FAMILY OF Daniel ODENBAUGH (1812-1869)
Husband: Daniel ODENBAUGH
Died: July 23, 1869 in Ohio County, Wheeling, W. VA
Married Julia Ann BEYER
Divorced: 16 February 1923; Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio
Married (2): ______ 1929; Cochise County, Arizona
Mother: K/Catherine Fry/e
Born: b: 1820 in PA
Died: May 05, 1900 in Ohio County,
Wheeling, W. VA
Children of Daniel and Julia Beyer Odenbaugh: Irene, Ada, Charles P., Lenora,
William H. and Frank
Daniel Odenbaugh was a gunsmith in Wheeling, Virginia
(now West Virginia). His shop was located on 209 Market between Union and
Madison. He lived on Wheeling Island. In 1864 his son Charles Odenbaugh was
listed as a member of the Gun shop. In 1867(?) the shop moved to Virginia
St. The Rifle pictured below is stamped "D. Odenbaugh Wheeling Virginia"..
This puts the Rifle manufacture date between 1843 and 1863.. Looking for
additional information on the Daniel and his son Charles that relates to the
Wheeling area and the Gun Shop.
This came from the Wheeling City Directories:
1843 Dan Oldenbaugh (sic)-2 Nd ward earliest listing misspelling (2nd Ward
contains Market/Union Madison- no occupation listed)
1856-1857- Daniel Oldenbaugh, Gunsmith Shop on Market between Union and
Madison, home on Wheeling Island.
1858-1860- Daniel Oldenbaugh, gunsmith 209 Market Square, home on Virginia
near Penn on Wheeling Island
1864-Daniel Oldenbaugh, gunsmith, 209 Market Square, with Charles Oldenbaugh.
1867 Daniel Oldenbaugh, Gunsmith, Virginia St. between Zane, Wheeling Island
Charles Oldenbaugh, Enameller, Chapman & Co.
1874, 1875 1876 Mrs. Julia Oldenbaugh- widow 29 Virginia Street Wheeling