John Orton

Birth Name John Orton
Gender male
Age at Death unknown


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth March 6, 1870 Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, New York, United States   1a
Event Note

New York City Births, 1846-1909
Name: Orton
Event Type: Birth
Event Date: 06 Mar 1870
Event Place: Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States
Gender: Male
Race: White
Father's Name: John Orton
Mother's Name: Bridget Londergan

Census (Son) July 15, 1870 Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, New York, United States   2a
Event Note

1870 Census, Ward 10, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York
July 15, 1870
John Orton, 29, a coachman, born in England
Bridget Orton, 32, born in Ireland
John Orton, 6m, born in March, born in New York

Census (Son) June 15, 1880 Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska, United States   3a
Event Note

1880 Census, Hastings, Nebraska
June 15, 1880

John Orton, 37, laborer, born in England, parents also
B Orton, 39, born in Ireland, parents also
John Orton, 10, born in New York
Mary B Orton, 7, born in New York
Anne F Orton, 5, born in New York
Ellen Orton, 4 , born in New York
James Orton, 10m, born in Nebraska



Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father John Orton1841
Mother Bridget Londergan1838
         John Orton March 6, 1870
    Sister     Mary B Orton June 2, 1872
    Sister     Anna Frances Orton December 3, 1873
    Sister     Anne F Orton July 1, 1875
    Sister     Ellen Orton about 1876
    Brother     James Orton 1879

Source References

  1. New York City Births
      • Page: male Orton, 6 Mar 1870, Brooklyn
      • Citation:

        "New York, New York City Births, 1846-1909," database, FamilySearch ( : 11 February 2018), Orton, 06 Mar 1870; citing Manhattan, New York, New York, United States, reference cn 1003 New York Municipal Archives, New York; FHL microfilm 1,324,346.

  2. National Archives and Records Administration: 1870 United States Census
      • Page: Brooklyn, NY, p. 73, family 536
      • Citation:

        "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 April 2016), John Orton, New York, United States; citing p. 73, family 536, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,450.

  3. National Archives and Records Administration: 1880 United States Census
      • Page: Hastings Nebraska, ED 55, sheet 13B
      • Citation:

        "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 16 August 2017), John Orton, Hastings, Adams, Nebraska, United States; citing enumeration district ED 55, sheet 13B, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0743; FHL microfilm 1,254,743.