Harry B. (Lyman,George, George, John, Johannes), son of Lyman and Lucy (Hartland) Oatman, died before 1845. His birth date is unknown. He married Matilda Knapp. They lived in Cortland, New York, then Bellevue, Ohio, from 1826 to 1838, then moved to Rockford, Illinois, from 1838 to 1842.
Children of Harry B. and Matilda (Knapp) Oatman:
1554 Harrison B., b. 26 Feb 1826, Cortland, NY; d. ca 1893, in OR, probably in the Portland area; m. Lucinda/Lucena K. Ross, 1847. She was from Ogle Co., IL, or Orleans Co., NY.
1555 Harvey Benjamin, b. 13 Oct 1828, Cortland, NY; m. Lucy Jane Hadley, 1849. She was from Ogle Co., IL.
Research done by Barbara Hawthorne
Records of Hancock Co., IL
Hines, (Rev.) H. K., Illustrated History of the State of Oregon, 1893
Hodgkin, Frank and Galvin, J. J., Pen Pictures of Representative Men of Oregon, 1882
The Oregonian, 8 Jul 1948, Sec. 1, p. 17, Portland, OR
Archive record, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, submitted by Nellie Oatman McCall
San Diego Union, 6 Jan 1985
Marriage Index of Yreka, California
The Oregon & Applegate Trail Diary of Welborn Beeson in 1853, reprint 1987