i: Mary Osmun 1831 m. John Adams ii: Margaretha Osmun 1835 m. Andrew Berkimer iii: Elizabeth Osmun 1837 m. James Jones iv: Cyrus Osmun he d. 6 Sep 1883 m. Adeline Davidson v: Almira Osmun 1841 m. 1st: Thomas Ward m. 2nd: Wm. McLaughlin vi: Susanna Osmun 1843 nfr. vii: Martha Osmun 1845 nfr. all children b. Pa.
Peter Osmun (NJGM: 111:3:4)
b. 6 Apr 1818 (c) N.J. probably Hunterdon Co.
d. 27 Apr 1883 65yrs 0mo 21da (will 1883:8410J: inv. 1883)
m. Lucretia Eliza --- (Holaway?)
b. 8 Oct 1821 (c)
d. 3 Jul 1886 68yr 8mo 25da both bur. Swackhammer Lutheran Ch. Lebanon Twp. Hunterdon Co. N.Y. known children:
i: Amanda Osmun 1838 - nfr. ii: Lucinda Osmun 1840 - nfr. iii: William Osmun 1842 - nfr. iv: Pratt Osmun 1844 - nfr. v: Ziba Osmun 1846 - nfr. vi: Holaway Osmun - 16 apr 1859 9mo 18da
i: Isaiah Esmond *
Isaiah2 Esmond (Isaiah1)
b. 10 Jul 1755 L.I. (Rev. Papers R3370 4th Regt.Pvt.N.Y.line)
d. 9 Oct 1842 Copake, Columbia Co. N.Y. (78yrs 4 Oct 1833)
Resident of Great Nine Partners, Dutchess Co. N.Y. 1775.
1 year Ensign Militia, Capt Ebenezer Allen, Capt. John Bolin U.S. Troops, wished for him to join his troops. Regt. Col Jonathan Bloom. Brig. Gen. TenBroek. Served with John Simmons, Benjamin Haight, Jonathan Wiles and John Thom. Served one full year.
Regt. Col Hopkins, Brig. of Gen. Christopher Roberts, Lt. Northrop. Received a ball thru his head and one thru his coat, fired by the British.
i: Spencer Esmond nfr. ii: Anna Esmond m. Rafine (Rufus?) Latting nfr. iii: Arabella Esmond m. ----- Williams nfr.
A professor of languages from Livonia died 4 Mar 1812
"Isajas Osmann ex Livonia, Linguarum Proffessor mortuus subitania morte Phitsi et sepultus in novo coemiterio, Herkimer aetat: 64 Martio l ma 1812" Montgomery Co. ch. records.
End of Isaiah Esmonds' families
Graduated Oberlin College. Studied medicine Paris and Berlin. Returned to U.S. 1859. Settled in New York. His lifework was devoted to the purification of the English language as used in public press. An authority on the use of English as a drama Critic. Taught elocution. 1891 appeared as Shylock in Boston and other northeastern cities.
He was one of the editors of the Standard Dictionary. Published English Grammer of William Cobbett; 1884; The Orthoepist 1880 and Some Ill Used Words (1901) AJO said "he had two sisters Louisa m. Charles Truman and Martha married --Richardson.
4057 Abraham Osmun (DARM 47:28/29 Query 4056 Norris and Peck)
Could he be Adonijah's son from Southold?
