William Lee Robinson

19 April 1927–8 June 1985 (Age 58)
Oklahoma, United States

The Life of William Lee

When William Lee Robinson was born on 19 April 1927, in Oklahoma, United States, his father, John W. Robinson, was 34 and his mother, Trula Ann Horne, was 26. He died on 8 June 1985, at the age of 58.

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Family Time Line

John W. Robinson
1893–
Trula Ann Horne
1901–1990
William Lee Robinson
1927–1985

Parents and Siblings

    John W. Robinson

    Male1893–Male

    Female1901–1990Female

siblings

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World Events (3)

1929

Age 2

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1931

Age 4

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1941 · Comanche Code Talkers

Age 14

Many Native Americans from Oklahoma were once again employed as code talkers during WWII to create a code impenetrable by enemies. Rather than Choctaw, a Comanche-language code was developed. Several of these men were sent to invade Normandy to send messages. None of the men were killed and the Comanche code was never broken. 

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robin .

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

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Sources (1)

  • William Lee Robinson in household of John W Robinson, "United States Census, 1940"

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