Eli (Lyman,George, George, John, Johannes), son of Lyman and Lucy (Hartland) Oatman, was born probably in LaHarpe, Illinois, and died before 1843. The date of his birth and death and the name of his wife are unknown.
Children of Eli Oatman:
1546 Charles E., b. Oct 1840 "in Illinois"; living in 1902; m. Sophia _____, she b. Feb 1844 "in Iowa". Charles lived in Victor, CO, in 1899-1902; his occupation was listed as "cigars". Children, surname Oatman:
A Charles E., Jr., b. Nov 1867, IA; m. Clara E. _____, she b. Apr 1869 in MO. Charles, Jr., lived in Victor, CO, in 1900, and in Denver in 1903-04. Children, surname Oatman:
I Gertrude B., b. Nov 1892, CO
B Madeleine, b. Apr 1878, IA; lived in Denver, CO, at the home of her parents 1899-1903 and her occupation was listed as a "music teacher".