Seeking parents of Sarah Odell, b.abt 1806, m.5/11/1834 in Orange, NY to Caleb Hyatt,d.1886 in Scarsdale

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in Genealogy Help by Halsey Bullen G2G6 (6.9k points)

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This is probably her father:

Name: Tompkins Odell
Age: 72
Birth Year: abt 1778
Birthplace: United States of America
Home in 1850: Scarsdale, Westchester, New York, USA
Gender: Male
Family Number: 2426
Household Members:
Name Age
Caleb Hyat 60
Sarah Hyat 43
Elisha Hyat 15
Oliver Hyat 13
Sarah Hyat 6
Isaac Burke 30
Tompkins Odell 72
Rebecca H Lory 14

 

Source Citation

Year: 1850; Census Place: Scarsdale, Westchester, New York; Roll: M432_615; Page: 127B; Image: 261

by Doug Lockwood G2G Astronaut (2.4m points)
Thanks much, Doug.  I have been considering that 1850 census record for a while, wondering if Tompkins Odell was her father, her uncle, or some other relation needing a home.  but being he father does seem most probable as you suggest.  If only I could find a record of that wedding in Orange!

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