Alexander Robbins

19 January 1818–10 August 1902 (Age 84)
Brewster, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Alexander

When Alexander Robbins was born on 19 January 1818, in Brewster, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Alexander Robbins, was 27 and his mother, Eunice Sears, was 21. He married Lucinda Brown on 20 November 1841, in Douglas, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Davenport Township, Scott, Iowa, United States in 1860. He died on 10 August 1902, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Robbins
Eliza Ann Chapman
Marriage: 25 February 1845
Alexander Henry Robbins
Edmund H. Robbins
Nelson Chapman Robbins
Charles Carroll Robbins
Lurin Chapman Robbins
Cyrus G. Robbins

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 February 1845Dennis, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 1
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    Age 19
    Historical Boundaries: 1837: Scott, Wisconsin Territory, United States 1838: Scott, Iowa Territory, United States 1846: Scott, Iowa, United States
    Age 28
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    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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    Story Highlight

    Alexander Robbins conversion and migration

    Alexander Robbins was born in Massachusetts in 1818. He married Lucinda in 1841. They had a child in 1843 that died at about one month of age. Lucinda died in 1845. Alexander married Eliza Ann Cha …

    Sources (21)

    • Alexander Robbins in entry for Charles Carroll Robbins, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Alexander Robbins, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Alexander Jr. Robbins, "Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910"

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