Robert Henry Arnold

12 February 1880–31 August 1918 (Age 38)
Omen, Smith, Texas, United States

The Life of Robert Henry

When Robert Henry Arnold was born on 12 February 1880, in Omen, Smith, Texas, United States, his father, Thomas William Arnold, was 44 and his mother, Rosanna Rosa Mason, was 41. He lived in Justice Precinct 2, Smith, Texas, United States for about 30 years. He died on 31 August 1918, in Falls, Texas, United States, at the age of 38, and was buried in Arp, Smith, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas William Arnold
1835–1911
Rosanna Rosa Mason
1838–1927
Nancy Jane "Nannie" Arnold
1863–1932
Louisa Iva Arnold
1864–1939
Lavenia Clemantine Arnold
1867–1947
Angeline Arnold
1870–
William Martin Arnold
1872–1949
Martha Ann " Mattie" Arnold
1872–1941
Patricia Jane Arnold
1875–
James Elliot Arnold
1875–1966
Irene Ella Arnold
1876–
Henrietta "Etta" Arnold
1878–1976
Robert Henry Arnold
1880–1918
Jessie Lee Lonnie Arnold
1882–1921
Edward Arnold
1883–1934

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World Events (8)

1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway

Age 1

Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 14

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.

Name Meaning

Saxon, Latin: Faithful to his honour, help in war, helping lord, powerful lord

Sources (3)

  • Robert H Arnold, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Robt Arnold in household of Lou Arnold, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Henry Arnold in household of William Arnold, "United States Census, 1900"

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