Lewis Wilford Robinson

15 June 1924–22 March 2011 (Age 86)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Lewis Wilford

When Lewis Wilford Robinson was born on 15 June 1924, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Wilford Robinson, was 27 and his mother, Dezzie Gene Tripp, was 26. He married Betty Alice Foster on 26 July 1943, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He registered for military service in 1943. He died on 22 March 2011, in Midvale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Murray Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lewis Wilford Robinson
1924–2011
Betty Alice Foster
1925–2020
Marriage: 26 July 1943
Linda Gene Robinson
1944–2013
Scott Allen Robinson
1956–2019

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 July 1943
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

(2)

    Female1944–2013Female

    Scott Allen Robinson

    Male1956–2019Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1927

Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1928 · The Tower Theater

Age 4

The Tower Theatre is a historic film theater operated by the Salt Lake Film Society. The theater presents independent films and is a venue for the Sundance Film Festival. It also presents classic films on occasional weekends and hosts a movie-rental library for those that want to expand their cinematic knowledge.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 23

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robin .

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

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

Lewis Wilford Robinson (15 June 1924 – 22 March 2011)

Husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and friend has returned home to his Heavenly Father surrounded by his loving family. Lewis was born to Wilford and Gene Tripp Robinson on June 15, 19 …

Sources (3)

  • Lewis Wilford Robinson in household of Wilford Robinson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Lewis Wilford Robinson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Lewis Wilford Robinson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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