Rachael Robertson or Robinson

13 November 1805–24 April 1894 (Age 88)
Washington Township, Warren, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Rachael

When Rachael Robertson or Robinson was born on 13 November 1805, in Washington Township, Warren, Ohio, United States, her father, Joseph Robertson or Robinson, was 41 and her mother, Rachel Moore, was 36. She married Johnathan Ford on 16 April 1826, in Columbus, Columbus Township, Bartholomew, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Utah, Utah, United States in 1850. She died on 24 April 1894, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johnathan Ford
Rachael Robertson or Robinson
Marriage: 16 April 1826
Ester Elizabeth Ford
Sarah Ann Ford
Margaret Jane Ford
Rachel Robinson Ford
Moroni Ford
Mary Ford
Johnathan Ford

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 April 1826Columbus, Columbus Township, Bartholomew, Indiana, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    1810 · Change of capital city
    Age 5
    Zanesville becomes the new state capital.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 25
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and English: patronymic from the Middle English, Norman French, and Older Scots personal name Robert + -son. This surname is especially common in Scotland, where Robert was a popular personal name and the name of three kings of Scotland, including Robert the Bruce (1274–1329).Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Robertsson: patronymic from the personal name Robert .Americanized form of Norwegian and Danish Robertsen, a cognate of 1 above.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Jonathan Ford and Rachel Roberson Ford

    (#21A & #22B) Johnathan Ford and Rachel Roberson (Ford) “A History of Johnathan Ford and Rachel Roberson (Ford)” Johnathan Ford was born on February 25, 1802 in Ohio to Fredrick Ford and Margret …

    Sources (9)

    • Rachael Spafford, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Rachel Robertson, "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959"
    • Rachael Ford, "United States Census, 1880"

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