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John D. Van Deman

John D. Van Deman, American lawyer, banker. Served in 145th Ohio Infantry, Civil War; Member Phi Gamma Delta.


  • Deman, John D. Van was born on February 12, 1832 in Delaware, Ohio, United States. Son of Review Henry and Sarah (Darlinton) V.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1851, A.M., 1854.


    • Admitted to Ohio bar, 1853. Practiced at Delaware. Partner Judge T. W. Powell, 1853-1860, then with H. M. Carper, 34 years.

      Retired from law practice, 1903. Director 1st National Bank, Delaware, since 1883, resigned as president, November, 1911. Director Fidelity Bail Association and Loan Company.

      Trustee Cemetery Association.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Served in 145th Ohio Infantry, Civil War. Member Phi Gamma Delta.


    • Married Lydia S. Runkle, of West Liberty, Logan Company, O., October 23, 1861.
    • father: Review Henry V.
    • mother: Sarah (Darlinton) V.
    • spouse: Lydia S. Runkle
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    Born February 12, 1832