Margaret Edna Robinson

10 May 1902–23 January 1974 (Age 71)
Rockford, Winnebago, Illinois, United States

The Life of Margaret Edna

When Margaret Edna Robinson was born on 10 May 1902, in Rockford, Winnebago, Illinois, United States, her father, Gilbert William Robinson, was 31 and her mother, Katherine Marie Clark, was 26. She married John Glenn Childers about 1922, in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Medicine Hat, Cypress, Alberta, Canada in 1911 and Alberta, Canada in 1916. She died on 23 January 1974, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

John Glenn Childers
1898–1963
Margaret Edna Robinson
1902–1974
Marriage: about 1922
Dale Robinson Childers
1929–1998
Dianne Childers
1931–2003

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1922
Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Gilbert William Robinson

    Male1871–1932Male

    Katherine Marie Clark

    Female1876–1916Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1907 · Pike's Market

Age 5

Pike’s Market is one of the oldest still working farmer’s markets in the US. It is located in Seattle’s central business district, just north of Belltown , and southwest of central waterfront and Elliott Bay. One of the attractions there is the gum wall. 
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 21

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edna Robinson in household of Gilbert Robinson, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1916"
  • Edna Robinson in household of Gilbert Robinson, "Canada Census, 1916"
  • Edna Robinson in household of Glispy Robinson, "Canada Census, 1911"

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