Carrie Ann Willetts

29 May 1889–25 October 1953 (Age 64)
Brunswick, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Carrie Ann

When Carrie Ann Willetts was born on 29 May 1889, in Brunswick, North Carolina, United States, her father, William Walker Willetts, was 35 and her mother, Frances Lenora “Loney” Ganey, was 32. She married Robert Melvin Robbins on 29 January 1905, in Brunswick, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Town Creek Township, Brunswick, North Carolina, United States in 1900 and Town Creek, Brunswick, North Carolina, United States for about 20 years. She died on 25 October 1953, in Wilmington, New Hanover, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Brunswick, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Melvin Robbins
1881–1941
Carrie Ann Willetts
1889–1953
Marriage: 29 January 1905
Robert Melvin Robbins Jr
1906–1906
Scottie Lenora Robbins
1909–1971
Laura Mildred Robbins
1913–1984
Foster Ezra Robbins
1915–1982

Spouse and Children

    Robert Melvin Robbins

    Male1881–1941Male

    Female1889–1953Female

MARRIAGE
29 January 1905
Brunswick, North Carolina, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    William Walker Willetts

    Male1854–1940Male

    Frances Lenora “Loney” Ganey

    Female1856–1902Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

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.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 8

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 17

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Willett .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Carrie A Robbins in household of Robert M Robbins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Carrie A Robbins in household of Meloin R Robbins, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Carrie Robbins in household of R Melvin Robbins, "United States Census, 1930"

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