Oscar Burton Deems

b. 27 July 1890, d. 1 July 1959

Father*John Wesley Deems b. Jan 1860, d. 26 Aug 1952
Mother*Martha Ellen Shingleton b. Apr 1867, d. ?
Oscar Burton Deems|b. 27 Jul 1890\nd. 1 Jul 1959|p5339.htm|John Wesley Deems|b. Jan 1860\nd. 26 Aug 1952|p5328.htm|Martha Ellen Shingleton|b. Apr 1867\nd. ?|p5338.htm|Isaiah Deem|b. Nov 1836\nd. 5 Mar 1926|p1073.htm|Harriet A. Nutter|b. c 1839\nd. 30 Jan 1895|p3528.htm|||||||

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Birth*Oscar Burton Deems was born on 27 July 1890 at Volcano, Wood County, WV.1
(Living With Parents) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1900 in the household of his parents John Wesley Deems and Martha Ellen Shingleton at Walker District, Wood County, WV; John Deems 39 Farmer, Martha E Deems 33, Oscar Deems 9, Jerry Deems 7, Stella Deems 5, Clyde Deems 3.2
Marriage*Oscar Burton Deems married Clara Olive Marks, daughter of Jack Marks and Ida Lemley, on 2 September 1914 at Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; Rev J. W. Mitchell.3
Occupation*Oscar Burton Deems occupation in 1917 at B&O Railroad, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV.4 
Military*Recieved his WW I Draft Card on 5 June 1917 at Wood County, WV.4
Census*He and Clara Olive Marks appeared on the census of 1930 at 803 Lubeck Ave, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; Oscar B Deems 39, Clara O Deems 34, Helen G Deems 14, Kathlene L Deems 8, Roy F Deems 6, Jack Deems 1 11/12, Frank B Marks 38 brother in law.5 
OccupationOscar Burton Deems occupation in 1942 at 112 18th St, B&O Railroad, Wheeling, Ohio County, WV.4 
ResidenceHe lived on 27 April 1942 at 803 Lubeck Ave, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV.4 
MilitaryRecieved his WW II Draft Card on 27 April 1942 at Parkersburg, Wood County, WV.4
Residence*He lived in 1959 at 329 Milton St, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV.6 
Death*He died on 1 July 1959 at Camden Clark Memorial Hospital, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV, at age 68.6
Burial*He was buried on 3 July 1959 at Pleasants Hill Cemetery, Deerwalk, Wood County, WV.6 


Clara Olive Marks b. 26 November 1895, d. 21 July 1962

Last Edited7 Dec 2011


  1. [S52] Wood County WV Birth Record.
  2. [S143] 1900 Census Wood County WV Walker District.
  3. [S1] Wood County WV Marriage Record.
  4. [S54] Military Record.
  5. [S200] 1930 Census Wood County WV Lubeck.
  6. [S2] Wood County WV Death Record.