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John Deardorff
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Birth: Apr. 26, 1779
Staunton City
Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 1, 1859
Des Moines County
Iowa, USA

Birth 1779-04-26 at Bedford Co., VA 1b
Death 1859-07-01 at Des Moines Co., IA 1b 2a
Occupation He was a farmer and acquired much property in the Des Moines area. at Des Moines Co., IA 1c
Burial after 1859-07-01 at Blakeway Cemetery, Des Moines Co., IA 1b
Religion He was a member of the Dunkard Church. 1c

Father Dierdorff, Peter [I0595]
Mother Swyer, Christina Anna [I0602]
Siblings 1.Dierdorff, Henry [I0603]
2.Dierdorff, Susanna [I0604]
3.Dierdorff, Christina [I0605]
4.Dierdorff, Elizabeth [I0606]
5.Dierdorff, Catharine [I0607]
6.Dierdorff, Rebecca [I0608]
7.Dierdorff, Mary [I0609]
8.Dierdorff, Anna [I0610]
9.Dierdorff, Salome [I0611]
10.Dierdorff, Peter [I0612]
11.Deardorff, Jacob [I0614]
12.Deardorff, Samuel [I0615]

Married Wife
Marriage Marriage of Deardorff, John, 1804-02-13 at Fincastle, Botetourt Co., VA 1b

They lived in Virginia for 17 years after their marriage in Bedford andBotetourt Counties; then moved to Highland County, OH, and then to Union County, IN. In 1833 they moved to Des Moines County, I A and remained there for the rest of their lives. 1c

They opened their home for meetings of the Dunkard congregation before achurch house was built. (from Some Descendants of Anthony Dierdorff, Jr., page 18)
Family links: 
  Peter Deardorff (1742 - 1816)
  Christenah Anna Sawyer Deardorff (1739 - 1824)
  Elizabeth Deardoff Boblitz (1769 - 1833)**
  Catherine Dierdorff Ammen (1771 - 1849)**
  Rebecca Deardorff (1773 - 1862)**
  Mary Deardorff Kinzer (1774 - 1869)**
  John Deardorff (1779 - 1859)
  John Jacob Deardorff (1779 - 1853)**
  Samuel Deardorff (1783 - 1873)**
*Calculated relationship
Blakeway Cemetery
Des Moines County
Iowa, USA
Maintained by: Leanne Wiese
Originally Created by: TEXAS TOMB RAIDER
Record added: Jun 03, 2010
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John Deardorff
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