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Simeon Dewey + Prudence YemansZachariah Perrin + Mary Talcott
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Julius Yemans Dewey22 AUG 1801 -- 29 MAY 1877avatar
Mary Perrin30 JAN 1799 -- 3 SEP 1843avatar
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George Dewey

Birth26 DEC 1837
 
Educ.1858
 
Annapolis, Naval Academy
Navy1858-1859USS Wabash
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Navy18595 USS Cyane (1837), Midshipman
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Military
 
USA Navy / Lieutenant Commander / US Civil War
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Navy1861-18634 USS Mississippi (1841)
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HistoryApr 1862
 
Battle of New Orleans
Lieutenant, USA
US Civil War
Navy1863-1865USS Agawam, Lieutenant
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Navy1866USS Kearsarge (1861), Lt Commander
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Navy1867-1870USS Constitution, Commander
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Navy1867-1868USS Colorado (1856), Executive Officer
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Navy1870-1871USS Narragansett (1859), Lt Commander
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Navy1872RI, Newport Co, Newport, Torpedo Station, Lt CommanderNavy
Navy1882-1883USS Juniata (1862), Commander
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Navy1884USS Dolphin (PG24), Captain
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Navy1885-1888USS Pensacola (1859), Captain
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Org.1895-1897
Navy1898USS Olympia (C6), Commander
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USA Navy / Admiral / Spanish American War
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Awards
Election1900
 
USA Presidential Election
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Death16 JAN 1917
 
Grave
 
Aged: 79.1 years
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  • George Dewey
  • USS Colorado (1856)
  • USS Constitution
  • USS Juniata (1862)
  • USS Kearsarge (1861)
  • USS Pensacola (1859)
  • USS Wabash
  • USS Cyane (1837)
  • USS Mississippi (1841)
  • USS Agawam
  • USS Olympia (C6)
  • Annapolis, Naval Academy
 
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  1. Wikipedia
  2. Findagrave Adm George Dewey
  3. Book: Ships of the United States Navy and their sponsors, 1913;
  4. Book: Records of Living Officers of the US Navy, 1894;
  5. Book: Register of the Commissioned and Warrant Officers, 1859;
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