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Joseph Knight Orr (b. April 06, 1805, d. June 18, 1875)Joseph Knight Orr (son of Clement Orr and Nancy Anne Knight) was born April 06, 1805 in Durham,ME, and died June 18, 1875 in Jay,ME.He married (1) Rhoda E. Eaton on October 23, 1833 in Rome, Me.He married (2) Lydia Parker Gross on May 25, 1849 in Jay, ME.
Notes for Joseph Knight Orr:
He lived in ME towns of Durham, Topsham, Argyle, and Mercer until settling on a farm in Jay in 1840 for the remainder of his life.
Early in his life he spent a short time at sea.He was a mechanic, carpenter, and farmer.
He and his wife were members of the Free Baptist Church, and he served on the School Board.
More About Joseph Knight Orr and Rhoda E. Eaton:
Marriage: October 23, 1833, Rome, Me.
More About Joseph Knight Orr and Lydia Parker Gross:
Marriage: May 25, 1849, Jay, ME.
Children of Joseph Knight Orr and Rhoda E. Eaton are:
- Mary Helen Orr, b. September 11, 1835.
- Rhoda Boynton Orr, b. October 25, 1840.
Children of Joseph Knight Orr and Lydia Parker Gross are:
- Abbie Belinda Orr, b. April 03, 1858.