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James Orr

James Orr

Male 1817 - 1892  (74 years)

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  • Name James Orr  [1
    Born 21 Oct 1817  ____, Buncombe Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    1850 Census 13 Aug 1850  ____, Henderson Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • p. 255a
      Joseph Jordan   77  M   Farmer  $1600   NC
      Hanah      "         65   F                               "
      Thomas    "         40  M   Farmer                 "
      Joseph     "         23  M   At home               "
      Susy         "        18   F                                "
      Rebecca   "         21  F                                "
      Decatur     "         15  M   Farmer                 "

      James Orr            31  M   Farmer               NC
      Hulay    "              27   F                               "
      Joseph L  "            4  M                                "
      Henry E    "            6  M                                "
      Vintus J    "           2  M                                "

      Samuel Allison      54  M    Farmer   $1112    NC
      Ann         "            38   F                                  "
      James C   "           19  M    Farmer                   "
      Jesse       "           15  M    Farmer                   "
      Samuel J  "           13  M                                   "
      GW          "           11  M                                    "
      Adolphus L   "    6/12  M                                  "
      E J Herth?             17  M                                   "

      Francis A Allison    31  M   Farmer    ----       NC
      Margaret       "        32   F                                "
      J M                "          2  M                                 "
      Margaret E    "          1   F                                 "

      Robert Bryson        32  M   Farmer  $300      NC
      Judy       "               55   F                                "
      Martha    "               31   F                                "
      James     "               25  M                                "
      Joseph    "                 2  M                                "
      Solomon Corn          22  M                                "
    1860 Census 24 Jul 1860  ____, Henderson Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Calhoun PO, p. 112
      James Orr      43  M  Farmer  $11,800  $1500   NC
      Hulda              38  F                                              "
      Mary               15  F                                              "    School
      Joseph           13  M                                             "         "
      Janivon?         11 F                                              "         "
      Rebecca           9 F                                              "         "
      Infant                5 F                                              "    
      ???                5/12 F                                             "
    1870 Census 2 Sep 1870  Boyd, Transylvania Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Claytonville PO, Boyd Twp., pp. 395a-396
      Allison, Geo       31  M  W   Farmer   ----  $150  NC        citizen
      ---, Nancy          31  F  W                                     "
      ---, Reb              10  M  W   At home                     "        school
      ---, Jesse M         8  M  W                                     "           "
      ---, Wm M            5  M  W                                      "           "
      ---, Permelia         2  F  W                                      "

      Allison, Wm R    43  M  W   Farmer   ----  $200  NC        citizen
      ---, Sarah M       39  F  W                                    "
      ---, Sam'l Y        16  M  W   At home                   "       school
      ---, Martha         15   F  W       "                           "            "
      ---, Wiley            14  M  W       "                           "            "
      ---, Wm                9  M  W        "                           "            "
      -----  p. 395  -----
      ---, Nancy           4   F  W                                   NC
      ---, Nelley            1   F  W                                    "

      Orr, James         52  M  W   Farmer  $4000  $400   NC      citizen
      ---, Huldy           49   F  W                                         "
      ---, Haner          15   F  W   At home                         "
      ---, Sallie R        13   F  W       "                                 "
      ---, Jesse            8   F  W       "                                 "

      Allison, Ann      55   F  W   Keeping house  $2500  $300   NC
      ---, Adolphus    20  M  W   At Home                                     "
    1880 Census 5 Jun 1880  Boyd, Transylvania Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Boyd Twp., ED 184, pp. 6-7    NA Film Number   T9-0983   Page Number   211B-212C
      Orr, James        W  M  62   Head         Farming                          NC  VA  NC
      ---, Huldah         W  F  62    Wife         Keeping house               NC  VA  A. E.?
      ---, Hannah P.    W  F  21     Dau         At home                         NC  NC   NC
      ---, Sarah R       W  F  19     Dau         At home                         NC  NC   NC
      ---, Jettie T.        W  F  17     Dau         At home                         NC  NC   NC

      Clayton, James W    W  M  57   Head  Md   Farming               NC  NC  NC
      ---, Mrgret. L.           W   F  44   Wife   Md   Keepeeping H.    NC  NC  NC
      ---, Charlie. P.           W  M  29   Son    S     Farming               NC  NC  NC
      ---, Stuard. R.           W  M  23   Son    S     Farming               NC  NC  NC
      ---, Oviton. E             W  M  17   Son    S    Farm Labor          NC  NC  NC
      ---, Margret. C          W   F  14   Dau    S    At Home               NC  NC  NC
      -----  p. 7  -----
      ---, James. W.          W  M    3   Son                                       NC  NC  NC

      Clayton, W. H.          W  M   27  Head         Farming               NC  NC  NC
      ---, Gracie. T.           W   F  19   Wife          Keeping H.          NC  NC  NC
      ---, Rachel. L.           W   F   7/12 Nov  Dau                            NC  NC  NC
    Died 9 Feb 1892 
    Buried Aft 9 Feb 1892  Enon Baptist Church Cemetery - Boyd Twp., Transylvania Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • "Member of the Baptist Church 30 yrs"
    Person ID I8580  DNA Family 1 Genealogies
    Last Modified 14 Jul 2009 

    Father John Orr,   b. 15 Oct 1775, ____, Buncombe Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1849, ____, Henderson Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Jane Clayton,   b. 6 Nov 1783, ____, Buncombe Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1873, ____, Transylvania Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 9 Jan 1800  ____, Buncombe Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F3773  Group Sheet

    Family Mahuldah "Hulay" Jordan,   b. 3 Jun 1821, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1902  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 15 Jun 1843  [2, 3
    Children 
     1. Henry E. Orr,   b. Abt 1844, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     2. Mary E. "Polly" Orr,   b. 1844, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     3. Joseph Leonidas Orr,   b. Abt 1846, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     4. Victoria L. Orr,   b. Abt 1848, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     5. Rebecca Orr,   b. Abt 1850, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     6. Hannah P. Orr,   b. Abt 1859, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     7. Sarah Rebecca "Sallie" Orr,   b. 15 Nov 1860, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1924, Hendersonville, Henderson Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     8. Jessie T. Orr,   b. Abt 9 Feb 1862, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1930, Hendersonville, Henderson Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years)
    Last Modified 4 May 2006 
    Family ID F3848  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
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  • Sources 
    1. [S20] Lambert Clayton, Mary Maxwell, (1927), p. 6 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S8] Davison/Davidson Family, Robert Stephens Hand, (2nd Ed., 1991), p. 150 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S3] AAA Southern Genealogies #1, Broderbund Family Archives - CD #191, p. 26 (Reliability: 3).