Lydia Margarite Staker

12 February 1845–15 February 1923 (Age 78)
Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Lydia Margarite

When Lydia Margarite Staker was born on 12 February 1845, in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States, her father, Nathan Staker, was 43 and her mother, Jane Richmond, was 34. She married Solon Wells Robison on 10 October 1865, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1850 and Georgetown, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States in 1880. She died on 15 February 1923, in Byron, Big Horn, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Byron, Big Horn, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Solon Wells Robison
Lydia Margarite Staker
Marriage: 10 October 1865
Solon Wells Robison
Minerva Clarissa Robison
Lydia Leona Robison
Sarah Estell Robison
Lewis Nathan Robison
Joseph Ray Robison
Mary Belle Robison
Annie Irene Robison
Charles Edward Robison
Lucy Margaret Nora Robison

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 October 1865Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 2
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 21
    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

    topographic name for someone who lived by a stake, from Middle English stake ‘stake’ (Old English staca) + -er. Compare Stake .occupational name for someone who made wooden stakes or who drove them into the ground, from an agent derivative of Middle English stake ‘stake’ (Old English staca). Compare Stake .English:

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

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    Story Highlight


               Lydia Margaret Staker was born on 12 February 1845 in Springfield, Sangamon,Illinois to Nathan and Jane Richmond Staker.  Her parents joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints …

    Sources (18)

    • Lydia M Robison in household of Solon W Robison, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Lydia Staker in entry for Joseph Ray Robison and Mary Owen Rivers, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"
    • Lydia Robinson in household of Enlew Robinson, "United States Census, 1870"

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