ORREN M. BECHTEL, son of the above, was born in Marion County, Ohio, April 9, 1853. He was educated in the district
schools, and remained at home with his parents till his marriage, December 25, 1882, to Miss Emarilla Southward,
daughter of James and Maria Southward. He purchased forty acres of land from his father. in 1877, paying $1,700
for the same, adding twenty acres more in 1883. In 1882, he erected a good two story frame house at a cost of $500.
His farm is well improved and stocked with good grades. Mr. Bechtel is a Democrat and an industrious young farmer.
Mrs. B. is a member of the Methodist Episcopal Church.
Also see Samuel Bechtel.
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