Lillian Iva Robnett

1884–1931 (Age 47)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Lillian Iva

When Lillian Iva Robnett was born in 1884, in Kentucky, United States, her father, Reuben Ashford Robnett, was 31 and her mother, Sarah Alice Myers, was 28. She married John Wesley North on 21 December 1902, in Centralia, Marion, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Centralia, Marion, Illinois, United States for about 27 years. She died in 1931, at the age of 47, and was buried in Centralia, Marion, Illinois, United States.

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John Wesley North
Lillian Iva Robnett
Marriage: 21 December 1902
John Ivan North
Bernard Ivan North
John Ivan North Jr
Bernadine Lillian North
Alice L North
Freeda Edith North
Freeda North
Robert W North
Dwight Raymond North

Spouse and Children

21 December 1902
Centralia, Marion, Illinois, United States


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Reuben Ashford Robnett


    Sarah Alice Myers




+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 1

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 8

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 14

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

English and French: from Robinet, a pet form of the personal name Robin . Compare Robinette .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lillie North in household of John W North, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lillie I North in household of John W North, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lillie I North in household of John W North, "United States Census, 1920"

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