Constant Hawes

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Constant Hawes, daughter of Richard Hawes and Ann (…), was born at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts, 17 July 1642.1,2 She died 26 April 1703,2 and was buried in the Mechanic Street Cemetery, Westfield, Hampden Co., Massachusetts.3

Constant married Thomas Dewey, son of Cornet Thomas Dewey and Frances (…), at Dorchester 1 June 1663.4,5

She joined Westfield Church March 24, 1680.

Her Date of death is per town records but her tombstone reads:
27 1702


Thomas Dewey b. 16 Feb 1640, d. 27 Apr 1690
  • Thomas Dewey2 b. 26 Mar 1664, d. 8 Mar 1690
  • Adijah Dewey2 b. 5 Mar 1666
  • Mary Dewey b. 28 Jan 1668
  • Samuel Dewey2 b. 25 Jun 1670
  • Hannah Dewey2 b. 21 Feb 1672
  • Elizabeth Dewey2 b. 10 Jan 1676
  • James Dewey2 b. 3 Jul 1678, d. 27 Feb 1682
  • Abigail Dewey+4 b. 14 Feb 1681, d. 20 Dec 1747
  • James Dewey2 b. 12 Nov 1683, d. 5 May 1686
  • Israel Dewey2 b. 9 Jul 1686
This person was last edited on28 Apr 2016


  1. [S2053] Robert Charles Anderson, George F. Sanborn Jr. and Melinde Lutz Sanborn, The Great Migration: Immigrants To New England, 1634-1635 (7 vols., Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1999-2011), 3:250-253, further cited as Anderson, et al., The Great Migration.
  2. [S507] Adelbert Milton Dewey, Louis Marinus Dewey, William T. Dewey, Orville C. Dewey and George Dewey, Life of George Dewey, Rear Admiral, U.S.N., and Dewey Family History, Illustrated (Westfield, Mass: Dewey Publishing, 1898), 240, further cited as Dewey, et al., Dewey Family.
  3. [S1706] National Youth Administration, A List of Gravestones in the Mechanic Street Cemetery: Westfield, Massachusetts (Typescript ed., Westfield, Massachusetts: Westfield Athenaeum, 1939), 39, further cited as NYA, Mechanic Street Cemetery.
  4. [S507] Dewey, et al., Dewey Family, 850.
  5. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 448, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).