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Updated, Descendants of William Oss
Posted by: Barbara Haney Date: September 02, 2001 at 08:57:49
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Descendants of William Oss


Generation No. 1

1. WILLIAM1 OSS was born 1810 in Prussia, Germany, and died Aft. 1860. He married (1) SOPHIA FOLK, Bef. 1839, daughter of PHILIP FOLK and CATHERINE. She was born 1816 in Hessen, Darmstadt, Germany and died Aft. 1850. He married (2) CHRISTENA Aft. 1850. She was born 1815 in MD.

More About WILLIAM OSS:
Census 1: 1840, Blair Twp, Huntingdon Co., PA
Census 2: 1850, Allegany County, MD
Census 3: 21 June 1860, Ebbensville, Southampton Township, Bedford County, PA
Immigration: 07 June 1836, Baltimore, MD9
Occupation 1: 1850, Baker
Occupation 2: 21 June 1860, Farmer
Property: 07 September 1860, Southampton Twp., Bedford Co., PA. William and Christiana Ofs, (OSS), to William Iams. Land sold for $600.00. Deed, 15277 AH pg 315

More About SOPHIA FOLK:
Census: 1850, Allegany Co., MD

More About CHRISTENA:
Census: 1870, Frostburg, Allegany Co., MD, age 60 living in the home of Patrick Lanhady
       
Children of WILLIAM OSS and SOPHIA FOLK are:
       i.       WILLIAM LEWIS OSS, b. 1839, PA; d. 16 June 1910, Ellerslis, Allegany Co., MD.

More About WILLIAM LEWIS OSS:
Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery, Cumberland, MD

2.       ii.       JOHN ROBERT OSS, b. February 1842, PA; d. 28 May 1910, Creasaptown, Allegany Co., MD.
3.       iii.       PHILIP W OSS, b. 1845, PA; d. 30 January 1906, Vale Summit, Alleghany, MD.
4.       iv.       KATHERINE CHRISTENA OSS, b. 15 December 1846, PA; d. 02 April 1928, Cumberland, Maryland.
5.       v.       SOPHIA OSS, b. 1848, MD.

       
Children of WILLIAM OSS and CHRISTENA are:
       vi.       GEORGE OSS, b. 1851, MD; d. 17 August 1934, Cumberland, MD.

More About GEORGE OSS:
Burial: 18 August 1934, Rose Hill Cemetery, Cumberland, MD

       vii.       WILLIAM OSS, JR., b. 1856, MD.


Generation No. 2

2. JOHN ROBERT OSS (WILLIAM1) was born February 1842 in PA, and died 28 May 1910 in Creasaptown, Allegany Co., MD. He married MARY MARTHA MOOTMAN 1873. She was born March 1854 in MD.

More About JOHN ROBERT OSS:
Burial: Creasaptown Methodist Church Cemetery, Creasaptown, MD
Census 1: 19 June 1900, Rawlings, Allegany, MD, ED 102 - 09b
Census 2: 1880, Wellsburg Borough, Somerser Co., PA
City Directory: 1890, Laborer, Bradys, Allegany County, Maryland23
       
Children of JOHN OSS and MARY MOOTMAN are:
       i.       MINNIE3 OSS, b. 1874; m. AMBROSE MCKENZIE25, 1891.
       ii.       WALTER OSS, b. 1876.
       iii.       HARRY OSS, b. 1879.
       iv.       CHARLIE OSS, b. September 1881, PA.
       v.       MARY LOUISA OSS, b. August 1884.
       vi.       RUSSELL L OSS, b. 12 March 1890; d. 17 July 1927, Cumberland, MD.

More About RUSSELL L OSS:
Burial: Cresaptown, MD

       vii.       EDNA H OSS, b. June 1893.


3. PHILIP W OSS (WILLIAM1) was born 1845 in PA, and died 30 January 1906 in Vale Summit, Alleghany, MD. He married (1) MARY HOUSER October 1865 in Frostburg, MD. She was born 1846 in Austria, Germany, and died Abt. 1876. He married (2) MARY ANN SLEEMAN Aft. 1880.

More About PHILIP W OSS:
Census 1: 1850, Allegany County, Md., age 5
Census 2: 1860, Bedford County, PA., age 16
Census 3: 1880, Eckhart Mines, Allegany Co., MD, Widow
City Directory: 1890, Lumber Dealer, Flintstone, Allegany County, MD40
       
Children of PHILIP OSS and MARY HOUSER are:
6.       i.       ANNA MARGARET3 OSS, b. 21 June 1867, Eckhart Mines, Allegany, MD; d. 19 December 1949, Allegany, Cumberland, MD.
7.       ii.       WILLIAM H OSS, b. 05 May 1870, MN; d. 02 March 1923, Lanaconing, Allegany Co., Md.
8.       iii.       ELNORA OSS, b. 1872.
9.       iv.       GEORGE ALBERT OSS, b. 15 January 1875, Frostburg, Md; d. 30 November 1912, Schell, WV.


