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"The gravesite of Abraham M. DePriest and wife Elizabeth Jane (Adin) DePriest"

Name: Abraham M. DePriest

Born: July 07, 1830

Birth location: Jefferson County, Illinois

Died: June 02, 1891

Death location: Birch Tree, Shannon County, Missouri

Burial date: Unknown

Name: Elizabeth Jane Adin

Born: 1829 (See the additional information below.)

Birth location: Unknown

Died: 1915

Death location: Unknown

Burial date: Unknown

Burial location: Brown - DePriest Cemetery, Birch Tree Township, Shannon County, Missouri.

Date picture was taken: About 2004

Provided by: Robert "Bob" J. (Jr.) Stauffer

Additional Information: It's believe Elizabeth was born in 1829, not in 1849 as written on the tombstone. She was married on June 6, 1853 in Oregon County, Missouri. The 1860 census has her born about 1829.

1860 in Birch Prairie, Shannon Co, Mo:
Abraham Depriest - 30 (b 1829) IL
Elizabeth - 30 (b 1829) Mo
Mary E. - 5 (b 1854) Mo
Missouri - 4 (b 1855) Mo
Sarah J. - 2 (b 1857) Mo

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