Oldham Family History

OLDHAM, John Goodman

Male 1846 - 1917  (71 years)


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  • Name OLDHAM, John Goodman 
    Born 12 Apr 1846  Chariton County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Clark Twp., Chariton County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1860  Clark, Chariton, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 4 Sep 1917  Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried 6 Sep 1917  Highland Park Cemetery, Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • Also joined General Price's command of the Confederate Army of the late civil war and was made a prisoner of war. Divorced at time of death, per death certificate. Usual residence listed as Durango, Colorado

      Publication Number: M1003 Publication Title: Case Files of Applications from Former Confederates for Presidential Pardons ("Amnesty Papers"), 1865-67 Publisher: NARA Date Range: 1865-67

      Oath of Allegiance March 24, 1865 Oldham, G. John, Jr Chariton Co. Mo.

      Page 2 Oath of Allegiance form signed by John G. Oldham, no witness signatures. Same as form signed by George B. (Bowers) Oldham and signed by same officer.

      1850 Federal Census, Clark Twp., Chariton County, Missouri, USA
      Richard Oldham 27
      Laura Oldham 22
      John Oldham 4
      George Oldham 9
      Benton Oldham 0
      Hugh Oldham 27

      1860 Federal Census, Clark Twp., Chariton County, Missouri, USA
      Richard G Olsham 40
      Laura L Olsham 32
      John G Olsham 13
      George B Olsham 12
      Thomas B Olsham 10
      Richard S Olsham 6
      Elizabeth Olsham 4
      Catharine Olsham 2



    Person ID I19181  oldham
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2015 

    Father OLDHAM, Richard Goodman Old Dick,   b. 9 Feb 1820, Madison County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1894, Chariton County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother SPORTSMAN, Laura Lewellyn,   b. 25 Jun 1828, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1888, Chariton County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Family ID F7824  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family BELL, Elina Holt,   b. 30 May 1850,   d. 1 Jul 1893, Colorado, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 8 Jul 1869 
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Notes 
    • Elnia (Ella)Holt Bell married John Goodman Oldham on July 8, 1869. He was the son of Richard Goodman and Laura Lewellen (Sportsman) Oldham.
      (The Sportsman Oldham Bible gives the marriage date, as July 8, 1869, but we have never found their marriage.)

      To this union 9 children were born Laura, Tabitha, Ben, Simmie, Ida, William, Richard, Sophronia and Caroline.

      Written by Dori Chrisp 47796684.
    Children 
     1. OLDHAM, Laura Bell,   b. 21 Jan 1872, Chariton County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1872, Chariton County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. OLDHAM, Benjamin Bell,   b. 1872, Keytesville, Chariton County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1878, Keytesville, Chariton County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)
     3. OLDHAM, Tabitha Bell,   b. 1873, Keytesville, Chariton County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1878, Keytesville, Chariton County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
     4. OLDHAM, Richard,   b. Yes, date unknown
     5. OLDHAM, Ida May,   b. 21 Mar 1877, Chariton County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1956, Marceline, Linn County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     6. OLDHAM, Simmie,   b. 3 Jan 1879, Chariton County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1880, Keytesville, Chariton County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     7. OLDHAM, William,   b. 1880, Chariton County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1938  (Age 58 years)
     8. OLDHAM, Sophronia,   b. Sep 1883,   d. 1911  (Age ~ 27 years)
     9. OLDHAM, Caroline
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F7856  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Apr 1846 - Chariton County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Federal - 1850 - Clark Twp., Chariton County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1860 - Clark, Chariton, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 Sep 1917 - Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 6 Sep 1917 - Highland Park Cemetery, Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Military Records
    Oldham, John Goodman<br>
1846-1917
    Oldham, John Goodman
    1846-1917

    Civil War

    Confederate Amnesty Papers

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    Oldham, John Goodman<Br>
1846-1917
    Oldham, John Goodman
    1846-1917

    Civil War

    Confederate Amnesty Papers

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  • Sources 
    1. [S1312] Case Files of Applications from Former Confederates for Presidential Pardons.

    2. [S2163] Joseph Jackson (1705-1774) of Bedford and Goochland Counties, Virginia and Descendants, Lyle Keith Williams, (15 Dec 1991 Copyright 1991 5000 Rock River Drive, Fort Worth, Texas 76103-1225).

    3. [S2547] Death Certificate of John G. Oldham.

    4. [S1680] Cemetery Records.