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William Newton Mercer Otey

Male 1842 - 1898  (56 years)


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  • Name William Newton Mercer Otey  [1
    Born 15 Apr 1842  Columbia, Maury County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Dec 1898  Oakland, Alameda County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I149381  My Genealogy

    Father James Hervey Otey,   b. 27 Jan 1800, Bedford, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1863, Memphis, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Davis Pannill,   b. WFT Est 1785-1810,   d. Jun 1861  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Married 18 Oct 1821  [1
    Family ID F60932  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Garaldine Gager,   b. 1849, Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1934, Piedmont, Contra Costa County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 22 Jun 1876  [1
    Children 
     1. Paul Emory Otey,   b. 12 Mar 1880, Gold Hill, Story County, Nevada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1952, Oakland, Alameda County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F61184  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • William Mercer Otey, born 15 April 1842, died 15 December 1898, married Pattie COMPTON. He was a Major in the C.S.A., served on General Polk's staff, was at the battles of Columbus, Ohio; First Manassas, and in Maryland; also a member of Rockbridge Battery with Stonewall Jackson.

  • Sources 
    1. [S324] World Family Tree Vol. 175, Ed. 1, MyFamily.com, Inc., (Release date: April-2005 Customer pedigree.).

    2. [S2642] Gedcom of Dan Harnden.