Dorothy Florence Robson

15 February 1890–March 1971 (Age 81)
London, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Dorothy Florence

When Dorothy Florence Robson was born on 15 February 1890, in London, England, United Kingdom, her father, Frederick William Arthur Robson, was 37 and her mother, Harriett Hiles, was 38. She lived in Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom in 1891. She died in March 1971, in Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Frederick William Arthur Robson
1852–1936
Harriett Hiles
1852–
Louisa Harriett Robson
1873–1952
William James Robson
1881–1927
Mabel Beatrice Robson
1883–1958
Arthur Thomas George Robson
1876–1945
Alice Ada Robson
1878–1948
Eleanor Jennie Robson
1885–1961
Emily Georgina Robson
1888–
Dorothy Florence Robson
1890–1971
Albert Frank Robson
1893–1918
Gertrude Rose Robson
1895–1988
Violet Ethel Robson
1897–1981

Parents and Siblings

    Frederick William Arthur Robson

    Male1852–1936Male

    Harriett Hiles

    Female1852–Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1894 · Tower Bridge Completed

Age 4

Tower Bridge was completed in 1894. It is built across the Thames and is a suspension bridge. It has gothic towers on either side of it and is sometimes confused with the London Bridge. It is also the oldest bridge in London.
1908

Age 18

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914

Age 24

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Rob, a short form of Robert .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Dorothy Robson in household of Frederick Robson, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Dorothy Florence Robson in the England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915

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