Olla Orcutt

19 May 1871–24 September 1949 (Age 78)
Hague, Warren, New York, United States

The Life of Olla

Olla Orcutt was born on 19 May 1871, in Hague, Warren, New York, United States as the daughter of Willard Orcutt and unknown Wright. She married Orin Moore on 28 June 1896, in Benton Harbor, Berrien, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 24 September 1949, in Niles, Berrien, Michigan, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Orin Moore
Olla Orcutt
Marriage: 28 June 1896
Howard Leroy Moore
Helen Alice Moore

Spouse and Children

    Orin Moore



28 June 1896
Benton Harbor, Berrien, Michigan, United States


    Howard Leroy Moore



Parents and Siblings

    Willard Orcutt


    unknown Wright




World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 8

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English (Staffordshire): unexplained. Perhaps a much altered spelling of Scottish Urquhart .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Olla Howard in household of Wilber Howard, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ollie Moore in household of Oren D Moore, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Olla Moore in household of Oren D Moore, "United States Census, 1910"

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