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John Andrew Deakins
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Birth: Aug. 13, 1847
Tennessee, USA
Death: Apr. 12, 1915
Saint Joseph
Buchanan County
Missouri, USA

J. A. Deakins, farmer, section 14, postoffice Frazer is the son of R. H. and Catharine Deakins, and was born in East Tennessee, August 13, 1847. His father was born in Maryland, November 28, 1800, and died August 11, 1873. His mother's maiden name was Catharina Ghorst. She was born in Virginia, April 26, 1820.
In 1854 the subject of this sketch came with his parents to Arkansas, but they, not liking the country, came with their son, the same year, to Buchanan County, where he was raised on a farm.
He married Miss Eliza Kinnaird, October 31, 1867. She was born in Buchanan County, December 5, 1843 and was the daughter of C. and M. C. Kinnaird. The former was born in Kentucky, August 16, 1805 and died April 26, 1880. The latter was born in the same state, February 20, 1810 and died February 28, 1862. Mr. and Mrs. Deakins have a family of four children: Annie M., born May 10, 1870; Charles Catharine, born December 16, 1872; Pettie Frances, born October 2, 1875; and Eliza Tennessee, born June 29, 1878.

- "History of Buchanan County, Missouri, Published 1881, St. Joseph
Steam Printing Company, Printers, Binders, Etc., St. Joseph, Missouri. 
 
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 Parents:
  Richard H. Deakins (1798 - 1873)
  Catherine Garst Deakins (1820 - 1911)
 
 Spouse:
  Eliza Kinnaird Deakins (1841 - 1934)*
 
 Children:
  Kate C Marteny (1872 - 1962)*
  Lula Theodore Deakins Gibson (1881 - 1966)*
  David Burns Deakins (1885 - 1985)*
 
 Siblings:
  Achsa Deakins Ferguson (1827 - 1858)**
  Martha Deakins Osborne (1831 - 1890)**
  James W. Deakins (1832 - 1904)**
  Henry Deakins (1835 - 1883)**
  John Andrew Deakins (1847 - 1915)
  Richard Thomas Deakins (1849 - 1932)*
  Genevieve Tennessee Deakins Wadsworth (1851 - 1901)*
  Charles Montgomery Deakins (1853 - 1926)*
  Nancy Catherine Deakins Gailey (1856 - 1931)*
  Absolam Deakins (1858 - 1878)*
  Theodore Deakins (1860 - 1879)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Tobin Cemetery
Frazier
Buchanan County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Steve Jones
Record added: Sep 07, 2008
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John Andrew Deakins
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- Steve Jones
 Added: Sep. 7, 2008
 
 
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