SKETCHES OF THE
OREAR FAMILY TABLE OF CONTENTS
*NEW* Family Sword pictures - courtesy of Dennis O'Rear
FAMILY ORIGINS, HISTORY, AND TRADITIONS
ORear (Orear) Family, 1688-1800 - Virginia, North
Carolina, Kentucky, Tennessee and Georgia.
of George Washington ORear
of Origin - by George M. ORear
Marshalls Letter (1900) about Origins of the
ORear, the Common Man?
ORears, A Personality Sketch.
do we spell our name?
Location of the ORea family in Ireland - Dennis
ORear May 1995
VIRGINIA PLANTATION AND MODERN LIFE
Original Young and the Golden rule (1792)
Marshall Sues John ORear - or a Lesson Why You
Should Not Sue Your Neighbor. 1761.
Benjamin Orear invents the reaper.
Midas of Prince William
Death Us Do Part
WARS OF THE REVOLUTION, 1812, AND WITH THE
ORear, Revolutionary War Patriot - as narrated in
his pension application.
Winning of the West. The ORears help by John,
Jessie and Daniel ORear.
ORear Goes To War.
Enoch ORear and the War of 1812
Washington ORear and the Seminole Indian War.
CROSSING THE ALLEGHENEY MOUNTAINS TO BOONESBORO
AND OTHER SETTLEMENTS
ORear, Tavern Keeper in Boonesborough, Kentucky in
the Livestock Market, and General Andy Jackson in 1828 As
Related by Irwin ORear
of John Orear, Mount Sterling Kentucky - 1836. Narrated
by the Principals.
ORear Goes to Boston
William ORear and the Hog Market (1840)
Death of Albert ORear (1850)
and John ORear make good.
ORears Carding factory, Montgomery County,
it or not. -- Ripleys.
Jerry ORear and the camp Meetings. -- 1840.
ORear versus the Licking River -- 1882.
THE CIVIL WAR
Hero of Chaplin River and Stone River -- Lieutenant
George Washington ORear, C.S.A.
ORear was a Stubborn Man (1865)
the Minutes of 1865 (The Blue Eye Baptist Church)
Obituary of Captain Elisha ORear
AFTER THE WAR
ORear and The Circus, 1873.
Davis ORear Goes West:
"Arkansas Thomas Cat."
Grandfathers Grandfathers Clock
ORear goes west.
ORear Loved His Land
INTO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
ORears Namesake (The ORear - Leslie
ORear, U.S. Minister to Bolivia, 1917.
Female Liberation -- Helen ORear, First Female to
Pilot an Airplane Over New York City (1915)
I have known. (Eleanor ORear and the Wilderness
Trail) A Book Review.
ORear and the Motorcycle
million to one odds -- the recovery of John
ORears Desk and papers by Colonel John