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Queries - Ancestors surname beginning with O
Ochs/Andres/Roland/Lang/Schaub/Ditman, Henrich/Henry

Seek info children of Henrich/Henry OCHS B 01/02/1822 Oberzell, Hesse, Ger, m Anna Barbara ANDRES, imm to Butler Co PA 1850. CH: Elizabeth m (?) ROLAND, Allegheny PA; Mary b 1868 m (?) LANG, lived Chicago; Sophia b 1860 PA m (?) SCHAUB, Kenton OH; Louisa b 1864 m (?) DITMAN, Dayton OH; Conrad b 1855 PA lived Mobile AL; Louis/Lewis b 1863 Geyer OH; Henry b 2856 PA.

1998, Submitter: Kathy Ochs, email
7476 Woodmont, Detroit MI 48228

Odaffer/Oderfer/Foust/Kamp/Camp, John

Seek info on John ODAFFER (b. Berks Co., PA 1818; d. 1905); m. 1st Pickaway Co., OH 1841 to Hester FOUST (b. abt 1819; d. OH 1849); m. 2nd Pickaway Co., OH 1851 to Elizabeth KAMP/CAMP (b. PA). John possibly had brothers: Henry ODAFFER (b. 1822, d. OH 1896, buried Tarlton, Pickaway Co.); & Samuel ODAFFER. 

2001, Submitter: ­Karen Feisel, email
2190 N Glenn Dr. NE, Lancaster, OH 43130

Ohrendorf/Orendorff/Waschenbach, Johann Heinrich (Henry)

Seek wf & ch of Johann Heinrich (Henry) OHRENDORF (b 1733, Germany), son of Christian OHRENDORF & Agnes WASCHENBACH, who immigrated 1741 & settled in Lancaster Co., PA. Henry later went to MD (Frederick or Washington Co.) where only known child Christopher ORENDORFF was b abt 1770. Christopher settled in Logan Co., IL in 1819. 

2002, Submitter: Janis Karesh
28591 Indian Reserve Dr, Porterville, CA 93257-9621

Oldenberg/Laversulen/Lawyersuyler, Daniel Frederick Augustus

Seek info on Daniel Frederick Augustus OLDENBERG (b. Germany 1740, but where?). Who were parents? Was his father possibly Christian OLDENBERG? Daniel resided in Lebanon Co., PA in 1773; m. probably in PA 1776 to Mary Elizabeth LAVERSULEN / LAWYERSUYLER. Occupation: doctor. Was in Revolutionary War, served on both sides.

2001, Submitter: Dorothy G. Swanson, email
PO Box 60, Oquawka, IL 61469

Oliver/Carnelly/Carney, William

Seek parents, birthplace William OLIVER b ca 1762 m Cathrina CARNELL ca 1790. Cathrina stated birthplace Columbia Co NY in 1855 census. 

1998, Submitter: Karen Stephen
RR 1, Box 74, Mehoopany PA 18629-9722

Olsch/Ochadlinski/Bisalski/Cookem, Godfried

Seek info Godfried OLSCH b 29 Aug 1874 Ger, son of Karl, m Augusta BISALSKI in Ger. She b 25 Jul 1874 Little Kaushlau, Ger. Her sibs: Heinrich m Althea, another sister m Johann COOKEM. Last foreign address Horstenmark, Ger. Left from Antvaenben, Belgium, arr NY City NY 22 Feb 1911. Name changed to OCHADLINSKI on arrival in USA.

1998, Submitter: Ruth Myers
5 N. Kensington, New Hudson MI 48165