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Seeking Descendants of Andy Orr 1869-1931 (TN & NC)

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Re: Seeking Descendants of Andy Orr 1869-1931 (TN & NC)

Posted: 2 Dec 2011 1:35PM GMT
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my email joy.fred.locke@gmail.com for a bit more info.
family chart below and I'm not related to him.
Descendants of Andrew "Andy" Orr


Generation No. 1

1. ANDREW "ANDY"2 ORR (JAMES DAVID1) was born ca 1869, and died 31 Dec 1931 in Morgan Co., Tn. He married ELIZABETH "BETSY" JANE COLVIN 06 Aug 1890 in Graham Co., NC, daughter of JAMES COLVIN and PHENIE STARKIE. She was born 1874, and died 1936 in Possibly Ball Play/Ebenezer Cem., Monroe Co, Tn.

Notes for ANDREW "ANDY" ORR:
Died Petros, Morgan Co., Tn d.c. #27337 coal miner.

1900 Graham Co. NC census
Yellowcreek #70 Orr, Andy, Apr 1872-28, md. 12 yrs; Betsey, Nov 1874-25, 12 kids-6 living; Nannie, May 1890-10; Jacob, Mar 1892-8; Katie, Jul 1893-6; George, Mar 1896-4; Margaret, Mar 1898-2; Lilier, fem, Mar 1900

1910 Graham Co., NC census
Yellowcreek #106 Orr, Andrew J. 43; Betsey Jane 36; Minnie 18; Jacob 17; Katie 15; George 14; Margaret 12; Lula 9; Ader , male, 7; Nora 3; Homer 1 11/12; Leona 1/12

1930 Monroe Co. Tn Census-ed 14 pg. 1b
Dist. 4 Millsaps, Andey 58 T; Nancy 58; ORR, Jake, son-in-law, 37 NC; Braney (Breeny?), wife 29; Gladis 13; Paulean, dau 11

Notes for ELIZABETH "BETSY" JANE COLVIN:
On additions to this cem. was Betty Orr with no data. I can't find a Monroe death cert. for her in 1936.

Children of ANDREW ORR and ELIZABETH COLVIN are:
i. MINNIE3 ORR, b. May 1890.
2. ii. JAKE ORR, b. 16 Mar 1892, NC; d. 12 Jan 1966, Ball Play/Ebenezer Cem., Monroe Co., Tn.
3. iii. KATIE ORR, b. 17 Jul 1893; d. 11 May 1974, Coker Creek Cem., Monroe Co.,Tn.
iv. LULA ORR, b. Mar 1896; d. 31 Jul 1989; m. WILEY OLIVER FREEMAN, 06 Mar 1917, Graham Co., NC; b. 30 Jun 1895, Tn; d. 12 Apr 1947.
4. v. GEORGE ORR, b. 05 Mar 1896, Gr.Co., NC; d. Jan 1983, Graham Co., NC.
vi. MARGARET ORR, b. Mar 1898; m. DEVERS KIRKLAND, 06 Feb 1916, Graham Co., NC; b. 1891, Tn.
vii. LILLIE ORR, b. Mar 1900.
5. viii. ADER ORR, b. 21 Sep 1903; d. 23 Jul 1965, Ball Play/Ebenezer Cem., Monroe Co., Tn.
ix. NORA ORR, b. 02 May 1906; d. Jun 1979, Wayne Co., Mi; m. CHRIS BEST, 05 Feb 1927, Monroe Co., Tn.; b. 1910.
x. HOMER CUNNINGHAM ORR, b. 02 May 1907; d. 06 Jun 1970, Pineville, Ky; m. BERTHA HOWARD.
xi. LEONA ORR, b. Mar 1910.
xii. CLARA ORR, b. 17 Jul 1913; d. 08 Jan 1943, Ball Play/Ebenezer Cem., Monroe Co., Tn; m. ROY GILES, 24 Feb 1934, Monroe Co., Tn.; b. 1909.


