Noted events in his life were:
• Census, 1860, Iowa, Poweshiek County Deep River Township, Deep River Post Office, Image 9 of 11. Age 37 yrs., Farmer.
Uriah married Anna Dorotha Decker in 1849 in Huntingdon, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania. (Anna Dorotha Decker was born on 17 May 1830 in Pennsylvaina and died on 20 Sep 1904 in Deep River, Poweshiek County, Iowa.)