Moses Ellsworth Deem
b. 17 July 1881, d. 6 February 1941
Mose Deem & Ruby Shepard Wedding Picture 24 Oct 1906
|Father*||Ozias Deem b. 26 Oct 1848, d. 13 Apr 1929|
|Mother*||Catherine Grim b. 20 Dec 1852, d. 12 Nov 1924|
Moses Ellsworth Deem|b. 17 Jul 1881\nd. 6 Feb 1941|p24.htm|Ozias Deem|b. 26 Oct 1848\nd. 13 Apr 1929|p23.htm|Catherine Grim|b. 20 Dec 1852\nd. 12 Nov 1924|p57.htm|Jacob A. Deem IV|b. 4 Jan 1827\nd. 15 Nov 1864|p22.htm|Jane Sams|b. 16 Jun 1824\nd. 23 Apr 1863|p74.htm|Thomas Grim Sr|b. Oct 1813\nd. 12 Jul 1864|p68.htm|Eva Bish|b. c 1811\nd. Nov 1872|p421.htm|
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Bish Family Line
Collins Family Line
Shawnee Indian Line
|Birth*||Moses Ellsworth Deem was born on 17 July 1881 at Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; Tygart District.1|
|(Living With Parents) Census||He appeared on the census of 1900 in the household of his parents Ozias Deem and Catherine Grim at Steele District, Wood County, WV; Ozias Deem 51 farmer, Cathrine Deem 48, Eva J Deem 25, Sanford E Deem 21, Moses E Deem 18, Annie M Deem 15, Grace E Deem 13, Blanch B Deem 13, Clara B Deem 10, Lethe V Deem 7.2|
|Marriage*||Moses Ellsworth Deem married Ruby Agnes Shepard, daughter of Joseph W Shepard and Annie Laura Anderson, on 24 October 1906 at Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; Minister H Cofer.3|
|Occupation||Moses Ellsworth Deem occupation in 1910 at Parkersburg, Wood County, WV, steel mill.4|
|Census||He and Ruby Agnes Shepard appeared on the census of 1910 at Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; Moses E Deem 27 occupation shearer at a steel mill, Ruby A Deem 24, Carl B Deem 2, Helen E Deem 8/12, Grace Shepard 22 sister in law.4|
|Residence*||Moses Ellsworth Deem lived in 1917 at RFD 6, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV.5|
|Occupation||His occupation in 1917 at Parkersburg, Wood County, WV, electric lineman M V Traction Company.5|
|Military*||Recieved his WW I Draft Card between 1917 and 1918 at RFD 6, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; Name: Moses Ellsworth Deem, County: Wood, State: West Virginia, Birth Date: 17 Jul 1881, Race: White, Roll: 1993026.5|
|Occupation||His occupation in 1920 at Parkersburg, Wood County, WV, shovel plant.6|
|Census*||He and Ruby Agnes Shepard appeared on the census of 1920 at Tygart District, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; Mose E Deem 38 working at the shovel plant, Ruby A Deem 34, Carl Deem 12, Hellen E Deem 10, Walter L Deem 8, Delbert C Deem 6, Albert C Deem 6, Juanita F Deem 4 8/12, Ada L Deem 1 6/12.6|
|Occupation*||His occupation in 1930 at Parkersburg, Wood County, WV, Barber. He had a shop near the old Marrtown Bridge on 4th ave and later on Pike Street near the five & dime store.7|
|Census||Moses Ellsworth Deem and Ruby Agnes Shepard appeared on the census of 1930 at Tygart District, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; Mose E Deem 48 occupation barber, Ruby A Deem 44, Walter T Deem 18, Albert Deem 16, Delbert Deem 16, Faye Deem 15, Lois Deem 11, Elma Deem 9, Audrey Deem 6, Velma Deem 4, Eleanore Deem 2 9/12, Helen Martin 28.7|
|Polk Directory*||He appeared in the Polk Directory living at 726 Latrobe St, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV, occupation barber.8|
|Polk Directory||He appeared in the Polk Directory living at Shady Ave, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV, occupation living with Delbert C Deem.9|
|Religion*||South Side Baptist Church at Parkersburg, Wood County, WV.|
|Death*||Moses Ellsworth Deem died on 6 February 1941 at Marrtown Hill, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV, at age 59.1|
|Obituary*||His obituary published on 7 February 1941 at Parkersburg News, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; MOSES DEEM DIES AT MARRTOWN HILL|
Moses Deem. 59, died Thursday morning at 3:15 o'clock at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Delbert Sams of Marrtown Hill. He had been ill for some time, and death resulted from a heart attack. Mr. Deem was a barber by occupation and followed his trade in Parkersburg and South Side. He spent his life in Wood County. Funeral services will be held Sunday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock at Life Gospel Tabernacle on Division street, South Side, with burial to follow in Foley Cemetery. The remains will be at the Kimes mortuary until the funeral. Mr. Deem's wife died 11 years ago. He leaves seven daughters, Mrs. Helen Sams, Mrs. George Kirk, Mrs. Lambert Stewart, and Elma, Audrey, Velma and Eleanor Deem, and two sons, Walter and Delbert Deem, all of Parkersburg and 11 grandchildren. Also surviving are five sisters, Mrs. Gratney Stuckey of Vienna. Mrs. Bessie Matheny of Coolville, Ohio, Mrs. Grace Smith, Mrs. Minnie Harper and Mrs. Letha Valentine. all of this city.10
|Burial*||He was buried on 9 February 1941 at 2500 14th Ave, Foley Cemetery, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV.1,10|
|Ruby Agnes Shepard b. 22 May 1885, d. 20 May 1930|
|Last Edited||28 Jun 2011|
- [S2] Wood County WV Death Record.
- [S15] 1900 Census Wood County WV Steele District.
- [S1] Wood County WV Marriage Record.
- [S3] 1910 Census Wood County WV Parkersburg District.
- [S54] Military Record.
- [S4] 1920 Census Wood County WV Tygart District.
- [S5] 1930 Census Wood County WV Tygart District.
- [S6] 1937 Polk Directory Wood County WV.
- [S9] 1940 Polk Directory Wood County WV.
- [S7] Obituary.