William ORR
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William ORR (1840 - 1906)
William ORR



Near Relatives of William ORR
Relationship Person Born Birth Place Died Death Place Age
Self William ORR

Spouse/Partner Ann JOHNSON

Son William ORR abt 1840 Belfast, Antrim, Northern Ireland 06 Jan 1906 Footscray, Victoria, Australia 66

Daughter in Law Phoebe WELLS abt 1838 Kent, England 27 Aug 1915 Kew, Victoria, Australia 77

Granddaughter Phoebe Ann ORR 14 Jan 1861 Ballarat West, Victoria, Australia 16 Jun 1955 Footscray, Victoria, Australia 94
Grandson William John ORR 07 Sep 1862 Ballarat East, Victoria, Australia 1942 Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia 80
Grandson Samuel ORR 28 May 1864 Ballarat East, Victoria, Australia 1937 Footscray, Victoria, Australia 73
Granddaughter Margaret Jane ORR 1865 Ballarat East, Victoria, Australia
Grandson Robert Wells ORR 1867 The Loddon, Castlemain, Victoria, Australia 1868 Casterton, Victoria, Australia 1
Grandson Edwin ORR 1868 Footscray, Victoria, Australia
Grandson Robert William ORR 29 Sep 1870 Footscray, Victoria, Australia 23 Dec 1915 Fremantle, WA, Australia 45
Grandson Alfred Ernest ORR 1872 Footscray, Victoria, Australia 1873 Victoria, Australia 1
Grandson Walter ORR 1874 Footscray, Victoria, Australia
Grandson Daniel Edgar ORR 1877 Footscray, Victoria, Australia 1948 Gisborne, Victoria, Australia 71
Grandson Ruben ORR 1879 Footscray, Victoria, Australia 23 Dec 1903 Fremantle, WA, Australia 24

Events in William ORR's life
Date Age Event Place Notes Src
abt 1840 Birth of son William ORR Belfast, Antrim, Northern Ireland Note 1
06 Jan 1906 Death of son William ORR (aged 66) Footscray, Victoria, Australia Note 2 52
Note 1: Ancestry - Wilson Family Tree - Orr descendant

Ancestry trees - Greenock Old or West, Renfrew, Scotland
Note 2: Reg No 1544/1906 - age 65 - parents William Orr and Ann Johnson
Ancestry - Wilson Family Tree - Orr descendant - 22 Cowper St, Footscray - cause of death, heart disease/exhaustion

Independent (Footscray) 13 January 1906
It is with regret that we have to announce the death of Mr William Orr, which took place on Thursday, 4th January, at his residence, 22 Cowper-street, Footscray. The deceased, who leaves a wife and grown up family, was a colonist of 48 years, being with Michaelis, Hallenstein and Co for 38 years, for 28 of which he acted as foreman. The interment took place on Saturday in the Footscray cemetery. The officers and members of the U.A.O.D., of which the deceased was a member, and the employees of Michaelis, Hallenstein and Co marched in front of the hearse. The service at the grave was read by the Rev J. H. Goble. The coffin bearers were J. Case. J. Walsh, J. Phelan and A. McPhail. Pall-bearers, G. Bell, W. Snadden, J. Snadden, W. English, H. Cooke, Com. J. Stewart, C. Whitehead and W.Dewsnap. The principal amongst a large number of wreaths were from Michaelis, Hallenstein and Co and his fellow employees. The funeral arrangements were carried out by Mr W. J. Cameron.

Find A Grave
William Orr
Birth 1841
Belfast (Down), County Down, Northern Ireland
Death 6 Jan 1906 (aged 64–65)
Footscray, Maribyrnong City, Victoria, Australia
Footscray General Cemetery
Footscray, Maribyrnong City, Victoria, Australia
Plot CE-A-120A
Memorial ID 192502842 ·
Personal Notes:
from death reg of son William