263      DAVID6     (Elisha5Samuel4, George3, John2, Johannes1), son of Elisha and Sarah (Bates) Oatman, was born in Derby, Connecticut, 19 January 1797, and died 31 May 1879 at the age of 82 years. 


He married Olive, daughter of Jonathan and Lydia (Pritchard) Lum, 31 March 1816.  She was born 21 January 1797 in Connecticut and died 11 April 1885.


David and Olive were living in Oxford, New Haven County, Connecticut, in 1850, with his occupation listed as a mason.  Living with them were John F. and Mary A. Brush, their daughter and son-in-law.



Children of David and Olive (Lum) Oatman:


1025    William L., b. 13 Jan 1817, Great Hill, CT; m. Martha Austin, 17 Aug 1845, in New Haven, CT.  William and Martha were earlier reported as having no children.  In the 1860 census of New Haven, CT, they are living, with their six-month-old daughter, Mary E. Oatman, in the home of Thaddeus and Almira Austin, presumably Martha's parents. 


1026    Mary Ann, b. 4 Nov 1820, Great Hill, CT; d. 15 Mar 1900; m. John Frederick Brush.  Mary and Frederick were living with her parents in 1850 in Oxford, CT, with Frederick 30 years old and unemployed.


1027    Henrietta, b. 16 Nov 1823, Great Hill, CT; d. 25 May 1850; m. Hill Botsford






Sources:           Lt. Col. Charles Banks

International Genealogical Index

LDS Archive Sheet submitted by Stella Seeley Allen, Midvale, UT

1840, 1850 census, Oxford, New Haven Co., CT

1860 census, New Haven, New Haven Co., CT

New Haven, CT, vital records



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