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Re: Frederick A. DeMois
Posted by: Annie Carlile (ID *****3078) Date: July 01, 2011 at 11:57:47
In Reply to: Frederick A. DeMois by Gerry Gieger of 824

Hi. I'm not related to this family. Here they are in 1920:

1920 United States Federal Census about Fredrick E Demois
Name:        Fredrick E Demois
[Fredrick E De Mors]
[Fredrick E Demoss]
Home in 1920:        Allentown Ward 11, Lehigh, Pennsylvania
Age:        49
Estimated Birth Year:        abt 1871
Birthplace:        Pennsylvania
Relation to Head of House:        Self (Head)
Spouse's Name:        Sallie Demois
Father's Birth Place:        Pennsylvania
Mother's Birth Place:        Pennsylvania
Marital Status:        Married
Race:        White
Sex:        Male
Home owned:        Own
Able to read:        Yes
Able to Write:        Yes
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Fredrick E Demois 49 b. 1871 Penn; Doctor
Sallie Demois         53 b. 1867 Penn; parents b. Penn
Sterling Demois 23 -son- b. 1897 Penn; Clerk, Cement Co.
Mary J Smith         64 -sister in law- wd- b. 1856 Penn

It looks like he had a previous marriage:

1910 United States Federal Census about Frederick A Demeis
Name:        Frederick A Demeis
[Frederick A Demois]
[Frederick A De Mois]
Age in 1910:        38
Estimated Birth Year:        1872
Birthplace:        Pennsylvania
Relation to Head of House:        Head
[Self (Head)]
Father's Birth Place:        Germany
Mother's Birth Place:        Pennsylvania
Spouse's Name:        Myrtle E Demeis
Home in 1910:        Allentown Ward 2, Lehigh, Pennsylvania
Marital Status:        Married
Race:        White
Gender:        Male
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Frederick A DeMois        38 b. 1872 Penn; Physician, general practice
Myrtle E DeMois        40 b. 1870 Penn; married 17 years; 2 children/2 surviving
Margaret U. DeMois 16 b. 1894 Penn
Sterling E. DeMois 13 b. 1897 Penn

And in 1900:

1900 United States Federal Census about Fred De Mois
Name:        Fred De Mois
[Fred Demais]
Home in 1900:        Wilkes Barre Ward 13, Luzerne, Pennsylvania
[Luzerne, Pennsylvania]
Age:        28
Birth Date:        Oct 1871
Birthplace:        Pennsylvania
Race:        White
Gender:        Male
Relationship to head-of-house:        Head
Father's Birthplace:        Germany
Mother's Birthplace:        Pennsylvania
Spouse's Name:        Myrtel De Mois
Marriage year:        1892
Marital Status:        Married
Years married:        8
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Fred De Mois         28 b. Oct 1871 Penn, father b. Germany, mother b. Penn; Clerk, Insurance
Myrtel De Mois         29 b. Dec 1870 Penn, par b. Penn
Margaret De Mois 7 b. May 1893 Penn
Sterling De Mois 2 b. Dec 1897 Penn

There is an ancestral file record at for this couple:

Ancestral File Record

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name:        Frederick A DE MOIS
gender:        Male
birth:        1865 Abt
AFN:        1733-D7Q
Marriages (1)
spouse:        Myrtle E ROSENGRANT (AFN: )
Source Citation

FamilySearch™ Ancestral File v4.19

name:        Myrtle E ROSENGRANT
gender:        Female
birth:        1868 Abt
AFN:        1733-D8X
father:        Casper B ROSENCRANS (AFN: )
mother:        Ursula L GYLE (AFN: )
Marriages (1)
spouse:        Frederick A DE MOIS (AFN: )

This is probably Frederick in 1880:

1880 United States Federal Census about Freddie Demois
Name:        Freddie Demois
Home in 1880:        Wilkes Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania
Age:        8
Estimated Birth Year:        abt 1872
Birthplace:        Pennsylvania
Relation to Head of Household:        Son
Father's name:        Julias Demois
Father's birthplace:        Hanover
Mother's name:        Margret Demois
Mother's birthplace:        Pennsylvania
Neighbors:        View others on page
Occupation:        School
Marital Status:        Single
Race:        White
Gender:        Male
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Julias Demois        34 b. 1846 Hanover, par b. Hanover; Book Keeper
Margret Demois        34 b. 1846 Penn, par b. Germany
Charllette Demois 15 b. 1865 Penn
Lulu Demois        13 b. 1867 Penn
Gussie Demois        11 b. 1869 Penn
Freddie Demois        8 b. 1872 Penn **
Lena Demois        6 b. 1874 Penn
Arthur Demois        1 b. 1879 Penn

I googled "Frederick A. Demois" and got one hit regarding his wife Myrtle:

The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution Volume 72

Mrs. Myrtle E. Rosengrant De Mois.
DAR ID Number: 71619
Born in Springville, Pa.
Wife of Dr. Frederick A. De Mois.
Descendant of Jeremiah Rosengrant, Samuel Billings, Elisha Gyle (Guild), Elias
Bennett, and Amos Bennett.
Daughter of Casper B. Rosengrant (1844-93) and Ursula L. Gyle (b. 1845), his
wife, m. 1866.
Granddaughter of Jeremiah Rosengrant, Jr. (1800-56), and Sophia Billings
(1804-77), his wife, m. 1823; Horace Gyle (1818-91) and Sally Ann Conrad
(1820-1901), his wife, m. 1838.
Gr-granddaughter of Jeremiah Rosengrant and Sally Strickland (b. 1762), his
wife, m. 1784; Jasper Billings (1770-1831) and Mary Molleson, his wife, m.
1793; Palmer Gyle (d. 1876) and Olive Bennett, his wife, m. 1814; Philip
Conrad (1793-1838) and Magaret Bennett (1796-1878), his wife, m. 1818.
Gr-gr-granddaughter of Samuel Billings and Sarah Keach, his wife, m. 1766;
Elisha Gyle and Abigail Rea, his wife, m. 1768; Elias Bennett and Lydia Justin
(1763-1839), his wife, m. 1784 (parents of Olive); Amos Bennett and Wealthy
Safford (1773-1848), his wife, m. 1792.
Jeremiah Rosengrant (1758-1842) served as private, 1782 and 1783, in 3rd
company, 5th battalion, Pennsylvania militia. He was born in Upper Smithfield;
died in Springville, Pa.
Samuel Billings (1747-1803) enlisted, 1776, in the Wyoming Valley, and during
the battle his wife and sons, Jasper and Kane, were in the fort. He was born
in Stonington, Conn.; died in Plains, Pa.
Also No. 63268.
Elisha Gyle (Guild) served on the Lexington Alarm, and 1776 in the Connecticut
militia. He was born in 1745, in Preston, Conn.
Elias Bennett (1763-1829) enlisted, 1779, and served until 1783 as private and
fifer under Capts. McGregier and Lemuel Clift, Cols. John Durkee and Zebulon
Butler, Conn., troops. He was born in Preston, Conn.; died in Auburn, Pa.
Amos Bennett (1758-1840) enlisted from Plainfield, Conn., 1775, and served
several enlistments. His widow received a pension, 1841. He was born in
Norwich Township, Conn.; died in Auburn, Pa.

Sorry I couldn't find anymore on Dr. DeMois. Annie

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