Oldham Family History

OLDHAM, Leah

Female 1824 - 1870  (45 years)


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  • Name OLDHAM, Leah 
    Born 30 Dec 1824  Sevier County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Census 1850  Center Twp., Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1860  Center Twp., Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 9 Apr 1870  Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Little Blue River Cemetery, Center Township, Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • Second husband's name given as McBride in Carrie Call notes.

      from CCraig1406@aol.com
      to oldham.jan@gmail.com
      date Mon, Aug 3, 2009 at 8:08 PM
      subject Leah Oldham married to Thomas Hollingshead and William McDaniel....

      Thought you might be interested in this information. If I have sent this to you before, I am just making sure the information about the people buried in the Little Blue River Cemetery, Rush County, Indiana is getting out to researchers:

      528.____McDaniel, Frances, w/o H. McDaniel, died: Mar. 31, 1867, Age ? 87y
      ?her maiden name was Frances UNKNOWN, married Henry McDaniel on??
      William McDaniel is their son; he is the next Family group ? McDANIEL.

      -Family ? McDaniel -
      529.____McDaniel, Jane; w/o Wm. McDaniel, born: Nov. 20, 1819, died: Jun. 11, 1850, on the same stone with her
      husband: Wm. McDaniel, and second wife: Leah McDaniel.
      ?her maiden name was Jane Sergent/Sergeant. Jane Sergent/Sergeant married William McDaniel on 28th
      November 1839 in Rush County, Indiana.
      NOTE: Her grave-marker is four stones to the right. It is a stone with just JANE across the top edge of the stone.
      530.____McDaniel, William; born: Jan. 24, 1804, died: Feb. 20, 1881, on the same stone with his wife: Jane
      McDaniel, and his second wife: Leah McDaniel.
      531.____McDaniel, Leah; born: Dec. 3, 1824, died; Apr. 9, 1889, on the same stone with Wm. and his first wife: Jane
      McDaniel.
      ? her maiden name is Leah Oldham. She first was married to Thomas Hollingshead on 29th Dec 1842, he died in 1848, Leah Oldham-Hollingshead married William McDaniel on 10th July, 1851, Rush County,Indiana.
      NOTE: There is a grave-marker to the right of the main headstone with LEAH across the top edge of the stone.


      -Family Stone- HOLLINGSHEAD -
      229.____Hollingshead, James; s/o T. and L. Hollingshead, died: Oct. 6, 1870, Age - 23y 9m 8d.
      230.____Hollingshead, Elizabeth D.; d/o T and L. Hollingshead, died: Sep. 14, 1852, Age ? 7y 7m 16d.
      231.____Hollingshead, Thomas; died; Jan. 25, 1848, age 24y 3m 3d.
      NOTE: There is also, another stone for Thomas Hollingshead, probably the original, before the family headstone was purchased, with the same information. It is next to the family HOLLINGSHEAD headstone:
      Hollingshead, Thomas; died; Jan. 25, 1848, age 24y 3m 3d.
      ?Thomas Hollingshead was married to Leah Oldham. Leah Oldham married (1st Husbant)Thomas Hollingshead on 29thDecember 1842 in Rush County, Indiana. Leah Oldham-Hollingshead married(2nd Husband) William McDaniel on 10th July 1851, Rush County, Indiana

      Carolyn Craig

      1850 Federal Census, Center Twp., Rush County, Indiana, USA Page 26
      Lear Hollingshead 28
      Mary Hollingshead 6
      Elizabeth D Hollingshead 5
      James Hollingshead 3

      1860 Federal Census, Center Twp., Rush County, Indiana, USA
      Wm Mcdaniel 56
      Leah Mcdaniel 39 bn TN
      Christopher C Mcdaniel 17
      Francis M. Mcdaniel 19
      Lewis F Mcdaniel
      Mary Holand 16
      Jas T Holand 13
      Elizabeth Mcdaniel
      Esther A Mcdaniel
      Wm B Mcdaniel
      John L.Mcdaniel
      Living next door to Leah's mother and siblings.
    Person ID I8074  oldham
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2013 

    Father OLDHAM, James Jr.,   b. 7 Dec 1794, Sevier County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1853, Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Mother FANSHER, Mary,   b. 31 Oct 1800, Sevier County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1874, Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Family ID F975  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 HOLLINGSHEAD, Thomas,   b. 22 Oct 1823,   d. 25 Jan 1848, Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years) 
    Married 29 Dec 1842  Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. HOLLINGHEAD, Owen,   b. 1843, Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1873  (Age 30 years)
     2. HOLLINGHEAD, Mary,   b. 25 Nov 1844, Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1889, Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     3. HOLLINGHEAD, Delana,   b. Abt 1844,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. HOLLINGHEAD, Elizabeth D.,   b. 7 Feb 1845, Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1852, Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)
     5. HOLLINGSHEAD, Edith,   b. 1846, Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. HOLLINGHEAD, James,   b. 30 Dec 1846, Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1870, Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
     7. HOLLINGHEAD, Iva,   b. 1848, Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2013 
    Family ID F3642  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 MCDANIEL, William,   b. 24 Jan 1804,   d. 20 Feb 1881, Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 10 Jul 1851  Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. MCDANIEL, Maude,   b. Yes, date unknown
     2. MCDANIEL, Hester or Esther A.,   b. 1852, Center Twp., Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. MCDANIEL, William B.,   b. 1854, Center Twp., Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1939  (Age 85 years)
     4. MCDANIEL, John L.,   b. 1856, Center Twp., Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. MCDANIEL, Lafayette,   b. 1860, Center Twp., Rush County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 28 Feb 2017 
    Family ID F3643  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Dec 1824 - Sevier County, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Dec 1842 - Rush County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1850 - Center Twp., Rush County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Jul 1851 - Rush County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1860 - Center Twp., Rush County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Apr 1870 - Rush County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Little Blue River Cemetery, Center Township, Rush County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Wills Probate
    Hollingshead, Thomas
    Hollingshead, Thomas
    Probate Papers

  • Sources 
    1. [S820] Carrie Call Notes.

    2. [S3115] Mary Jo Yancy.

    3. [S1680] Cemetery Records.

    4. [S1483] Early Indiana Marriage Records.