Benjamin Irving Harrison Robbins

Male20 June 1888–19 July 1963

Brief Life History of Benjamin Irving Harrison

When Benjamin Irving Harrison Robbins was born on 20 June 1888, in United States, his father, Charles Gideon Robbins, was 50 and his mother, Caroline Phoebe Pitcher, was 38. He lived in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States in 1900. He died on 19 July 1963, at the age of 75.

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Charles Gideon Robbins
Caroline Phoebe Pitcher
Laura Esther Robbins
Merideth Clark Robbins
Minnie Blanche Robbins
Robert Bruce Robins
Oliver Merton Robbins
Ellen May Robbins
Benjamin Irving Harrison Robbins

Sources (1)

  • Benjamine H Robins in household of Charles Robbins, "United States Census, 1900"

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World Events (8)

1889 · Washington Becomes a State

Age 1

On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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.

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 20

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Robin , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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