Christian Seymour, b ca 1829 Hesse-Cassel or Hesse-Darmstadt, d 1896-1900 prob Buffalo NY; m ca 1852 Harriet Ofield, b ca 1834 Rome NY, d after 1900 census, possibly Buffalo.
The Canadian census of 1861 shows the family at "Canada West, York, No. 9 St. Patrick's, Dist. 4", living on Queen Street. In 1870 they were in Rochester, Monroe Co NY, and in 1880 at Buffalo, Erie Co NY.
Children of Christian and Harriet were:
1. Charles A. Seymour, b Jun 1853 NY, according to the 1900 census. 2. John H. Seymour, b ca 1855 NY 3. William Frederick Seymour, b ca 1859 Canada 4. Addie Seymour, b ca 1861 Canada 5. Susan Mary Seymour, b ca 1864 Canada, m Samuel H. Parks. Samuel was working in a whip shop and boarding in the Seymour household at Buffalo in 1880. 6. Hattie Seymour, b ca 1867. (Not found in her parents' household in 1880.) 7. Frank Seymour, b ca 1871 NY.
The Ofield/Oldfield family of Rome NY is outlined at the Oldfield Family Genealogy Forum.