Samuel Edward Orebaugh

13 May 1897–7 March 1985 (Age 87)
Hedgesville, Berkeley, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Samuel Edward

When Samuel Edward Orebaugh was born on 13 May 1897, in Hedgesville, Berkeley, West Virginia, United States, his father, Stephen Edward Orebaugh, was 37 and his mother, Sarah Elizabeth Lloyd, was 37. He married Grace Huffman on 5 May 1923, in Morgan, West Virginia, United States. He lived in Bath District, Morgan, West Virginia, United States for about 10 years. He died on 7 March 1985, in Berkeley Springs, Morgan, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Edward Orebaugh
Grace Huffman
Marriage: 5 May 1923

Spouse and Children

5 May 1923
Morgan, West Virginia, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Stephen Edward Orebaugh


    Sarah Elizabeth Lloyd




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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 3

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Age 23

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Orbach or Auerbach .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Samuel E Orebugh in household of Stephen Orebugh, "United States Census, 1920"
  • S Edward Oribaugh in household of S E Oribaugh, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edward Orebaugh in household of Stephen E Orebaugh, "United States Census, 1900"

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