John Johnson Deem

b. 2 February 1868, d. 24 December 1935

Father*J Johnson b. unknown, d. unknown
Mother*Lucinda Deem b. 30 Oct 1840, d. unknown
John Johnson Deem|b. 2 Feb 1868\nd. 24 Dec 1935|p5036.htm|J Johnson|b. unknown\nd. unknown|p5404.htm|Lucinda Deem|b. 30 Oct 1840\nd. unknown|p1107.htm|||||||James G. Deem Sr|b. 1816\nd. a 1863|p315.htm|Mary C. Roberts|b. 1814|p1105.htm|

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Note*John Johnson Deem A study of the families of James G & Mary Deem's children eliminates all except Lucinda as the mother. There is a hint that the sire was a J. Johnson (a married man). Lucinda mysteriously vanishes from the household, not to be included in later censuses, or other vital statistics. In the 1880 census, Mary is a widow and has John J age 12 as grandson. 
Birth*He was born on 2 February 1868 at Ritchie County, WV. 
(Living With) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1880 in the household of Mary Catharine Roberts at Murphy District, Ritchie County, WV; Mary Deem 52 Keeping House, Benjamin F. Deem 18 farm labor, John F. Deem Grandson 12, William Nutter 21 Nephew farm labor, Charlotte Koch 23 domestic.1
Marriage*John Johnson Deem married Lucy Ellen Eddy, daughter of Daniel E Eddy and Rosanna "Rosy" Jenkins, on 24 March 1889 at Ritchie County, WV.2
CensusJohn Johnson Deem and Lucy Ellen Eddy appeared on the census of 1910 at Grant District, Hancock County, WV; John Deem 43 laborer, Lucy E Deem 40, Daniel Deem 18, Andrew J Deem 16, Harry M Deem 14, Rose E Deem 12, Lillie B Deem 10, Goldie B Deem 8, Ivy H Deem 6, John W Deem 3, Mollie G Deem     1 1/12.3
Census*John Johnson Deem and Lucy Ellen Eddy appeared on the census of 1920 at Brighton Township, Beaver County, PA; John J Deem 51 Lumber Mill, Lucy E Deem 49, Harry M Deem 23 Lumber Mill, Goldie B Deem 17, Ida F Deem 15, John M Deem 12, Gay M Deem 10.4
(Living With) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1930 in the household of John W Deem and Garnet Violet (?) at East Liverpool, Columbiana County, OH; John W Deem 22 Roll Turner in Foundry, Garnet Deem 19, Thomas Deem 1 9/12, John J Deem 62, Lucy E Deem 60.5
Death*John Johnson Deem died on 24 December 1935 at Industry Township, PA, at age 67.6 
Burial*He was buried on 26 December 1935 at Engle Road, Oak Grove Cemetery, Industry, Beaver County, PA. 
Headstone*Headstone on 27 December 1935 at Engle Road, Oak Grove Cemetery, Industry, Beaver County, PA.
Obituary*His obituary published on 2 January 1936 at Beaver Falls Review, Beaver Falls, Beaver County, PA.6


Lucy Ellen Eddy b. 9 December 1870, d. 29 February 1956

Last Edited24 Nov 2010


  1. [S131] 1880 Census Ritchie County WV Murphy District.
  2. [S58] Ritchie County WV Marriage Record.
  3. [S158] 1910 Census Hancock County Grant District WV.
  4. [S157] 1920 Census Brighton Township Beaver County, PA.
  5. [S162] 1930 Census Columbiana County OH East Liverpool.
  6. [S7] Obituary.