When Matthew Dorr was born on 14 June 1725, in Lyme, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Edmund Dorr, was 32 and his mother, Mary Griswold, was 31. He married Elizabeth Palmer on 4 November 1747, in Lyme, New London, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Lyme, New London, Connecticut, United States in 1747 and Washington, Ohio, United States in 1800. He died on 8 September 1801, in The Plains, Athens, Ohio, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Hocking Cemetery, The Plains, Athens, Ohio, United States.
German (Dörr): variant of Dürr (see Durr 1). Compare Doerr .
English: probably a variant of Dore .
Irish: variant of Durr 2.
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