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Douglas Robinson (1855 - 1918)

Douglas Robinson
Born in Edinburgh Parish,Edinburgh,Midlothian,Scotlandmap
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Husband of — married 29 Apr 1882 [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died at age 63 in Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, USAmap
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Biography

Douglas Robinson was born on January 3, 1855 in Edinburgh Parish,Edinburgh,Midlothian,Scotland, son of Douglas Robinson (1824–1893) and Frances Monroe (1824–1906).[1]

" ... son of Douglas ROBINSON, Sr [1824-1893] and Frances Monroe [1824-1906] ... Frances was grandniece of President James Monroe

Douglas (27) married Corinne Roosevelt (20) (born on September 27, 1861 in New York City, New York County, New York, United States [2]; daughter of Theodore Roosevelt Sr. and Martha Stewart (Bulloch) Roosevelt) on April 29, 1882. Their children were:

Mr. Douglas Robinson, who died Sept 12, 1918, was a large figure in the financial life of the country. Among his other connections, he was President and Director of the Douglas Robinson, Charles S. Brown Co. and of the Douglas Land Company of Virginia, a Director of the Astor Trust Company and a Trustee of the Atlantic Mutual Insurance Company.[9]

Douglas died on 12 September 1918 in Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, United States and was buried in Columbia Center, Herkimer, New York, United States.[10][11]

Census Info

In the 1870 census Douglass (age 15) was in West Orange, Essex, New Jersey, United States.[12]

In the 1880 census Douglas (age 27) was the single son of Douglas Robuson in New York City, New York County, New York, United States.[13]

In the 1900 census Duglas (age 44) was the married head of household in West Orange, Essex, New Jersey, United States.[14]

Research Notes

Douglas's son Stewart D Robinson died on 21 February 1909 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.[15], Douglas was mentioned in the obituary of his son Stewart Douglas Robinson on 22 February 1909 in Springfield, Illinois and other local newspapers[16][17][18][19]

Douglas's daughter Corrine Robinson married Joseph Alsop on 4 November 1909 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States.[20]

Douglas's son Monroe D Robinson married Dorothy M Jordan on 19 February 1916 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States.[21][22]

Douglas was mentioned in the obituary of his son Senator Theodore Douglas Robinson on 12 September 1918 in Watertown, New York.[23][24]

Douglas's wife Corinne Roosevelt Robinson died on 17 February 1933 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States.[25], Douglas was mentioned in the obituary of Corinne on 18 February 1933 in Springfield, Massachusetts.[26], in Little Rock, Arkansas.[27][28], [29] .[30]

Douglas was mentioned in the obituary of his son Theodore Douglas Robinson on 11 April 1934 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States.[31][32]

Douglas's son Monroe Robinson died on 7 December 1944 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States.[33]

