Dr. Daniel Roberts

5 November 1798–2 July 1868 (Age 69)
Watertown, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Daniel

When Dr. Daniel Roberts was born on 5 November 1798, in Watertown, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States, his father, Ephraim Roberts Jr., was 23 and his mother, Huldah Gibbs, was 23. He married Eliza Aldula Clark on 15 May 1822, in Norton Township, Medina, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1851 and Liberty Township, Schuyler, Missouri, United States in 1860. He died on 2 July 1868, in Lancaster, Schuyler, Missouri, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Lancaster, Schuyler, Missouri, United States.

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Dr. Daniel Roberts
Eliza Aldula Clark
Marriage: 15 May 1822
Laura Roberts
Lucy Roberts
Dr. Don Carlos Roberts
Daphne Roberts
Bolivar Roberts
Orville Clark Roberts
William Dewitte Roberts
Orpha Roberts
Daniel Roberts
Homer Roberts
Byron G Roberts

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 May 1822Norton Township, Medina, Ohio, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1802 · Brass is Discovered
    Age 4
    "In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."
    Age 14
    Missouri Territory was organized from part of the Louisiana Territory on June 4, 1812.
    Age 23
    Missouri is the 24th state

    Name Meaning

    English: from the personal name Robert , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This surname is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of some similar (like-sounding) Jewish surname.

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

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    History of Orville Clark Roberts AKA Clark Roberts

    History of Orville Clark Roberts AKA Clark Roberts Submitted by: Elizabeth Amy Stevens Gibson April 6, 2007 Orville Clark Roberts (known as Clark) was born Sept.1, 1833, and was the son of Dr. Dan …

    Sources (38)

    • Daniel Roberts, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Daniel Roberts in entry for Wm Seth Palmer and Daphne Roberts, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934"
    • Daniel Roberts in entry for Homer Roberts, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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