Robert Pollard Schooling

24 March 1846–24 January 1919 (Age 72)
Boone, Missouri, United States

The Life of Robert Pollard

When Robert Pollard Schooling was born on 24 March 1846, in Boone, Missouri, United States, his father, William Logan Schooling, was 24 and his mother, Nancy Elizabeth ‘Nannie’ Pollard, was 21. He married Cordelia Winn on 4 November 1869. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Boone, Boone Township, Franklin, Missouri Territory, United States in 1850 and Prairie Township, Randolph, Missouri, United States for about 30 years. He died on 24 January 1919, in Jacksonville, Randolph, Missouri, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Moberly, Randolph, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Pollard Schooling
1846–1919
Cordelia Winn
1850–1944
Marriage: 4 November 1869
Luther Lee Schooling
1870–1953
Lillie May Schooling
1872–1942
William Robert Schooling
1874–1957
Lacy Parks Schooling
1876–1956
Omer Reynolds Schooling
1878–1941
Mary Etta Schooling
1881–1952
Ethel Mabel Schooling
1884–1965
Edna Pearl Schooling
1886–1887
Ora Myrtle Schooling
1889–1988

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 November 1869
Boone,Missouri
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Logan Schooling

    Male1821–1850Male

    Nancy Elizabeth ‘Nannie’ Pollard

    Female1825–1890Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1860

Age 14

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

Age 17

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 20

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

1 English: unexplained; perhaps of the same origin as 2.2 Possibly an Americanized form of Dutch Schoeling, Schuiling, an occupational name for a shoe maker, from Middle Dutch scoe + the diminutive suffix -lin.

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

Sources (3)

  • Robert Schooling in household of Reuben Pollard, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Robert P Schooling, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Robert P Schooling, "United States Census, 1900"

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