Ellen R Robertson

from January 1860 to December 1860–
Marshall, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Ellen R

When Ellen R Robertson was born from January 1860 to December 1860, in Marshall, Kentucky, United States, her father, Robert Jewel Robinson, was 42 and her mother, Emily Foster, was 33. She lived in Magisterial District 2 Driskill, Livingston, Kentucky, United States in 1870.

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Robert Jewel Robinson
Emily Foster
Ellen R Robertson
Melvina Farrington Robinson
Julia Rosetta Robinson
Dora E Robinson
Nancy V Robinson

Parents and Siblings




    Melvina Farrington Robinson


    Julia Rosetta Robinson


    Dora E Robinson


    Nancy V Robinson


World Events (8)


Age 1

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 32

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is especially common in Scotland, where Robert was a popular personal name and the name of three kings of Scotland, including Robert the Bruce ( 1274–1329 ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Ellen R Robinson in household of R J Robinson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • E R Robertson in household of R J Robertson, "United States Census, 1860"

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