- Born: Abt 1864, Cumberland Twp., Adams, PA 1
Noted events in his life were:
1. He appeared on the census in 1870 in Cumberland Twp., Adams, PA. 1 George Orrant, day laborer, 32, was living with wife Matilda, 34. Also with them: Amanda Beecher, 18; Daniel Beecher, 16, working of farm; Jacob Orrant, 13; Samuel Orrant, 10; Annie Orrant, 8; and John Orrant, 6. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. George's real estate was worth $700, personal estate $470. The post office was Gettysburg.
1870 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Adams County, Cumberland Township, Series: M593 Roll: 1289 Page: 55.