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Joseph Osman
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Birth: Mar. 26, 1792
Dauphin County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 19, 1879
Dauphin County
Pennsylvania, USA

Joseph is named as the husband of Catharine Baumgartner in the book: A GENEALOGY of the LUDWIG BRETZ FAMILY (1750-1890), by E.W.S. PARTHEMORE, Harrisburg Publishing Co., Harrisburg, PA, 1890, page 9.
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The 1860 US PA federal census records for Dauphin county shows Joseph Ossman living in Millersburg, Upper Paxtang Twp., with his wife Catherine, and (3) children: Andrew, Lavina, and Isaac, along with a Mary Mace, (no relation?), who is aged 12 years. Joseph's occupation is that of a farmer. In the US PA census records for 1870, Joseph, then aged 77, is listed residing with his son Isaac Osman and his family in the same locale. His estimated realistate value is listed as $4,245.00.
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Joseph's family is also referenced in the book: A Comprehensive History of the Town of Gratz Pennsylvnania, By the Gratz Historical Society, published 1997, pgs. 231 and 232. Joseph's birth and death dates are noted in this OSMAN family genealogy, along with his children's names and birth dates. He is listed as being one of the known children of Andrew and Anna Margaret (Steever) Ossman. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Andrew Osman (1759 - 1826)
  Anna Maria Margaretha Steiberling Osman (1765 - 1841)
 
 Spouse:
  Catharine Baumgartner Osman (1795 - 1879)*
 
 Children:
  John Osman (1819 - 1892)*
  Susannah Ossman/Osman Lenker (1825 - 1891)*
  Josiah B. Osman (1825 - 1867)*
  Elizabeth Ossman/Osman Miller (1826 - 1902)*
  Lavina Osman Kepner (1835 - 1921)*
  Andrew Ossman (1838 - 1912)*
  Isaac Ossman (1838 - 1908)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Osman (1792 - 1879)
  John Osman (1794 - 1875)*
  Anna Jane Ossman Miller (1802 - 1882)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Joseph: Aged 86 years, 10 months & 23 days

Catherine: Aged 74 years, 4 months & 12 days
 
Burial:
Salem Lutheran Cemetery
Killinger
Dauphin County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Theodore Spear
Record added: Mar 15, 2012
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Joseph Osman
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Joseph Osman
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