4. KATHERINE CHRISTENA OSS (WILLIAM1) was born 15 December 1846 in PA, and died 02 April 1928 in Cumberland, Maryland. She married ? ALLEN.

More About KATHERINE CHRISTENA OSS:
Burial: 04 April 1928, Rose Hill Cemetery, Cumberland, MD
       
Children of KATHERINE OSS and ? ALLEN are:
       i.       EDWARD ALLEN.
       ii.       WARREN O ALLEN.
       iii.       ARCHIBALD ALLEN.
       iv.       DAUGHTER ALLEN, m. C P KALBAUGH.
       v.       WILLIAM A ALLEN.


5. SOPHIA2 OSS (WILLIAM1)46 was born 1848 in MD. She married JOHN A. MCDONALD 19 February 1870. He was born 1850 in MD.
       
Children of SOPHIA OSS and JOHN MCDONALD are:
       i.       GEORGE E.
       ii.       ANNIE.
       iii.       MARY.
       iv.       CHARLES, b. 1880.
       v.       KATIE, b. 187848.
       vi.       WILLIAM, b. 187248.


Generation No. 3

6. ANNA MARGARET3 OSS (PHILIP W2, WILLIAM1) was born 21 June 1867 in Eckhart Mines, Allegany, MD, and died 19 December 1949 in Allegany, Cumberland, MD. She married ALEXANDER CAMPBELL DAVIS, son of DAVID DAVIS and NANCY KELLY. He was born 05 May 1865 in Cambria, PA, and died 28 March 1937 in Allegany, Cumberland, Md.

More About ANNA MARGARET OSS:
Burial: Greenmount Cemetery, Cumberland MD
Census: 18 April 1910, Flintstone, Allegany, MD

More About ALEXANDER CAMPBELL DAVIS:
Burial: 31 March 1937, Greenmount Cemetery, Cumberland MD55
Census 1: 03 August 1870, Clearfield, Cambria, PA, With Parents, Age, 6
Census 2: 11 June 1880, Cherry Hill, Indiana, PA, Age - 15, at home
Census 3: 25 June 1900, Flintstone, Allegany, MD., Age - 33
Census 4: 18 April 1910, Flintstone, Allegany, MD., Age 45
Census 5: January 1920, Flintstone, Allegany, MD., Age - 53
Occupation: 1900, Teamster
Residence: 18 April 1910, Green Ridge, 15 Mile Creek Rd, Flintstone, Allegany, MD
       
Children of ANNA OSS and ALEXANDER DAVIS are:
       i.       PHILIP LORENZO DAVIS, b. 30 January 1888, Pratt, MD; d. 19 November 1970, Pasadina CA; m. ETHEL A PEARL PERRIN, 04 June 1913, Cumberland, MD; b. 30 October 1891, Elbensville, PA; d. 02 February 1970, Pasadina, CA.

More About PHILIP LORENZO DAVIS:
Census: 1910, Flintstone, Allegany, MD

       ii.       HARRY ELDON DAVIS, b. 15 August 1889, MD; d. 26 April 1964, Allegany, Cumberland, MD; m. JOSEPHINE FAZENBAKER.

More About HARRY ELDON DAVIS:
Burial: Hillcrest Cemetary, Cumberland, MD.

       iii.       MINTA MAE DAVIS, b. 27 March 1891; d. 20 December 1929, Artemas, Bedford, Pa; m. CLARENCE OSCAR ATKINSON.

More About MINTA MAE DAVIS:
Burial: Mt. Hope, Artemas, Bedford, PA

       iv.       LOLA ELNORA DAVIS, b. 07 June 1893, Alleghany, Md; d. 11 July 1976, Arbutus, Baltimore, MD; m. VERNON T FLETCHER, 15 June 1910, Elliott Memorial Methodist, Hazen, MD; b. 05 October 1885, Alleghany, MD; d. 21 March 1927, Allegany, Cumberland, MD.

More About LOLA ELNORA DAVIS:
Burial: Greenmount Cemetery, Cumberland, MD

More About VERNON T FLETCHER:
Burial: Greenmount Cemetery, Cumberland MD

       v.       GRACE MARIE DAVIS, b. 18 July 1895; d. 19 September 1971, Boulder, CO; m. LOYAL TERRY.
       vi.       ETTA MATILDA DAVIS, b. 10 July 1897; d. 18 June 1922, Mt Hope Cemetery, Chaneysville PA; m. PALMER BENNETT.
       vii.       RALPH GEORGE DAVIS, b. 02 September 1899, Flintstone, Allegany County, MD; d. 04 January 1965, Allegany, Cumberland, MD; m. LEAH VIRGINIA O'NEAL, 10 January 1923, First Christian, Cumberland, MD; b. 15 July 1903, Southampton, Flintstone Creek, Bedford, PA; d. 23 July 1984, Allegany, Cumberland, MD.

