William Robinson

about 1831–
England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Robinson was born about 1831, in England, United Kingdom, his father, John Robinson, was 29 and his mother, Sarah, was 26.

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Family Time Line

John Robinson
1802–1841
Sarah
1805–1841
Thomas Robinson
1828–
William Robinson
1831–
Ellinor Robinson
1833–
Elizabeth Robinson
1834–1915
James Robinson
1838–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (3)

1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 2

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
1843

Age 12

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1884

Age 53

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • William Robinson in the 1841 England Census
  • Compiled Sources

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