Robert Flint

2 December 1781–March 1862 (Age 80)
Bolehill, Derbyshire, England

The Life Summary of Robert

When Robert Flint was born on 2 December 1781, in Bolehill, Derbyshire, England, his father, John Flint, was 49 and his mother, Mary Frost, was 44. He married Sarah Allen on 24 January 1805, in Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841. His occupation is listed as lead miner in Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He died in March 1862, in Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Kaysville City Cemetery, Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Flint
Sarah Allen
Marriage: 24 January 1805
Letitia Flint
Martha Flint
Sarah Flint
John Flint Sr.
Hannah Flint
Male Flint
William Allen Flint
Samuel Flint

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 January 1805Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    1783 · A Free America
    Age 2
    The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
    1787 · English Convicts Sail to Australia
    Age 6
    The first fleet of convicts sailed from England to Australia on May 13, 1787. By 1868, over 150,000 felons had been exiled to New South Wales, Van Diemen's Land, and Western Australia.
    Age 22
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

    Name Meaning

    English and German: topographic name for someone who lived near a significant outcrop of flint (from Old and Middle English, Low German flint), or a nickname for a hard-hearted or physically tough individual, metaphorically as hard as flint.Welsh: habitational name from Flint in Clwyd, which gave its name to the old county of Flintshire.Jewish (Ashkenazic): artificial name from German Flinte ‘shotgun’.

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

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    Robert Flint

    ROBERT FLINT AND THE UNITED BRETHREN On 8 July 1839, the Prophet Joseph Smith called Wilford Woodruff to the apostleship and to depart for England to perform missionary work for the church. After ma …

    Sources (19)

    • Robert Flint, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Robert Flint in entry for William Flint and Elizabeth Slack, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"
    • 1841 England Census

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