Jaben Smith Robison

1 December 1856–17 July 1927 (Age 70)
Quincy, Quincy Township, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Jaben Smith

When Jaben Smith Robison was born on 1 December 1856, in Quincy, Quincy Township, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William Robison, was 27 and his mother, Margaret Smith, was 21. He married Harriet Eliza Clawson on 11 April 1878, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 17 July 1927, in Morgan, Morgan, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in North Morgan Cemetery, Morgan, Morgan, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jaben Smith Robison
Harriet Eliza Clawson
Marriage: 11 April 1878
Harriet Eliza Robison
Laura Robison
Jaben Moroni Robison
Margaret Melissa Robison
Eva Sabina Robison
Verna May Robison

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 April 1878Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


    +1 More Child

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    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 7
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
    Age 7
    The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 19
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: variant of Robson or else a shortened form of Robertson or Robinson .

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

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    Sources (23)

    • Jabin Smith Robison, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Jabin S Robison in entry for Hattie Heiner, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"
    • Jaben S Robison, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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