Joel Dewey (son of David Dewey and Polly Cole) was born February 22, 1810 in Warren County, NY and died April 01, 1889 in Oneida, Madison County, NY. He married Eliza Greene on July 16, 1832 in Adams Center, Jefferson County, NY, daughter of Charles Greene and Amy Sheldon.
Children of Joel Dewey and Eliza Greene in 1855 were:
Marion Meroa Dewey b. 15 Mar 1833 New York d. 6 Oct 1908 Jefferson County, NY
Manford Joel Dewey b. 22 Feb 1839 Adams Center, Jefferson County, NY d. 24 Jan 1922 Oneida, Madison County, NY
Marissa Eliza Dewey b. June 12, 1844 Adams Center, Jefferson County, NY d. December 15, 1922 Adams Center, Jefferson County, NY
Melvil M. Dewey b. 10 Dec 1851 Adams Center, Jefferson County, NY d. Lake Placid, Highlands, Florida
"New York State Census, 1865," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVNV-W85D : accessed 1 October 2016), Joel Dewey, District 02, Adams, Jefferson, New York, United States; citing source p. 41, line 8, household ID 292, county clerk, board of supervisors and surrogate court offices from various counties. Utica and East Hampton Public Libraries, New York; FHL microfilm 895,244.
"United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZDD-XMH : 15 July 2016), Joel Dewey, Oneida, Madison, New York, United States; citing enumeration district ED 63, sheet 245A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0860; FHL microfilm 1,254,860.