Mary Elizabeth Orrohood

Female30 April 1860–19 February 1924

Brief Life History of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth Orrohood was born on 30 April 1860, in Doddridge, West Virginia, United States, her father, Job Orohood, was 25 and her mother, Hester Ann Heck, was 25. She married Andrew Jackson Sloop on 31 January 1880, in Saline, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in New Milton, Doddridge, West Virginia, United States in 1870 and Gypsum Creek Township, McPherson, Kansas, United States in 1880. She died on 19 February 1924, in Gypsum, Saline, Kansas, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Gypsum, Saline, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Jackson Sloop
Mary Elizabeth Orrohood
Marriage: 31 January 1880
Nellie Sloop
Ammie S. Sloop
Frank A. Sloop
Blanche May Sloop
Margaret F. Sloop
Frederick Major Sloop

Sources (10)

  • Mary E Orrahood in household of Hester A Orrahood, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary Orrahood, "Kansas County Marriages, 1855-1911"
  • Mary Elizabeth Orrohood Sloop, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 January 1880Saline, Kansas, United States
  • Children (6)

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    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Kansas is the 34th state

    1861 · The Battle of Manassas

    Age 1

    The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 

    1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

    Age 17

    The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.

    Name Meaning

    Hebrew: Bitter; Marion is the French form.

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