Sources

  1. Birth: "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
    citing Digital film/folder number: 008060621; FHL microfilm: 103383
    FamilySearch Record: F745-GLP (accessed 13 January 2024)
    Douglas Robinson born on 3 Jan 1855, son of Douglas Robinson & Fanny Munro, in Edinburgh, Edinburghshire, Scotland, United Kingdom.
  2. Marriage: "New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1938"
    citing Digital film/folder number: 007458806; FHL microfilm: 001671680; Image number: 667
    FamilySearch Record: Q2CJ-7KQ4 (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3QSQ-G9ZH-XHG
    Douglas Robinson (28) marriage to Corinne Roosevelt (21) on 29 Apr 1882 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States.
  3. Birth of son Robinson: "New York, New York City Births, 1846-1909"
    citing Manhattan, New York, New York, United States, reference cn 365985 New York Municipal Archives, New York; FHL microfilm 1,322,180
    FamilySearch Record: 2WMM-4TR (accessed 13 January 2024)
    Robinson born to Douglas Robinson Jr on 28 Apr 1883 in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States.
  4. Birth of daughter Robinson: "New Jersey Births and Christenings, 1660-1980"
    citing Digital film/folder number: 004209027; FHL microfilm: 494204; Record number: 226; Packet letter: Q
    FamilySearch Record: FCBK-QYG (accessed 13 January 2024)
    Robinson born to Douglass Robinson on 2 Jul 1886 in Essex, New Jersey, United States.
  5. Birth of son Monroe Douglas Robinson: "New York, New York City Births, 1846-1909"
    citing Manhattan, New York, New York, United States, reference cn 510243 New York Municipal Archives, New York; FHL microfilm 1,322,228
    FamilySearch Record: 2WM5-MVH (accessed 13 January 2024)
    Monroe Douglas Robinson born to Douglas Robinson on 19 Dec 1887 in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States.
  6. Birth of son Monroe Douglas Robinson: "New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
    citing Digital film/folder number: 004197420; FHL microfilm: 1322228
    FamilySearch Record: FDYN-ZJQ (accessed 13 January 2024)
    Monroe Douglas Robinson born to Douglas Robinson on 19 Dec 1887 in New York County, New York, United States.
  7. Birth of son Monroe Douglas Robinson: "United States, Social Security Numerical Identification Files (NUMIDENT), 1936-2007"
    citing Digital film/folder number: DI0001099
    FamilySearch Record: 6KMR-2F6Q (accessed 13 January 2024)
    Monroe Douglas Robinson born to Douglas Robinson.
  8. Birth of son Robinson: "New York, New York City Births, 1846-1909"
    citing Manhattan, New York, New York, United States, reference cn 9001 New York Municipal Archives, New York; FHL microfilm 1,323,488
    FamilySearch Record: 2W3J-4C6 (accessed 13 January 2024)
    Robinson born to Douglas Robinson Jr on 19 Mar 1889 in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States.
  9. Scannell’s New Jersey’s First Citizens: Biographies and Portraits, Vol 2 edited by John James Scannell, William Edgar Sackett. J.J. Scannell, 1919 - New Jersey.
  10. Death: "New York, State Death Index, 1880-1956"
    citing Entry: 53819; Digital film/folder number: 104132611; Image number: 1298
    FamilySearch Record: QGKC-V33X (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3Q9M-CSG8-BQFG-3
    Douglas Robinson death 12 Sep 1918 in Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, United States.
  11. Burial: "Find A Grave Index"
    citing record ID 54927263, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com
    FamilySearch Record: QV2M-6YPY (accessed 13 January 2024)
    Find A Grave: Memorial #54927263
    Douglas Robinson burial (died on 12 Sep 1918) in Columbia Center, Herkimer, New York, United States of America. Born on 3 Jan 1855.
  12. 1870 Census: "United States Census, 1870"
    citing Page: 48; Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Affiliate Publication Number: M593; Line: 32; Digital film/folder number: 004273738; FHL microfilm: 000552360; Image number: 441; Packet letter: A; Indexing batch: N01576-0
    FamilySearch Record: MNDX-CNN (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: S3HY-6W37-SQM
    Douglass Robinson (15) in West Orange, Essex, New Jersey, United States. Born in Scotland.
    Douglass Robinson M 44 Scotland
    Fannie M Robinson F 44 New York
    Douglass Robinson M 15 Scotland
    Hattie D Robinson F 13 New York
    Mary M Davis F 15 Maryland
    Fannie Davis F 12 Maryland
    Bessie Davis F 12 Maryland
    Ann Chapen F 50 Scotland
    Jane McCullough F 32 Ireland
    Sarah Rossbourg F 35 Scotland
    Elijah McCullen M 30 Scotland
    Margaret Beard F 33 Ireland
    Kate Mathews F 15 New Jersey
  13. 1880 Census: "United States Census, 1880"
    citing Volume: 1; Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Affiliate Publication Number: T9; Affiliate Line Number: 00078; Digital film/folder number: 005161574; FHL microfilm: 1254894; Image number: 583; Sheet number: 288; Sheet letter: B
    FamilySearch Record: MZXS-SRM (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 33SQ-GYBD-86P
    Douglas Robuson (27), single son, in household of Douglas Robuson (50) in New York City, New York County, New York, United States. Born in Scotland.
    Douglas Robuson M White 50 Married Head No Occupation Scotland
    Fannie Robuson F White 50 Married Wife Keeper Of House New York
    Douglas Robuson M White 27 Single Son Scotland
    Harriet Robuson F White 23 Single Daughter Scotland
    Martha Thomas F Black 47 Single Other Laundress Maryland
