Rebecca Matilda  ORR

Rebecca Matilda ORR[1]

Female 1865 - 1943  (77 years)

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  • Name Rebecca Matilda ORR 
    Nickname Tillie 
    Born 28 Jul 1865  Clarion Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 17 Jul 1943  Armstrong Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mount Zion Cemetery, Oak Ridge, Armstrong Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3675  Reed Genealogy
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2014 

    Family George Washington BISH,   b. 15 Jun 1853, Redbank Twp, Clarion Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1907, Armstrong Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 1879 
    Children 
    +1. Samuel Johnson BISH,   b. 23 Apr 1881, Limestone Twp, Clarion Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1960, Brookville, Jefferson Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     2. Hattie Sarah BISH,   b. 3 Apr 1883,   d. 1 Jun 1954  (Age 71 years)
     3. Vernon G. BISH,   b. 1885,   bur. 1953  (Age ~ 68 years)
     4. Mary Catherine BISH,   b. 10 Jan 1887, Mahoning Twp, Armstrong Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1975  (Age 88 years)
     5. Elizabeth BISH,   b. 1889
     6. Henry Jacob BISH,   b. 14 Mar 1891,   d. 7 Mar 1901  (Age 9 years)
     7. Jesse Earl BISH,   b. 29 Nov 1892,   d. 27 Apr 1954  (Age 61 years)
    +8. Otto Frank BISH,   b. 10 Jan 1894, Armstrong Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1976, Punxsutawney, Jefferson Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     9. Carrie BISH
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2014 
    Family ID F1092  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    Bish, Tillie
    Bish, Tillie

  • Notes 
    • Rebecca Matilda (Tillie) Orr married George Washington Bish in 1880. He died in 1907.

      Tillie was a daughter of John Orr and Sarah Delp, she was born July 28, 1865 in Limestone Township, Clarion County, PA. and died at l:15 a.m. Saturday, July 17, 1943 at her home in Oak Ridge.

      She was survived by four sons and five daughters:
      Samuel Bish, Verne Bish, Jesse Bish, Ott Bish, Mrs. Samuel Adams, Mrs. Henry Miller and Mrs. Charles Chick; Mrs. Charles Nolph, Mrs Robert Young. 59 grandchildren, 42 great grandchildren, 3 treat-great-grandchildren.

      Two brothers and two sisters also survive: John Orr, Milton Orr, Mrs. Joseph McConell, Mrs. Jacob Bish. Mrs. Bish was a member of the Methodist church of Oak Ridge.

      A funeral service was held in the church with the Rev. Temple in charge, assisted by the Rev. A.F. Thomas. Interment was made in the Mt. Zion cemetery under direction of H.H. Sloan.

  • Sources 
    1. [S20] Findagrave.com website, Mount Zion Cemetery, Oak Ridge, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania.
      Rebecca Matilda "Tillie" Orr Bish
      Information posted by Dottie Kunselman