Who was Oliver Matteson's parents/ancestry???
Oliver MATTESON b. ca 1787 RI; in 1814 "of Walloomac" [a hamlet near Hoosick] Rens. Co.; m. 16 Dec 1814 Shaftsbury, Bennington Co., VT, Ardelia DAVIS 'of Shaftsbury'. Oliver & his family lived 1820-1830 Genesee Co., NY; to Calhoun Co., MI in 1833; Ardelia d. there 1833-1840; Oliver liv. 1860 with daug Orilla 'Olive' in Cook Co., IL; Oliver & Ardelia had children: Elon G. b. Jan 1815 NY; Orilla b. Dec 1817 NY m. 1837 Calhoun Co., MI George B. JAMES > Maries Co., MO; Jackson b. 1820 NY; Henry b. 1823 NY; James Davis b. 1830 NY. Sons liv. Monroe & Wayne Co., MI.