Martha Elsie Robinson

Brief Life History of Martha Elsie

When Martha Elsie Robinson was born on 5 January 1874, in Norfolk Island, Australia, her father, Isaac "Ike" Dunsmure Robinson, was 38 and her mother, Hannah Quintal, was 24. She died on 9 February 1896, in her hometown, at the age of 22.

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Family Time Line

Isaac "Ike" Dunsmure Robinson
1835–1912
Hannah Quintal
1849–1914
Henry Wade Robinson
1866–1917
Anna May Robinson
1867–1930
Elizabeth Mary Robinson
1869–
Cecil Ian Robinson
1871–1873
Ethel Robinson
1872–1939
Martha Elsie Robinson
1874–1896
Enoch Cobcroft Robinson
1875–1964
Isaac Robinson
1877–1877
Richard Ion Robinson
1879–1894
John Selwyn Robinson
1888–1943
Harriet Fairfax Satterfield Robinson
1890–1936

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    World Events (2)

    1877

    Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.

    1892

    Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.

    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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