Benjamin Franklin Deems

b. 8 October 1882, d. 1973

Father*Isaiah Deem b. Nov 1836, d. 5 Mar 1926
Mother*Harriet Anna Nutter b. c 1839, d. 30 Jan 1895
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Residence*Benjamin Franklin Deems lived at Eaton, Ritchie County, WV; lived on Goose Creek for many years. All of his children were born there. 
Education*He was educated at Cox School, Ritchie County, WV. 
Birth*He was born on 8 October 1882 at Walker, Wood County, WV.1
(Living With Parents) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1900 in the household of his parents Isaiah Deem and Catharine E Trumble at Walker District, Wood County, WV; Isaiah Deems 63 Farmer, Catharine Deems 61, Isaiah Deems 29 Day Labor, Sylvannus Deems 27 Day Labor, Arthur Deems 21 Team Driver, Hattie Deems 20, Carrie V Deems 11/12, Benjamine Deems 18 Farm Labor.2
Marriage*Benjamin Franklin Deems married Ethel Carrie Charlotte Joy, daughter of George Joy and Ollie Shahan, on 17 January 1915 at Eatons, Ritchie County, WV.3
Death*Benjamin Franklin Deems died in 1973 at Wood County, WV. 
Burial*He was buried in 1973 at Deems Family Cemetery, Eatons, Wood County, WV. 


Ethel Carrie Charlotte Joy b. 27 March 1897, d. unknown

Last Edited22 Oct 2009


  1. [S52] Wood County WV Birth Record.
  2. [S143] 1900 Census Wood County WV Walker District.
  3. [S58] Ritchie County WV Marriage Record.