Generation No. 2

2. JAKE3 ORR (ANDREW "ANDY"2, JAMES DAVID1) was born 16 Mar 1892 in NC, and died 12 Jan 1966 in Ball Play/Ebenezer Cem., Monroe Co., Tn. He married BREENY MILLSAPS 29 Aug 1915 in Monroe Co., Tn., daughter of ANDREW MILLSAPS and NANCY COLVIN. She was born 31 Jan 1900 in NC, and died 03 Dec 1979 in Ball Play/Ebenezer Cem., Monroe Co., Tn.

Notes for JAKE ORR:
1930 Monroe Co. Tn Census-ed 14 pg. 1b
Dist. 4 Millsaps, Andey 58 T; Nancy 58; ORR, Jake, son-in-law, 37 NC; Braney (Breeny?), wife 29; Gladis 13; Paulean, dau 11

Children of JAKE ORR and BREENY MILLSAPS are:
6. i. GLADIS4 ORR, b. 1917.
ii. PAULEAN ORR, b. 1919; m. CHARLES C. MCKINNEY.


3. KATIE3 ORR (ANDREW "ANDY"2, JAMES DAVID1) was born 17 Jul 1893, and died 11 May 1974 in Coker Creek Cem., Monroe Co.,Tn. She married ZACK ELLIS 08 Oct 1923 in Monroe Co., Tn., son of JOHN ELLIS and DELILAH KILBY. He was born 08 Feb 1895, and died 10 Nov 1987 in Coker Creek Cem., Monroe Co.,Tn.

Notes for ZACK ELLIS:
Ellis, Zack, age 92 of Tellico Plains, Rt. 2, passed away 2 pm Tues. Nov. 10, 1987, at a Sweetwater Hospital. Veteran of WWI. Survivors: sons, Hoy, Lum and Oley Ellis, all of Coker Creek, Percy Ellis, Toledo, Oh, Dee Ellis, Cleveland, Tn, Dolphus Ellis, Akron, Oh; 25 gr.children, 28 gr. gr.children; one gr.gr.gr dau.; sister Rena Blevins, Etowah; several nieces and nephews. Funera was 2 pm Thur. Coker Creek Bapt. Church, Rev. Homer Belcher, Rev. Beecher Miller officiated. Interment in church cem. Biereley Hale Funeral Home, Tellico Plains in charge.

Children of KATIE ORR and ZACK ELLIS are:
7. i. HOYT4 ELLIS, b. 26 Feb 1929; d. 23 Jul 1995, Coker Creek Cem., Monroe Co.,Tn.
8. ii. LUM ELLIS, b. 30 Jun 1930; d. 29 Dec 2002, Long Ridge Cem., Monroe Co., Tn.
iii. OLEY ELLIS.

Notes for OLEY ELLIS:
There's an Oley Ellis listed in phone book, 2575 Smithfield Rd., Tellico Plains or Coker Creek? 423-261-2295

9. iv. PERCY ELLIS, b. 19 Mar 1932; d. 24 Nov 1999, Tellico Cem., Monroe Co., Tn.
v. DEE ELLIS.
vi. DOLPHUS ELLIS.


4. GEORGE3 ORR (ANDREW "ANDY"2, JAMES DAVID1) was born 05 Mar 1896 in Gr.Co., NC, and died Jan 1983 in Graham Co., NC. He married CORDELIA KIRKLAND 28 Dec 1915 in Graham Co., NC. She was born 1897 in Tn.

Children of GEORGE ORR and CORDELIA KIRKLAND are:
i. ARNOLD4 ORR, b. 26 Nov 1919, Gr.Co., NC.
ii. JOHN ORR, b. 27 Nov 1917, Gr.Co., NC.


5. ADER3 ORR (ANDREW "ANDY"2, JAMES DAVID1) was born 21 Sep 1903, and died 23 Jul 1965 in Ball Play/Ebenezer Cem., Monroe Co., Tn. He married LIBBY ROBERTS 27 May 1923 in Monroe Co., Tn., daughter of GUSS ROBERTS and ELVIRA BRADY. She was born 06 Aug 1907, and died 02 Sep 1977 in Ball Play/Ebenezer Cem., Monroe Co., Tn.

