238      LORENZO6     (Andrew5Daniel4, George3, John2, Johannes1), son of Andrew and Phebe Oatman, was born about 1824 in Ashtabula County, Ohio. 


He married:  1) Lucy Estes/Estey, 17 March 1844, in Cherry Valley, Ashtabula County, Ohio; she was born about 1826 in New York;  2) Maria Devan, 1 May 1864, in Ashtabula County, Ohio; she was born about 1834 in Ohio.  Lorenzo's occupation is given as master mason and plasterer. 



Children of Lorenzo and 1) Lucy (Estes/Estey) Oatman (b. Jefferson, Ashtabula Co., OH:


940      Dianna, b. ca 1845; d. 11 Jan 1921, Saybrook, Ashtabula Co., OH; bur. 13 Jan 1921;  m. 1) David Hammon, 31 Dec 1863, Jefferson, OH.  He b. 18 Oct 1838, Coshocton Co., OH, son of James Hammond (1802-1880) and Marinda Leavitt (1811-1883); he d. 3 Apr 1870, Trowbridge, Allegan Co., MI; bur. Edgewood Cemetery, in  Ashtabula, OH.  She m. 2) Norman Fink, 19 Jun 1883 (1849-1914), father of her son Eugene's wife.  Children, surname Hammon:


A         Eugene, b. 25 Dec 1864, Austinburg, Ashtabula Co., OH; d. 5 Aug 1935, Roseland, Indian River Co., FL; bur. 6 Aug 1935.  He m. Elizabeth Maria Fink, 24 Dec 1887, Mantua, Portage Co., OH.  She was b. 23 May 1871, Mecca, Trumbull Co., OH, daughter of Norman Fink (who m. Eugene's mother in 1883) and his previous wife, Martha Jane Inman (1852-1877).  She d. 24 Dec 1937, Roseland, FL, and is buried at Sebastian, Indian River Co., FL.  Children, surname Hammon:


  I         Norman David, b. 12 Apr 1889, Custard Valley, Crawford Co., PA; d. 6 Mar 1929, Roseland, Indian River Co., FL.  He m.  1) Grace Luce, 5 Oct 1911, who was b. ca 1889; divorced;  2) Minnie Mae Hunt, Feb 1921; she was b. ca 1889.


 II        Theo Eugene, b. 30 Jan 1896, Andover, Ashtabula Co., OH; d. 5 Jun 1971, Melbourne, Brevard Co., FL; m. Lola May Hershelman, daughter of Harrison Lafayette and Caroline Elizabeth (Oberacker) Hershelman.  Children, surname Hammon:


a          Theo Gilbert, b/d 13 Oct 1918, Ashtabula Co., OH


b          (Son), b/d 10 Aug 1919, Ashtabula Co., OH


c          Katherine Elanore, m. Ervin Wesley Taylor


d          ?


941      Emma, b. ca 1847; m. William Daniels, 3 Jul 1865 in Ashtabula Co., OH


942      Frances, b. ca 1849


943      Eugene, b. ca 1854






Children of Lorenzo and 2) Maria (Devan) Oatman:


944      Dora, b. ca 1872, PA  (adopted)









Sources:           Information from Christine Taylor Ence, Fruit Heights, UT

International Genealogical Index

1860, 1870, 1880 census, Ashtabula Co., OH

1850, 1860 census, Jefferson Co., OH




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