This is a great video interview of David Rorick, long-time resident and prominent citizen, of Oceanside, CA.
Following are links to additional information about the Roricks and related families.
Albert V. Foster — From the Toledo’s Attic Website.
Beneath the Starry Flag: New Jersey’s Civil War Experience — A book that includes a description of Captain Lewis Van Blarcom’s experience as a prison of war at the Andersonville prison.
Colleen Gormley’s Page — Related families in Lenawee County, MI.
Columbia Gorge Photo Archives — Use the search feature to find pictures of Eck Rorick as a young man playing baseball and leading a dance band. There is also a photo of the Celilo train crash that killed Mrs. J.N. Walling and her grandson.
George Edward Anderson Collection at BYU — Use the search feature to find photos of Roe A. Deal and his wife, Louise Rorick Deal.
History of Dallesport — Information on J.T. Rorick’s role in the history of this town.
Horton C. Rorick — From the Toledo’s Attic website.
Internet Broadway Database — Information on the career of Gabriel LeRoy “Roy” Walling, actor, playwright, producer, as well as that of his wife, Ruth Guiterman.
Kari Northrup’s Page — Information on the Brees family, including descendants of the three Breese sisters who married the three Rorick brothers.
History of Klickitat County, WA — Information on J.T. Rorick’s role in the early history of this county.
Letter of Mollie Zemmer — Transcription of letter written on the Oregon Trail by Mollie Zemmer, wife of Enos C. Walling.
Loseyite — A mineral found in Sussex County, NJ and named after Samuel R. Losey.
Mary Van Blarcom — Information on her career as an artist and samples of her work.
Mueller Museum — Dedicated to the Mueller family of Decatur, IL.
Nancy Pascal’s Page — A valuable resource for anyone researching Sussex County families.
Old West End Toledo — Use the search feature to look for photos of the Rorick house on Collingwood Avenue.
Historic Images of Oregon — Use the search feature to find some Walling family photographs.
Rhonda Yocom’s Page — Information on the Search and Yocom families of Muskingum County, OH.
Spear Brothers Group — Company run by descendants of Philetus Spear and Deborah Rorick.
Sutton Family Genealogy — Dennis Sutton’s page includes information on the descendants of Hannah Rorick and Jacob Sutton.
Tyrrell Historical Library — Donated to Beaumont, TX by Capt. W.C. Tyrrell in memory of his wife Helen Frances Rorick.