I am the son Robert, of Robert Hill, who lives in Fullerton.
The parents of Mary Josephine Dean were Jackson Dean, b. 1825 GA or TN, d. 1875/6 AR and Elizabeth "Betsy" Hurst, b. 1825 AR, d. Abt 1875 AR.Their children were:
1. Nancy Jane, b. abt 1849 AR, d. Bef 1860
2. John Henry, b. 1851 AR sp. Sarah Elizabeth ___ b. 1855/6 MS
3. James C., b. 24 Feb 1853 AR, d. 18 Mar 1883 Stephens Co., TX sp. Anna Brown, b. Abt 1860 AR
4. Richard George, b. 17 Apr 1854 Marion Co., AR, d. 27 Apr 1934 sp. Martha Ann Cowan, b. 15 Nov 1858 Marion Co., AR, d. 16 Oct 1933
5. Mary Josephine, b. 10 Jan 1861 near Yellville, Marion Co., AR, d. 18 Mar 1935 Rivera, Los Angeles Co., CA sp. William Madison Adams, b. 16 Dec 1859, Yellville, Marion Co., AR, d. 11 Feb 1943, Rivera, Los Angeles Co., CA
The parents of Jackson Dean are not known but there is some unverified evidence that his father may have been Thomas Dean.Elizabeth Hurst's parents and some ancestors are known. I have info and data for descendants of some of the families.This info will be provided separately by e-mail if you wish.