5835    AMASA9     (Darius8Norman7Darius6, Darius5, Benjamin4, George3, John2, Johannes1), son of Darius and Edna (Malone) Oatman, was born 15 Feb 1921 in Mesick, Wexford County, Michigan.


After serving in the U. S. Navy during World War II, he married Mary Ragusa, daughter of Sebastian and Sophia (Manduck) Ragusa; she was born 20 March 1926 in Brooklyn, New York.  In 1973 Amasa and his wife moved to Lake Alfred, Wisconsin, where he operated a dairy farm and drove truck for Arr-Maz.  He was a Methodist and Mary was a Baptist. 


They retired and moved to Winter Haven, Florida, where on 30 March, 2004, Amasa died at the age of 77; Mary died the following year, on 28 November, 2005, at the age of 79.



Children of Amasa and Mary (Ragusa) Oatman:


7400    David Wayne, b. 27 Jun 1957; m. Frances Johnson


7401    Mary Elizabeth, b. 25 Jun 1959.  She had a child b. 10 Nov 1978.


7402    Jennifer Kathleen.  She had a child b. 26 Apr 1980.


7403    Daniel Matthew.  David had a child b. 21 Dec 1987.








Sources:           Amasa Oatman, Lake Alfred, MI

                        Oatman Links, July 1, 2006, Vol. 7, No. 7, Larry L. Oatman, editor



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