Orpha Arlene McGregor

8 August 1920–26 June 2000 (Age 79)
Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States

The Life of Orpha Arlene

When Orpha Arlene McGregor was born on 8 August 1920, her father, Thomas Edgar McGregor, was 33 and her mother, Jennie Abigail Whitcomb, was 33. She had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with William Fredrick Townsend. She lived in Camp Crook, Harding, South Dakota, United States for about 10 years. She died on 26 June 2000, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States.

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William Fredrick Townsend
Orpha Arlene McGregor
Ralph Keith Townsend
Billy Boo Townsend

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World Events (8)

1921 · Bonneville County Courthouse is built

Age 1

In 1921, the Bonneville county courthouse was built. It was designed by Lionel Fisher and Charles Aitken, two architects that helped build a number of government buildings in Idaho.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Age 21

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Griogair ‘son of Griogar’, Gaelic form of the personal name Gregory .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Orpha Mcgregor in household of Jennie Mcgregor, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Orpha Arlene Mcgregor, "South Dakota State Census, 1925"
  • Orpha A Mcgregor in household of Edgar T Mcgregor, "United States Census, 1930"

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