Silas Dewey
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Silas Hyde Dewey (1806 - 1864)

Silas Hyde Dewey
Born in Hartwick, Otsego County, New York, USAmap
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Died in New Bloomfield, Callaway County, Missouri, USAmap
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Silas Hyde DEWEY was born on 21 Apr 1806 in Hartwick, Otsego County, New York. [1]

He married on 10 Oct 1833 in Oswego County, New York to Amy SPENCER and their children included:

  1. Henrietta Dewey b.26 Dec 1835 d.20 Oct 1836
  2. Rachel Ann Dewey b.26 Jul 1837 NY m.28 May 1857 TX to Archibald H. Smith
  3. Emma A Dewey b.06 May 1840 m1.04 Jul 1858 Madison H. Miller m2.02 Aug 1860 William B. Miller [2]
  4. Harriet Dewey b.10 Oct 1842 m1.1856 H. Black. m2.1880 Foust.
  5. Arabella Ferguson Dewey b.28 Oct 1844 d.16 Nov 1879 m1.10 Aug 1864 William Helms, m2.23 Dec 1869 George Whitley
  6. William Spencer Dewey b.15 Jul 1847 m1.1872 Sallie M. Stewart, m2. Mrs. Webb, m3. Eland Young
  7. Chauncey Hyde Dewey b.24 May 1850 m.10 Jul 1880 Mattie Jolly
  8. Susan Dewey b,24 Dec 1854 d.11 Jan 1884 m.18 Dec 1872 Joseph Stewart.

In 1855 he was in Walker County, Texas. [2]

He died on 17 Mar 1864 in New Bloomfield, Callaway County, Missouri [3] and his wife died in 1884 in Grayson County, Texas. [2]


  1. Family Data Collection - Births at for Silas Hyde Dewey b.21 Apr 1806 Hartwick, Otsego County, NY (father Eliphalet Dewey & mother Rachel Ann Hyde).
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Memorial and Biographical History of Dallas County, Texas by Walsworth Publishing Company in 1892 for Silas Hyde DEWEY.
  3. Family Data Collection - Individual Records at for Silas Hyde Dewey, parents: Eliphalet Dewey & Rachel Ann Hyde; b.21 Apr 1806 Hartwick, Otsego County, NY; m.1833 Cadiz, OH; d.17 Mar 1864 New Bloomfield, Calloway County, MO.
  • 1840 USA Census of Green, Harrison County, Ohio; FHL #0020167, roll #402, p222, for Silas H. Dewey with 1M@30-39, 2F@20-29, 1M@10-14, 2F@<5.
  • 1850 USA Census of Pease, Belmont County, Ohio, family#1602 with:
40 Dewey Silas H., b.1810 NY
32 Dewey Emma, wife
13 Dewey Rachel
10 Dewey Emma
09 Dewey Harriet
06 Dewey Arbella
09 Dewey Wm.
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  • "Dewey Genealogy and Family History" p436,498 compiled by Louis Marinus Dewey of Westfield, Massachusetts in 1898.
  • "North America, Family Histories 1500-2000" on citing book "Life of George Dewey, Rear Admiral, USN, and Dewey family history" published in 1898 for Silas Hyde Dewey @57 (father Eliphalet Dewey & mother Rachel Ann Hyde) b.21 Apr 1806 Hartwick, NY; d.17 Mar 1864 New Bloomfield, MO; m.1833 Amy Spencer (with photo included here).
  • World Family Tree v53, edition #1, customer pedigrees, tree #1254 on Family Archive CD by LLC., released: Mar 2000, imported: 30 Mar 2001.

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