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Robert S. Orr

Member From: 1960 - Ex. 1965

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  • Birth Date: February 6, 1889 Birth Place:Pennington Gap, VA
  • Death Date: 02/14/1972
  • Gender: Male Race: Caucasian
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  • Education: Virginia Military Institute (C.E., 1910)
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  • Occupation/Profession: Farmer and breeder of registered Hereford cattle
  • Memberships/Affiliations: Methodist Church Sigma Nu Lions Virginia State Soil Conservation Association (executive committee) Tri-state Hereford Breeders Association (president) Virginia Hereford Association (former president twice)
  • Awards: Block and Bridle Club, Honor Award, March 4, 1959 Virginia Polytechnic Institute, James P. Mills Award (first recipient for outstanding service in breeding and promoting registered Hereford cattle in Virginia)
Session District District Number Party Leadership Committees
1960 County of Lee Democrat Agriculture
Labor
Retrenchment and Economy
Welfare
1962-1963 County of Lee 42 Democrat Agriculture
Labor
Retrenchment and Economy
Welfare
1963 County of Lee 42 Democrat Agriculture
Labor
Retrenchment and Economy
Welfare
1964-1965 Counties of Lee and Wise; City of Norton 41 Democrat Agriculture
Labor
Public Institutions
Retrenchment and Economy
Welfare
1965 Counties of Lee and Wise; City of Norton 41 Democrat Agriculture
Labor
Public Institutions
Retrenchment and Economy
Welfare

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