William T Osgood

1 August 1853–6 May 1927 (Age 73)
Bradford, McKean, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of William T

When William T Osgood was born on 1 August 1853, in Bradford, McKean, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Edmond Ofling Osgood, was 27 and his mother, Rowena Charlotte Colegrove, was 22. He married Ellen Mareille Andrews on 26 March 1876, in Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Salamanca, Cattaraugus, New York, United States in 1905 and Red House, Red House, Cattaraugus, New York, United States for about 10 years. He died on 6 May 1927, in Allegany Indian Reservation, Cattaraugus, New York, United States, at the age of 73.

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William T Osgood
Ellen Mareille Andrews
Marriage: 26 March 1876
Adah B Osgood
Gertrude Osgood
James Lynn Osgood
Wilma Grace Osgood

Spouse and Children


    Ellen Mareille Andrews


26 March 1876
Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States



    Gertrude Osgood


    James Lynn Osgood



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+6 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 10

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 22

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Old Norse personal name Ásgautr, composed of the elements ás ‘god’ + the tribal name Gaut ( see Joslin ). This was established in England before the Conquest, in the late Old English forms Ōsgot or Ōsgod, and was later reinforced by the Norman Ansgot.2 Jewish: adoption of 1 in place of some like-sounding Ashkenazic surname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • William P Osgood in household of E.o Osgood, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Wm T Osgood in household of Edmond O Osgood, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Willion T Oasgood, "New York State Census, 1905"

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