Notes for ADER ORR:
Bierely Hale records has birth date as 9/24/1903.


Children of ADER ORR and LIBBY ROBERTS are:
10. i. JO ANN4 ORR, b. Abt. 1944.
ii. BETTY LOUISE ORR, b. Abt. 1947; m. CLARENCE FREDERICK AKINS, 17 Jun 1961, Monroe Co., Tn.; b. Abt. 1939.


Generation No. 3

6. GLADIS4 ORR (JAKE3, ANDREW "ANDY"2, JAMES DAVID1) was born 1917.

Child of GLADIS ORR is:
i. RAY5 ORR.


7. HOYT4 ELLIS (KATIE3 ORR, ANDREW "ANDY"2, JAMES DAVID1) was born 26 Feb 1929, and died 23 Jul 1995 in Coker Creek Cem., Monroe Co.,Tn. He married MARGIE K. COLEMAN.

Notes for HOYT ELLIS:
Children based on his obit. A number of grandchildren listed.

Children of HOYT ELLIS and MARGIE COLEMAN are:
i. JUDY5 ELLIS, m. MELVIN VENT.

Notes for JUDY ELLIS:
of Red Oak, Texas

ii. LYNIS ELLIS, m. MICHAEL STRINGER.

Notes for LYNIS ELLIS:
of Lancaster, Tx

iii. BRENDA ELLIS, m. KRAIG HAWKINS.

Notes for BRENDA ELLIS:
of White Post, Va

iv. FAIRLEY ELLIS, m. CATHY ?.

Notes for FAIRLEY ELLIS:
of Forney, Tx

v. JIMMY ELLIS, m. CHRISTY ?.

Notes for JIMMY ELLIS:
of Benton, Tn

vi. RICKY ELLIS, m. TERRY ?.

Notes for RICKY ELLIS:
Of Coker Creek, Tn


8. LUM4 ELLIS (KATIE3 ORR, ANDREW "ANDY"2, JAMES DAVID1) was born 30 Jun 1930, and died 29 Dec 2002 in Long Ridge Cem., Monroe Co., Tn. He married BERTHA MAE JONES.

Notes for LUM ELLIS:
Children from obit.

Children of LUM ELLIS and BERTHA JONES are:
i. BARBARA5 ELLIS, m. JOHNNY GRAVES.

Notes for BARBARA ELLIS:
Of Tellico Plains.

ii. GAIL ELLIS, m. JERRY MOSES.

Notes for GAIL ELLIS:
of Tellico Plains.

iii. RUTH ELLIS, m. DALE TALLENT.

Notes for RUTH ELLIS:
of Madisonville

iv. JERRY ELLIS, m. LINDA ?.

Notes for JERRY ELLIS:
Of Tellico Plains

v. SCOTT ELLIS, m. ANGIE ?.

Notes for SCOTT ELLIS:
of Tellico Plains


9. PERCY4 ELLIS (KATIE3 ORR, ANDREW "ANDY"2, JAMES DAVID1) was born 19 Mar 1932, and died 24 Nov 1999 in Tellico Cem., Monroe Co., Tn. He married RUTH BLANKENSHIP.

Notes for PERCY ELLIS:
Children from obit. He died Toledo, Oh. His sons of Toledo Oh.

Children of PERCY ELLIS and RUTH BLANKENSHIP are:
i. BONNIE5 ELLIS, m. ? PRATT.
ii. MARY ELLIS.
iii. STEVE ELLIS.
iv. DALE ELLIS.
v. MIKE ELLIS.


10. JO ANN4 ORR (ADER3, ANDREW "ANDY"2, JAMES DAVID1) was born Abt. 1944. She married J.R. AKINS 17 Jun 1961 in Monroe Co., Tn.. He was born Abt. 1937.

Child of JO ORR and J.R. AKINS is:
i. BRIDGET5 AKINS.

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