Edward Roberts

Brief Life History of Edward

When Edward Roberts was born in 1856, in Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Roberts, was 37 and his mother, Mary Mills, was 36. He lived in Radcliffe, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1861. He died about 1863, at the age of 8, and was buried in Radcliffe, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom.

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John Roberts
Mary Mills
John Roberts
James Roberts
Sarah Ann Roberts
Edward Roberts

Sources (4)

  • Edward Roberts in household of John Roberts, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index, 1837-1915
  • Edward Roberts, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

World Events (1)

1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers

The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.

Name Meaning

English: from the personal name Robert , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This surname is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of some similar (like-sounding) Jewish surname.

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

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