Oldham Family History

OLDHAM, Elisha Rice

Male 1798 - Bef 1860  (61 years)


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  • Name OLDHAM, Elisha Rice 
    Born 1798  Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 1840  Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1850  Not Stated, Montgomery, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Land 5 Sep 1852  Shawneetown, Gallatin County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died Bef 1860  Cave-In-Rock, Hardin County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Montgomery County, Tennessee Deeds, Volume 4, 1805 - 1809.

      Deed Book D, Page 330
      Deed from Moses Oldham to Elisha Oldham
      Indenture made this 16th day of November 1807, between Moses Oldham, Sr., of Montgomery County, and Elisha Oldham, a minor of the same county, for and in consideration oft he natural good will and affection, I, Moses Oldham, has for my beloved son Elisha Oldham, have granted to him the trace of land lying on the north side of Red River, running west with James Bunting's line, to William Farrier's northeast corner, and containing one hundred and thiry-five acres.

      attest:
      J.A. Bunting
      James Brantley
      Joel R. Oldham

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      Probably buried in the Bascom-Burris Cemetery, Hardin County, Illinois. Wm. Miller history pg 579: mentioned in power of attorney from Moses Oldham and his children, by Mary Rice his wife. Was Named the administrator of his father's estate. there are many records in Montgomery Co concerning the estate of Moses Oldham

      Moved to Hardin County, Illinois sometime before 1854 with his second wife. After death of Elisha and his second wife Matilda, the younger children, who were minors, were living with their half-brother Daniel (1860)

      Bureau of Land Management Records: Certificate 14520 to Elisha R. Rice of Hardin County, Illinois


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      Will Book B, Page 534

      ELISHA R. OLDHAM, Administrator Bond.
      We,Elisah R. Oldham, Barny Duff, and Stephen Cocke, are bound to the Governor, in the sum of ten thousand dollars, this 23rd day of January 1818. The condition of the obligation is such that if Elisha R. Oldham, Administrator of the Estate of Moses Oldham, deceased, does make an inventory and an accounting of his administration of the estate, then this obligation is void, else to remain in full force.

      E. R. Oldham
      Barny Duff
      Stephen Cocke

      1840 Federal Census, Montgomery, Tennessee
      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 1 Joseph Joel
      Free White Persons - Males - 40 thru 49: 1 Elisha Rice
      Free White Persons - Males - 70 thru 79: 1 Unknown
      Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 1 Unknown
      Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1 Nancy Ann
      Persons Employed in Agriculture: 3
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 2
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
      Total Free White Persons: 5
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 5

    Person ID I3507  oldham
    Last Modified 10 Jan 2015 

    Father OLDHAM, Moses,   b. Abt 1750, Rocky Mount, Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1810, Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Mother RICE, Mary Molly,   b. Abt 1755, Hanover, Hanover County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1798, Caswell County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Family ID F979  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 HAMILTON, Nancy Ann,   d. Abt 1840 
    Married Abt 1815 
    Children 
     1. OLDHAM, Nicholas Rice,   b. 1815, Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1858, Cape Girardeau County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     2. OLDHAM, James,   b. 1817, Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1877, Cape Girardeau County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     3. OLDHAM, Daniel,   b. 1819, Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1868, Hardin County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     4. OLDHAM, Daughter,   b. Abt 1821, Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. OLDHAM, Daugher,   b. Abt 1823, Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. OLDHAM, Joseph Joel,   b. Mar 1825, Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1901, Hardin County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years)
     7. OLDHAM, Daughter,   b. Abt 1830, Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. OLDHAM, Elizabeth,   b. 1840, Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Hardin County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2013 
    Family ID F1493  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 VAUGHAN, Matilda,   b. Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1856 and 1860 
    Married 26 Feb 1841  Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Vaughn<br>
Elisha Rice and Matilda Vaughn Oldham
    Vaughn
    Elisha Rice and Matilda Vaughn Oldham

    Marriage Record
    Children 
     1. OLDHAM, Thomas,   b. Feb 1842, Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1911, Wayne City, Wayne County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years)
     2. OLDHAM, Nathaniel,   b. 1845, Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. OLDHAM, Jesse Willis T.,   b. 7 Oct 1846, Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1884, Cave-In-Rock, Hardin County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     4. OLDHAM, George Rice,   b. 5 Jun 1850, Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1892, Rock Creek, Hardin County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     5. OLDHAM, John B. R. Jack,   b. 1854, Illiniois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. OLDHAM, Elisha T. (Doc),   b. 1856, Hardin County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1875, Cave-In-Rock, Hardin County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2013 
    Family ID F1494  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1798 - Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Federal - 1840 - Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Feb 1841 - Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Federal - 1850 - Not Stated, Montgomery, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - Land Grant issued to Elisha R. Oldham of Hardin County, Illinois - 5 Sep 1852 - Shawneetown, Gallatin County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Bef 1860 - Cave-In-Rock, Hardin County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    1850 Federal Census, TN, Montgomery County, Page 201
    1850 Federal Census, TN, Montgomery County, Page 201

    Documents 2 documents

    Miscellaneous
    Montgomery County, Tennessee<br>  Wills & Administrations<br>  1817-1819
    Montgomery County, Tennessee
    Wills & Administrations
    1817-1819

    Page 105

  • Sources 
    1. [S203] C.V. Jackson Research 1972, C. V. Jackson.

    2. [S364] Histories and Genealogies of the Families of Miller, Woods, Harris, Wallace, Maupin, Oldham, Kavanaugh and Brown, Wm. Miller, (http://www.archive.org/details/historygenealogie00mill), 579 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S680] Ellen Crawford.

    4. [S682] Rice Lawsuit Transcription.

    5. [S379] 1850 Federal Census, Montgomery County, Tennessee, Household 1447/1447 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S1869] Marriage Records, Montgomery County, Tennessee, Vol 1, Page 327 (Reliability: 3).
      327; Elisha R. Oldham Matilda Vaughan John Dodd 3/2/41 May Trice, JP