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Orson Millington Morenus

Male 1876 - 1941  (64 years)


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  • Name Orson Millington Morenus  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 28 Jul 1876  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 5
    • Alternate date of birth: July 1877 [2]
    Gender Male 
    Religion Methodist  [5
    Residence Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1880 - 1881  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Charley Morenus's little boy, Orson, recently had made an overcoat out of cloth that was worn by his great-great-grandmother as a wedding cloak, in Germany, 126 years ago. [6]
    Residence 1900  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 1900  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Glass Factory Worker, Glass Gatherer 
    Occupation 1917 - 1918  Watertown, Jefferson, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    New York Brake Company 
    Died 1 Mar 1941  Crouse-Irving Hosptial, 736 Irving Avenue, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Buried Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I1204  CHS Genealogy
    Last Modified 10 Jan 2021 

    Father Charles W. Morenus,   b. Jun 1851, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1921, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Mother Gazelle M. Lenning (Morenus Chrisman),   b. 12 Oct 1855, West Vienna, Oneida, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1939, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1871  [1, 2, 8
    • The 10th anniversary of the wedding of Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Morenus, last Saturday eve., was the occasion of a delightful surprise to them by their numerous friends. The gifts of tinware were numerous, and the event throughout was a decidedly enjoyable one to all. - Mr. and Mrs. M. desire to thank all who kindly remembered them with their presence as well as presents. [7]
    Family ID F303  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nellie F. Mahaffy (Morenus),   b. 29 Jul 1881, Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1968, Mercy Hospital, Watertown, Jefferson, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 25 Feb 1903  Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • The marriage took place in Pulaski at the home of the bride's father, David C. Mahaffy on Maple Avenue. [5]
    Children 
     1. David Charles Morenus,   b. 31 Jan 1904,   d. 20 Jul 1972  (Age 68 years)
     2. Esther Margaret Morenus,   b. 8 Jul 1908,   d. 11 Jan 1977  (Age 68 years)
     3. Arthur Watson Morenus,   b. 22 Dec 1916, Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 3 Mar 2016 
    Family ID F382  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S21] 1880 United States Federal Census, 29 (Reliability: 2), 16 Jun 1880.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED: #231; ED Date: 06/16/1880; SD: #8; Sheet No: 29; Line No: 15-19

    2. [S211] 1900 United States Federal Census, 6B (Reliability: 2), 11 Jun 1900.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED: #107; ED Date: 06/11/1900; SD: #13; Sheet No: 6B

    3. [S106] Marinus - Mereness - Morenus Family, William Francis Smith, (William Francis Smith), 157 (Reliability: 1), 1983.

    4. [S84] Personal Correspondence (Reliability: 1), 24 Feb 2016.
      Fr: Donna Murphy
      Re: Proposed Change: Orson Mellington Morenus (I1204)

    5. [S84] Personal Correspondence (Reliability: 1), 29 Feb 2016.
      Fr: Keith Schmidt
      Re: Re: Proposed Change: Orson Millington Morenus

    6. [S11] Cleveland Lakeside Press (Reliability: 1), 15 Jan 1881.

    7. [S11] Cleveland Lakeside Press (Reliability: 1), 31 Dec 1881.

    8. [S106] Marinus - Mereness - Morenus Family, William Francis Smith, (William Francis Smith), 156 (Reliability: 1), 1983.