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History of Greene County, Pennsylvania


D. S. ORNDOFF, farmer, Oak Forest, Penn., was born in Virginia, March 29, 1854.  His father and mother are William and Margaret Orndoff, natives of Virginia, where they still reside.  On November 20, 1875, D. S. Orndoff married Mary S. Orndoff, who was born in Greene County, Penn., March 25, 1851.  Mrs. Orndoff is a daughter of William and Salome Orndoff (nee Wisecarver).  The former was born in Virginia, and the latter in Pennsylvania.  They settled in Greene County and remained until their death.  To Mr. and Mrs. Orndoff have been born four children—Maggie B., Lizzie M., Edsa S. and Effa A.  Mr. Orndoff came from Virginia in 1875, and has remained in Greene County ever since.  He is engaged in farming, and owns 220 acres of land in Center Township.  He and wife are consistent members of the Christian Church, and are highly respected throughout the community.


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History of Greene County, Pennsylvania

Samuel P. Bates

Nelson, Rishforth & Co., Chicago. 1888


Transcribed by Annette Bame Peebles

The Greene County, Pennsylvania Biographies Project –

Date of Transcription: 13 June 2007

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