Alva Oatman (489)

Alva (Arnold, Isaac, George, John, Johannes), son of Arnold and Abigail (Hayes) Oatman, was born 17 March 1823 in Hartland, Hartford County, Connecticut. In 1855 in Suffield, Hartford County, he married Sarah Isabelle, daughter of Henry and Sarah I. Pease of Suffield; she was born 12 April 1830 and died 30 July 1902.

Alva was President of the Farmers and Merchants Bank of Hartford, Connecticut, at the time of his death from apoplexy on 6 December 1883. He was buried in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Hartford, Connecticut.

Children of Alva and Sarah Isabelle (Pease) Oatman, all b. Brooklyn, NY:

1588 Richard Edward, b. 11 Mar 1856 (15 Nov. 1856 per Weeks); d. 7 Mar 1925

1589 Henry/Harry Pease, b. 31 Mar 1858; d. 21 Sep 1858, Suffield, CT

1590 Laura Isabel, b. 21 Jun 1859; m. Charles Egbert Bailey of Coxsackie, NY, on 25 Feb 1885; he was b. 12 Oct 1852 (20 Jul 1852 per Weeks). Children, surname Bailey:

A Laura Oatman, b. 6 Oct 1886, Coxsackie, NY

B Charles Egbert, b. 9 Nov 1889

C William Alva, b. 12 Oct 1891

1591 Clara Abigail, b. 10 Aug 1861; m. William Lee Howard of Hartford, CT, on 7 Jul 1885. Children, surname Howard:

A William Lee, b. 18 Dec 1887, New York City

1592 Alva, b. 3 Aug 1865; d. 23 Jul 1930; m. Helen Bacon, 24 Sep 1873


Sources:

Weeks, Harriet Morse, Descendants of Richard Hayes of Lyme, Connecticut, through his son, Titus Hayes [1904]
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