Blanche Deem

b. 9 November 1882, d. 26 May 1959

Father*Michael L Deem b. 7 Jun 1836, d. 25 Apr 1909
Mother*Laura Deem b. 25 Aug 1848, d. 5 Jan 1926
Blanche Deem|b. 9 Nov 1882\nd. 26 May 1959|p2616.htm|Michael L Deem|b. 7 Jun 1836\nd. 25 Apr 1909|p474.htm|Laura Deem|b. 25 Aug 1848\nd. 5 Jan 1926|p1293.htm|William B. Deem|b. 1798\nd. 17 Apr 1885|p306.htm|Nancy Golden|b. 8 Nov 1802\nd. 20 Mar 1893|p425.htm|William P. Deem|b. 6 Sep 1822\nd. 4 Jun 1905|p432.htm|Canzada Barnes|b. 6 Sep 1830\nd. 10 Mar 1913|p1292.htm|

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Note*Blanche Deem (an unknown value) at resident of Weirton, WV. 
Birth*She was born on 9 November 1882 at Chesterville, Wood County, WV.1
Marriage*She married Sylvia Lewis Swesey on 1 April 1907 at Washington County, OH. 
Death*Blanche Deem died on 26 May 1959 at 1818 Park Ave, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV, at age 76;
Parkersburg News, May 27. 1959 OBITUARY - MRS. BLANCH SWESEY
Mrs. Blanch Swesey. 77. died at 6:30 am, yesterday at the residence of her sister, Mrs. Clara Johnson. 1818 Park Ave.. following a brief illness. Born at Chesterville, Wood County, she was a daughter of the late Michael and Laura Deem. She was a resident of Weirton and had been visiting with her sister at the time of her death. She was a member of the First Christian Church in Weirton and The Rehekah lodge. Survivors include her sister. Mrs. Johnson. four brothers. Charlie Deem of Parkershurg, William Deem of Chesterville. Harry H Deem of Akron. Elmer Deem of Pittsburgh; several nieces and nephews. Mrs Swesey was preceded in death by her husband and one brother. A memorial service will he held by Miriam Rehekah lodge No. 1 at 7:30 p.m. today at the Leavitt funeral home. Funeral services will be conducted at 2p.m. Thursday at the funeral home with the Rev. Ray N. Shatter officiating. Burial will he in the Rockland cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home until the time ofthe service. 
Burial*She was buried on 28 May 1959 at Rockland Cemetry, Belpre, Washington County, OH. 


Sylvia Lewis Swesey b. 1882, d. unknown

Last Edited26 Sep 2009


  1. [S52] Wood County WV Birth Record.