Ernest Roberts

2 May 1913–23 April 1995 (Age 82)
Olathe, Kansas

The Life of Ernest

When Ernest Roberts was born on 2 May 1913, his father, Walter S Roberts, was 27 and his mother, Pearlina Marcum, was 26. He married Dorothy Maxine Brown on 14 November 1941, in Grand Junction, Mesa, Colorado, United States. He lived in Oak Grove, Montrose, Colorado, United States for about 10 years and Election Precinct 17 Oak Grove, Montrose, Colorado, United States in 1940. He died on 23 April 1995, in Montrose, Colorado, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Ernest Roberts
Dorothy Maxine Brown
Marriage: 14 November 1941

Spouse and Children

14 November 1941
Grand Junction, Mesa, Colorado, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Walter S Roberts


    Pearlina Marcum




    Edith Roberts



    Mae N Roberts


    Russell W Roberts



+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1914 · The Ludlow Massacre

Age 1

On April 20, 1914, the Colorado national Guard and the Colorado Fuel and Iron Company guards, attacked striking coal miners in Ludlow, Colorado, killing 25 people, including miners, women, and children.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 22

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is very frequent in Wales and west central England. It is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of a like-sounding Jewish surname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ernest Roberts in household of W S Roberts, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ernest Roberts in household of W S Roberts, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ernest Roberts in household of Walter S Roberts, "United States Census, 1940"

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