Arthur Henry Deem

b. 13 January 1856, d. 2 November 1926

Father*Henderson Deem b. 10 Jul 1821, d. 2 Aug 1901
Mother*Mary Alice Pool b. 11 Nov 1827, d. 26 Mar 1903
Arthur Henry Deem|b. 13 Jan 1856\nd. 2 Nov 1926|p1288.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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Birth*Arthur Henry Deem was born on 13 January 1856 at Slate, Wood County, (W)VA.1
(Living With Parents) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1860 in the household of his parents Henderson Deem and Mary Alice Pool at Fountain Spring, Wood County, (W)VA; Henderson Deem 38 farmer, Mary Deem 32, Martha Deem 14, Harriet Deem 14, Margaret Deem 6, Arthur Deem 4, Mary A 5/12.2
(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 4.3
Marriage*Arthur Henry Deem married Emma Cale on 12 September 1895 at Buffington, Wood County, WV.4
Death*Arthur Henry Deem died on 2 November 1926 at Spencer State Hospital, Spencer, Roane County, WV, at age 70; OBITUARY, NOVEMBER 3, 1926
A. H. Deem, an old and well known resident of the South Side, died Tuesday afternoon at the Spencer hospital after an illness of a year and one-half. He was seventy and was born in Wood County, spending the greater part of his life in this vicinity, where he was held in high esteem. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Emma Deem and three children, Clifford, Norman, and Ruth at home, by two brothers and three sisters, A. I. Deem of this city; Thomas Deem, Parsons, W. Va., Mrs. G. M. Riddle, of Parkersburg; Mrs.Fred Harris, Ashland, Ky., and Mrs. Alice Hoover, Pittsburg. The body was brought here las night for burial and taken in charge by Leavitt & Co., and was removed to the family residence on the south side, where the funeral will be held Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock, followed by burial in Mount Olivet. 
Burial*He was buried on 4 November 1926 at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV. 


Emma Cale b. January 1861, d. 1953

Last Edited23 Sep 2009


  1. [S52] Wood County WV Birth Record.
  2. [S13] 1860 Census Wood County WV Fountain Springs.
  3. [S103] 1870 Census Wood County WV Fountain Springs.
  4. [S1] Wood County WV Marriage Record.