Peter Roberts

2 April 1883–26 May 1928 (Age 45)
Montague, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Peter

When Peter Roberts was born on 2 April 1883, in Montague, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Francois "Frank" Robert I, was 39 and his mother, Celeste Benoit, was 38. He married Mary Deam on 24 September 1907, in Springfield, Penobscot, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Gill, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States in 1900. He died on 26 May 1928, in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Saint Michaels Cemetery, Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter Roberts
1883–1928
Mary Deam
1883–1966
Marriage: 24 September 1907
Frederick Franklin Roberts
1909–1915
Paul Herbert Roberts
1910–1954

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 September 1907
Springfield, Penobscot, Maine, United States
children

(2)

    Frederick Franklin Roberts

    Male1909–1915Male

    Paul Herbert Roberts

    Male1910–1954Male

Parents and Siblings

    Francois "Frank" Robert I

    Male1843–1932Male

    Celeste Benoit

    Female1844–1919Female

siblings

(12)

    Marie Ezilda Robert

    Female1867–1867Female

    Georgiana Roberts

    Female1867–1951Female

    Francois Xavier Robert II

    Male1870–1954Male

    Mary Ann Robert

    Female1873–Female

    Male1874–1947Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 13

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.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is very frequent in Wales and west central England. It is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of a like-sounding Jewish surname.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Peter Roberts, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Pierre Roberts, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Peter Roberts in household of Frank Roberts, "United States Census, 1900"

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