George Daniel Robinson

5 July 1837–14 June 1896 (Age 58)
Sheriff Hill, Durham, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of George Daniel

When George Daniel Robinson was born on 5 July 1837, in Sheriff Hill, Durham, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Robinson, was 20 and his mother, Rebecca Dixon, was 20. He married Eliza J Singleton on 23 March 1865, in Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Gateshead, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Spring City, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1870. He registered for military service in 1866. In 1880, at the age of 43, his occupation is listed as miner in Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States. He died on 14 June 1896, in Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Daniel Robinson
Alice Ann Lamb
Marriage: 23 March 1865
William Robinson
Mary Ann Robinson
John Henry Robinson
Minerva Robinson
Walter Franklin Robinson
Alfred Leroy Robinson
Lillian Mercy Robinson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 March 1865Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 6
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    Age 9
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 17
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

    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.

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    Sources (25)

    • George Robinson in household of Wm Robinson, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • George Henry Robinson in entry for Walter Franklin Robinson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • George Robinson, "United States Census, 1880"

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