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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Christopher Willis Orr

Male 1830 - 1864  (33 years)


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  • Name Christopher Willis Orr  [1, 2, 3
    Born 03 Nov 1830  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1850  Division 19, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1860  Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1860  Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 10 Sep 1864  Dakesville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I2490  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 Mary Emily Simms,   b. 28 Dec 1836, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1877, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 1 Nov 1853  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. William B. Orr,   b. 1859, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Sally Grace Orr,   b. 15 Oct 1860, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1932, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     3. Elizabeth Orr,   b. 2 Dec 1862, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F0108  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • 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. Division 19, Coweta, Georgia, roll M432_66, page 334, image 479.

    2. [S014287] 1860 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1860 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860.M653, 1,438 rolls. Newnan, Coweta, Georgia, post office Newnan, roll M653_118, page 676, image 129.

    3. [S014528] 1860 U.S. Federal Census - Slave Schedules, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1860 U.S. Federal Census - Slave Schedules [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860.M653, 1,438 rolls.

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

    5. [S100034] Coweta County Chronicles for One Hundred Years, Mary Gibson Jones and Lilly Reynolds, (Atlanta, Georgia: Stein Printing Co., 1928), 745.

    6. [S010641] Coweta County, Georgia Marriages, 1851-1900, (County court records located in Newnan, Georgia or Family History Library microfilm #0470364-0470371).