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Major Robinson

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Dorchester Co., Maryland
Death: Died in Isabel, Kansas, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Andrew Robinson and Elizabeth Betsy Robinson
Husband of Louisa (McAuley) Robinson
Father of Diantha Robinson; Mary Jane (Robinson - Potter) Buell; John A. Robinson; William H Robinson; Elizabeth Johnson and 5 others

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About Major Robinson

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  • United States Census, 1850
  • Name:Major Robeson
  • Event:Census
  • Event Date:1850
  • Event Place:Hancock county, part of, Hancock, Illinois, United States
  • Gender:Male
  • Age:32
  • Marital Status:
  • Birthplace:Maine
  • Estimated Birth Year:1818
  • Dwelling House Number:1703
  • Family Number:1705
    • Household Gender Age
  • Major Robeson M 37 Me Farmer
  • Louisa Robeson F 26 New York
    • Mary L Robeson F 6 Illinois
    • John A Robeson M 3 Illinois
    • William A Robeson M 1 Illinois
  • From: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M85Y-8J7

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  • United States Census, 1860
  • Name: Major Robertson
  • Event Type: Census
  • Event Year: 1860
  • Event Place: Pontoosuc Township, Hancock, Illinois, United States
  • Gender: Male
  • Age: 43
  • Race: White
  • Birth Year (Estimated): 1817
  • Birthplace: Md
  • Page: 266
  • Household ID: 2551
    • Household Gender Age Birthplace
  • Major Robertson M 43 Md
  • Louisa Robertson F 36 N Y
    • Mary J Robertson F 16 Ills
    • John A Robertson M 13 Ills
    • William H Robertson M 11 Ills
    • Elizabeth Robertson F 7 Ills
    • Peirce Robertson M 5 Ills
    • Percival Robertson M 3 Ills
    • Marietta Robertson F 0 Ills
  • From: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MXH9-PP8?cc=1473181

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  • United States Census, 1870
  • Pontoosuc Twp., Hancock Co., Illinois
    • Household Name Age
  • Major Robinson 52 Massachussetts Farmer
  • Louise Robinson 48 New York Keeping House
    • Elizabeth Robinson 17 Illinois
    • Pierce Robinson 15 Illinois Farm Laborer
    • Percival Robinson 15 Illinois Farm Laborer
    • Martha Robinson 10 Illinois
    • John W Robinson 24 Illinois Farm Laborer
  • From: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M643-BLW?cc=1438024

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  • 1880 USA Census
  • Place Dallas, Hancock, Illinois
  • Family History Library Film 1254211
  • NA Film Number T9-0211
  • Page Number 93A
  • Name Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
  • Major ROBINSON Self M Male W 62 MD Farmer MD MD
  • Louisa ROBINSON Wife M Female W 56 NY Keeping House --- ---
    • Percival ROBINSON Son S Male W 25 IL Farm Laborer MD NY
    • Martha ROBINSON Dau S Female W 20 IL At Home MD NY
      • Lottee POTTER GDau S Female W 12 IL IL IL
    • John ROBINSON Son S Male W 32 IL Farm Laborer IL IL
  • From: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MXJL-VGD?cc=1417683

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  • Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934
  • Name: John W Kerr
  • Event Type: Marriage
  • Event Date: 05 Jan 1882
  • Event Place: Hancock, Illinois, United States
  • Age: 28
  • Birth Year (Estimated): 1854
  • Father's Name: John Kerr
  • Mother's Name: Eliz J Warrick
  • Spouse's Name: Martha E Robinson
  • Spouse's Age: 22
  • Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1860
  • Spouse's Father's Name: Major Robinson
  • Spouse's Mother's Name: Louisa Mccauley
  • From: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VXG7-F8D?cc=1803970

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  • Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
  • Name:Louisa Robinson
  • Census Date:1 Mar 1895
  • Residence County:Barber
  • Residence State:Kansas
  • Locality:Valley
  • Birth Location:Neyork
  • Family Number:28
  • Gender:Female
  • Estimated birth year:abt 1824
  • Race:White
    • Household Member(s):Name Age
  • Major Robinson 78
  • Louisa Robinson 71
  • From: http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=KSstatecen&indiv=try&h=5787306

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  • United States Census, 1900
  • Name: Major Robinson
  • Event Type: Census
  • Event Year: 1900
  • Event Place: Elm Mills & Valley Townships, Barber, Kansas, United States
  • District: 3
  • Gender: Male
  • Age: 83
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Race (Original): W
  • Relationship to Head of Household: Head
  • Years Married: 57
  • Birth Date: Jun 1817
  • Birthplace: Maryland
  • Marriage Year (Estimated): 1843
  • Father's Birthplace: Maryland
  • Mother's Birthplace: Maryland
    • Household Gender Age Birthplace
  • Head Major Robinson M 83 Maryland
  • Wife Louisa Robinson F 76 New York
    • Daughter Elizabeth Johnson F 47 Illinois
      • Granddaughter Esther Johnson F 9 Kansas
  • From: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MMT9-8SP?cc=1325221

