|Birth: ||Dec. 8, 1845|
|Death: ||Jun. 18, 1924|
Orrin L. Shippee was born December 8, 1845 in Killingly, Windham, Connecticut, a beloved son of George O. and Eunice (Whittemore) Shippee. He came to Peoria Co., Illinois with his parents before 1860.
Orrin was a veteran of the Civil War, having served 20 months: 2nd Regiment, Illinois Light Artillery, Company K.
On January 19, 1895, at age 49, and being blind for many years, Orrin was admitted to Soldiers' and Sailors' Home, Quincy, Riverside Twp., Adams Co., Illinois. He died here on June 18, 1924 at the age of 78.
George O. Shippee (1811 - ____)
Eunice Whittemore Shippee (1821 - 1891)
Created by: Wilma Ann
Record added: May 23, 2008
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