Samuel Oaten1

#8324, (circa 1826-1898)
FatherWilliam Oaten1 (c 1794-24 Feb 1875)
MotherElizabeth Meacham1 (b 1797-2 Mar 1864)
ChartsOaten Family - descendants
Last Edited7 Sep 2022
Samuel Oaten and Eliza Gibbons
Source: The photograph album of Edward Farley Oaten (via Diana Harrison)
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Samuel Oaten was born circa 1826.1 He was the son of William Oaten and Elizabeth Meacham.1 Samuel Oaten was baptised at St. Andrew and St. Mary on Sunday, 24 December 1826 at Pitminster, Somerset.1 He was a mason.1 Samuel was a soldier with the the 13th(?) Somerset Light Infantry in the Crimean War at an unknown date.2

Samuel Oaten married Eliza Gibbons on Thursday, 19 July 1860 at Pitminster, Somerset.1

Samuel died in 1898 at Western Australia.1


1826BaptismSt. Andrew and St. Mary, Pitminster, Somerset1
MilitaryCape of Good Hope2
1860MarriagePitminster, Somerset1
1898DeathWestern Australia1


Eliza Gibbons (c 1827-1908)


  1. [S372] GEDCOM file created by Arthur Russ, 21 April 2011.
  2. [S1239] E-mails from Diana Harrison to Tim Hill, 2021- 'Re: Edward Oaten' - 27 Feb 2021, 03:47 (attachment).