Still to do of January 1, 2023:
- Recruit patrilineal descendants of Samuel Oakman (and preferably through son Tobias) to Y-DNA test and publish their results. Such descendants are encouraged to contact MayflowerDNA1620@gmail.com
Tobias Oakman, son of Samuel Oakman and Mary Boaden, was born Scarborough, ME abt 1664 and died Marshfield 16 Jun 1750. He married Plymouth bef. 3 Dec 1696 Elizabeth Doty and they had eight children (Marshfield): Faith (1697), Samuel (1698/9), Elizabeth (1701), Sarah (1703), Susannah (1705/6), Mary (1707), Mercy (c1710) and Edward (1716).
Samuel Oakman was born Marshfield 15 Mar 1698/9 and died there 21 Nov 1739. He married Scituate 6 Jan 1725 Elizabeth Hatch and they had four children: Samuel (1727), Tobias (1729), Israel and Elizabeth
Edward Oakman was born Marshfield 28 Oct 1716 and died there 28 May 1791. He married Sarah Doggett and they had at least six children: Bethiah (1739), Sarah (1741), Samuel (c1745), Tobias (1751), Abiah (dau) and Amos.
DNA results TBD
The Oakman DNA project currently does not list anyone claiming Samuel Oakman (father of Tobias) as their Most Distant Known Patrilineal Ancestor (MDKPA).
Further DNA testing needed
Testing of patrilineal descendants is needed. Any male who believes their patrilineal ancestry goes through Samuel Oakman (and preferably through son Tobias) is encouraged to contact MayflowerDNA1620@gmail.com