Francis Hector Robson

26 September 1868–12 June 1935 (Age 66)
Kewanee, Henry, Illinois, United States

The Life of Francis Hector

When Francis Hector Robson was born on 26 September 1868, in Kewanee, Henry, Illinois, United States, his father, William Hale Robson, was 33 and his mother, Charlotte Barbara Helen Purdy, was 22. He married Cynthia Ann Hampton on 11 October 1891, in Burlington, Coffey, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Yates Center, Woodson, Kansas Territory, United States in 1910 and Center Township, Woodson, Kansas, United States in 1920. He died on 12 June 1935, in Yates Center, Woodson, Kansas, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Yates Center, Woodson, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Francis Hector Robson
1868–1935
Cynthia Ann Hampton
1873–1954
Marriage: 11 October 1891
John Calvin Robson
1894–1987
Willard Hale Robson
1905–1995
Richard R. Robson
1914–1916

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 October 1891
Burlington, Coffey, Kansas, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Male1834–1899Male

    Charlotte Barbara Helen Purdy

    Female1845–1934Female

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1871

Age 3

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1886

Age 18

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Rob, a short form of Robert .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Frank H Robson in household of William D Robson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Frank H Robson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Frank H Robson, "United States Census, 1900"

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