Andrew Jackson Deem

b. 20 June 1853, d. 13 February 1935

Father*Henderson Deem b. 10 Jul 1821, d. 2 Aug 1901
Mother*Mary Alice Pool b. 11 Nov 1827, d. 26 Mar 1903
Andrew Jackson Deem|b. 20 Jun 1853\nd. 13 Feb 1935|p1287.htm|Henderson Deem|b. 10 Jul 1821\nd. 2 Aug 1901|p431.htm|Mary Alice Pool|b. 11 Nov 1827\nd. 26 Mar 1903|p1281.htm|Hiram Deem|b. 26 Dec 1796\nd. 4 Nov 1860|p21.htm|Martha "Polly" Sams|b. 1798\nd. 17 Mar 1879|p371.htm|William Pool||p1282.htm||||

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Occupation*Andrew Jackson Deem occupation at Carpenter. 
Birth*He was born on 20 June 1853 at Slate, Wood County, (W)VA.1
(Living With Parents) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1870 in the household of his parents Henderson Deem and Mary Alice Pool at Fountain Springs, Wood County, WV; Henderson Deem 48 carpenter, Mary Deem 43, Margaret Deem 18, Andrew Deem 17, Arthur H Deem 14, Mary A Deem 9, Thomas Deem 7, Emma Deem 4.2
Marriage*Andrew Jackson Deem married Jennie Piggott on 27 February 1879 at Wood County, WV.3
Marriage*Andrew Jackson Deem married Docia Roberts on 13 December 1885 at Wood County, WV. 
Marriage*Andrew Jackson Deem married Amanda A Meyer on 28 June 1899 at Parkersburg, Wood County, WV.3
Burial*Andrew Jackson Deem was buried in February 1935 at Mt. Zion Cemetery, Chesterville, Wood County, WV. 
Death*He died on 13 February 1935 at Camden Clark Memorial Hospital, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV, at age 81; OBITUARY - PARKERSBURG NEWS - FEBRUARY 15, 1935
Injuries suffered in an accident on Seventh Street two weeks ago proved fatal for Andrew J. Deem, 81, at 11 p.m. in Camden-Clark Memorial Hospital. He had been in the hospital since the accident in which he received several fractured bones and internal injuried as a result of a fall. He was born in the Chesterville community on Elizabeth pike, where he resided the past 35 years. He was a carpenter by trade. Mr. Deen was a lifelong member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church; a member of W. 0. W. and Carpenters Union N. 899. He is survived by his wife, Amanda A. Deem; one daughter, Mrs. C. L. Coull, Pleasant Hill; one brother, Thomas H. Deem, Parsons, W. Va., and one sister, Mrs. Emma Hoover, Ashland, Ky., and two granddaughters. The body was removed to the Leavitt funeral home pending arrangements for services. 

Family 1

Jennie Piggott b. circa 1853, d. ?

Family 2

Docia Roberts b. 1861, d. unknown

Family 3

Amanda A Meyer b. 28 April 1868, d. 19 December 1949

Last Edited27 Sep 2009


  1. [S52] Wood County WV Birth Record.
  2. [S103] 1870 Census Wood County WV Fountain Springs.
  3. [S1] Wood County WV Marriage Record.