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1860's Civil War CDV Photo of Columbus Orcutt, Warren, Massachusetts


Antique Genealogy Item Vintage Victorian 19th c. CDV Photo 1860's Civil war era of Columbus Christopher Orcutt, CC Orcutt,  #543:

On reverse: "Columbus Orcutt" is handwritten in pencil. Photo type: Carte de Visite CDV Photograph. Photographer: Horton & Davis Photographers, 3 Pond's Block, Greenfield, Massachusetts, Franklin County. (known to be E.C. Horton, Egbert Horton, Egbert C. Horton and H.J. Davis, Henry J. Davis, Henry Davis) Note: Egbert Horton was later a photographer in Providence, Rhode Island. This photo was found in Berkshire County MA.

Found in Public Records:
Columbus Orcutt in Massachusetts Town & Vital Records 1620-1988
Event Type: Marriage Intention (engagement?)
Marriage Date: 27 Dec 1829
Marriage Place: Warren, Massachusetts
Spouse's Name: Mildred Burroughs
Mildreth Orcutt or Mildred Orcutt and Columbus Orcutt married Feb. 11, 1830.

His Father: Sylvanus Orcutt was Scottish, born 1766 in Scotland. (His full name may have been Sylvanus Warren Orcutt)
His Mother: Anne Arnold Orcutt was born 1775 in Warren, Massachusetts. She married Sylvanus Orcutt on June 19, 1794, in her hometown. They had seven children in 19 years.
Son: Columbus Orcutt
Columbus Orcutt's 2 sons:
Dwight Orcutt
Wales Charles Orcutt (Wales Orcutt) Civil War Soldier born 1838 (registered as Wales Orcut)

Columbus C Orcutt in the US Federal Census Schedules, 1850-1880
Name: Columbus Christopher Orcutt
Enumeration Date: 9 Jun 1880
Place: Warren, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Schedule Type: Agriculture

Columbus C Orcutt in the 1870 United States Federal Census
Age in 1870: 64
Birth Year: abt 1806
Birthplace: Vermont
Home in 1870: Warren, Worcester, Massachusetts
Household Members: Name Age
Columbus C Orcutt 64
Mildred Orcutt 61
Everett Orcutt 10
Lydia Walker 13
Freeman Metting 39
Elliott Taylor 19
Henry Taylor 20
Mary Taylor 22

Columbus C . Orcutt in the 1880 United States Federal Census
Age: 73
Birth Year: abt 1807
Birthplace: Vermont
Home in 1880: Warren, Worcester, Massachusetts
Spouse's Name: Mildred W. Orcutt
Father's Birthplace: Connecticut
Mother's Birthplace: Rhode Island
Occupation: Farmer
Household Members: Name, Age
Columbus C. Orcutt 73
Mildred W. Orcutt 70
Everett C. Orcutt 20 (Everett Orcutt, Grandson)

Columbus Christopher Orcutt 1806–1882
BIRTH JUNE 9, 1806, Wardsboro, Windham, Vermont
DEATH MAY 23, 1882, Warren, Worcester, Massachusetts
Birth of Brother Cheney Meritt Orcutt (1813–1903) Wardsboro, Windham County, Vermont,
Marriage February 11, 1830, Warren, Worcester, Massachusetts
Mildred Washington Burroughs (1809–1881)
Birth of Daughter Caroline P. Orcutt (1831–1869)
Birth of Daughter Infant daughter Orcutt (1832–1832)
Death of Daughter Infant daughter Orcutt (1832–1832)
Birth of Daughter Augusta Orcutt (1833–1889)
Birth of Son Infant son Orcutt (1835–1835)
Death of Son Infant son Orcutt(1835–1835)
Birth of Son Waldo Converse Orcutt (1836–)
Birth of Son Infant son Orcutt (1840–1840)
Death of Son Infant son Orcutt (1840–1840)
Birth of Son Dwight F. Orcutt (1841–1900)
Birth of Daughter Lura Eliza Orcutt (1843–1906)
Birth of Daughter Frances Harriet Orcutt (1846–1932)
1846: West Wardsboro, Windham, Vermont, United States
Residence 1855: Warren, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
Death of Daughter Caroline P. Orcutt (1831–1869)
May 2, 1869, Wardsboro, Windham, Vermont
Death of Sister ES Orcutt (1800–1876)
9 Nov 1876, Brattleboro, Vermont, USA
Death of Brother Horatio W. Orcutt (1797–1878)
5 April 1878, Wardsboro, Vermont, USA
Death of Sister Sally (Sarah) Orcutt (1794–1879)
19 Dec 1879: Bethel, Branch, Michigan,
Death of Wife Mildred Washington Burroughs Orcutt (1809–1881)
24 Oct 1881: Warren Massachussetts
His Death: May 23, 1882, Warren, Worcester, Massachusetts

The photographers worked in downtown Greenfield at a beautiful 19th c. Italianate Building called Pond's Block. It was owned by Frank A. Pond:
Greenfield, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1885
Frank Pond in the U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995
Residence Year: 1885, 17 West Main
Occupation: Merchant selling Clothing, Hats, Caps, Etc

This is a beautiful Civil War era CDV Photo. Columbus has "hat hair", as in we believ he just came out fo the fields or off his buggy to have his photo take, can see the line of his hair in his long locks. A beautiful rare piece with much genealogy info. Just as a note, "Lum" is also a nickname for Columbus.

Size: 2.5 x 4 inches
Debra Clifford Ancestorville Genealogy    Note: Hello from ~debra. I have spent years collecting over 10,000 ID’d lost family photos & paper from US flea markets & antique shops. I do the best gen research I can, but am always open to corrections. This is an original antique item, not a reprint. A new high quality rigid sleeve is included for extra protection, especially during shipping. You may buy a piece alone, or large intimate 300 dpi scans of the front and back sent immediately via email, or both. Please search carefully, as they are often found together and many may be related. I also invite you to join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. Thank you, enjoy! ~Debra Clifford (contact info on top bar)

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