NameJoseph H. Utterback
Birthabt 1809, Nicholas Co., Kentucky
Death10 Aug 1854, Morgan Co., Kentucky
Marriageabt 1841, Kentucky
Birth16 Aug 1820, Nicholas Co., Kentucky
Death2 Nov 1906, Rowan Co., Kentucky
BurialNew Alfrey Cemetery, Rowan Co., Ky
Birth25 May 1842, Kentucky
Death18 May 1906, Rowan Co., Kentucky
BirthJul 1847, Morgan Co., Kentucky
Birth1849, Morgan Co., Kentucky
Birth18 Mar 1852, Morgan Co., Kentucky
Birth12 Dec 1854, Morgan Co., Kentucky
Death23 Apr 1934, Rowan Co., Kentucky
Notes for Joseph H. Utterback
Morgan Co. death records list Joseph Utterback, age 45, died 10 Aug 1854, residence North Fork, Morgan Co., born Nicholas Co., married, son of Joseph & Martha Utterback, cause of death flux.
Notes for Deborah Pearce
Dates of birth and death are from her gravestone, which records her name as Deborah Utterback. She was first buried in Paragon, and relocated to the New Alfrey Cemetery when Cave Run Dam was built.
1850 census of Morgan Co., Ky, lists as family #254:
Utterback, Joseph, 41; Deborah, 29; William, 8; James, 5; Winfield, 2; Martha, 8 mo.; Washington, 20.
1860 census of Rowan Co. lists as family #45:
Utterback, Deborah, 39, farmer; W. W., 18, serving, James M., 15; Winfield Scott, 12; Martha A., 10; Minerva, 8; Joseph, 5; Mary, 1. All born in Kentucky. (Since Deborah’s husband died in 1854, Mary cannot be a full sister of the other children. She is probably a daughter of Robert Shouse whom Deborah was listed with in 1880.)
1870 census of Rowan Co., Pearce precinct, p. 124A, records as family #34:
Shouse, Robert, 52, farmer; Deborah, 50; Martha, 19; Elizabeth, 17; Joseph, 15; Mary, 12. All born in Ky.
(Although the children are listed as Shouse, all of them except Mary are children of Deborah and her first husband Joseph Utterback.)
1880 census of Rowan Co., Pearce precinct, lists as family #217:
Utterback, Deborah, 59, keeping house, Ky Va Ky; Martha, 29, dau, Ky Ky Ky.