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Robert Henry Robbins (1866 - 1890)

Robert Henry Robbins
Born in Wingham, Kent, England, United Kingdommap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 1888 in Horsham District, Sussex, Englandmap
Died at about age 24 in Streatham, Surrey, England, United Kingdommap
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Robert Henry Robbins was born in Wingham, Kent in 1866 [1] and baptised on 18 Mar 1866 in Wingham, the son of Henry and Cecelia Robbins [2]

In 1871 the family are living in Holt Street, Nonington, Kent. Robert's father Henry, is age 34 a blacksmith, born Buckland, Kent and his mother Cecelia is age 32 born Dover. Robert has two older siblings Walter and Anna, and two younger siblings Cecelia and John [3]

Sometime before the 1881 census the family relocate to Wonersh in Surrey. 15 year old Robert is employed by his father as a blacksmith's labourer, and is living with his parents and 6 younger siblings [4]

Robert married Harriet Richardson in Sussex in 1888 [5]

They set up home in Streatham, Surrey where their son Robert William was born on 21st May 1890, but sadly Robert died shortly after then, age just 24 years, and was buried on 14th July 1890 at Tooting Graveney Cemetery, Surrey. [6]


  1. GRO index Q1 1866 Eastry ref 2a 783
  2. "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 26 May 2016), Robert Henry Robbins, 18 Mar 1866; citing Wingham, Kent, England, reference item 2 p 96-97 no 774; FHL microfilm 1,835,834.
  3. Class: RG10; Piece: 1002; Folio: 18; Page: 8; GSU roll: 827256.
  4. Class: RG11; Piece: 793; Folio: 88; Page: 13; Line: ; GSU roll: 1341186
  5. GRO index Q2 1888 Horsham ref 2b 516
  6. London, England, Church of England Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980

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