Howard Roberts

24 March 1900–September 1985 (Age 85)
Carroll Magisterial District, Lincoln, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Howard

When Howard Roberts was born on 24 March 1900, in Carroll Magisterial District, Lincoln, West Virginia, United States, his father, Franklin Roberts, was 46 and his mother, Edney Victoria "Valery" Miller, was 43. He died in September 1985, in Sweetland, Lincoln, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Franklin Roberts
1853–1919
Edney Victoria "Valery" Miller
1857–1929
Willie Roberts
1875–
William Green Roberts
1876–1958
Mary C. Roberts
1877–1958
Eustace Roberts
1880–
Floyd Roberts
1883–1923
Wyatt Roberts
1891–
Harry Roberts
1893–1968
Lena Carrie Roberts
1896–
Howard Roberts
1900–1985

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Willie Roberts

    Male1875–Male

    Male1876–1958Male

    Mary C. Roberts

    Female1877–1958Female

    Eustace Roberts

    Male1880–Male

    Floyd Roberts

    Male1883–1923Male

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

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.
1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

Age 1

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

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

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is very frequent in Wales and west central England. It is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of a like-sounding Jewish surname.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Howard Roberts in household of Frank Roberts, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Howard Roberts in household of Franklin N Roberts, "United States Census, 1900"

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