b. 5 Apr 1754
d. 3 Jun 1803
m. 5 Mar 1776 Keziah d/o Peter and Mary (-)Norris
b. 1 May 1752
d. 6 Aug 1802
There was a notice in New York Gazette Weekly Mercury #1118 29 March 1773 "Abraham Osmun in confined for debt in the goal (prison) in Morris town with others. He was insolvent. Friday the 23rd of April the notice was given for anyone to shew cause if any they have, why the said prisoner should not be discharged from their imprisonment" "30 May 1774 apprentice who ran away from subscriber." (newspaper abstracts of New Jersey, Archives)
i: Jacob Osmun 19 Dec 1776 - 9 Aug 1779 nfr. ii: Mary Osmun 5 Jul 1778 - 15 Mar 1821 nfr. iii: David Osmun * iv: Jacob Osmun 4 Apr 1783 - died very old in Mi. v: Adonijah Osmun * vi: Seth Huron Osmun *
DARM 56:416 Query 10537
Ozmun-Osmun-Osman Abraham and John Ozmun came to Orange Co. to Tompkins Co., in 1793 or later. Abraham was b. Smith's Cove, John born there in 1773. Their father is said to have been wounded in battle, taken prison and d. in old sugar warehouse, N.Y. Can anyone give me the name of this man. (Israel and Ezekiel Osman signed Association Test in Cornwall and they lived in Bloomingrove, Cornwall and Monroe1 1765/75.) The family came from Suffolk Co. or Orange Co. before 1764. Wanted any information on this family. -- A.L.O (could this have been Alice Jacobs Ozmun?) 1 Eager's Orange County, New York History
They lived at Hanover and married at Morristown. In 1850 he was in Essex Co. Union Twp. pg 306 family 303/310 value $1800 wagonmaker. Lydia was not there and his age was 67yrs.
i: Mary C. Osmun 1808 - 1884 nfr.
KLBR Adonijah2 Osmun (Abraham1) (gt.gt.grandfather of KLO)
a shoemaker value $1200. Orange Twp. Essex Co. pg 231 1850
b. 18 Mar 1789 Orange Co. NJ
d. 3 Jun 1860 typhoid fever will 15388G Essex Co. NJ.
m. 12 Dec 1811 Polly Dean Campbell
b. 25 Nov 1788 NJ
d. 24 Aug 1859 both bur. Rosedale Cem. Orange Co. N.J.
i: William Henry Osmun 16 Sep 1812 - 1 Feb 1881 nfr. ii: Jane Osmun 1 Dec 1814 - 2 Aug 1876 nfr. iii: John W. Osmun 14 Oct 1817 - 29 Dec 1883 Washington, Ohio nfr. iv: George Burden Osmun * v: Catharine Campbell Osmun19 May 1822 - 29 Jul 19022 m. Abraham --- lived in Iowa. nfr. vi: Horace Osmun 8 May 1826 - 11 Mar 1869 nfr. m. 30 Sep 1852 Sarah E. Wilder - 25 Jan 1869. nfr. vii: Mary Osmun 9 Dec 1828 - 10 Mar 1829 nfr. viii: Abraham N. Osmun 8 Nov 1830 - 10 Jan 19143 nfr. m. 24 Mar 1864 Alida Jane Wilder - 28 Feb 1902 nfr.
1 Newark, New Jersey 2 Brookyln, New York 3 Sioux Falls, S.D.
adm. of Adonijah estate was uncle "Abe" Osmun. Kenneth Latimer s/o A. Vincent Osmun b. 24 Jan 1905 Waterbury, Conn. He owns his grandfather's diary dated 1914 also owned Adonijah's chair and pipe. Boys followed the shoemaker trade in 1850.
Seth Huron2 Osmun (Abraham1)Served War of 1812 WC33378/SC955
b. 9 Sep 1793 NY
d. 9 Apr 1883 (we know he went to Chester Twp. Orange Co. N.Y
m. Catharine -- (They were there 20 Sep 1850 pg 112)
b. (c) 1794 NY bur.Hopewell/Presbyterian Ch. Orange Co. N.Y.
i: Mary Osmun nfr. ii: David D. Osmun Oct 1826 NY nfr. iii: Lydia Osmun Sep 1830 NY nfr. iv: Sarah Osmun (c)1836 NY nfr. iv: William C. Osmun *
i: John Wilbur Osmun *
William C.3 Osmun (Seth H.2, Abraham1)
b. Feb 1844 NJ. (FC 1880 Deerpark,OR 65 Fowler, Port
m. ca 1873 Katharina P. (Jervis 203/9/10/4)
b. Dec 1844 NY
i: Mary G. Osmun Jan 1874 NY nfr. ii: Carrie P. Osmun Jun 1883 NY nfr.
