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Dr Julius Yemans Dewey
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Birth: Aug. 22, 1801
Berlin
Washington County
Vermont, USA
Death: May 29, 1877
Montpelier
Washington County
Vermont, USA

Julius married first, Mary Polly Perrin, 9 Jun 1825, in Berlin, VT. They had 4 children:

-Charles Dewey (1826-1905)
-Edward Perrin Dewey (1829-1900)
-George Dewey (1837-1917)
-Mary Perrin Dewey (1839-1918)

Julius married second, Susan Edson, 4 Aug 1845, in Randolph, VT. They had no children.

Julius married third, Susan Elizabeth Griggs, 9 Mar 1855, in Montpelier, VT. They had no children.
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Dr. Julius Yemans Dewey was an American doctor of medicine and businessman in the state of Vermont during the 19th century. He was born in Berlin, Vermont. He attended Washington County Grammar School and then the University of Vermont.

He was a founder of the Christ Episcopal church of Montpelier. He served as a trustee of Norwich University. He was a founder of and later president of the National Life Insurance Company and he personally delivered the remittance for the company's first claim, prompting a public thank-you from the surviving family.

He served as a surgeon for the First Regiment of the Vermont State Militia.

His son, Admiral George Dewey, was USN Admiral of the Navy and hero of the Spanish-American War. He was most well known for the battle with the Spanish fleet in Manila Bay during the Spanish American War, sinking all 8 Spanish ships, while sustaining very little damage to his own ships, no dead and only 8 wounded. 
 
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 Parents:
  Simeon Dewey (1770 - 1863)
  Prudence Yemans Dewey (1771 - 1844)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary Polly Perrin Dewey (1799 - 1843)
  Susan Edson Dewey (1799 - 1854)
  Susan Elizabeth Griggs Dewey (1816 - 1886)
 
 Children:
  Charles Dewey (1826 - 1905)*
  Edward Dewey (1829 - 1900)*
  George Dewey (1837 - 1917)*
 
 Siblings:
  Silas Dewey (1795 - 1813)*
  Osman Dewey (1798 - 1863)*
  Julius Yemans Dewey (1801 - 1877)
  Zenas Coleman Dewey (1801 - 1867)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green Mount Cemetery
Montpelier
Washington County
Vermont, USA
 
Created by: KBStewart
Record added: Sep 15, 2013
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Dr Julius Yemans Dewey
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