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
1817–1870
Margaret McCalease
1817–1880
Marriage: 2 May 1833
Mary E Orr
1835–1899
Charles Thomas Orr
1838–1933
Margaret A Orr
1841–1876
Emma Rachel Orr
1847–1868
Sarah Laverne Orr
1849–1931
Robert Robertson Orr Jr
1853–1915

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 May 1833
Pennsylvania, United States
children

(6)

    Female1835–1899Female

    Charles Thomas Orr

    Male1838–1933Male

    Margaret A Orr

    Female1841–1876Female

    Emma Rachel Orr

    Female1847–1868Female

    Female1849–1931Female

+1 More Child

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. 
1821

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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