Charles Alfred Robinson

4 January 1851–23 June 1931 (Age 80)
Iowa, Calcasieu, Louisiana, United States

The Life Summary of Charles Alfred

When Charles Alfred Robinson was born on 4 January 1851, in Iowa, Calcasieu, Louisiana, United States, his father, William Robinson, was 34 and his mother, Lovina Keziah Benson, was 31. He married Martha Ann Barney on 15 January 1873, in Carbon, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Fayette, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 23 June 1931, in Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Fillmore Cemetery, Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Alfred Robinson
1851–1931
Elizabeth Murray Smith
1864–1947
Marriage: 27 March 1889
Ellen Lovina Robinson
1880–1941
Elizabeth Ann Robinson
1882–1883
Charles Edward Robinson
1883–1887
George Smith Robinson
1886–1887
Anthony Innes Robinson
1888–1909
Addie Murray Robinson
1890–1978
Polly Benson Robinson
1893–1895
Pearl Ester Robinson
1895–1895
Joshua Sylvester Robinson Sr.
1903–1972

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 March 1889Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (3)

    World Events (8)

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 6
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    1863
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 21
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    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 (25)

    • Charles A Robinson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Charles A Robinson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Charles Alfred Robinson in entry for Anthony Tuneas Robinson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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