Jul. 5, 1870 Saint Charles St. Charles County Missouri, USA
Oct. 19, 1910 Fort Worth Tarrant County Texas, USA
Anna Laura Orrick Brock was the first child born to Benjamin L. Orrick and Mahala Anna Ferrell Orrick on July 5, 1870 in St. Charles, Missouri. The family relocated from Missouri to Texas in 1876. Laura married Benjamin Brady Brock on July 7, 1886 in Clay County, Texas. They moved to Stephens County, Texas and together they had five children. Laura and Ben moved to Fort Worth in 1896 and remained there until 1903 when they moved to Ranger, Texas. Laura died at St. Joseph's Infirmary in Fort Worth, Texas from a ruptured appendix on October 19, 1910. She is buried in Oakwood Cemetery next to her mother, Mahala Orrick and her niece, Mary Johnson, daughter of her sister, Segis Orrick Johnson McCampbell. None of the three graves have markers.