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  • United States Census, 1910
  • Name: Major Robinson
  • Event Type: Census
  • Event Year: 1910
  • Event Place: Valley, Barber, Kansas, United States
  • District: 9
  • Gender: Male
  • Age: 92
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Race (Original): White
  • Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
  • Birth Year (Estimated): 1818
  • Birthplace: Maryland
  • Father's Birthplace: Maryland
  • Mother's Birthplace: Maryland
    • Household Gender Age Birthplace
  • Head Major Robinson M 92 Maryland
  • Wife Solsa Robinson F 86 New York
  • From: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M2H2-JQS?cc=1727033

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  • Note:
  • Major Robinson, Born in Maryland, June 16, 1817 , Obituary reads from the " Dallas City Review" Major Robinson, father of William and John Robinson, of this vicinity, died at his home in Isabel Kansas, Sunday of last week, at the advanced age of 94 years. He was one of the oldest and most widely know of the old pioneers of this township, and the news of his death will be learned with deep regret by many. William Robinson of Colusa attended the funeral at Isabel Kansas last week and brought the aged wife back with him, they arrived here last wednesday. Major Robinson was born in Dorchester County, Maryland, June 16, 1817, and died at Isabel, Kansas May 26, 1912, aged 94 years, 11 months. He was married to Louisa Mccauley, May 11, 1843. To this union were born 9 children, Five boys and four girls.

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  • Major Robinson
  • Birth: Jun. 16, 1817
  • Death: May 27, 1912
  • Spouse:
  • Louisa McAuley Robinson (1824 - 1915)*
  • Children:
    • Mary Jane Robinson Buell (1844 - 1906)*
    • Elizabeth Russell Robinson Johnson (1853 - 1944)*
  • Inscription: age 94 yrs 11 m 11 das
  • Burial: Isabel Cemetery Isabel, Barber County, Kansas, USA
  • From: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=69206995

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  • Louisa McAuley Robinson
  • Birth: Mar. 25, 1824
  • Death: Aug. 31, 1915
  • Parents:
  • John McAuley (1799 - 1874)
  • Mary Van Tassel McAuley (1805 - 1890)
  • Spouse:
  • Major Robinson (1817 - 1912)
  • Children:
    • Mary Jane Robinson Buell (1844 - 1906)*
    • Elizabeth Russell Robinson Johnson (1853 - 1944)*
  • Siblings:
  • Louisa McAuley Robinson (1824 - 1915)
  • William Dawson McAuley (1827 - 1905)*
  • Henry W. McAuley (1837 - 1910)*
  • Caroline McAuley Sanford (1845 - 1898)*
  • Burial: Isabel Cemetery Isabel, Barber County, Kansas, USA
  • From: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=ROBI&GSpartial=1&GSbyrel=all&GSst=18&GScntry=4&GSsr=2521&GRid=69206971&

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  • Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947
  • Name:John A. Robinson
  • Event Date: 29 Dec 1929
  • Event Place: Pontoocae, Hancock, Illinois
  • Gender: Male
  • Age: 82
  • Birth Year (Estimated): 1847
  • Birth Date: 24 Jun 1847
  • Birthplace: Dallas Township, Hancock, Ill.
  • Father's Name: Major Robinson
  • Father's Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland
  • Mother's Name:Louisa Mcauly
  • Mother's Birthplace: New York
  • Occupation: Retired
  • Residence Place: ..., Hancock, Illinois
  • Burial Date: 01 Jan 1930
  • Burial Place: Dallas Township, Hancock Co., Ill.
  • From: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N314-R9Y

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  • Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947
  • Name:William H. Robinson
  • Event Date: 09 Jun 1934
  • Event Place: Brooklyn, Schuyler, Illinois
  • Gender: Male
  • Age: 85
  • Birth Year (Estimated): 1849
  • Birth Date: 07 Feb 1849
  • Birthplace: Dallas City, Illinois
  • Father's Name:Major Robinson
  • Father's Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland
  • Mother's Name: Louisa Mccauley
  • Mother's Birthplace: Hancock County
  • Occupation: Farmer
  • Residence Place: Brooklyn, Schuyler, Illinois
  • Burial Date: 12 Jun 1934
  • Burial Place: Dallas City, Hancock, Ill.
  • Cemetery: Harris
  • From: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N3L3-5R4?cc=1438856

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Major Robinson's Timeline

1817
June 6, 1817
Dorchester Co., Maryland
1844
July 21, 1844
Age 27
Dallas City, Hancock, Illinois, United States
1847
June 24, 1847
Age 30
Pontoosuc, Illinois, United States
1849
February 7, 1849
Age 31
Pontoosuc, Hancock, Illinois, United States
1851
June 28, 1851
Age 34
July 12, 1851
Age 34
1853
January 31, 1853
Age 35
Illinois, United States
1855
February 20, 1855
Age 37
Pontoosuc, Illinois
February 20, 1855
Age 37
Pontoosuc, Illinois, United States