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Dempsey Yives Archer
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Birth: Mar. 13, 1878
Death: Oct. 27, 1943


Dempsey Y. Archer, a resident of this city for the past thirty-five years, died at 3 o'clock Wednesday morning in St. Joseph's hospital. He had been in failing health for a number of years but his condition did not become critical until recent weeks. Mr. Archer was a well known resident here and was born in Jackson county.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 o'clock Friday afternoon at the Kimes funeral home and interment will follow in Mount Olivet cemetery. The Rev. Hugh H. Brown of the First Christian church will officiate and the body will remain at the funeral home until after the services.

The deceased leaves his wife, Mrs. Anna Archer; one son, Pfc. Audra N. Archer of Camp Murphy, Fla.; a daughter, Miss Dorothy Archer at home; four brothers, M.O. Archer of Racine, Ohio, M.H. Archer of South Parkersburg, E.S. and J.G. Archer of this city.

Parkersburg News and Sentinel
October 28, 1943

married Anna Sommerville
Aug. 17, 1902 in Jackson County, WV 
Family links: 
  Joseph Garfield Archer (1830 - 1907)
  Catherine B. Harris Archer (1834 - 1921)
  Anna Jane Somerville Archer (1881 - 1966)*
  Audra Neil Archer (1904 - 1972)*
  Dorothy Maxine Archer Carson (1908 - 1986)*
  Helen Ruth Archer (1921 - 1924)*
  Alice A. Archer (1852 - 1937)*
  Cornelius G. Archer (1854 - 1935)*
  Benjamin "Finley" Archer (1857 - 1937)*
  Marion Oliver Archer (1860 - 1950)*
  Edmond Sidney Archer (1863 - 1946)*
  Marshall Harris Archer (1866 - 1949)*
  Emory Elby Archer (1870 - 1937)*
  Dempsey Yives Archer (1878 - 1943)
  Joseph Garfield Archer (1880 - 1954)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: occupation: carpenter
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Wood County
West Virginia, USA
Plot: Section D
Maintained by: Crystal
Originally Created by: Grave Yard Ghost
Record added: Jul 03, 2007
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Dempsey Yives Archer
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Dempsey Yives Archer
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