Frances "Fanny" Robinson

31 October 1867–1954 (Age 86)
Nenthead, Cumbria, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Frances "Fanny"

When Frances "Fanny" Robinson was born on 31 October 1867, in Nenthead, Cumbria, England, United Kingdom, her father, Anthony Robinson, was 44 and her mother, Esther Robinson, was 38. She married George Childs on 6 March 1889, in Eden Grove, Brockton, Bruce, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Greenock, Brockton, Bruce, Ontario, Canada in 1881 and Bruce Township, Bruce, Ontario, Canada for about 10 years. She died in 1954, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

George Childs
1860–1972
Frances "Fanny" Robinson
1867–1954
Marriage: 6 March 1889
Wellington Owen Childs
1890–
Ruth Childs
Harry Oscar Childs
1892–1972
Arthur John Childs
1896–1927
Russell Childs
1903–1979
Florence Melvina Childs
1907–2004

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 March 1889
Eden Grove, Brockton, Bruce, Ontario, Canada
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Anthony Robinson

    Male1823–Male

    Esther Robinson

    Female1829–Female

siblings

(12)

    Joseph Robinson

    Male1854–Male

    Thomas H. Robinson

    Male1856–Male

    Elisabeth Robinson

    Female1859–Female

    Isabella Robinson

    Female1862–Female

    Tinswood Robinson

    Male1864–Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1869

Age 2

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1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 13

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 37

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

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Frances Robinson in household of Anthony Robinson, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Francis Childs, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Fanny Robinson in entry for Wellington Owen Childs, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"

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