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William Penn Dean
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Birth: Jul. 22, 1833
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 1, 1907
Lemont Furnace
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA

William was a Civil War veteran.
His death cert. says father was: Samuel Dean,
[but other places, I've read it as: Thomas Dean]
possibly, his sister(?): Irene Edna Dean [Find A Grave Memorial # 65607974]
His married first wife: Mary Ann Turner [June 1855], they had seven children.
He enlisted Army 5-1-1861, his occupation: Boatman
3-7-1863, received a (medical) disability discharge,
he re-enlisted 3-29-1864, Wheeling, WV, this time occupation: Farmer.
in June 1865 was Discharged
First wife: Mary Ann (Turner), died Jan.21, 1885
9-2-1885 he married 2nd wife, Catherine (Minerd), and they had 2 children.
On 8-5-1891, at age 58 William applied for a Pension [his residence then was Lemont Furnance, PA].
9-1-1907 he died of "paralysis".
9-8-1909, 2nd wife, Catherine died.
Family links: 
  Mary Ann Turner Dean (1837 - 1885)*
  Catherine Nesmith Minerd Dean (1834 - 1909)*
  George W Dean (1856 - 1925)*
  Isaac N Dean (1861 - 1913)*
  Arminda E Dean McCann (1865 - 1941)*
  Charles W Dean (1867 - 1938)*
  Eliza Jane Dean Crawford (1870 - 1936)*
  Warren McEuen Dean (1873 - 1954)*
  Jessie Elizabeth Dean Pegg (1875 - 1923)*
*Calculated relationship
Fairview Cemetery
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: C. Dean
Record added: Feb 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65620300
William Penn Dean
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 Added: Sep. 14, 2014
to my G-G grandfather.
- C. Dean
 Added: Sep. 12, 2014,_catherinenesmithdean.htmIf you can't find it just go to and search for the name. Minerds genealogy is top notch and thoroughly researched.
- Barbara Goss
 Added: Aug. 7, 2014
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