Lurana Dewees, the daughter of Benjamin F. Dewees and 2/w Pharaba Roberts, was born August 20, 1820 in Grayson County, Kentucky. Her paternal grandparents were Joseph Dewees and Phebe Brodhead, orignially from Berks County, Pennsylvania. By 1787 they had settled in the area that eventually became Grayson County, Kentucky in 1810. Her maternal grandparents were Charles Roberts and Frances Langston of Logan County, Kentucky.
Lurana Dewees and Henry Haynes, the son of John Barton Haynes and Rhoda A. Huff of Ohio County, Kentucky, were married on August 24, 1837 in Grayson County, Kentucky. Henry was born March 17, 1817 in Ohio County, Kentucky.
BURIAL Old Deweese Cemetery Grayson County, Kentucky, USA
Deweese Family Newsletter Family record Sheet #69
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