James Elmo Robinson

17 August 1898–2 February 1970 (Age 71)
Colonia Dublán, Nuevo Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico

The Life of James Elmo

When James Elmo Robinson was born on 17 August 1898, in Colonia Dublán, Nuevo Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico, his father, Samuel John Robinson, was 34 and his mother, Minnie Amelia Stark, was 28. He married Cary Martina Larsen on 11 May 1922, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States in 1935 and Supervisorial District 2, Maricopa, Arizona, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 2 February 1970, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Colonia Dublán, Chihuahua, Mexico.

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Family Time Line

James Elmo Robinson
1898–1970
Cary Martina Larsen
1898–1968
Marriage: 11 May 1922
James Earl Robinson
1924–1925
Robert Sterling Robinson
1926–1969
John William Robinson
1928–1997

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 May 1922
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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World Events (8)

1899 · The Salt Palace Convention Center

Age 1

The original Salt Palace was built in 1899 and It stood on 900 South, between State Street and Main Street. The Salt Palace was a frame structure covered in large pieces of rock salt, which gave it its name. The Salt Palace was destroyed by fire on August 29, 1910 and was replaced by the Majestic Hall. This Hall only lasted for a while during the remodel of the Salt Palace. The Salt Palace served as the Olympic Media Center during the 2002 Winter Olympics. Salt Lake Comic Con has been held at the Salt Palace Convention Center since September 2013.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1917

Age 19

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robin .

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

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James Elmo Robinson

James Elmo Robinson Compiled by Teria Wagner Mortensen (granddaughter) James Elmo Robinson was born August 17, 1898 in Colonia Dublan, Mexico to Samuel John Robinson and Minnie Amelia Stark. He marr …

Sources (3)

  • James Elmo Robinson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • James Elmo Robinson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • James Elmo Robinson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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