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Husband: Maxwell DEARTH
Born: 24 May 1787 in Redstone Twp. Fayette Co. PA (see note 1) Died: 28 Apr 1858 in Fayette Co. PA Buried: in Dunlap Creek Cem. Merrittstown, Fayette Co. PA 1,2 Occupation: Farmer and Carpenter Occupation: Blacksmith (1850) Father: Randolph DEARTH (1752 - 1811) Mother: Elizabeth MAXWELL (1756 - 1832)
Wife: Tamar HIBBS 3 Married: 9 May 1811 in Fayette Co. PA
Born: 26 Oct 1792 in Greene Co. PA Died: 8 May 1872 in Redstone, Fayette Co. PA Buried: in Stone Church Cem. Merrittstown, Fayette Co. PA Father: Lacy HIBBS (1762 - 1819) Mother: Sarah CRAFT (1766 - 1848)
M Child 1: Geroge C. DEARTH Born: 21 Aug 1811 in Fayette Co. PA Died: 1891 in Sacramento Co. CA Occupation: Brick Mason (1850, 60, 70, 80) Buried: in Michigan Bar Cem. Sacramento Co. CA Wife: Lucinda Jane McCORMACK b. 1811 d. 1904
M Child 2: Lacy DEARTH Born: 15 Jun 1813 in Redstone Twp. Fayette Co. PA Occupation: Gun Smith (1860) Occupation: Finisher (1870) Occupation: Machinist (1880s) Died: 8 Sep 1892 in Prob. Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co. PA Buried: in Redstone Cem. Brownsville; Fayette Co. PA Wife: Susan SNOWDEN b. Abt 1823 d. Bef 1865 Married: 12 Dec 1846 Wife: Martha Jane ULERY b. 26 Apr 1845 d. 31 Jan 1924 Married: 26 Apr 1865
M Child 3: John Jackson DEARTH Born: 29 Nov 1814 in Menallen Twp. Fayette Co. PA Occupation: Farmer (1850, 60, 70, 80) Died: 22 Sep 1891 in Fayette Co. PA Buried: in Oak Grove Cem. Fayette Co. PA 4 Wife: Elizabeth JACKSON b. 4 Jul 1818 d. 18 Mar 1892 Married: 9 Apr 1838
M Child 4: Johnson V. DEARTH Born: 1817 in PA Occupation: Brick/Stone Mason (1860, 70, 80) Died: 20 Oct 1889 in Fayette Co. PA Buried: in Oak Grove Cem. Fayette Co. PA 4 Wife: Martha (UNKNOWN) b. Abt 1823 d. Dec 1863
M Child 5: Jonah Hibbs DEARTH Also known as: "Josiah" Born: 16 Apr 1820 in Redstone Twp. Fayette Co. PA (see note 2) Occupation: Farmer (1860) Occupation: House Carpenter (1870, 80) Died: 17 May 1884 in Fayette Co. PA Buried: in Salem View Cem. Menallen Twp. Fayette Co. PA 5 Wife: Naomi MOORE b. 5 Feb 1826 d. 25 Jan 1901 Married: 25 Feb 1847
F Child 6: Betsy DEARTH Born: 1822 in PA
F Child 7: Anna Maria DEARTH Born: 11 Dec 1824 in Redstone Twp. Fayette Co. PA Died: 27 Jun 1878 in Virginia, Cass Co. IL Buried: in Virginia, Cass Co. IL Husband: James DUNAWAY b. 20 Aug 1822 d. 17 Nov 1879 Married: 25 Apr 1844 in PA
M Child 8: Maxwell DEARTH, Jr. Born: 30 Jun 1826 in Redstone Twp Fayette Co. PA Occupation: Farmer (1860, 70, 80) Died: 30 Aug 1890 in Fayette Co. PA (see note 3) Buried: in Salem View Cem. Menallen Twp. Fayette Co. PA 5 Wife: Elizabeth WIGGINS b. 1827 d. 26 Apr 1882 Married: 3 Sep 1882
M Child 9: Alfred Frost DEARTH Born: 3 Feb 1828 in New Salem, Fayette Co. PA Died: 5 May 1895 Occupation: Blacksmith (1850) Occupation: Brick Mason (1860, 70, 80) Buried: in New Salem Cem. Fayette Co. PA (see note 4) Wife: Elizabeth BRASHEAR b. 11 Sep 1828 d. 11 Jan 1899 Married: 1851 in PA
F Child 10: Caroline DEARTH Born: 13 May 1832 in New Salem, Fayette Co. PA (see note 5) Died: 6 Feb 1906 in Searights, Fayette Co. PA 4 Buried: 11 Feb 1906 in Oak Grove Cem.; Fayette Co. PA 6,2 Husband: James R. FROST b. Mar 1828 d. 14 Apr 1909 Married: 30 Nov 1848
F Child 11: Sarah Jane DEARTH Born: 1834 in PA Died: 1836
Sources: (1) Fischer, Della Reagan, Cemeteries Fayette, County, PA, Della Reagan Fischer; McKeesport, PA (1972), Cemetery also known as the Stone Church Cemetery. Marker gives Maxwell Dearth d. 2-28-1858 aged 70-11-8. (2) Burial Marker. (3) Dearth, William H., Descendants of William Dearth I - Emigrated to America 1742, v.2, WH Dearth, comp. (1942 & 1943), Descendants of Randolph Dearth, son of William Dearth I. Index by Joseph B. Myers (1999), p.183. (4) Yaniga, Rose and Kanik, John J. Jr., Oak Grove Cemetery (Originally Named Union Cemetery), Closson Press; Apollo, PA (1996) (5) Yaniga, Rose and John J. Yanil, Jr., Cemeteries - Fayette County, PA; Vols. 1 & 2, Closson Press; Apollo, PA (1996) (6) Yaniga, Rose and Kanik, John J. Jr., Oak Grove Cemetery (Originally Named Union Cemetery), Closson Press; Apollo, PA (1996), "Caroline his wife died Feb. 6, 1906 aged 70 years" Event Notes Note (1) Marker gives age at death as: 70y 11m 8d which calculates to 20 May 1787. Note (2) Marker says age 60 at death. Note (3) Burial marker gives year only, and age at death as 64 years. Note (4) Info. per Dearth reference. Note (5) DOB per Dearth family reference does not agree with burial marker giving age 70 years (1836). _______________ The Howells and Frost Families - and Relations Compiled by Margaret Ellen (Howells) Ball, 1949-2008 Revised by James D. Ball Name Index