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Frederic Perkins Dewey, Sr
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Birth: Oct. 14, 1855
Hartford
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 1921
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Son of Daniel Sheperd Dewey and Elizabeth Perkins Dewey. Married Charlotte Esther Candee (1857-1929), April 12, 1879.

Children:
Frederic Perkins Dewey, Jr., (1880-1939) m. first, Maude Woodhead of Hull, England, April 12, 1902; m. second, before 1917, Pearl May Davison (1884-1967). He had two daughters with his second wife, Marie Candee and Helen May.
Susan Ferry Dewey (1885-1903)
Esther Candee Dewey (1889-1969); m. Walter Brough White (1884-1971), September 28, 1910. They had twins, Ann and Frederic, and another daughter, Charlotte.
George Candee Dewey (1891-1935); m. Cyrille Ireton (1891-1978). They had two daughters, Dorothy Ireton and Charlotte Mae.

Funeral services for Frederic P. Dewey, sr., for the past seventeen years assayer in the Bureau of the Mint, Treasury Department, were held yesterday afternoon at the home of his son, Frederic P. Dewey jr., 806 E street southwest. Mr. Dewey, who was sixty-six years old, died February 11 at his son's home.

He was born October 14, 1855, in Hartford, Conn., and was graduated from Sheffield Scientific School, Yale University, in 1876. He was well known in this country as a chemist and had written a number of valuable scientific articles. He was a member of a large number of scientific societies in this country and abroad.

Mr. Dewey is survived by his widow, Mrs. Charlotte E. Dewey; two sons, Frederic P., jr., of Washington, and George C. Dewey of East Helena, Mont.; a daughter, Mrs. Esther C. White, of Detroit, and four grandchildren.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Charlotte Esther Candee Dewey (1857 - 1929)*
 
 Children:
  Frederic Perkins Dewey (1880 - 1939)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Glenwood Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Section D, Lot 283, Site 1
 
Created by: HWA
Record added: May 15, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90168026
Frederic Perkins Dewey, Sr
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