Robert Samuel Irwin

9 November 1870–1953 (Age 82)
Dungog, New South Wales, Australia

The Life of Robert Samuel

When Robert Samuel Irwin was born on 9 November 1870, in Dungog, New South Wales, Australia, his father, Robert Irwin, was 26 and his mother, Louisa Atkins, was 21. He married Emily Mary Ann Curr in 1890, in Dungog, New South Wales, Australia. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died in 1953, in his hometown, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Robert Samuel Irwin
1870–1953
Emily Mary Ann Curr
1871–1952
Marriage: 1890
Orbury L. Irwin
1890–
Ida Olive Irwin
1892–1969
Florence I. Irwin
1894–
Douglas N. Irwin
1899–
Robert Lindsay Irwin
1903–1993
Beryl Florence Irwin
1909–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1890
Dungog, New South Wales, Australia
children

(6)

    Orbury L. Irwin

    Male1890–Male

    Ida Olive Irwin

    Female1892–1969Female

    Florence I. Irwin

    Female1894–Female

    Douglas N. Irwin

    Male1899–Male

    Robert Lindsay Irwin

    Male1903–1993Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Robert Irwin

    Male1844–1901Male

    Louisa Atkins

    Female1849–1910Female

siblings

(15)

    Ernest George Irwin

    Male1867–1941Male

    Margaret Jane Irwin

    Female1869–Female

    Male1870–1953Male

    Louisa Irwin

    Female1872–Female

    Sarah Matilda Irwin

    Female1873–Female

+10 More Children

World Events (7)

1877

Age 7

Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.
1892

Age 22

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.
1901

Age 31

First Federal election.

Name Meaning

1 Northern Irish, Scottish, and English: variant of Irvin .2 English: from the Middle English personal name Irwyn, Erwyn, or Everwyn, Old English Eoforwine, composed of the elements eofor ‘wild boar’ + wine ‘friend’.3 From the Welsh personal name Urien ( see Uren ).

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

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