Francis Hector Robson

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

The Life Summary 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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Francis Hector Robson
Cynthia Ann Hampton
Marriage: 11 October 1891
John Calvin Robson
Willard Hale Robson
Richard Royal Robson

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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.
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.
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.

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Sources (8)

  • 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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