More About RALPH GEORGE DAVIS:
Burial: Hillcrest Cemetery, Cumberland, MD
Census 1: January 1920, With Parents,Flintstone, Alle
Census 2: 25 June 1900, Flintstone, Allegany, MD., Age - 8/12
Census 3: 18 April 1910, Flintstone, Allegany, MD, Living with parents, age 11
Occupation: 02 December 1936, Metger Brothers, Inc. Cumberland, MD
Residence: 02 September 1936, R. F. D. # 3 Cumberland, Md


More About LEAH VIRGINIA O'NEAL:
Burial: Hillcrest Cemetery, Cumberland, MD

       viii.       BESSIE MARY LENA DAVIS, b. 27 January 1902; d. 27 January 1903, Mt Hope Cemetery, Chaneysville PA.
       ix.       MABEL ELSIE DAVIS70, b. 23 December 190370; d. 05 June 1993, Tampa, FL; m. JOHN GROSS.


       x.       ROBERT BENJAMIN STILLMAN DAVIS, b. 05 March 1906; d. November 1977, Allegany, Cumberland, MD; m. HILDA DONAHOE; d. Hillcrest Cemetery, Cumberland MD.

More About ROBERT BENJAMIN STILLMAN DAVIS:
Burial: Hillcrest Cemetery, Cumberland, MD
Census: 15 January 1920, Flintstone, Allegany, MD., Age - 13


       xi.       EDITH MARGARITE DAVIS, b. 06 July 1908; d. 19 September 1934, Allegany, Cumberland, MD; m. CHARLES HANSROTE.

More About EDITH MARGARITE DAVIS:
Census: 15 January 1920, Flintstone, Allegany, MD., Age - 11


7. WILLIAM H3 OSS (PHILIP W2, WILLIAM1)71 was born 05 May 1870 in MN, and died 02 March 1923 in Lanaconing, Allegany Co., Md. He met AUGUSTA ELEANOR.

More About WILLIAM H OSS:
Census: 1920, Allegany Co., MD, ED # 38 sheet # 7
Occupation: 1920, Miller, Gristmill

More About AUGUSTA ELEANOR:
Nickname: Gussie
       
Children of WILLIAM OSS and AUGUSTA ELEANOR are:
       i.       EVELYN MILDRED4 OSS77,, b. 1913.
       ii.       LOUIS HINEBAUGH OSS, b. 1917.


8. ELNORA3 OSS (PHILIP W2, WILLIAM1)83 was born 1872. She met WILLIAM WEST.
       
Children of ELNORA OSS and WILLIAM WEST are:
       i.       ROBERT WEST.
       ii.       ELSIE WEST.
       iii.       HERBERT WEST.
       iv.       ALMA WEST.


9. GEORGE ALBERT3 OSS (PHILIP W2, WILLIAM1) was born 15 January 1875 in Frostburg, Md, and died 30 November 1912 in Schell, WV. He married FANNIE BURNETTA WARNICK 30 January 1898, daughter of COLUMBUS WARNICK and EFFIE KIGHT. She was born 10 April 1879 in Bloomington, Md., and died 07 July 1972 in Cuppett Nursing Home, Oakland, Md.

More About GEORGE ALBERT OSS:
Burial: Queens Point Cemetery

More About FANNIE BURNETTA WARNICK:
Burial: Queens Point Cemetery87

       
Children of GEORGE OSS and FANNIE WARNICK are:
       i.       HARRY4 OSS, b. 15 December 1898; d. February 1986, Keyser, Mineral, WV.

       ii.       LENA OSS, m. DAVIS.
       iii.       CHESTER OSS.
       iv.       BLAKE OSS, b. 15 June 1904; d. September 1987, Keyser, Mineral, WV.

More About BLAKE OSS:
Residence: 1987, Keyser, Mineral, WV


       v.       BOYD KEIM OSS, b. 01 May 1912, Shaw, (Atlantic), WV; d. 28 September 1998, Keyser, Mineral, WV; m. KATHRYN HUGHES, 18 April 1953, Keyser, WV; b. 30 November 1914, Fayetteville, Mo; d. 01 October 1976, Keyser, Mineral, WV.

More About BOYD KEIM OSS:
Burial: QUEENS POINT, Keyser, WV


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