Marietta Oman

Female19 February 1843–26 July 1928

Brief Life History of Marietta

When Marietta Oman was born on 19 February 1843, in Illinois, United States, her father, George Washington Oman Sr., was 41 and her mother, Malvina Graham Dickey, was 30. She married James Willmington Sacry on 4 February 1860, in Petaluma, Sonoma, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Petaluma, Sonoma, California, United States in 1870 and Rochester, Madison, Montana, United States in 1900. She died on 26 July 1928, in Jefferson Island, Madison, Montana, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Madison, Montana, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Willmington Sacry
Marietta Oman
Marriage: 4 February 1860
Alfred Marion Sacry
Florence Hickory Sacry
George Warren Sacry
William Lester Sacry
Annie Leona Sacry
Frank Sacry
Laura Abbie Sacry
Bertrand Sacry
Harry Oman Sacry
Pearly Daisy Sacry

Sources (22)

  • Marietta Sacry in household of James W Sacry, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Maryetta Oman, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
  • Marietta Oman Sacry, "Find A Grave Index" Death in 1928 in Montana.

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 February 1860Petaluma, Sonoma, California, United States
  • Children (10)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


    Age 4

    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

    Age 23

    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Nels, Sven, Erik, Kerstin, Obert.

    Swedish (also Öman): ornamental name from Swedish ö ‘island’ + man ‘man’, in some cases adopted as a topographic name by someone who lived on an island.

    Scottish and English: from the Old Norse personal name Ámundi, rarely perhaps from Hámundr. The second element is mund ‘hand’; the first is uncertain, but in some cases may be há(r) ‘high’. This name is now also found in Ireland.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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