Robert Mably

22 March 1815–17 June 1891 (Age 76)
St Minver, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Robert

When Robert Mably was born on 22 March 1815, in St Minver, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Mably, was 25 and his mother, Ann Pearce, was 24. He married Johanna West on 30 December 1841, in St. Minver Lowlands, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He died on 17 June 1891, in St. Minver Lowlands, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 76, and was buried in Cornwall, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Robert Mably
Johanna West
Marriage: 30 December 1841
William Mably
Gregory Barker Mably
Robert Mably

Spouse and Children

30 December 1841
St. Minver Lowlands, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (6)


Age 8

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 18

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.

Age 28

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: variant spelling of Malley , shortened form of O’Malley .2 French: from Old French mal(l)ier ‘coach horse’, ‘draught horse’, ‘pack horse’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a coachman, a carter, or a carrier.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Robert Mably, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Robert Mably, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Robert Mably in household of William Mably, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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