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David Deem Sr

b. 5 January 1783, d. 2 August 1858

Father*Adam Deem Sr b. 10 Jan 1757, d. 7 Sep 1856
Mother*Catherine Fought b. 1761, d. b 1850
David Deem Sr|b. 5 Jan 1783\nd. 2 Aug 1858|p276.htm|Adam Deem Sr|b. 10 Jan 1757\nd. 7 Sep 1856|p121.htm|Catherine Fought|b. 1761\nd. b 1850|p248.htm|Johannes A. Diehm|b. 8 May 1707\nd. 8 Mar 1802|p3.htm|Anna C. Laudenclos|b. 27 Apr 1724\nd. c 1797|p6.htm|Philip Fought Sr|b. unknown\nd. unknown|p249.htm||||

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Birth*David Deem Sr was born on 5 January 1783 at Fayette County, Pennsylvania. 
(Living With Parents) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1790 in the household of his parents Adam Deem Sr and Catherine Fought at Washington County, PA; Adam Deem head of household. Free white males of 16 years & upwards, including heads of families 1. Free white males under 16 years 4. Free white females including heads of families 2.1
Marriage*David Deem Sr married Catherine Thornton, daughter of Robert Thornton, on 23 February 1809 at Wood County, (W)VA; Minister John Stephenson.2
Census*David Deem Sr and Catherine Thornton appeared on the census of 1810 at New Point, Wood County, (W)VA; David Deem listed as head, Free White Males under 10 1, Free White Males 26-44 1, Free White Females 26-44 1.3
CensusDavid Deem Sr and Catherine Thornton appeared on the census of 1850 at Highland Township, Greene County, IN; David Deem 66 farmer, Catherine Deem 66, Adam Deem 40 laborer, Mary J Deem 16, David Deem 14.4
Death*David Deem Sr died on 2 August 1858 at Vilas, Greene County, Indiana, at age 75. 
Burial*He was buried on 4 August 1858 at Greene County, Indiana; Snider Cemetery on south side of Vilas. 


Catherine Thornton b. 20 March 1782, d. 19 July 1863

Last Edited27 Feb 2010


  1. [S36] 1790 Census Washington County PA.
  2. [S1] Wood County WV Marriage Record.
  3. [S37] 1810 Census Wood County (W)VA New Point.
  4. [S44] 1850 Census Greene County IN Highland Township.