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Amos Dewey

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Hanover, Grafton, N.H., United States
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Luke Dewey and Deborah Kinney
Husband of Sarah Cummings Lord
Father of Ella Rosa Dewey; (Susan) Grace Dewey and Charles Gipson Dewey
Brother of George Washington Dewey; Mary Dewey and Sarah Ann Dewey

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Amos Dewey's Timeline

1805
1805
- 1815

Family group records for Luke Dewey's and Deborah Kinney's 4 children; search results obtained at the website www.familysearch.org and at ancestry.com

1820
April 12, 1820
Hanover, Grafton, N.H., United States

!BIRTH:
Birth of Amos Dewey (See Family Group Record for Luke Dewey)
Relevant birth record obtained at the website hereafter:
www.familysearch.org.
" Amos Dewey
Sex: Male
Birth:
Date: 12 Apr 1820
Place: Hanover, Grafton, N. H., USA"

1842
June 16, 1842
Age 22
Hanover, Grafton, N.H., United States

!MARRIAGE
Marriage of Amos Dewey to Sarah C. Lord
Relevant marriage record obtained on line at the site hereafter:
www.familysearch.org
Author: IGI Individual Record, FamilySearch, International Genealogical Index, North America
Actual text:
"Amos Dewey
Event:
Marriage:
Date: 16 Jun 1842
Place: Hanover, Grafton, N. H., USA
Spouse: Sarah C. Lord"

1850
1850
Age 29
Hanover, Grafton, N.H., United States

!CENSUS
Census records for George W. Dewey and family
Relevant 1850 census returns obtained at the website hereafter:
www.ancestry.com
Actual text:
Schedule 1- Free Inhabitants in Hanover
In the County of: Grafton
State of: New Hampshire
Enumerated by me on the 15th day of Aug, 1850
Dwelling Home Numbered in Order of Visitation: 329 / 320
Families Number in Order of Visitation: 338 /339
Value of Real Estate Owned :
George Dewy's ...2,800
Amos's : 1,500
Name -----------------Age----Sex-------Place of Birth - Occupation
Geo. Dewey------45-------Male------N.H.--------------Farmer
L. A. Dewey --------40------Female---N.H.
Henry G. Dewey --16-------Male-------N.H.
L. A. Dewey --------14------Female----N.H.
M. J. Dewey---------12------Female---N.H.
E. M. Dewey---------8-------Female---N.H.
Luke Dewey---------6--------Male -----N.H.
Edward Dewey-----19 -----Male------N.H.--------------Farmer
Amos Dewey--------29-----Male ------N-H--------------Farmer
Sarah Dewey--------27-----Female ---Vt.
Additional information
Geo is the short form for George and the first initials L.A. stand for Laura Ardelia Dewey, nee Chedel (George's wife)
L. A. stands for Laura Augusta (Dewey)
M. J. stands for Mary Jane (Dewey)
E.M. stands for Ellen M. (Dewey)
Amos Dewey is George's brother and Amos's wife is Sarah Dewey, nee Lord.

1851
April 25, 1851
Age 31
1851
- 1860
Age 30
1853
March 30, 1853
Age 32
Hanover, Grafton, NH, USA

!BIRTH (information taken from census returns)
"United States Census, 1880," Grace Dewey in household of Amos Dewey (Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire)
name: Grace Dewey
residence: Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire
birthdate: 1853
birthplace: New Hampshire, United States
relationship to head: Daughter
father's name: Amos Dewey
father's birthplace: New Hampshire, United States
mother's name: Sarah Dewey
mother's birthplace: Vermont, United States
race or color (expanded): White
ethnicity (standardized): American
gender: Female
martial status: Single
age (expanded): 27 years
occupation: At Home
nara film number: T9-0765
page: 183
page character: C
entry number: 1067
film number: 1254765
Household----------------------- Gender.......... Age
parent...Amos Dewey................ M...................60
parent..Sarah Dewey................. F................... 56
Grace Dewey............................... F.................. 27
Charles G. Dewey...................... M.................. 20

Source Citation
"United States Census, 1880," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MHRK-Q42 : accessed 12 April 2012), Grace Dewey in household of Amos Dewey (Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire).

