Sunday, September 20, 2015

Census Sunday: Charles & Margaret Ott in LA

Charles Ott was my my 3rd great grand uncle, born in South Carolina and moved to Louisiana. I recently connected with a cousin through Ancestry DNA who led me to information on his family.



1850 US Census, LA, Washington Parish.
Charles Ott, 51 b SC, farmer, $3,000 property value
MA 37 b VA [Margaret Ann Tate]
Children all b LA
Francis 21
Saml 19 Lab
Charlotte 16
Serepta 12
Mary 10
Ema 8
Davis 5
Charles 3
Walter 0
Margaret 73 b SC [Margaret Jackson Ott, mother of Charles]
Neoma 40 b SC [Naomi Ott, sister of Charles]

1860 US Census, Louisiana, Washington Parish, Ward 2, Roberts post office; page 18; Ancestry.com.
Charles Ott, 60 b SC farmer
MA 47 b VA [Margaret Ann Tate]
Children all b LA
Serepta 21 school teacher
Mary A 19
Ema A 17
David J 13
Charles D 11
Walter F 10
Elbert W 5
Adolphus E 2
Mary M 2

1880 US Census, LA, Washington, Edward Dykes; SD 1, ED 194, Page 38
Margaret A. Ott [widow] 67 b VA; keeping house
Serepta A., 41, at home
Charles D., 32, farmer
Elbert W., 24, farmer
Adolphus E., 22, works on farm
Emma Porter, 34 [daughter, widow]
William E. Porter, 17  b MS [grandson]
James E. Porter, 14 b LA  [grandson]
Ella V. Porter, 11 b LA [granddaughter]

Charles Ott & Family
1 Charles Ott b: 10 Oct 1799 Orangeburg, SC, d: 20 Jan 1867 Mt. Herman, Washington, LA
... + Margaret Ann Tate b: 1813, m: 09 Dec 1828, d: 1887
......2 Frances Jane Ott b: 21 Dec 1829 LA, d: 18 Jul 1906 LA
......2 Samuel Edward Ott b: 06 Dec 1830 LA, d: 09 Jun 1922 in Osyka, Pike, MS
...... + Elenor Esther Addison b: 08 Jun 1835, d: 30 Oct 1929
.........3 Thomas Charles Ott b: 25 Jan 1854, d: 04 Dec 1927
.........3 Susan Mary Ott b: 1855, d: 1870
.........3 Margaret L. Ott b: 04 Apr 1865, d: 24 May 1959
......2 Lumanda Louise Ott b: 1832, d: 1834
......2 Charlotte Ingaba Ott b: 1834 LA, d: 1897
......2 Sarepta Ann Ott b: 1838 LA, d: 1921
......2 Mary Amanda Ott b: 06 Dec 1840 LA, d: 22 Oct 1913 Mt. Hermon, Washington, LA
...... + Lorenzo Dow Snell b: 19 Jun 1827, m: 1866, d: 14 Feb 1903
.........3 Charles Edward Snell b: 1867, d: 1941
.........3 Francis Annie Snell b: 1868, d: 1916
.........3 Wilber Aaron Snell b: 1872, d: 1960
.........3 Newton Everette Snell b: 1876, d: 1948
.........3 Roy E Snell b: 1880, d: 1892
......2 Emma America Ott b: 1843 LA, d: 1904
...... + Joseph Porter
.........3 William E. Porter b: Abt. 1863 MS, d: Unknown
.........3 James E. Porter b: Abt. 1866 LA
.........3 Ella V. Porter b: Abt. 1869 LA
......2 David Jackson Ott b: 1845 LA, d: 1905
...... + Rose Ella Virginia Powell b: 1857, d: 1921
......2 Charles D Ott b: 1848 LA, d: 1915
......2 Walter Thomas Ott b: 1850 LA, d: 1948
......2 Elbert Weston Ott b: 1855 LA, d: 1924
......2 Adolphus Everett Ott b: 1858 LA, d: 1931
......2 Mary M Ott b: 1858 LA



1 comment:

  1. You've gotta love the new windows opened by DNA. I too have had some good experiences using Ancestry DNA. Now if we could just get more to participate!

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