264      CHARLES6     (Elisha5Samuel4, 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





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