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Rodolphus Dewey (1792 - 1859)

Rodolphus Dewey
Born in Worthington, Hampshire, Massachusettsmap
Ancestors ancestors
Son of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Conneaut, Crawford, Pennsylvaniamap
Profile last modified | Created 8 Oct 2014
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  • Ancestor of noted actors Ben & Casey Affleck[1]
  • m. Sarah Platt[1]
  • Rodolphus fought in the War of 1812. He owned quite a lot of property in Crawford County. He committed suicide by hanging himself in his barn.

Children of Rodolphus Dewey and Sarah "Sally" Platt are:

  • Maria Dewey.
  • Lydia E. Dewey.
  • George Dewey, b. 27 Nov 1818, Conneaut, Crawford, Pennsylvania.
  • Edwin R. Dewey, b. 1824, Conneaut, Crawford, Pennsylvania.
  • Caroline Dewey, b. 1826, Pennsylvania.
  • Giles S. Dewey, b. 1829, Conneaut, Crawford, Pennsylvania.
    • +Louisa A. Dewey, b. 1830, Conneautville, Crawford, Pennslyvania, d. 02 Apr 1901, Guthrie, Oklahoma.
  • Helen Emma Dewey, b. 1834, Conneaut, Crawford, Pennsylvania, d., Conneautville, Crawford, Pennsylvania.
  • Sarah A. Dewey, b. 1836, Conneaut, Crawford County, Pennsylvania.
  • Rodolphus Dewey, b. 1838, Conneaut, Crawford, Pennsylvania.
  • Fidelica Dewey, b. 1841, Conneaut, Crawford County, Pennsylvania.


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Roots of Freedom." Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.. PBS. 14 Oct 2014

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Dewey-2249 and Dewey-606 appear to represent the same person because: They are the same person
posted by Andrew Moore
Dewey-1245 and Dewey-606 appear to represent the same person because: Same.
posted by DK Clews

Rodolphus is 20 degrees from Mary McCauley, 24 degrees from B. W. J. Molier and 14 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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