Amelia Earhart

Ancestry of
Amelia Earhart

Aviation Pioneer


    Alfred Gideon Otis

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    • 3rd Generation — Grandfather of Amelia Earhart
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 13 Dec 1827 
    • Birth Location:
    • Little York, Homer, Courtland, New York 
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    • Death Date:
    • May 1912 
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    • Burial Location:
    • Mount Vernon Cemetery, Atchison, Atchison Co., Kansas 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 22 Apr 1862 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania 

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  • Sources for Alfred Gideon Otis

    • 1 Federal Census, KS, Atchison County, 1910, Atchison Ward 2, E.D. 3, Sheet 14A, Image 27 of 41, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 2 Federal Census, KS, Atchison County, 1900, Atchison Ward 2, E.D. 3, Sheet 10B, Image 20 of 28, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 3 Federal Census, KS, Atchison County, 1880, Atchison, E.D. 2, p. 9, Image 9 of 71, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 4 Federal Census, MI, Barry County, 1850, Prairieville, Image 5 of 14, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 5 Federal Census, KS, Atchison, 1870, Atchison Ward 2, p. 8, Image 8 of 38, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 7 Genealogical and Biographical Record of North-Eastern Kansas, Chicago: The Lewis Publishing Company (1900), 27-42, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 8 Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1669-2013, Marriage record for Alfred G Otis and Amelia Harres, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 9 The Indiana Gazette (Indiana, Pennsylvania), 30 OCT 1962, p. 1, Obituary for Amy Otis Earhart, Newspapers.com (Digital Library), www.newspapers.com.
    • 11 Otis, William A., A Genealogical and Historical Memoir of the Otis Family in America, Chicago: Unknown (1924), 427, Ancestry.com (Online Database).

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