Robert Oram


Born: ? in ?

Died: ? in (unknown)

Father: ?

Mother: ?

Family #1

Spouse/Partner: <private> Johnson

Married: ? in (unknown)

Change Date

This data was last changed on 1 Sep 2007, and is stored in datafile B.

Primary and Secondary Sources

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Research Notes (source comments, unreliable information)

Following info to be confirmed by <Private> Johnson.

He was probably born 1 Dec 1925 in NY, NY, mother's maiden name Garton. [California Death Index]

If so, he may be the son of William J. Oram (41) and Viola [Garton] Oram (37), living in Syracuse NY in 1930. His siblings would have been William E. (17), Gladys M. (15), Albert E. (14), John F. (12), Elizabeth H. (9) and Paul H. (7). [1930 U.S. Census]

His brother William was serving aboard the U.S.S. Shaw when it was sunk in Pearl Harbor in 1941. On 16 Dec he was still missing. [Syracuse Herald Journal; Syracuse, New York; 16 Dec 1941; p14]

A notice in the indicates that Robert was to marry Betty Jane Lyons (daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Lyons) on 4 Dec 1943, at St. Lucy's rectory. [Syracuse Herald Journal; Syracuse, New York; 29 Nov 1943; page 8; top of 6th column]

There is a marriage record in Clark County, Nevada for the marriage of Robert Charles Oram and <living Johnson> on 8 Jul 1972 in Las Vegas in a civil ceremony.

He probably died 14 Jul 1997 in Orange, California. [California Death Index]