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Schuyler Segar Dewey (1837 - 1911)

Schuyler Segar (Segar) Dewey
Born in Dansville, Steuben, New York, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 28 Nov 1858 in Bunker Hill, Ingham, Michigan, United Statesmap
[children unknown]
Died in Bunker Hill, Ingham, Michigan, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 24 Jun 2019
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Biography

Schuyler was born 16 Nov 1837 in Dansville, Steuben County, New York. He was the son of Solomon Taylor Dewey and his second wife Mary Ann Blake.[1][2]

In 1850 he was living in Waterloo, Jackson, Michigan.[3] The household included Solomon Dewey age 41 born in New York, Mary A Dewey age 44 born in New York, Solomon Dewey age 17 born in New York, Edgar Dewey age 15 born in New York, Schuyler Dewey age 12 born in New York, Zara B Dewey age 9 born in New York, Lorenzo Dewey age 7 born in New York, Mary A Dewey age 1 born in Michigan and William E Blake age 7 born in Ohio. Both the elder and younger Solomon were farmers.

Louisa Earl and Schuyler Segar Dewey were married 28 Nov 1858 in Bunker Hill, Michigan. [4]

In Aug 1860 he was living in Waterloo, Jackson, Michigan.[5] The household included Marshal Dewey age 27 born in New York, Martha Dewey age 24 born in New York, Charles Dewey age 8 months born in Michigan, Schuyler Dewey age 22 born in New York, and Lousia Dewey age 21 born in New York. Marshall and Schuyler were both farmers. Solomon Dewey and Mary lived next door, along with their family.

In 1870 he was living in Vevay Township, Ingham, Michigan.[6] The household included Segar Dewey age 32 born in New York and Louisa C Dewey age 32 born in Michigan. Segar was a farmer.

On 10 Sep 1877 he was appointed postmaster in Eden, Ingham, Michigan.[7]

In 1880 he was living in Vevay, Ingham, Michigan.[8] The household included Segar S Dewey age 42 born in New York, wife Louisa Dewey age 42 born in Michigan, nephew Atwell Dewey age 29 born in New York, and nephew Frank Hawley age 26 born in Michigan. Segar was a farmer, Atwell was working as a farm laborer. Frank was a clerk in a store.

In 1894 he was living in Bunker Hill, Ingham, Michigan.[9] The household included Segar S Dewey and wife Louisa C Dewey, both age 56.

Segar S Dewey and Mary M Miller Stowell were married 19 Jan 1899 in Fitchburg, Ingham, Michigan.[10][11]She was the daughter of John Miller and Martha Stencill.

In 1900 he was living in Bunker Hill township, Ingham, Michigan, United States.[12] The household included Seger S Dewey age 63 born in New York and wife Mary M Dewey age 59 born in Michigan. Segar was a carpenter. Mary was the mother of 1 child, living.

In 1910 he was living in Bunker Hill, Ingham, Michigan, United States.[13] The household included Segar S Dewey age 72 born in New York, wife Mary Dewey age 67 born in Michigan, and stepson Ogle Stowell age 34 born in Michigan. Ogle was a farmer.

He died 10 Oct 1911 in Bunker Hill, Ingham, Michigan.[14]

He is buried in Munith Cemetery, Munith, Jackson County, Michigan.[15]

Sources

  1. Our folks : [second preliminary draft]. Louisa Earl Gender: Female Birth Date: 31 Mar 1838 First Marriage Date: 28 Nov 1858 Father: Earl Spouse: Schuyler S Dewey. Ancestry.com. North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
  2. Dewey: Page 336
  3. "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MF8X-BCV : 12 April 2016), Schuyler Dewey in household of Solomon Dewey, Waterloo, Jackson, Michigan, United States; citing family 645, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  4. Dewey: Page 336
  5. "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWDB-PQP : 14 December 2017), Schuyler Dewey in entry for Marshal Dewey, 1860.
  6. "United States Census, 1870", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHHG-R9S : 12 June 2019), Segar Dewey, 1870.
  7. Record of Appointment of Postmasters, 1832-1971. NARA Microfilm Publication, M841, 145 rolls. Records of the Post Office Department, Record Group Number 28. Washington, D.C.: National Archives. Segar S Dewey Post Office Location: Eden, Ingham, Michigan Appointment Date: 10 Sep 1877 Volume #: 31 Volume Year Range: 1864-1878. U.S., Appointments of U. S. Postmasters, 1832-1971 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. This collection was indexed by Ancestry World Archives Project contributors.
  8. "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWS8-JYZ : 14 August 2017), Segar S Dewey, 1880; citing enumeration district ED 137, sheet 507C, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d), roll 0583; FHL microfilm 1,254,583.
  9. "Michigan State Census, 1894," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XHK7-576 : 12 March 2018), Segar S Dewey, Bunker Hill, Ingham, Michigan, United States; citing p. 164, State Archives, Lansing; FHL microfilm 915,309.
  10. "Michigan Marriages, 1822-1995," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FCXF-W3C : 10 February 2018), Segan S. Dewey and Mary M. Miller, 19 Jan 1899; citing reference 283; FHL microfilm 976,573.
  11. "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N3F4-8QH : 15 January 2019), Segar S. Dewey and Mary M. Miller Stowell, 1899.
  12. "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MSMX-RY5 : accessed 24 June 2019), Seger S Dewey, Bunker Hill township, Ingham, Michigan, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 32, sheet 9A, family 206, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,716.
  13. "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:ML5X-3QT : accessed 24 June 2019), Segar S Dewey, Bunker Hill, Ingham, Michigan, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 53, sheet 9A, family 206, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 651; FHL microfilm 1,374,664.
  14. "Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FHJH-W99 : 10 February 2018), Segar Dewey, 10 Oct 1911; citing Bunkerhill, Ingham, Michigan, reference v 3 p 227; FHL microfilm 976,567.
  15. Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 24 June 2019), memorial page for Segar S Dewey (16 Nov 1837–10 Oct 1911), Find A Grave: Memorial #18774758, citing Munith Cemetery, Munith, Jackson County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Deb Hayes-Wolfe (contributor 46811474) .


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