Margaret McCalease

1817–27 March 1880 (Age 63)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Margaret

Margaret McCalease was born in 1817, in Pennsylvania, United States. She married Robert Robertson Orr on 2 May 1833, in Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Eagle, Upper Uwchlan Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850 and Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois, United States in 1870. She died on 27 March 1880, in Hanover, Jo Daviess, Illinois, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Robertson Orr
Margaret McCalease
Marriage: 2 May 1833
Mary E Orr
Charles Thomas Orr
Margaret A Orr
Emma Rachel Orr
Sarah Laverne Orr
Robert Robertson Orr Jr

Spouse and Children

2 May 1833
Pennsylvania, United States



    Charles Thomas Orr


    Margaret A Orr


    Emma Rachel Orr



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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Age 4

Missouri is the 24th state
1834 · Zion's Camp

Age 17

Joseph Smith, Jr. and a group of 200 volunteers departed Kirkland, Ohio, to aid scattered Latter-day Saints. The group known as Zion's Camp arrived to the Fishing River on June 19. A mob had gathered to attack and disjoin the group. A storm swept through the area and the river rose over 30 feet, which caused the mob to scatter.

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Sources (3)

  • Margaret Orr in household of Charles Orr, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Margaret Orr in household of Robert Orr, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Unknown in entry for John Harvey Orr, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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