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Robert Orrock

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Scotland, UK
Death: Died in Orrock, MN, USA
Immediate Family:

Husband of Jannet (Janet) Orrock
Father of George Swinton Orrock

Occupation: Farmer
Managed by: Alice Zoe Marie Knapp
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About Robert Orrock

Orrock Township was settled in 1856 and organized in 1875, after bering previously a part of Big lake, was named in honor of Robert Orrock, its earliest settler. He was born in Scotland, July 15, 1805, came to America in 1831, settled here in 1856 as a farmer and died in his home, January 4, 1885. The village in section 7 had a post office, 1877-1906, a sawmill, and a station of the Northern Pacific Railroad.

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Robert Orrock's Timeline

1805
July 15, 1805
UK
1847
September 9, 1847
Age 42
Durham, UK
1885
January 4, 1885
Age 79
Orrock, MN, USA