Dorothy Violet Robinson

1885–
Newstead, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Dorothy Violet

When Dorothy Violet Robinson was born in 1885, in Newstead, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Ernest Spence Robinson, was 29 and her mother, Julia Jones, was 24. She married Reginald Herbert Terry on 18 June 1907, in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Dunston, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891.

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Family Time Line

Reginald Herbert Terry
1877–
Dorothy Violet Robinson
1885–
Marriage: 18 June 1907
Reginald Ernest Terry
1908–
Dorothy Joyce Terry
1909–1995

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 June 1907
Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(2)

    Reginald Ernest Terry

    Male1908–Male

    Dorothy Joyce Terry

    Female1909–1995Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 19

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.
1908

Age 23

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1918

Age 33

WWI ends in November with armistice. The number of UK war dead runs to several hundred thousand.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dorothy Violet Robinson in household of Ernest S Robinson, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Dorothy Violet Robinson, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"
  • Dorothy Violet in entry for Dorothy Joyce Terry, "Wales, Glamorgan Parish Registers, 1558-1900"

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