PETER OARD, farmer, P. O. West Cairo, is a native of Licking County, Ohio, born November 21, 1821; son of Peter
and Anna (Alberry) Oard, who came with their family of eleven children to this county in 1833, settling in Sugar
Creek Township and entered land, of which they cleared many acres; of their family three are now living: Peter
and two daughters. Our subject was married May 14, 1846, to Lydia A. Rison, of this county, and to them have been
born eleven children: Mary. Sarah (deceased), Diana (deceased), Jane, Noah (deceased), Eli, Peter (deceased), Rawley,
William, Andrew J. and Joseph T. Mr. Oard has been an active man in his day. and a prominent citizen in his township.
He has a wide reputation as an auctioneer and sale crier, to which business he has given considerable attention.
He is a stanch Democrat, and is a candidate for office of sheriff of Allen County.
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