Glenn Gaylord Robinson

3 May 1892–25 April 1951 (Age 59)
Fontanelle, Adair, Iowa, United States

The Life of Glenn Gaylord

When Glenn Gaylord Robinson was born on 3 May 1892, in Fontanelle, Adair, Iowa, United States, his father, Cyrus Bates Robinson, was 32 and his mother, Statie S. Colwell, was 34. He married Fannie Bell Davis on 31 July 1912, in Newark, Licking, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States in 1920 and Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years. He died on 25 April 1951, in Wadena, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Springwell Cemetery, Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States.

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Glenn Gaylord Robinson
Fannie Bell Davis
Marriage: 31 July 1912
Donna Pearl Robinson
Ethel Josephine Robinson

Spouse and Children

31 July 1912
Newark, Licking, Ohio, United States


    Donna Pearl Robinson


    Ethel Josephine Robinson


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 1

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 16

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Glenn G Robinson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Glenn Robinson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Glenn G Robinson in household of Samuel M Knox, "United States Census, 1900"

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