Richard Dean Updegraff1,2

M, (29 October 1919 - June 1965)
     Richard Dean Updegraff was born on 29 October 1919.1,2 He was the son of George Washington Updegraff and Amanda K. Haverstock.1 Richard Dean Updegraff married Dorothy Ruth Richwine, daughter of Jesse S. Richwine and Olive Rosella Hefelfinger, circa 1946.1 Richard Dean Updegraff died in June 1965 at age 45 years and 7 months.1,2 He was buried in the Mount Olive Cemetery, located in New Cumberland, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania.1
     He appeared on the census of 21 April 1930 in the household of George Washington Updegraff and Amanda K. Haverstock at Lower Allen Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. According to the Social Security Administrations Death Index Richard's last known residence was New Cumberland, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania.2
Last Edited=2 May 2010


  1. [S15] June (Shaull) Lutz, History of the Op Den Graef / Updegraff Family (Grand Rapids, Michigan; 1433 Elderwood Ct. N.W.: J. S. Lutz, 1988), p. U-226.
  2. [S2007] Social Security Death Index, RootsWeb online, at <> (Baltimore, Maryland: U.S. Social Security Administration, 23 Apr 2010 update). The SSDI component of RootsWeb online is drawn from the Social Security Death Benefits Index of the U.S. Social Security Administration. RICHARD UPDEGRAFF, birth listed as 29 Oct 1919, died listed as Jun 1965, issued in the State of Pennsylvania. Last residence New Cumberland, Cumberland, PA 17070, last benefit (none specified). Accessed 1 May 2010.