William Obie Bradley Roberts

13 October 1887–30 March 1979 (Age 91)
Steubenville, Wayne, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of William Obie Bradley

When William Obie Bradley Roberts was born on 13 October 1887, in Steubenville, Wayne, Kentucky, United States, his father, Reuben Riley Roberts, was 22 and his mother, Martha Ellen Caylor, was 17. He married Willie Mae Poore on 14 March 1914, in Steubenville, Wayne, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Mill Springs, Wayne, Kentucky, United States in 1920 and Magisterial District 6, Wayne, Kentucky, United States in 1940. In 1944, at the age of 57, his occupation is listed as shopman at r.g. latourneau inc. in Peoria, Illinois, United States. He died on 30 March 1979, in Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Springdale Cemetery, Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Obie Bradley Roberts
Willie Mae Poore
Marriage: 14 March 1914
Lillian Belle Roberts
Nancy Roberts
Pat Roberts
Martha Mae Roberts
William Chandler Roberts
Glen R Roberts
Glen Roberts
Frank O. Roberts

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 March 1914Steubenville, Wayne, Kentucky, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 3
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
    1892 · The Radio is invented
    Age 5
    Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
    1912 · The Girl Scouts
    Age 25
    Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the personal name Robert , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This surname is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of some similar (like-sounding) Jewish surname.

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

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    Sources (9)

    • William O Roberts in household of Reuben Roberts, "United States Census, 1910"
    • William Obie Roberts, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
    • Obie Roberts in household of Reuben Roberts, "United States Census, 1900"

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