Edna Sue Orr

8 May 1913–25 March 1996 (Age 82)
Henderson, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Edna Sue

When Edna Sue Orr was born on 8 May 1913, in Henderson, North Carolina, United States, her father, Joseph Alexander Orr, was 35 and her mother, Lucy Evelyn Fullam, was 30. She lived in Mills River, Henderson, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years and Hendersonville Township, Henderson, North Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 25 March 1996, in Tyler, Smith, Texas, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Hendersonville, Henderson, North Carolina, United States.

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World Events (8)

1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 1

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 22

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 Northern English, Scottish, and northern Irish: from the Old Norse byname Orri ‘blackcock’ (the male black grouse).2 Scottish: nickname for someone with a sallow complexion, from Gaelic odhar ‘pale’, ‘dun’.3 English: topographic name for someone who lived on a shore or ridge, from Old English ōra ‘shore’, ‘hill-slope’, ‘flat-topped ridge’, or a habitational name from a place named with this word ( see Ore ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Arnold Liverett in household of J T Liverett, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edna Orr in household of J A Orr, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edna J Orr in household of Joseph A Orr, "United States Census, 1920"

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