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Morgan Dale Orr & Isabella Henry

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Husband

Morgan Dale Orr

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 21 Mar 1841 Preston, West Virginia  (birth-date/place from death-certificate)
Marriage c1864  
Death 25 Jul 1917 Fairmont, Union District, Marion, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Maple Grove Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father Hiram Orr, born in Preston, WV  (1804-1855)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Mother Keziah Menear, born in Preston, WV  (1809-1846)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Cerebral Abscess / LaGrippe  (age 76y-4m-4d)
Wife

Isabella Henry

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 21 Jul 1842 Kilmarnock, Scotland  (birth-date/place from death-certificate)
Death 20 Feb 1930 Fairmont, Union District, Marion, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Maple Grove Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father Lawrence Henry, born in Scotland  (1861-1887)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Mother Mary A. Holmes, born in Scotland  (1817-1899)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Senile Debility  (age 87y-6m-29d)
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State [Source] Spouse
1 M Lawrence H. Orr b 29 Jan 1865 Marion, WV  (birth-date/place from death-cert)  
d 27 Oct 1947 Montgomery, PA  (death-cert# 90212) bur: Maple Grove Cem.
2 M Charles Hiram Orr b 26 Jul 1868 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 61, line 293 ] [ sp. d.c. 1871-1930 ]
m     Alice L. Harrington
d 18 Aug 1940 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Woodlawn Abbey
3 F Mary Ann Orr b 22 Apr 1871 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 89, line 258 ]  
m 29 Jun 1898 Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 222 ] C. Frank Ellis
d 2 Jul 1900 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ death-reg page 89, line 1 ] bur: Maple Grove Cem.
4 F Alice Dale Orr b 7 Sep 1876 Marion, WV  [ birth register page 141, line 334 ]  
m 7 Sep 1899 Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 517 ] Garrett Smith McCafferty
d 4 Nov 1963 Montgomery, Pennsylvania  (death-cert# 110679-63) bur: Westminster Cem.
5 F Isabella Orr
"Minnie B."
b 13 Aug 1878 Marion, WV  [ birth register page 163, line 365 ] [ sp. d.c. 1876-1943 ]
m 3 Oct 1907 Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 554 ] Charles G. Gould
d 18 Sep 1957 Los Angeles, CA  (California Death index)  
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: Morgan Dale Orr Spouse: Isabelle Henry
Date / Place of Birth: 1841 / Preston, WV Date / Place of Birth: 1842 / Scotland
Date / Place of Death: 1917 / Marion, WV Date / Place of Death: 1930 / Marion, WV
Marriage Date / Place: c1864 /
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Marion Twp Union Township Pg# 30
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Ora, Morgan D. 29 Va Farm hand; Real-Estate value $2000; Personal-Estate value $500
", Isabella 28 Scot Keeping house; both parents foreign born
", Lawrince H. 5 WV at home; mother foreign born
", Charles H. 2 WV at home; mother foreign born
Lines 7-10; Enum-Dwelling #212; Enum-Family #213
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:85; Union District Pg# no. 39
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Orr, Morgan 39 WV WV-WV; married- Supt. Mines
", Isabelle (wife) 38 WV WV-WV; married; Keeping house
", Lawrence (son) 14 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Chas. (son) 10 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Mary (dau) 7 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Alice (dau) 5 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Marion (son) 3 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
Lines 27-33; Enum-Dwelling #220; Enum-Family #231
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:51; Fairmont 1st Ward Pg# Sheet 5A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Orr, Morgan D. (head) 60 WV WV-WV; born Mar 1840; married-35-years; Mayor of City
", Isa (wife) 57 Scot Scot-Scot; born July 1842, mar-35-yrs; 5-children-born / 5-living; immi-1846
", Laurance (son) 35 WV WV-Scotland; born Jan 1865; single; Dry Good Clerk
", Charlie (son) 31 WV WV-Scotland; born July 1868; single; Clerk
", Mary Ann (dau) 29 WV WV-Scotland; born Apr 1871; married-2-years; 0-children-born
", Minnie (dau) 21 WV WV-Scotland; born Aug 1878; single
Merchant Street; Lines 9-14; Enum-Dwelling #77; Enum-Family #86; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:58; Fairmont 1st Ward Pg# Sheet 5B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Orr, Morgan D. (head) 69 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-46-years; none; Own-Acct
", Isabelle (wife) 67 Scot Scot-Scot; 1st-mar; mar-46-yrs; 5-children-born / 4-children-living; immi-1845
", Lawrence H. (son) 45 WV WV-Scot; single; Weigh Clerk, Freight Scale House; W.
Gould, Charles G. (s-in-law) 32 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-2-years; Barber, Shop; W.
", Minnie B. (dau) 31 WV WV-Scot; 1st-marriage; married-2-years; 1-child-born / 0-children-living
513 Merchant St.; Lines 72-76 ; Enum-Dwelling #82; Enum-Family #105; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:17; Fairmont 1st Ward Pg# Sheet 2A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Orr, Isabell (head) 77 Scot Scot-Scot; widow
Wamsley, Rachael (servant) 40 WV WV-WV; single; Servant
Merchant St.; Lines 35-36; Enum-Dwelling #34; Enum-Family #55

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