Lewis H. Robbins

4 March 1871–14 December 1942 (Age 71)
New York, United States

The Life of Lewis H.

When Lewis H. Robbins was born on 4 March 1871, in New York, United States, his father, Jessie Robbins, was 21 and his mother, Hattie Miller, was 21. He married Rosie L. Gokee on 17 June 1893, in Petoskey, Emmet, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Cheboygan, Michigan, United States in 1900 and Forest Township, Cheboygan, Michigan, United States for about 10 years. He died on 14 December 1942, in Michigan, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Tower, Cheboygan, Michigan, United States.

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Lewis H. Robbins
Rosie L. Gokee
Marriage: 17 June 1893
Beulah Robbins
Joseph W. Robbins

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    Rosie L. Gokee


17 June 1893
Petoskey, Emmet, Michigan, United States


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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 8

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 19

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Robin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lewis H Robbins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Louis H Rofins, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Louis Robbins, "United States Census, 1900"

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