Robert Edward Lee Calbert

31 January 1866–5 October 1948 (Age 82)
Franklin, Simpson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Robert Edward Lee

When Robert Edward Lee Calbert was born on 31 January 1866, in Franklin, Simpson, Kentucky, United States, his father, John Wesley Calbert, was 27 and his mother, Sarah Jane Evans, was 23. He married Mary Adel Flanagan on 10 June 1888, in Clay Township, Reno, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Medora Township, Reno, Kansas, United States in 1920 and Medora, Reno, Kansas, United States in 1930. He died on 5 October 1948, at the age of 82, and was buried in McPherson, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Edward Lee Calbert
Mary Adel Flanagan
Marriage: 10 June 1888
Bertha Jane Calbert
Edith M. Calbert
Ruby Estelle Calbert
Lee Madison Calbert
William George Calbert
Dorothy Pearl Calbert
Cecil Robert Calbert
Female Child Calbert
NIna Calbert
Sidney Lyle Calbert

Spouse and Children

10 June 1888
Clay Township, Reno, Kansas, United States


    Bertha Jane Calbert


    Edith M. Calbert


    Ruby Estelle Calbert


    Lee Madison Calbert



+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Wesley Calbert


    Sarah Jane Evans




+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 11

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

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.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Albert , probably due to misdivision of a personal name such as Rick Albert .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Robert E Calbert, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Robert E L Calbert, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Robert E Calbert in household of John W Calbert, "United States Census, 1880"

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