Orrin Case

28 June 1789–
Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Orrin

When Orrin Case was born on 28 June 1789, in Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, his father, Capt. Israel Case, was 31 and his mother, Joanna Case, was 28. He married Mira Andrews on 29 March 1812, in Franklin, Ohio, United States.

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Orrin Case
Mira Andrews
Marriage: 29 March 1812

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World Events (8)

Age 2
Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1802 · Brass is Discovered
Age 13
"In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."
1820 · Making States Equal
Age 31
The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Anglo-Norman French cas(s)e ‘case’, ‘container’ (from Latin capsa), hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of boxes or chests.2 Americanized spelling of French Caisse .3 Americanized spelling of Kaas .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (5)

  • Oren Case, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Orien Care, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Orien Care, "Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958"

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