Ebenezer Robinson

21 February 1788–19 March 1843 (Age 55)
Windham, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Ebenezer

When Ebenezer Robinson was born on 21 February 1788, in Windham, Connecticut, United States, his father, Andrew Robinson, was 25 and his mother, Olive Hovey, was 26. He married Zilpha West on 5 January 1814, in Windham, Windham, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 19 March 1843, in Jewett City, Griswold, New London, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Scotland, Windham, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ebenezer Robinson
1788–1843
Zilpha West
1788–1847
Marriage: 5 January 1814
Olive Hovey Robinson
1815–
Luther Maning Robinson
1830–
Samuel Newel Robinson
1817–1887
Hannah Frances Robinson
1818–
William Andrew Robinson
1820–1863
Parmelia Robinson
1822–1847
Calvin Newcomb RobInson
1824–
Esther Eliza Robinson
1826–1914
Jane W Robinson
1829–
Julia S. Robinson
1829–1919

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 January 1814
Windham, Windham, Connecticut, United States
children

(10)

    Olive Hovey Robinson

    Female1815–Female

    Samuel Newel Robinson

    Male1817–1887Male

    Hannah Frances Robinson

    Female1818–Female

    William Andrew Robinson

    Male1820–1863Male

    Parmelia Robinson

    Female1822–1847Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1789

Age 1

George Washington elected first president of United States.
1802 · Brass is Discovered

Age 14

"In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."
1803

Age 15

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ebenezer in entry for Samuel Newel Robinson, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Ebenezer Robinson in entry for Zilpha West, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Ebenezer Robinson, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

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