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O'STEEN Do you have information on John O'Steen b. c. 1807 SC, m. Harriet b. c 1814 SC? Their child Sarah b. c. 1843 SC. Child Elias was born c. 1848 FL, but family not listed in 1850 FL Census, only in 1860 FL. What O'Steens are listed in 1840 & 1850 SC Census? I am a descendant of another John O'Steen b. 1772 NC, lived in Beaufort, SC, at birth of son Ezekiel 1791, Leonard, Bartholomew, Nancy, Agrent, Cassandra. Please identify earlier John b. 1807 SC if possible. (10/18/96) Ralph Rodriguez
ODOM Looking for ancestors of Shadrack ODOM b 1764 or 1766 Boggy Gut, Beaufort, SC. Married Millie Breland, b 1768, Beaufort, SC. Children were: William b 1782 or 1792, SC, Shadrach, b 1794, SC, Richard, b 1796, SC. Any information on ancestors of these people would be very much appreciated. (4/15/98 9:22:51 PM) Robert Odom
OGLESBY Looking for information on the family of Seburn OGLESBY, who was listed in the 1790 census of the Beaufort District. Looking for a connection with a Sabert OGLESBY who came from Scotland. Can anyone help me? (12/7/97 12:46:05 PM) Mike Gale
OLIPHANT I am looking for information about my grandfather, whose surname is Oliphant. He is of black mixed ancestry and from the general areas in SC of Newberry, Greenfield and Edgefield County. He married Lillian Moore-Jefferson,  who is my grandmother, born Oct. 30, 1890 and died May, 1976. I hope I have the year of birth correct.  Anyway, she was married previously to Clinton Jefferson by whom she had four daughters, Elizabeth, Carrie, Emma and Georgia. My father was born to her late in life and was her fifth surviving child. His name is Melvin Jefferson Oliphant and he was born in September, 1931. 5 Oct. 2001 P. Oliphant
OSTEEN I am looking for the ancestors of Shadrack Osteen who was born in South Carolina in appx. 1815. He was married to Pamela also born appx. 1815 and had the following children: William Bartley b. appx 1835, John b. appx. 1837, Mary b appx. 1840, Alford b. appx. 1842, Vicey b. appx 1844, and Amos b appx. 1850. All of the family were born in SC except for Alford, Vicey and Amos who were born in Georgia. I have been able to trace a Reuben, an S. , a John and and R. Osteen all living in Beaufort at various times between the 1810 and 1840 in the Census records. I am currently at a dead end and would greatly appreciate any assistance in solving this mystery. Thanks, Lee. (10/28/99 10:08:40 PM) Lee Gautreau
OVERSTREET I am looking for information on Mary Overstreet who was my Great Grandmother's sister. My Great Grandmother, Georgia Etta Mixon Reynolds was born in Hampton County on 4-1-1870 and later lived in Beaufort County. Her sister was mentioned in her obituary (12-18-1948). Overstreet is probably a married name, but not sure as Georgia Etta was possibly adopted by the Mixon family later. Any information would be helpful. (3/22/99 2:28:19 PM) Cheryl Hayes
OWENS Seek information on James Owens of Beaufort Dist, SC and his wife the date of birt that I have is about 1790 no marrage date death date ca 1848 . Wife Sara Anderson No dates all have only one child name Greenbury Cutbert Owens of Beaufort Dist.SC (8/9/98 11:09:01 AM) Joseph Fennell
     

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