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Jacob N. Oatman
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Birth: Mar. 17, 1875
Verona
Oneida County
New York, USA
Death: Oct. 11, 1939
Brewerton
Onondaga County
New York, USA

Utica Observer Dispatch Thursday October 12, 1939
JACOB OATMAN
BARGE CANAL PIOLOT DIES UNEXPECTEDLY
ONEIDA -- Jacob Oatman, 64, a Barge Canal Captain, brother of Mrs. Hugo F. Keller, 417 Broad St., dropped dead on his boat in Brewerton harbor, Oct. 11, 1939.
He was born in the Town of Verona and first entered the canal trade on the old Erie. When a young man he commanded two boats for years on the Erie, working in the waterway trade in New York harbor. He was captain of the first Standard Oil Company fleet on the Barge Canal and had been captain of tugs owned by independent lines in recent years.
Surviving are his wife, Susie, four daughters and one son, all of Waterford, besides the sister.
 
 
Burial:
Verona Cemetery
Verona
Oneida County
New York, USA
Plot: Section D
 
Maintained by: Linda Wheeler
Originally Created by: Bea Lastowicka
Record added: Nov 26, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12510461
Jacob N. Oatman
Added by: Bea Lastowicka
 
Jacob N. Oatman
Added by: Bea Lastowicka
 
Jacob N. Oatman
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For my Great Grandpa Jacob with love from Linda.
- Linda Wheeler
 Added: Sep. 16, 2013

- David L. Sadler
 Added: Jan. 29, 2011
 
 
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