i: Mary Clarinda Osmun 16 May 1870 - nfr. ii: Lillian Emma Osmun 17 Aug 1872 - m. 26 July 1893 NYC Charles T. Craig nfr. iii: Arthur Hunt Osmun 21 Sep 1874 - nfr. iv: George Wilbur Osmun 29 Oct 1875 - nfr. v: Albert Vincent Osmun 20 Jan 1880 - nfr. vi: Clarence Campbell Osmun 18 Jul 1886 - nfr.
End of Abraham (1754 - 1803) family
Valentine Esmond "Snow Thane" from Rotterdam 7 Nov 1741
Lewis Osmond came into Philadelphia 1794
James D. Osmont came into Philadelphia 1794
Maria 0pman came 20 Aug 1794
Simon J. Osman age 20 to Newport R.I. 1822
Matthias Osmund came to New York 1837
28 Feb 1701 Western Circuit Prisoners to be Transported to Barbados from Southwick Province one John Osman. (C66/3419/29)
There are references to John Osmun, freeman, at Fort Wm. Henry 27 May 1702 (NYHS 19:81)
Johann Peter Erman "Ship President" Rotterdam, last from England 27 Sep 1752
John Osmond, from Surrey, England came to America on the Ship "Tea Rose" 1755. (Emigrants to America Peter Colham)
NYHS 24:440 John Armon enlisted 19 May 1762 born Ireland 33yrs, Mariner, Capt. Vischer's Co. 5'9" Albany 1762
NYHS 18:242 John Osmun, cartman, freeman, 25 March 1784 NYC
# 2278 28 May 1763 Brig. Friendship, John Osman, 50 tones bound for Newfoundland and Madeira, James Anderson.
Ships Registers 1762 - 1776
21 Oct 1762 Ship Nancy 70 tons Master: John Osman
26 May 1763 Brig Friendship, 50 tons John Osman
22 Oct 1766 Ship Sally, 150 tons John Osman
The wife named in his will was probably his second wife since his children married by the early 1800's.
1769 Philadelphia Co. John Osmon South Ward of City, taxed Propriety Tax; 1779 taxed f19 and called mariner. Taxed 4 pds 15 shillings. 1780, a grocer, John taxed on value of $19000, tax being 48 pds 15 shillings; 1782 John, the mariner, taxed on value of $80 pd a tax of 132 (pds?); The grocer John associated with B. Hurst and Ca. taxed on value of 576 pds. tax was 3 pds 3 shillings and 9 pence. 1783 John the grocer, worked for Hurst and Co. taxed on 1 cattle, 1 negro, and ground. Israel and Osmon negro slaves on James Welsh` estate 1777. (Pa.Arch:3:16:777)
Capt. John Osmon, master of ships Betsey and Sally.
b. ca 1732
d. 8 Feb 1818 Oxford Twp. Philadelphia Co. Pa.
did he m. 1st:25 Dec 1759 Margaret Hannon1 ?
m. 2nd: 9 Feb 1776 Christ Ch. Philadelphia Elizabeth d/o Christopher Kellers2
bur. German Presbyterian Burying Grounds
dated: 26 Jan 1815 proved 14 Feb 1818.
i: William Bayington Osmon 2 * ii: Thomas Osmon nfr. iii: Charles Osmon nfr. Is this the Revolutionary Charles Osmon who married -- Higgins and is buried in Adams Co. Ohio.? iv: Esther Osmon m. 16 Dec 1805 at her father's home Captain Lewis Gordon4 v: Maria Osmon Named first in her father's will nfr. vi: Eliza Osmon nfr. vii: Anna Osmon nfr. wit: Benjamin Prentice, Jessey Castor, and William Hurst.
