George Ord, Ship Chandler

George Ord, Sr. was born in England in May, 1741 and settled in Southwark. He married Rebecca Lindmeyer on January 17, 1767. They lived in a three-story brick house with […]

Ann Pinkerton

Ann Ord was the daughter of George Ord and Rebecca Lindenmyer and sister of George, Jr. She married David Pinkerton on June 12, 1790.

George Ord: Naturalist, Ornithologist, Writer

By Bob JosuweitHistory Committee Although George Ord was a devoted naturalist, ornithologist, and writer, he is also noted for his animosity towards famous ornithologist John James Audubon, who he called […]