Do you have any connection to, or know of others who would have connection to this family? I have more on the wife's ancestry, if anyone is interested.
1870 Madison County TN, page 126;OSMENT, M., (m), 33, TN, Blacksmith; M. (f), 30, TN; L. (f), 9, TN; D. (f), 7, TN; S. (m), 3, TN; L. (f), 1, TN
1880 Wise County, ED 125, page 115; OZMENT, J. M., 45, TN, Blacksmith; Martha, 38, TN; Victoria, 18, TN; Samuel, 12, TN;
(the following were living in hotel in Wise Co, said to be part of this family)
Viola, 11, TN; Martha, 8, TN; William, 6, TN; Hattie, 4, TN; Ida, 1, TX