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Catherine "Kate" Dewey Cole
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Birth: Feb. 12, 1854
La Crosse
La Crosse County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Jul. 13, 1922
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Kate Dunn Dewey was born in LaCrosse, WI and attended local schools there. She was the daughter of Wisconsin Governor Nelson Dewey and was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin where she met and later married a fellow student Theodore L. Cole, a son of John Jay and Mary Ann (Lee) Cole. Theodore's father, John was a prominent attorney in LaCrosse. After marriage, Kate and Theodore moved to Washington, DC, where her husband owned a lucrative statute law book company. Kate taught at a private high school for awhile but later she and her husband became very active in the Washington social scene. She had one son Felix, who later joined the State Dept. During his long tenure, Felix became a leading Foreign Service officer with assigments all over the world. Kate died in July, 1922 and was buried at Rock Creek Cemetery in Washington, DC. 
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  Theodore Lee Cole (1852 - 1932)
Rock Creek Cemetery
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Section K, Lot 098
Created by: Bill Cole
Record added: Mar 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35237856
Catherine Kate <i>Dewey</i> Cole
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Catherine Kate <i>Dewey</i> Cole
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Rest in Heavenly peace.
- William Neill
 Added: Feb. 16, 2015

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