1860
June 5, 1860
Age 40

!BIRTH (information taken fron census returns)
United States Census, 1880," Charles G. Dewey in household of Amos Dewey (Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire)
name: Charles G. Dewey
residence: Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire
birthdate: 1860
birthplace: New Hampshire, United States
relationship to head: Son
father's name: Amos Dewey
father's birthplace: New Hampshire, United States
mother's name: Sarah Dewey
mother's birthplace: Vermont, United States
race or color (expanded): White
ethnicity (standardized): American
gender: Male
martial status: Single
age (expanded): 20 years
occupation: Student
nara film number: T9-0765
page:183
page character: C
entry number: 1068
film number: 1254765
Household.................................................Gender..........Age
parent.......................... Amos Dewey......M.................... 60
parent.......................... Sarah Dewey......F..................... 56
Grace Dewey.............................................F......................27
Charles G. Dewey....................................M.....................20

Source Citation
"United States Census, 1880," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MHRK-Q4L : accessed 12 April 2012), Charles G. Dewey in household of Amos Dewey (Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire).

1870
1870
Age 49
Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States

!CENSUS
Census records for Amos Dewey, his wife Sarah Lord and their 3 children
Relevant 1870 household census returns for Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA obtained at the website hereafter:
www.heritagequestonline.com.librarycatalog.pima.gov
Source: Series M 593 - Roll 840 --Page 420
Actual text:
In the County of Grafton
State of New Hampshire
Enumerated by me on the 22nd day of July, 1870, Stephen R. Swott, Ass't Marshall
Schedule 1 - Inhabitants in Hanover
Post Office: Hanover, New Hampshire
Dwelling Home Numbered
in Order of Visitation 207
Families Numbered
in Order of Visitation 215
Name of Each Person
Dewey,..
Name..---------Amos.............Sarah......................Ella...............Grace...........Charles
Age ......................50 .............47............................19 ...................17...............10
Sex........................M ...............F..............................F.......................F.................M
Race or Color......W...............W.............................W ....................W ...............W
Occupation ........Farmer.......Keeping House ...At Home..... At Home.....At Home
Place of Birth......N.H.............Vermont.................N.H.................N.H..............N.H.
Attended school within the year..........................Yes.................Yes..............Yes
Value of Real Estate............3000....................................................................................
Value of Personal Estate ..400........................................................................................
Male Citizens of USA of 21 Years of Age or Upwards ... 1 (Amos)

1880
1880
Age 59

!CENSUS
Census records for Amos Dewey, his wife Sarah Lord and their 2 children
Relevant 1880 household census returns for Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA obtained at the website hereafter:
www.heritagequestonline.com.librarycatalog.pima.gov
Source: Series T9 - Roll 765 - Page 183
Actual text
Schedule 1 - Inhabitants in Hanover (Village)
in the County of Grafton
State of N.H.
Enumerated by me on the 7th day of June, 1880, Geo Willis Paterson
Supervisor's District Nº 82
Enumeration Dis. Nº 85
Page Nº 11
The Census begins June 1, 1880 and ends May 31, 1880
Dwelling House Numbered in Order of Visitation 128
Families Numbered in Order of Visitation 131
Name of Each Person
............................................Dewey, Amos.....Sarah....................Grace ......... ..Charles
Color or race.....................W ...........................W...................... .....W................. .W
Sex......................................M .......................... .F.............................F....................M
Age.....................................60.......................... .56............................27.................21
Relationship to Head ....... .............................Wife............... .........Daughter......Son
Civil Condition................ .Married ..................Married...................Single..........Single
Occupation........................Farmer ................ .Keeping House....At Home......Student
Place of Person's Birth....N.H.........................Vt. ................... .......N.H...............N.H.
Place of Father's Birth .....N.H.........................Vt. ................... .......N.H................Vt.
Place of Mother's Birth ....Conn......................Vt.............................N.H...............Vt.
Is the Person Sick or Temporarily Disabled on the Day of Visitation - Rheumatism (Sarah) - Uterine Difficulty (Grace)
Attend School within the Census Year : Charles G. - Yes