Samuel "Sambo" Roberts, Sr.

1888–1964 (Age 75)
Bath, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Samuel "Sambo"

Samuel "Sambo" Roberts, Sr. was born on 7 December 1888, in Bath, Kentucky, United States. He married Maggie Manley on 25 October 1918, in Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 11 July 1964, in Owingsville, Bath, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in United States.

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Samuel "Sambo" Roberts, Sr.
Maggie Manley
Marriage: 25 October 1918
Eula Roberts
Louise Roberts
Samuel Roberts , Jr.

Spouse and Children

25 October 1918
Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, United States


World Events (8)

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.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 4

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
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: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is very frequent in Wales and west central England. It is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of a like-sounding Jewish surname.

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

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