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Robert Darling

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Monkhouse, Northumberland, United Kingdom
Death: August 10, 1877 (63)
Alnwick, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of William Darling and Thomasin Darling
Husband of Elizabeth Pye and Elizabeth Darling
Father of Elizabeth Grace Darling
Brother of William Darling; Thomasin Darling; Mary Ann Carr, Twin; Job Horsley Darling; Elizabeth (Betsy) Grace Maule (Darling) and 3 others

Occupation: Stone Mason
Managed by: Terry Jackson (Switzer)
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About Robert Darling

ROBERT DARLING

[brother of GD]

From Grace Darling Website

Born Brownsman Light, 29 March 1814 Died Alnwick, 10 August 1877, age 63

Robert was the third son of the Darlings. Unusually for a Darling child he was sent to school at Bamburgh Castle, possibly as a boarder. In June 1831 he became apprenticed to a stonemason in Belford and made this his trade. Robert was a strong swimmer; when he was 20 he helped in a dramatic sea rescue whilst back home one Christmas. He married Elizabeth Pye from Gateshead in 1838 and established himself in Newcastle. Robert and Elizabeth had one daughter, Elizabeth Grace.

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Robert Darling's Timeline

1814
March 29, 1814
Monkhouse, Northumberland, United Kingdom
1861
1861
Age 46
Alnwick, Northumberland, England
1871
1871
Age 56
Pottergate
1877
August 10, 1877
Age 63
Alnwick, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom
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