71 ANDREW OATMAN
71 ANDREW5 (Daniel4, George3, John2, Johannes1), son of Daniel and Mary (Spencer) Oatman, was born at Arlington, Bennington County, Vermont, 6 September 1785, and died 10 May 1835 in Ashtabula County, Ohio.
His wife, Phebe, was born ca 1785 in Vermont and died 8 July 1870 in Ashtabula County, Ohio. In 1850, Wayne, Ashtabula County, Ohio, Phebe at age 64 was living with her son Chester, his family, and her son Arnold.
Children of Andrew and Phebe Oatman:
230 Spencer, b. ca 1806
231 Safford, b. ca 1808 (1805 per 1850 census); d. Mar 1878, OH. In 1850, Jefferson, Ashtabula Co., OH, Safford, age 45, was living with Releafy, his wife, 45, b. NY, Phebe E., 14, b. NY, and Andrew, 11, b. NY. By 1860, Safford and Releafy, ages 60 and 61, were living with Cornelius Morrison, 37, a farmer from OH, and his family: Maria, 38, b. CT (is this Safford's daughter?), Henry, 13; Emma, 11; James, 9; Dwight, 7; Eddie, 5; Arthur, 3; and Mark, 1 (all the children b. OH).
232 Dianna, b. ca 1809; d. May 1845, Ashtabula Co., OH
233 Jane, b. 1811; m. Alfred Clark, 4 Dec 1828, Ashtabula Co., OH
234 Mariette, b. ca 1815; d. ca 1903, Ashtabula Co., OH; m. Dexter Marsh, 21 Apr 1836, Ashtabula Co., OH
235 Arnold, b. ca 1817, VT (OH, per 1880 census); d. 20 Mar 1886, Ashtabula Co., OH. Arnold was living with his mother Phebe and brother Chester and Chester's family in 1850 in Jefferson, Ashtabula Co., OH, his age was given as 32. By 1880, an Arnold Oatman, whose age 45, was in Jefferson, living as a boarder in the home of Maria Atwell, a widow aged 74, her divorced daughter Ruth Smith, age 45, and a grandson Oliver Atwell, age 24. Our Arnold would have been about 63, but feel it is the same person. His occupation in 1880 was "gentleman of leisure."
An Arnold Oatman was registered as marrying Maria Mountain on 16 Apr 1876 in Ashtabula Co., OH.
236 Chester, b. 12 Apr 1819, Ashtabula Co., OH; m. Marrion E. Platt, 26 Sep 1843, Ashtabula Co., OH
237 Electa, b. ca 1821, Ashtabula Co., OH; d. there in 1835
238 Lorenzo, b. ca 1824, Ashtabula Co., OH; m. 1) Lucy Estes/Estey, 17 Mar 1844, Cherry Valley, Ashtabula Co., OH; 2) Maria Devan, 1 May 1864, Ashtabula Co., OH
239 Lucinda, b. ca 1826, Ashtabula Co., OH; m. John Hartson, 9 Nov 1851, Ashtabula Co., OH. Lucinda, 25, was living with another family in 1850 in Richmond, Ashtabula Co., OH.
240 Phoebe E., b. ca 1828, Ashtabula Co., OH; m. John Waters, 7 Jul 1855, in Ashtabula Co., OH
Sources: IGI; 1850 census, Richmond, Ashtabula Co., OH; 1880 census, Wayne Twp., Ashtabula Co, OH; 1860, 1880 census, Jefferson, Ashtabula Co., OH