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George W. & wives Sevey (Sevy) families

George W. & wives Sevey (Sevy) families

Fred Boughton (View posts)
Posted: 1088630374000
Classification: Lookup
Edited: 1116596091000
Surnames: Sevey, Sevy, Butler
I have just acquired a copy of the published book entitled."The Genealogy of the Decendents of George Washington Sevey (Sevy)" compiled by Minerva Sevey Vance and Eileen Sevey Cluff, Printed by Robert l. Pellett, Medford Oregon, 1965, with an insert of updates (13 pages--additions and corrections to 1963)

George Washington Sevey (Sevy) was b. in Leroy, NY in 1832, m. Phoebe Melinda Butler in 1854. George had two other plural marriages and 30 children. He moved to Mexico with his 2nd and 3rd wives and their children. He died in Mexico in 1902. This book deals with his children and his extended family. Many Photos included.

Please e-mail me if you need information from this book.

Re: George W. & wives Sevey (Sevy) families

Joy Otto (View posts)
Posted: 1148158108000
Classification: Query
My husband Julius Otto (son of Wilma Sevey Otto) passed away and I am trying to find copies of this book for my children. Can you help me?

Joy Otto

suggest: Historical Department Library on

Dawna (View posts)
Posted: 1148227527000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1149332451000
You might try the Historical Department Library of the LDS Church in Salt Lake City. If you go to you can search by author or title to see if the book has been preserved to microfilm.

Re: George W. & wives Sevey (Sevy) families

Posted: 1181777295000
Classification: Biography
Surnames: Sevy Sevey Seavey
Just saw your May, 2006 message.
I have a digital copy of Minerva Sevey Vance's GWS book.
Email me if that would suit your purposes.

Re: George W. & wives Sevey (Sevy) families

Posted: 1202180390000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Sevy
Do you know if this book can still be bought somewhere?

Re: George W. & wives Sevey (Sevy) families

Posted: 1208485677000
Classification: Query
I am making looking for information on George W. Sevey.
My Grandmother is the grandaughter of Phoebe Butler. She is turning 90 this May. How can I get that book? Randi

Re: George W. & wives Sevey (Sevy) families

Posted: 1208533078000
Classification: Query
The book was sold almost immediately to a lady in CA.(in 2004) I have not retained a record of the person's name. A book like it must be in a library somewhere--or on-line used book sales. Sorry.

Re: George W. & wives Sevey (Sevy) families

Posted: 1208533649000
Classification: Query

Check the other "threads" to this subject. As I recall, I may have sold the book to Joy Otto (on list). Perhaps she would do a "look-up" for you. Also, another has a digital copy that might find info for you. Other good suggestions are also posted.

Re: PDF copy of George W. Sevey Book

Posted: 1208542498000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Sevey, Sevy, Seavey
I also have a PDF version of "The Genealogy of the Descendants of George Washington Sevey." I saved it when I found it at the online family history archive through Brigham Young University. (Note: I have not been able to access the online version through BYU for a couple months now, though.) Let me know if you want me to send you my saved PDF copy.

My great-grandma was Pearl Sevey, a daughter of George Washington Sevey and Pheobe Melinda Butler.

Re: PDF copy available at website

Posted: 1208544781000
Classification: Query
A PDF copy of this book is also available to download anytime from this family website:
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