Arthur, William (1857) An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names. New York: Sheldon, Blakeman. Public Domain.
There are approximately 2,945 people named Dewey in the UK. That makes it the 3,323rd most common surname overall. Out of every million people in the UK, approximately 47 are named Dewey.
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Related and similar surnamesDowey
The Dewey surname in historical dictionaries
An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names (1857)
Patronymica Britannica (1860)
Lower, Mark A (1860) Patronymica Britannica: a dictionary of the family names of the United Kingdom. London: J.R. Smith. Public Domain.