David Alexander Robison

2 September 1871–27 May 1957 (Age 85)
Morgan, Morgan, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of David Alexander

When David Alexander Robison was born on 2 September 1871, in Morgan, Morgan, Utah, United States, his father, Daniel Robison, was 40 and his mother, Rachel Smith, was 34. He married Rhoda Ann Smith on 18 November 1898, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Glendale, Kane, Utah, United States in 1910 and Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States in 1930. He died on 27 May 1957, in Morgan, Morgan, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in North Morgan Cemetery, Morgan, Morgan, Utah, United States.

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David Alexander Robison
Rhoda Ann Smith
Marriage: 18 November 1898
Delbert Smith Robison
Lula Robison
Alta Robison
Clifford Robison

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 November 1898Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 1
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
    Age 13
    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 25
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    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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    Story Highlight


    David Alexander Robison and his wife Rhoda Ann were called to a Mormon Mission as President of the Newcastle on Tyne Branch . They were set apart 28 November 1911 by Joseph W. McMurrin. They departed …

    Sources (43)

    • David Robinson in entry for Unknown, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • David Alexander Robison, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • David Alexander Robison, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1941"

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