Israel Dewey was born on March 3, 1713 at Westfield, Massachusetts. He was the son of Thomas and Abigail Dewey of Westfield, Mass., and afterwards of Sheffield, Mass.
He married Lydia Mosely on September 19, 1734, in Westfield.
Dewey died on November 23, 1773, at Great Barrington, Massachusetts.
↑ 1.01.11.2 Dewey, Louis Marinus. Dewey Family History. Westfield, MA:
Dewey Publishing Co. 1898. pp. 863–4.
↑ Yates Publishing. U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.
↑ New England Historic Genealogical Society. The New England Historical and Genealogical Register. Boston: The New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1899. Vol. LII, 396.