Orville Forest Weaver
Orville "Orlie" Forest Weaver was born 4 June 1886 in Newport Kentucky, the son of Russell Weaver and Ann Dennis. He became a professional baseball player pitching for the Chicago Cubs the first game 14 September 1910. His final game was 9 October 1911 for the Boston Rustlers.
He died 28 November 1970 in New Orleans, Louisiana and was buried in the Garden of Memories Cemetery in Metairie, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana.
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