PICTURES - ORTH FAMILY II
||This is a picture
of George Leonard Orth (b. 1850), a
son of Johann Peter Orth, and his wife Catherine Fischer. George
was born in Fürstengrund, Germany and died in 1944 in Wallace Township,
Perth County, Ontario, Canada. Catherine died in 1939.
|This is a picture of George
Leonard Orth and his wife, Catherine Fischer and their children.
Their children from left to right are: Elizabeth (Heuckeroth),
Anne (Bender), Margaret (Findlay), Will and Noah.
is a picture of Jacob Orth, a son of Johann
Peter Orth. Jacob was born in 1856 in Woolwich Township, Waterloo
County, Ontario, Canada, and died in 1936 in Wallace Township, Perth
County, Ontario, Canada.
|This is a picture of Jacob
Orth and his wife, Mary Anna Wipfler, and some of their children.
From left to right, the children are: Alfred Heinrich, Frieda
(Ott), George John and Wilhelm. This picture probably dates from
around 1887 - 1888.
|This is a picture of Peter
Trockenbrod Orth and his wife, Katherine Gable. Peter was a
son of Philip Jacob Orth and a nephew of Johann Peter Orth. Peter
T. Orth was born in Fürstengrund, Germany, in 1842. He lived for
some time in Wellesley Township, Waterloo County, Ontario, Canada, and
then moved to Wallace Township in Perth County, until 1880, when he and
his family moved to near Plymouth, Nebraska, U.S.A. Peter and his
wife had eleven children. Peter later moved to Laird, Saskatchewan
to live with one of his sons until his death in 1931 at the age of
|This is a picture of Philip
Theodore Orth, another son of Philip Jacob Orth, and a nephew of
Johann Peter Orth. Philip was born in 1848 in Waterloo County,
Ontario. His first wife was Catherina Schneider who he married in
1870. After her death in 1876, Philip married Katherine Doersam
who was born on August 15, 1852, in Waterloo County, Canada. He
had a total of fourteen children, one of whom died in infancy.
Philip lived for a time in Waterloo County and then moved to Wallace
Township, Perth County, Ontario, Canada. In 1880, Philip and his
family moved to a farm near Plymouth, Nebraska. Philip passed away
in Plymouth in 1925. Katherine died in 1937. The photo
includes: (back row left to right): Alexander, Reuben, Oliver,
Emery, Edwin, Ira, William, Titus (middle row) Ilda, Elda, Ada (front
row): Noah, Philip Theodore, Katherine, Eldon.
|This is an earlier picture
of Philip Theodore Orth and his wife Katherine (Doersam) and their
children at their farm near Plymouth, Nebraska, U.S.A. The picture
probably dates from the late 1890's or early in the 1900's. Shown
in the picture (left to right) are: Katherine, Philip, Noah, Eldon, Ada,
Oliver, William, Emery and Edwin.
Acknowledgements: The pictures
used on this page come from "The Descendants of Philip Jacob Orth",
compiled by Vida Gronnestad, and "An Orth Family History: Johann
Peter Orth - His Ancestors and Descendants", compiled by Les Orth.
Many thanks to those who contributed the pictures for these publications.
TOP OF THE PAGE