Lewis Galloway Robbins

1844–14 March 1890 (Age 46)
Hancock Township, Hancock, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Lewis

When Lewis Galloway Robbins was born in 1844, in Hancock Township, Hancock, Illinois, United States, his father, Beri Lewis Robbins, was 33 and his mother, Frances M. Smith, was 33. He married Margaret Hyndman on 28 December 1875, in Park City, Summit, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1860 and Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 14 March 1890, in Park City, Summit, Utah, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Park City, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Lewis Galloway Robbins
Margaret Hyndman
Marriage: 28 December 1875
Maggie Robbins
Musetta G. Robbins
Lewis Robbins
Don Robbins
Alonzo Robbins
Mary Robbins
Martha Galloway Robbins
Frank Galloway Robbins
Ralph G Robbins

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 December 1875Park City, Summit, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1845 · Oh My Father
    Age 1
    "In October 1845, the newspaper Times and Seasons published a poem written by Eliza R. Snow entitled ""My Father in Heaven."" It has become the well known hymn, ""Oh My Father."" The song is only one in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints hymnbook that referrs to a Heavenly Mother."
    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1858 · A House Divided
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln's goal was to be different than the previous Senators of Illinois and voice his opinion in how he saw the State and the United States start to drift apart in the different ideology on what was right and what was wrong. Even though it would become an unsuccessful campaign strategy to win the senate seat, to this day it is one of the most famous speeches of US politics.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: habitational name from Galloway in southwest Scotland, named as ‘place of the foreign Gaels’, from Gaelic gall ‘foreigner’ + Gaidheal ‘Gael’. From the 8th century or before it was a province of Anglian Northumbria. In the 9th century it was settled by mixed Gaelic-Norse inhabitants from the Hebrides and Isle of Man.

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

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    History of (Beri) Lewis Robbins 1811-1864

    By his Grand-daughter Mary Robbins Stafford Lewis Robbins was born September 8, 1811 in Stockbridge, Massachusetts and died February 10, 1864 in St George, Utah. He married Frances Smith 26 Oct 1837 …

    Sources (31)

    • Lewis Robbins in household of Lewis Robbins, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Lewis Robbins in entry for Maggie Miles, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"
    • Louis Robins in household of Martha Robins, "United States Census, 1870"

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