Family:Whitney, Patsey (1786-a1850)
She married, perhaps sometime before 1827, Eleazar Dewey. He was born about 1791, VT.
She moved with her parents and siblings from the family home in Vermont to Allegany County, New York in 1817.
He was an E. M. Clergyman.
In 1825, the First Methodist Episcopal Church in Birdsall, Allegany Co., New York was formed by Rev. Eleazar Dewey (History of Allegany County, New York, p. 86).
Children of Eleazar and Patsey7 (Whitney) Dewey:
i. Minerva Dewey b. ca. 1827, NY.
904 994 Sally Whitney 82 F - $1110 --- Illiterate Zerelda Whitney 21 F - $930 N.Y. Minerva Dewey 23 F - $930 " Eleazer Dewey 59 M - E. M. Clergyman $3000 Vt. Pattey Dewey 64 F - $2000 "