309      GILBERT EDWIN6     (Dyer5Samuel4, George3, John2, Johannes1), son of Dyer and Clarissa (Beebe) Oatman, was born at Arlington, Bennington County, Vermont, 2 June 1824, and died 3 January 1910 in Lawrence, Nuckolls County, Nebraska.


He married, at Lansingburg, Rensselaer County, New York, 29 June 1866, Ophelia Adelaide, daughter of Mason and Dorcas (Conant) LaSelle, who was born 5 April 1841. She married as her first husband, George Hotchkiss/Hotchkin of Lansingburg, New York.


The family removed to Lawrence, Nuckolls County, Nebraska, where they were living in 1900. 



Children of Gilbert Edwin and Ophelia (LaSelle) Oatman:


1210    Frederick LaSelle, b. 28 Aug 1867; d. 8 Mar 1948; m. Estella May Redinger


1211    Gertrude Ellen, b. 3 Jun 1871, Arlington, Bennington Co., VT; d. 8 Jan 1944, Lincoln, NE; m. Abel Evenson Wagner, 25 Apr 1894, Lawrence, Nuckolls Co., NE, son of John Wagner and Ellen Lane.  Children, surname Wagner:


                        A         Beulah Gertrude, b. 21 Nov 1895; m. Jennings Haggerty, Lincoln, NE


                        B         Ernest Nicolas, b. 6 Dec 1897


                        C         Corrine, b. 1901; m. R. Lamb, 8 Sep 1920, Lincoln, NE


                        D         Ralph, b. 30 Mar 1905


                        E          Mary, b. 3 Dec 1915


1212    Edwin George, b. 5 Mar 1873; d. 9 Sep 1944; m. Margaret Leetsch





Sources:           New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Vol. LXXXIX, p. 320

Archive records in Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, submitted

by Mrs. William Edward Roberts, Route 3, Buhl, Idaho

                        Elane Oatman, Hastings, NE


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