Mary Arbor

Brief Life History of Mary

When Mary Arbor was born on 1 January 1780, in Woodford, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Arbor, was 27 and her mother, Ann Summerly, was 26. She married John Robinson on 18 April 1813, in Islip, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She died about 1833, at the age of 54.

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John Robinson
Mary Arbor
Marriage: 18 April 1813
Sophia Robinson
Lucy Robinson
Rhoda Robinson

Sources (10)

  • Mary Arbor, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Mary in entry for Rhoda, "England, Northamptonshire, Non-conformist Records, 1840-1894"
  • Mary in entry for Sophia Robinson, "England, Northamptonshire, Non-conformist Records, 1840-1894"

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1801 · The Act of Union

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.


The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Harber .

South German: either from Middle High German arber ‘tree’ (related to Latin arbor), an occupational name for a forester or perhaps a habitational name from some place called with this word, or from Arbihari, an ancient Germanic personal name composed of Old High German arbi ‘inheritance’ + hari ‘army’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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