Tombstone of Indiana Cleopatra (Groom) Dean and John Marion Dean is in Blocker Chapel Cemetery on Porterville Road, Webster Parish, Sarepta, Louisiana.
1900 USC (Webster Parish, La.) shows Indiana Dean, and her youngest sons, Jack, Jeff, and Augustus, living with Indiana's son Joseph Dean. It shows that 9 of 17 sons born to her were still living.
"Widow's Application of Pension" # 7735, State of Lousiana, Parish of Webster, shows date and place of marriage of John Marion Dean and Indiana Cleopatra (Groom) Dean, age 49, Indiana, age 38. This is also shown in "Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands".
John Marion Dean, Private and I :Corp., Company G 12", Louisiana Infantry. Soldier's Service Record # 1487938.
War Department, The Adjutant General's Office.
Military Record, State of Louisiana, Office of the Pension Commissions
Betty Meadows, descendant of John Marion and Indiana (Groom) Dean.