Elizabeth Lanham Robey

Brief Life History of Elizabeth Lanham

When Elizabeth Lanham Robey was born on 17 May 1875, in Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Cape Province, South Africa, her father, John Wallis Robey, was 32 and her mother, Amy Priscilla Robinson, was 30. She married Barnabas George McDougall on 25 September 1902, in Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Cape Province, South Africa. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She died on 27 August 1945, in Grahamstown, Albany, Cape Province, South Africa, at the age of 70.

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Barnabas George McDougall
Elizabeth Lanham Robey
Marriage: 25 September 1902
Feodor Robey Murray McDougall
May McDougall
Rita McDougall

Sources (6)

  • Elizabeth Lanham Robey McDougall, "South Africa, Cape Province, Civil Deaths, 1895-1972"
  • Elizabeth Lanham Robey in entry for Barnabas George McDougall, "South Africa, Civil Marriage Records, 1840-1973"
  • Elizabeth Lanham Robey in entry for Barnabas George McDougall, "South Africa, Methodist Parish Registers, 1822-1996"

World Events (8)


Britain claims Walvis Bay.


British defeat the Zulus in Natal. British and colonial forces destroy Zulu army at Isandhlwana. Griqualand East annexed to Cape Colony.


Part of Zululand incorporated into British colony of Natal. King Solomon ka Dinizulu exiled.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Roby .

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

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