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Josiah Dewey (1786 - 1855)

Josiah Dewey
Born in Bolton, Tolland, Connecticut, USAmap
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[spouse(s) unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USAmap
Profile last modified | Created 6 Aug 2019
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Josiah was born in 1786. He was the son of Solomon Dewey and Christiana Cone. He married Sallie Williams on 8 Oct 1807 in Leverett, MA. They had the following children:

  1. Avery Williams (1808-
  2. Eliza (1810-????)
  3. Sarah (1812-
  4. Josiah (1814-????)
  5. Clarissa (1816-????)
  6. Caroline (1818-????)
  7. Charles (1820-????)
  8. George (1822-????)

He passed away in 1855.


  • Find A Grave memorial page for Josiah Dewey (1784–5 May 1855), Find A Grave: Memorial #138484883, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA

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