Louisanna Deem

b. 1822, d. March 1909

Father*Jacob Deem b. c 1782, d. b 1860
Mother*Mary Catherine Lazure b. c 1792, d. a 1860
Louisanna Deem|b. 1822\nd. Mar 1909|p317.htm|Jacob Deem|b. c 1782\nd. b 1860|p274.htm|Mary Catherine Lazure|b. c 1792\nd. a 1860|p275.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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Birth*Louisanna Deem was born in 1822 at Ritchie County, WV. 
(Living With Parents) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1830 in the household of her parents Jacob Deem and Mary Catherine Lazure at Wood County, (W)VA; Jacob Deem head of house. Males under five years of age 1, males of ten and under fifteen 2, males of thirty and under forty 1, females under five years of age 2, females of ten and under fifteen 1, females thirty and under forty 1.1
Marriage*Louisanna Deem married William R (Bill) Jenkins sr, son of John Jenkins and Nancy Jackson, circa 1841 at (W)VA. 
CensusLouisanna Deem and William R (Bill) Jenkins sr appeared on the census of 1850 at Western District, Ritchie County, (W)VA; William Jenkins 34 farmer, Louisiana Jenkins 25, Delila Jenkins 8, Rosanna Jenkins 6, Jno Jenkins 4, Rachel Jenkins 2.2
Census*Louisanna Deem and William R (Bill) Jenkins sr appeared on the census of 1860 at Ritchie County, (W)VA; William Jenkins 42 farmer, Louisiana Jenkins 38, Delila Jenkins 20, Rosanna Jenkins 16, John Jenkins 14, Rachel Jenkins 12, Enoch Jenkins 8, David Jenkins 6, Asa Jenkins 4.3
CensusLouisanna Deem appeared on the census of 1870 at Ritchie County, WV; Louisanna Jenkins 49 Keeping House, David Jenkins 13, Asa Jenkins 11, James Jenkins 8, Mary M Jenkins 6.4
Census*She appeared on the census of 1880 at Murphy District, Ritchie County, WV; Louisiana Jenkins 56 Keeping House, Enoch Jenkins 27 Laborer, Asa Jenkins 21 Laborer, James Jenkins 17 Laborer, William Jenkins 28 Laborer, Mary Jenkins 15, David Jenkins 25 Laborer.5
Death*She died in March 1909 at Ritchie County, WV. 
Burial*She was buried in March 1909 at Eddy Cemetery, Mellin, Ritchie County, WV; Tombstone lists Louisanna as the wife of William Jenkins. 


William R (Bill) Jenkins sr b. circa 1818, d. 1865

Last Edited24 Feb 2010


  1. [S83] 1830 Census Wood County (W)VA.
  2. [S43] 1850 Census Ritchie County (W)VA Western District.
  3. [S45] 1860 Census Ritchie County (W)VA.
  4. [S109] 1870 Census Ritche County WV Murphy Township.
  5. [S131] 1880 Census Ritchie County WV Murphy District.