264 CHARLES OATMAN
264 CHARLES6 (Elisha5, Samuel4, George3, John2, Johannes1), son of Elisha and Sarah (Bates) Oatman, was born in Derby, New Haven County, Connecticut, 4 November 1799, and died in 1849 at the age of 50 years.
He married: 1) 4 January 1821 Sally Stoddard of Oxford, Connecticut; 2) 20 December 1840, Abagail Spencer of Suffield, Connecticut.
In the 1840 census of Derby, New Haven County, Connecticut, Charles is head of a household consisting of: one male 10-15, one male 40-50 (Charles), and one female 20-30 (Sally). The young male 10-15 was possibly John H., who was said to have died before 1840.
Children of Charles and 1) Sally (Stoddard) Oatman:
1051 George, b. 2 May 1822; d. in infancy
1052 John H., b. possibly 1825-1830; d. probably after the 1840 census. John died while still a minor. After his mother's death, the property which John had received from his father was divided among the following:
Henry B. Oatman; Horace Oatman; David Oatman; Sally Nichols; Polly Nash; Jane Smith; and the heirs of Caroline Smith.
Sources: Family records
1840 census, Derby, New Haven Co., CT
1850 census, Seymour, New Haven Co., CT