William Franklin Roberts

17 February 1863–27 August 1939 (Age 76)
Hallsville, Boone, Missouri, United States

The Life of William Franklin

When William Franklin Roberts was born on 17 February 1863, in Hallsville, Boone, Missouri, United States, his father, William Franklin Roberts, was 31 and his mother, Miranda T Asbury, was 26. He married Mary Barr Turner on 27 September 1887, in Boone, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Wilson Township, Audrain, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Shelton, Mason, Washington, United States in 1930. He died on 27 August 1939, in Elma, Grays Harbor, Washington, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Elma, Grays Harbor, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Franklin Roberts
1863–1939
Nena Capitola Palmer
1888–1973
Marriage: 20 May 1908
Janice Roberts
1911–
Palmer Roberts
1912–1997
Maxine Roberts
1915–
Woodrow Wilson Roberts
1917–1968

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 May 1908
Grays Harbor, Washington, United States
children

(4)

    Janice Roberts

    Female1911–Female

    Palmer Roberts

    Male1912–1997Male

    Maxine Roberts

    Female1915–Female

    Woodrow Wilson Roberts

    Male1917–1968Male

Parents and Siblings

    William Franklin Roberts

    Male1831–1917Male

    Miranda T Asbury

    Female1836–1921Female

siblings

(11)

    Roberts

    Male1852–1853Male

    Roberts

    Female1856–1857Female

    Jasper Newton Roberts

    Male1857–1899Male

    Robert Lee Roberts

    Male1859–1928Male

    Male1863–1939Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1865

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 2

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
1886

Age 23

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William F Roberts, "United States Census, 1920"
  • W F Roberts in household of W F Roberts, "United States Census, 1880"
  • William F Roberts, "United States Census, 1930"

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