Jehu Amaziah Orr Photo

Jehu Amaziah Orr

Born: Apr 10, 1822

Death: Mar 9, 1921

Birthplace: Anderson County

Nationality: United States

Jehu Amaziah Orr

Date of Birth : Apr 10, 1822
Date of Death : Mar 9, 1921
Birth Place : Anderson County

Jehu Amaziah Orr was a Confederate politician who served in the Confederate States Congress during the American Civil War. Orr was born in Anderson County, South Carolina. He was the younger brother of James L. Orr. He later moved to Mississippi, where he was a member of the state legislature in 1852. He later represented the state in the Provisional Confederate Congress and the Second Confederate Congress. After the war he served as a state court judge from 1870 to 1876.

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