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 Orrin L. Shippee

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Orrin L. Shippee

  • Birth 8 Dec 1845 Killingly, Windham County, Connecticut, USA
  • Death 18 Jun 1924 Quincy, Adams County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Quincy, Adams County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 27014186

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.


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  • Added: 23 May 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27014186
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Orrin L. Shippee (8 Dec 1845–18 Jun 1924), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27014186, citing Sunset Cemetery, Quincy, Adams County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Wilma Ann (contributor 47004990) .