Orpha Gooseman was born February 5,1848 in Lancaster, Ohio. She married Alvanis M. Ledman November 24, 1867 in Carroll County, Indiana. This family moved to Elk City, Montgomery County, Kansas. Their children were: James, Emma, Olive Viola born February 10, 1876, Henry, Howard, Alvanis S., Walter I.,George B., and Orpha Irene. Orpha Gooseman Ledman died in Leavenworth,Leavenworth County, Kansas on October 26, 1937. Looking for information about Gooseman ancestors.