Mclain Roy Robinson

17 April 1923–3 July 1996 (Age 73)
Double Springs, Winston, Alabama, United States

The Life of Mclain Roy

When Mclain Roy Robinson was born on 17 April 1923, in Double Springs, Winston, Alabama, United States, his father, George Marion Robinson, was 41 and his mother, Viola Edna Barnett, was 39. He married Louella Hyche on 13 January 1945, in Winston, Alabama, United States. He lived in Election Precinct 1 Double Springs, Winston, Alabama, United States in 1940. He died on 3 July 1996, at the age of 73.

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Mclain Roy Robinson
Louella Hyche
Marriage: 13 January 1945

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13 January 1945
Winston, Alabama, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1941 · The Tuskegee Airmen

Age 18

The first African-American military aviators in the U.S. Army Air Corps were known as the Tuskegee Airmen, after the Tuskegee Army Air Field where they trained. The group flew over 15,000 individual sorties during World War II which earned them over 150 Distinguished Flying Crosses.  
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 21

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

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)

  • R Mcclain Robinson in household of George M Robinson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mclain Robinson in household of George M Robinson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • McClain Robinson in entry for Gary Randal Robinson and Sarah Louise Bennish, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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