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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Watkins Orr

Male 1821 - 1881  (59 years)


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  • Name Watkins Orr  [1, 2, 3
    Born 07 Sep 1821  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1850  District 41, Heard, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1870  District 5, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1880  District 755, Coweta, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 22 Jul 1881  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1880 Census Place District 755, Coweta, Georgia
      Family History Library Film 1254142
      NA Film Number T9-0142
      Page Number 623A

      Watkins ORR Self W Male W 58 GA Farmer NC GA
      Susan A. ORR Dau S Female W 19 GA GA GA
      Nicolorus T. ORR Son S Male W 17 GA Farmer GA GA
      John W. ORR Son S Male W 15 GA Farmhand GA GA
      Charles G.R ORR Son S Male W 10 GA Farmhand GA GA
    Person ID I0824  Dickinson
    Last Modified 26 Dec 2011 

    Father Philip Orr,   b. 7 Jan 1781, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1841, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Niah Rucker,   b. 05 Apr 1800, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1861, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 12 Dec 1820  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F0729  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susan A Simms,   b. 15 Dec 1827, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1874, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 17 Dec 1846  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Wilburn Dickinson Orr,   b. 20 Sep 1849, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1923, Jefferson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     2. Susan A. Orr,   b. 27 Dec 1853, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. James Phillip Orr,   b. 24 Dec 1855, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1942, Hill County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     4. Nicholas T. Orr,   b. 5 Jun 1861, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. John Watkins Orr,   b. 17 Jan 1864, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1947, Hill County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     6. Charles Orr,   b. 9 Mar 1869, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F0263  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Dec 1846 - Coweta County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Jul 1881 - Coweta County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S007856] 1850 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1850 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850.M432, 1,009 rolls. District 41, Heard, Georgia, roll M432_73, page 153, image 202.

    2. [S013899] 1870 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1870).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003.Original data - 1870.
    3. United States. Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. Washington, D.C. National Archives and Records Administration. M593, RG29, 1,761 rolls.
    4. Minnesota. Minnesota Census Schedules for 1870. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. T132, RG29, 13 rolls. District 5, Coweta, Georgia, post office Newnan, roll 145, page 202, image 405.

    5. [S014080] 1880 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880.T9, 1,454 rolls. District 755, Coweta, Georgia, ED 43, roll T9_142, page 623.1000, image 0369.

    6. [S336398] Georgia Bible Records, Jeannette Holland Austin, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1985), 175.