Stuart Handy Robbins

Brief Life History of Stuart Handy

When Stuart Handy Robbins was born on 24 March 1907, in Madison Borough, Morris, New Jersey, United States, his father, William Augustus Robbins, was 29 and his mother, Edith M Tweedy, was 28. He married Katharine Kirkman Prichitt on 16 March 1935, in New York City, New York, United States. He lived in Civil District 2, Shelby, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1944. He died on 10 May 1985, in Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States.

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Stuart Handy Robbins
1907–1985
Katharine Kirkman Prichitt
1912–1988
Marriage: 16 March 1935

Sources (11)

  • Stewart H Robbins, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Stewart H Robbins, "New Jersey, Reclaim the Records, Geographic Birth Index, 1901-1929"
  • Stuart H Robbins, "United States World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946"

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1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

1911

The Standard Oil Company had reached a point of almost complete monopoly, managing over 90% of oil flows in the United States. The Standard Oil Company of New Jersey was a large, integrated association that produced, transported, refined, and marketed the product. In 1911, the Supreme Court declared that the Standard Oil Company of New Jersey was in violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act. As a result, it was split into 34 smaller companies.

1929

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.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Robin , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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