When Mary Orth was born on 22 October 1798, in Rye, York Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Christopher Orth, was 13 and her mother, Lucretia Sheldon, was 0. She married William Wales on 15 September 1818, in Potter Township, Centre, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 20 March 1867, in Whitehouse, Lucas, Ohio, United States, at the age of 68.
habitational name from Orth in Lower Saxony, Schleswig-Holstein, North Rhine-Westfalia, or Austria.
variant of Ort 1, 2. This surname is also found in France (mainly Alsace and Lorraine).
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