Frances Elizabeth Robinson

15 January 1903–21 March 1984 (Age 81)
Butler, Kansas, United States

The Life of Frances Elizabeth

When Frances Elizabeth Robinson was born on 15 January 1903, in Butler, Kansas, United States, her father, John Arelius Robinson, was 40 and her mother, Lemah Evelena Powell, was 29. She married Daniel Cline Nicholson on 28 December 1919, in Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 21 March 1984, in Fontana, San Bernardino, California, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States.

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Daniel Cline Nicholson
Frances Elizabeth Robinson
Marriage: 28 December 1919
Billy Edward Nicholson

Spouse and Children

28 December 1919
Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 3

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.

Age 24

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frances E Nicholson in household of Dan C Nicholson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Frances E Nicholson in household of Roy K Montgomery, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Francis E Robinson in household of John A Robinson, "United States Census, 1910"

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