3910     RALPH ISAAC OATMAN

 

 

3910    RALPH ISAAC8     (Isaac B.7Isaac H.6, Elisha5, Isaac4, George3, John2, Johannes1), son of Isaac Benjamin and Christine (Smith) Oatman, was born at Salem, Washington County, New York, 6 July 1908.  He was educated at Washington Academy, Salem, two years; Troy Conference Academy, Poultney, Vermont, one year; Morse College, Hartford, Connecticut, one year; and employed by Colt's Patent Firearms Company after leaving Morse College until May 1928, when he entered the service of Aetna Life Insurance Company of Hartford.

 

He married, 1 August 1931, Helen Elizabeth, daughter of Harry Edward and Lizzie May (Wilson) Parkhurst; she was born 25 October 1902.  The family resided in Hartford, Connecticut, and Utica, New York.  Ralph died 14 Auguat 1994 in Avon, Hartford County, Connecticut.

 

Ralph was the co-author of the original Oatman History.

 

Children of Ralph Isaac and Helen Elizabeth (Parkhurst) Oatman:

 

6403    Carol Ann, b. 6 Sep 1932, Hartford, Hartford Co., CT; d. 5 Dec 1981 (killed in an auto accident by a drunk driver); m. Louis P. Sehn/Sehm

 

6404    Richard Parkhurst, b. 24 Sep 1936, Hartford, Hartford Co., CT; m. Marie Ann Jablonski

 

6405    Donald Edward, b. 21 Oct 1941, Rochester, NY; m. Cynthia Corey

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sources:           Original Oatman History records

                        Social Security Death Index

 

 

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