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Mary (Dewey) Ashley (1668 - 1757)

Mary Ashley formerly Dewey
Born in Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusettsmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 11 Jul 1688 in Westfield, Hampden,
Descendants descendants
Died in Westfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts Bay, British Colonial Americamap
Profile last modified | Created 28 Nov 2010
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Mary Dewey was born 28 Jan 1667 in Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts Bay.[1]


She married David Ashley 11 Jul 1688. [2]


She died 13 Dec 1757 in Westfield and is buried at the Old Burying Ground. [3]


  1. Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915," database, FamilySearch [1]: 9 February 2018), Mary Dewey, 28 Jan 1667; citing Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, v 1 p 96; FHL microfilm 14,766.
  2. Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910," database, FamilySearch [ttps://] : 10 February 2018), David Ashly and Mary Dewey, 11 Jul 1688; citing reference ; FHL microfilm 186,162.
  3. Find a Grave. Mary Dewey Ashley
  • Dexter, Franklin Bowditch. Biographical Sketches of the Graduates of Yale College (Holt, 1885) Vol. 1, Page 404
  • "The Life of George Dewey, rear admiral, U.S.N.; and Dewey family history : being an authentic historical and genealogical record of more than fifteen thousand persons in the United States by the name of Dewey, and their descendants : Life of Rear Admiral George Dewey" [2]
  • "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915," database, FamilySearch [3] : 10 February 2018), Mary in entry for Abigail Ashly, ; citing , ; FHL microfilm 185,469.
  • Westfield and its historic influences, 1669-1919; the life of an early town, with a survey of events in New England and bordering regions to which it was related in colonial and revolutionary times.[4]


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