Robert Lunn Warner

27 October 1887–13 March 1939 (Age 51)
Danby Township, Ionia, Michigan, United States

The Life of Robert Lunn

When Robert Lunn Warner was born on 27 October 1887, in Danby Township, Ionia, Michigan, United States, his father, John Willis Warner, was 30 and his mother, Lucy Eldora Lunn, was 25. He married Elsa Mary Brown on 31 December 1918, in Ionia, Ionia, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 13 March 1939, in Lansing, Ingham, Michigan, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Mulliken, Eaton, Michigan, United States.

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Robert Lunn Warner
Elsa Mary Brown
Marriage: 31 December 1918
Douglas Warner
Margaret Mary Warner

Spouse and Children

31 December 1918
Ionia, Ionia, Michigan, United States



    Margaret Mary Warner


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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

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.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 3

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 14

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

1 English (of Norman origin) and North German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements war(in) ‘guard’ + heri, hari ‘army’. The name was introduced into England by the Normans in the form Warnier.2 English (of Norman origin): reduced form of Warrener ( see Warren 2).3 Irish (Cork): Anglicization of Gaelic Ó Murnáin ( see Murnane ), found in medieval records as Iwarrynane, from a genitive or plural form of the name, in which m is lenited.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Robert Warner, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Robert Warner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Robert L Warner in household of John W Warner, "United States Census, 1910"

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