Joseph Robinson

17 December 1814–21 August 1891 (Age 76)
Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Joseph

Joseph Robinson was born on 17 December 1814, in Lancashire, England, United Kingdom as the son of James Robinson and Elizabeth Perry. He married Alice Booth in 1843, in Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in St Mary The Virgin's Church, Stockport, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom in 1815 and Little Lever, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years. He died on 21 August 1891, in Plain City, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Robinson
1814–1891
Alice Booth
1819–1906
Marriage: 1843
Martha Robinson
1843–1843
Mary Robinson
1843–1843

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1843Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (1)

    World Events (8)

    1815
    Age 1
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    1825 · Museum of Lancashire
    Age 11
    The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 22
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): patronymic from the Middle English personal name Robin , a pet form of Robert , + -son. This surname is also very common among African Americans.French: from a pet form of the personal name Robin .West Indian (including Haiti) and Guyanese: most likely not (only) of English or French origin as in 1 above and 2 above, but also, if not mostly, from the related name of the famous Daniel Defoe's literary character Robinson Crusoe (from a novel first published in 1719).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Robbinson
    Robin

    Sources (6)

    • Joseph Robinson, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Joseph Robinson, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Joseph Robinson - Church record: birth-name: Jonathan Robinson

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