Southern Anthology

Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Walter Gibson Orr

Male 1840 - 1885  (44 years)


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  • Name Walter Gibson Orr 
    Born 14 Dec 1840  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1880  Fannin County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Farmer 
    Died 14 Nov 1885  Fannin County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Willow Wild Cemetery, Bonham, Fannin, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1184  Dickinson
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2018 

    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) 
    Relationship Birth 
    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) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 12 Dec 1820  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F0729  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Alberta Virginia Ware,   b. 08 Mar 1851, Heard County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1923, Corinth, Heard, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Children 
     1. Malcolm Ware Orr,   b. 23 Aug 1875, Fannin County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Jun 1954, Macon, Bibb, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     2. Stella V Orr,   b. 1878, Fannin County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. May Orr,   b. 14 Sep 1880, Fannin County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1964, Anniston, Calhoun, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     4. Jennie Richmond Orr,   b. Feb 1883, Heard County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Gibson Orr,   b. Nov 1885, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 27 Dec 2011 
    Family ID F0359  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Cordera Carolina Simms,   b. 9 Oct 1845, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2013 
    Family ID F2831  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Dec 1840 - Coweta County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Farmer - 1880 - Fannin County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Nov 1885 - Fannin County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Willow Wild Cemetery, Bonham, Fannin, Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S014080] 1880 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880), Census Place: Precinct 6, Fannin, Texas; Roll T9_1303; Family History Film: 1255303; Page: 496.4000.

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