Exc: sons William B. and Thomas Osmon
1 will Philadelphia Co. #20 Will bk NC 6: folio 558 H.S. of Pa. obit. Pa. German Pioneers Strassburg and Hinke.
2 Philadelphia Co. Pa. Y:255
3 Clayton 1878 D. Mason & County Syracuse pg 41 Onondaga History
4 Marriages and Deaths from Baltimore Newspapers 1796-1816 Barnes
I: Hester Osmon 1823 New Castle, Pa. - 1851 Beaver Falls, Pa. *
m. John Brice s/o John B. and Temperance (Smith) Webster
b. 1819 (1850 pg 086 Patterson Twp. Beaver Co. Pa.)
d. Moline, Ill.1
a: Amanda Lois Webster m. David Cole Reid nfr. b: Theresa Webster m. --- Keck nfr. c: Watson Winter Webster m. Rose ---- nfr.
"Rose's father took the children and Rose out to California because Watson Winter Webster had an "afflication" namely drinking"? Watson was named Doc Watson after doctor who delivered him in the winter."
1 ancestors of Jane Reid (Mrs. G.O.) Whelchel b. 1 Sep 1929 Indianapolis, Ind. last known address 27 Brook Drive, Simsbury, Ct. 06070 17 Jul 1979.
End of Capt. John Osmon family
2 May 1797
Grantee John Lay of Rome, Herkimer Co. N.Y.
Grantor Thomas Osman and John Yost of Onondaga
Land in Co. of Onondaga Military Lands lot 75 Twp. of Hamibal containing 600 acres for f890
He served on the Grand jury 21 Jul 1794 in trial of James Fitzgerald Onondaga Co. N.Y. which found Fitzgerald guilty of intent to rob Andrew McCarthy3 York.
Nancy Osman taught school in Cruse, Seneca County. Cruse was formed from Junius which before 12 Feb 1803 was "Washington" and now in Fayette County, New York FR:617. Who is she?
i: Thomas Osmon ii: John S. Osmon iii: Isaac Osmon iv: Israel Osmon v: Nancy Osmon
Albany Atlas and Argus 6 weeks notice once a week mentions:
John S. Osman residing in East Greenwich, New York
Matilda Adams " Toronto, Canada West
Charles L. Hoskins " Seneca Falls special guardian for John and Leroy Roberts minors " " " heirs at law and next of kin. to appear 17 Sep 1862 10 A.M. Geo. Franklin, Surrogate 28 Jul 1862.
i: John Saron Osman ca 1831 - 3 May 1889 Warren RI2 buried in Boston. (obit) wf. died 1886 oldest dau. in 1886 left son a Doctor in Boston, Mass. ii: Louisa Osman m. --- Troutman lived in Toronto, Canada West. (1889) iii: Harriet Osman ca 1826 - 14 Aug 1865 Utica, N.Y. iv: Catharine Osman ca 1828 - 14 Feb 1870 Seneca Falls v: Susan Osman ca 1831 - 2nd b. N.Y. (1850) vi: Matilda Osmun ca 1834 - m. 20 Oct 1857 Seneca Falls, SE William Case Adams Toronto,1889 vi: dau Osman m. Alpheus Roberts
William Osman, blacksmith (could he have been another s/o Thomas and Catharine (Vanderwiler) Osmun and grs/o Capt. John?)
b. ca 1800 Pa.1
m. Sarah A. --
b. ca 1813 Pa.
i: William E. Osman ca 1830 Blacksmith ii: Ann G. Osman ca 1836 i: Samuel Osman ca 1839 ii: James K. P. Osman Jun 1842 by 1900 was a patient at Arnot Ogden Memorial Hospital in Elmira, Chemung Co. N.Y.22/24/3/75 iii: Elizabeth Osman ca 1845
children all born N.Y.1Ontario,Seneca Co.FC 1850 pg461 value $200