Samuel Orme

Male1 June 1861–28 September 1863

Brief Life History of Samuel

When Samuel Orme was born on 1 June 1861, in Old Whittington, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Orme, was 42 and his mother, Emily Green, was 34. He died on 28 September 1863, in Echo Canyon, Summit, Utah, United States, at the age of 2, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Orme
Emily Green
Herbert Orme
James Orme
Elizabeth Orme
Mary Orme
Joseph Orme Jr
George Orme
Hannah Orme
Elijah Orme
Samuel Orme
Eliza Orme
William Orme
Heber W Orme
Emily Orme

Sources (4)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Samuel Orme - birth-name: Samuel Orme
  • Samuel Orme, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Saml Kennedy, "New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1891"

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World Events (2)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 2

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

English (Midlands): from the Middle English personal name Orm (Old Norse Ormr, from ormr ‘snake’).

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

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