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Grantsville Cemetery - ORR, Robert and Elizabeth

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Re: Grantsville Cemetery - ORR, Robert and Elizabeth - details

Posted: 1185086048000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1217450005000
Surnames: Orr, McQueen, Copeland
It is very likely that these graves may not be found. In the early 1900's several of the grave markers were moved or destroyed when a road constructed through the area. This I know from my own research. Next time I am in that area, I will stop by and get some photos if these graves can be found. Hopefully the information below will give you what you need, usualy the headstones are in poor condition and you can't make out the information.

Here is some burial information from sexton records found on Ancestry.com"

Name: ORR, ROBERT
ID: 2512.00
BLOCK: BLK I
Section: SEC 4
LOT: L- 5
GRAVE: W2
Father: ORR, JAMES
Mother: HOUSTAN, ANN
Birth Date: 8-02-1803
Birth Place: KILBURNIE, AYRSHIRE, SCOTLAND
Death Date: 11-07-1887
Spouse: MC QUEEN ELIZABETH
HS_Name: Same
HS_Birth Date: Same
HS_Death Date: Same


Name: ORR, ELIZABETH
ID: 2511.00
BLOCK: BLK I
Section: SEC 4
LOT: L- 5
GRAVE: W1
Father: MC QUEEN, OSBORNE
Mother: COPELAND, ELIZABETH
Birth Date: 6-15-1806
Birth Place: KELLEYLAY, DOWN, IRELAND
Death Date: 7-27-1880
Spouse: ORR, ROBERT
HS_Name: Same
HS_Birth Date: Same
HS_Death Date: Same


Also, I just checked the index of biographies at the Daughters of Utah Pioneers web site and both Robert and Elizabeth have histories on file. And there is a bonus, there are photos on file as well. Late time I ordered photos, they took about 8 weeks. http://www.dupinternational.org/



Martie Leo
mleo58@msn.com

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