Robert Gatenby

1838–1907 (Age 68)
Ripon, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Robert

When Robert Gatenby was born on 6 May 1838, in Ripon, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Dixon Gatenby, was 32 and his mother, Rachael Maddison, was 34. He married Fannie Farmer on 24 April 1869, in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 11 sons. He lived in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years. He died on 13 April 1907, in Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Robert Gatenby
1838–1907
Fannie Farmer
1842–1933
Marriage: 24 April 1869
John Dixon Gatenby
1870–1870
Gatenby
1876–1876
Gatenby
1878–1878
John Dixon Gatenby
1871–1946
Gatenby
1873–1873
Thomas Farmer Gatenby
1874–1944
George Cleeton Gatenby
1877–
Robert Maddison Gatenby
1880–
Joseph Gatenby
1881–1881
Martin Gatenby
1883–1957
Willliam Ripon Gatenby
1885–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 April 1869
Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Dixon Gatenby

    Male1806–1865Male

    Female1803–Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (6)

1843

Age 5

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 16

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened

Age 25

The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • Robert Gatenby in household of John D Gatenby, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Robert Gatenby, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Robert Gatenby, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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