. Dewey, custodian at the West Springfield High School, had completed his day's work and was driving home when stricken. His car careened across the road and struck a car parked in front of the Public Library. Owner of the car is Albert DeSaulniers, clerk at the local Post Office.

      Sgt. Raymond Hubert, Joseph Salvatico and Barney Klauber administered oxygen while enroute to the hospital. Patrolman Donald Ryder is investigating the accident.

      Mr. Dewey, Supt. of Schools Stanley Wright said, has given long and faithful service to the town, having been employed by that department for 32 years. His first duties were that of combined teacher of basket weaving and art in addition to being custodian at the old Meadow St. School, which was located on Main St. near the railroad dry bridge. He was also custodian at the old Memorial and Junior high schools before being transferred to the High School.

      Mr. Dewey was born in Longmeadow, March 9, 1891, (sic) the son of Mrs. Ida M. Chapin Dewey, now of West Springfield and the late Frank H. Dewey. He was a member of the Mittineague Methodist Church.

      Besides his wife amd ,other he leaves two sisters, Mrs. Arthur C. Lindholm of West Springfield and Mrs. Louise (sic) H. Pilon of Springfield and two brothers, Leslie C. of Brimfield and Clinton L. of Springfield.

      The funeral will be held at the Curran-Jones funeral home Saturday at 2. Rev. Ralph L. Norsworthy, pastor of the Mittineague Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will be in the family burial plot in Pine Hill Cemetery, Westfield.

      The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday evening from 7-9 and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    10. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 9 Nov 2018.
      Springfield Union (Springfield, Massachusetts), 6 Apr 1971, page 14

      Pilon

      In Wesson Memorial Hospital, April 5, Mrs. Bessie (Dewey) Pilon, 79, of 545 State St., Springfield, widow of Louis Pilon, sister of Clinton L. and Leslie C. Dewey, and Mrs. Iva Lidholm, Funeral services will be held at the Firtion-Hollister funeral home, 29 Schhol St., Westfield, Mass. Wednesday at 2 p.m. Burial in Pine Hill Cemetery. Calling hours are omitted.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    11. [S1240] Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 7 Nov 2018.
      Name: Frank H Dewey
      Age: 23
      Birth Year: abt 1866
      Birth Place: Westfield
      Marriage Date: 26 Jun 1889
      Marriage Place: Hampden, Massachusetts, USA
      Father: Caleb Dewey
      Mother: Juliet Dewey
      Spouse: Ida M Chapin

      Researched by Ted Smith

    12. [S498] Massachusetts, Town & Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 7 Nov 2018.
      Name: Frank H Demey
      Event Type: Marriage
      Birth Date: abt 1866
      Marriage Date: 26 Jun 1889
      Marriage Place: Hampden, Massachusetts
      Marriage Age: 23
      Father Name: Caleb
      Mother Name: Juliett Noble
      Spouse Name: Ida M Chapin
      Spouse Marriage Age: 18
      Spouse Father Name: Sidney P Chapin
      Spouse Mother Name: Cordelia E Crocker

      Researched by Ted Smith


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