William P. Orton

William P. Orton

Male 1821 - 1890  (68 years)

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  • Name William P. Orton  [1
    Born 3 May 1821  Williamstown, Oswego Co, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Mar 1890  Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 68 years 
    Person ID I7425  Tree2020
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 

    Father Ancestors Baruch Orton
              b. 1786, Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 18 Jun 1827, Williamstown, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Eleanor Upson
              b. 18 May 1785, Plymouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 16 Oct 1837, Williamstown, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 10 Jun 1809  Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1848  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Jordon
              b. Abt 1822
              d. 1 Mar 1904, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Martha Orton
              b. 1858
              d. 15 Feb 1883  (Age 25 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x2. Dennis C. Orton
              b. 17 May 1850
              d. 28 Jul 1925  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
     3. Alma Orton
              b. 25 Jun 1843
              d. 11 Apr 1920  (Age 76 years)  [natural]
     4. Nancy Orton
              b. Abt 1845  [natural]
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 
    Family ID F18940  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • WILLIAM P. ORTON, farmer, P. O. East Greene, was born in the year 1821 in Oswego Co., N. Y. ; when but 5 years of age his father died. Our subject came to Erie Co. in 1839, and took up a tract of land in the northern part of Venango Township. In 1841, he visited his native county, and was there united in marriage, June 1, 1842, with Margaret Jordan. They came to this place, where they have since resided. By industry and good management, they have accumulated a well-improved estate. To Mr. and Mrs. Orton have been born 4 children, viz., Mrs. Nancy Clark, Mrs. Alma Barker, Dennis C. and Mrs. Martha H. Estes, who died Feb. 15, 1883. Mr. Orton is an upright, reliable man, a friend to the cause of education and all public-spirited enterprises. He is politically a Democrat.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Ancestry Family Trees, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.;), Ancestry Family Tree.
      http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=63642261&pid=161