Adelia Robison

21 December 1845–25 February 1909 (Age 63)
Crete, Will, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Adelia

When Adelia Robison was born on 21 December 1845, in Crete, Will, Illinois, United States, her father, Joseph Robison Jr., was 41 and her mother, Lucretia Hancock, was 38. She married Platte De Alton Lyman on 18 May 1867, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Illinois, United States in 1870 and Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 25 February 1909, in Bluff, San Juan, Utah, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Bluff Cemetery, Bluff, San Juan, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Platte De Alton Lyman
Adelia Robison
Marriage: 18 May 1867
Platte De Alton Lyman Jr.
Eliza Adelia Lyman
Evelyn Lyman
Lydia Lyman
Albert Robison Lyman
Mary Lyman
Lucretia Lyman
Edward Partridge Lyman
Caroline Lyman

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 May 1867Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +8 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized
    Age 3
    Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.
    Age 18
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    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

    Ships Log for 11 May 1865

    May 11 , 1856 hide The Saints completed their first week at sea and held Sunday Services. Company Journal This morning with permission of the Captain the Saints assembled on deck and we held …

    Sources (28)

    • Adella Robison in household of George Robison, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Adelia Robison in entry for Albert Robison Lyman and Gladys Perkins Tomney, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Adelia Robison in entry for Mary Lyman Reeve, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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