Mercy <I>Saxton</I> Bailey Dewey


Mercy Saxton Bailey Dewey

Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, USA
Death 4 Dec 1791 (aged 105)
Lebanon, New London County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Bozrah, New London County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 105640101 View Source
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Mercy Saxton, formerly Bailey married William Dewey (son of Josiah Dewey, Jr and Mehitable Miller, Jr) on 2 Jul 1713, at Lebanon, New London, Ct., USA. They had the following children: Mercy, William, William, Simeon, William, Jerusha, Hannah, Zerviah, Elijah and Ann Dewey (see details in photo to right). NOTE: Mercy Saxton Bailey Dewey's death date is not reported correctly in the photo to the right . . . the date is the same date as William Dewey's death date.

Birth/marriage/death entries for William Dewey and Mercy Saxton were obtained at the website -
i.e. Marriage of William Dewey to Mercy Saxton
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"William Dewey
Wife's Name: Mercy Saxton
Date: 2 Jul 1713
Place: Lebanon, New London, Ct., USA"
Colonial Families of the United States of America, Volume II, page 231 (list of William's and Mercy's children)
Ahnentafel for Mary Alice Dewey Barden provided by Shryll Behn.
Sources: Dewey, Louis Marinus: Dewey Genealogy and family History. Westfield, Ma., Dewey Publishing Company, 1898 (MOL)
Information from WorldConnect Project - submitted by Sigrid Nord-Champie ( on July 2000
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Bio submitted by Lilian Wheeler HUHN (#48038554)

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  • Created by: Ginger Carrick
  • Added: 21 Feb 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 105640101
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mercy Saxton Bailey Dewey (30 May 1686–4 Dec 1791), Find a Grave Memorial ID 105640101, citing Bailey-Wightman Cemetery, Bozrah, New London County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Ginger Carrick (contributor 47352012) .