Hiram Philip Deem

b. 5 January 1834, d. 12 October 1862

Father*Adam Deem Jr b. c 1791, d. 1867
Mother*Hannah Deem b. unknown
Hiram Philip Deem|b. 5 Jan 1834\nd. 12 Oct 1862|p1764.htm|Adam Deem Jr|b. c 1791\nd. 1867|p293.htm|Hannah Deem|b. unknown|p285.htm|Adam Deem Sr|b. 10 Jan 1757\nd. 7 Sep 1856|p121.htm|Catherine Fought|b. 1761\nd. b 1850|p248.htm|||||||

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Marriage*Hiram Philip Deem married Margaret Williams, daughter of Benjamin Williams and India McFadden
Birth*Hiram Philip Deem was born on 5 January 1834. 
Census*He and Margaret Williams appeared on the census of 1860 at Beech Creek, Greene County, IN; Hiram D Deem 26 farmer, Margret Deem 17, David B Deem 1.1
Milit-Beg*Hiram Philip Deem began military service on 22 July 1862 at Freedom, IN, Muster Rolls:
Enrolled Freedom, July 22, 1862
Appears on Company Roll Aug 18, 1862 at Indianapolis.
Corpl. Co. F, 71 Reg't Indiana Infantry
Remarks Bounty - $25.00
He was captured at Richmond, KY Aug 30, 1862
He was paroled at Richmond, KY Aug 30, 1862
Muster rolls say he died of Typhoid Fever in Owen County, IN. 
Death*He died on 12 October 1862 at Typhoid Fever, Owen County, IN, at age 28. 
Burial*He was buried on 14 October 1862; Headstone located in Deem Cemetery No. 2 Cemetery not listed in Owen or Greene Counties but (county) line runs right through it. Cemetey is in Section 34 south side of town of Vilas (Vilas virtualy non existent now) on the property that was owned by Henry Thompson, now deceased. 
Headstone*Headstone on 15 October 1862.


Margaret Williams b. 11 March 1843, d. 6 May 1923

Last Edited25 Mar 2010


  1. [S46] 1860 Census Greene County IN Beech Creek Township.