Reuben W. Deem was born as the son of Adam Deem Jr. and Mary Margaret Balsar. He married Malinda Belle Collier in 1887, in Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Grandview Township, Edgar, Illinois, United States for about 40 years.
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