Robert Joseph Marples

19 August 1854–1925 (Age 70)
Baslow, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Robert Joseph

When Robert Joseph Marples was born on 19 August 1854, in Baslow, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Marple, was 60 and his mother, Mary Anne Marples, was 19. He married Elizabeth Oakley on 26 April 1888, in Baslow, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Rudgwick, Sussex, England, United Kingdom in 1901 and Farnham, Surrey, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died in 1925, in England, United Kingdom, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Robert Joseph Marples
1854–1925
Elizabeth Oakley
1857–1933
Marriage: 26 April 1888
Emily Mary Marples
1889–1909
Daisy Marples
1890–
Frank Marples
1893–1937
Ernest Robert Marples
1895–1957
Maggie Marples
1900–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 April 1888
Baslow, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    John Marple

    Male1794–1874Male

    Mary Anne Marples

    Female1835–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (6)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 26

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 30

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 50

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.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Cheshire, named in Old English as ‘boundary ((ge)mǣre) stream (pyll)’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Robert J Marples, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Robert Joseph Marples in entry for Emily Mary, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"
  • Robert Joseph Marples, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"

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