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John Wesley was born on December 9th, 1874 in Atkins, Pope Co., AR.1   John Wesley's father was BARNEY ORINGTON ORR and his mother was MARY ANN DENNISON.  His maternal grandparents were James A. Dennison and Cynthia Anderson. He had four brothers and five sisters, named James E, William Justice, Isaac, Baby Boy, Alwilda Allie, Clara Belle, Lulu Elsie, Mary Julia and Sarah Elizabeth.  He was the fourth oldest of the ten children.  He died at the age of 61 on April 29th, 1936 in Warren, Bradley Co., AR.  He was buried in 1936 in Ouachita Cemetery, Donaldson, Hot Spring  AR.2 3 

Family Details of John Wesley's family with Nancy Catherine Freeman

1 Civil War Pension application for Barney Orr
2 U S GenWeb Archives @ Ouachita Cemetery
                Hot Spring County, Arkansas

3 Arkansas Death Index, 1914-1950
Further sources/citations:
1930 United States Federal Census,

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