    Anna Chapman F White 60 Other Seamstress Scotland
  14. 1900 Census: "United States Census, 1900"
    citing Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Affiliate Publication Number: T623; Line: 16; Digital film/folder number: 004120428; FHL microfilm: 1240968; Image number: 956; Sheet number: 9; Sheet letter: A; Packet letter: A; Indexing batch: N00811-4
    FamilySearch Record: M9J8-SGK (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: S3HY-DYZ9-TT8
    Duglas Robinson (44), married head of household in West Orange, Essex, New Jersey, United States. Born in Scotland.
    Duglas Robinson M White 44 Married Head Scotland
    Corinne Robinson F White 40 Married Wife New York
    Theo D Robinson M White 17 Single Son New York
    Corinne Robinson F White 14 Single Daughter New Jersey
    Monroe Robinson M White 13 Single Son New York
    Stewart Robinson M White 10 Single Son New York
    Mary Devany F White 28 Single Ireland
    Joseph Poirrot M White 20 Single France
    Marika Olson F White 21 Single Norway
    Ida Prytz F White 41 Single Sweden
    Katherine Marris F White 61 Single Ireland
    Singue Straum F White 23 Single Sweden
  15. Death of son Stewart D Robinson: "Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1925"
    citing Digital film/folder number: 004282982; FHL microfilm: 2257991; Record number: 174; Packet letter: A
    FamilySearch Record: NW17-WFW (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: S3HT-6SW3-8NF Image number 00174
    Douglas Robinson in death record for son Stewart D Robinson 21 Feb 1909 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.
  16. Obituary of son Stewart Douglas Robinson: "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
    citing Affiliate Name: GenealogyBank, Inc.; Digital film/folder number: 102117539; Image number: 107
    FamilySearch Record: Q5MQ-RW58 (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3Q9M-CSWP-GQ6Z-C
    Name: Douglas Robinson; Source Newspaper: Daily Illinois State Journal; System Of Record: SLS.
  17. Obituary of son Stewart Douglas Robinson: "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
    citing Affiliate Name: GenealogyBank, Inc.; Digital film/folder number: 102229062; Image number: 96
    FamilySearch Record: Q5MR-LM24 (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3Q9M-CSHS-37P9
    Name: Douglas Robinson; Residence Date: 22 Feb 1909; Residence Place: New York; Source Newspaper: Watertown Daily Times; System Of Record: SLS.
  18. Obituary: "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
    citing Affiliate Name: GenealogyBank, Inc.; Digital film/folder number: 102117539; Image number: 107
    FamilySearch Record: Q5M9-SSDM (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3Q9M-CSWP-GQ6Z-C
    Name: Mr Douglas Robinson; Residence Date: 21 Feb 1909; Residence Place: New York City; Obituary Date: 22 Feb 1909; Obituary Place: Springfield, Illinois; Death Date: About 22 Feb 1909; Source Newspaper: Daily Illinois State Journal; System Of Record: SLS.
  19. Obituary of son Stewart Douglas Robinson: "Utah, Obituaries from Utah Newspapers, 1850-2005"
    citing Salt Lake Herald 11, The University of Utah. J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City
    FamilySearch Record: QVSF-RFP6 (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3QSQ-G923-SNQN Image number 00372
    Name: Douglas Robinson; Dasverify: 11-AUG-14; Source Newspaper: Salt Lake Herald 11; Relationship To Head: Parent.
  20. Marriage of daughter Corrine Robinson: "New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1938"
    citing Digital film/folder number: 007586953; FHL microfilm: 1493203; Packet letter: I; Indexing batch: M00680-3
    FamilySearch Record: 24CJ-BS9 (accessed 13 January 2024)
    Douglas Robinson's daughter Corrine Robinson marriage to Joseph Alsop on 4 Nov 1909 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States.
  21. Marriage of son Monroe D Robinson: "Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1925"
    citing Page: 71; Digital film/folder number: 004962981
    FamilySearch Record: KBZR-DG4 (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 33SQ-GRGB-3KY Image number 00072
    Douglas Robinson's son Monroe D Robinson marriage to Dorothy M Jordan on 19 Feb 1916 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States.
  22. Marriage of son Monroe Douglas Robinson: "Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1925"
    citing Digital film/folder number: 007722430; FHL microfilm: 000828836
    FamilySearch Record: Q28J-XPQM (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3Q9M-C9BN-S492-F Image number 00927
    Douglas Robinson's son Monroe Douglas Robinson marriage to Dorothy May Jordan on 19 Feb 1916 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States.
  23. Obituary of son Senator Theodore Douglas Robinson: "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
    citing Affiliate Name: GenealogyBank, Inc.; Digital film/folder number: 102229071; Image number: 658
    FamilySearch Record: Q5MR-TP5Q (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3Q9M-CSHS-3B4T
    Name: Douglas Robinson; Source Newspaper: Watertown Daily Times; System Of Record: SLS.
  24. Obituary: "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
    citing Affiliate Name: GenealogyBank, Inc.; Digital film/folder number: 102229071; Image number: 658
    FamilySearch Record: Q5MR-TP5S (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3Q9M-CSHS-3B4T
    Name: Senator Theodore Douglas Robinson; Obituary Date: 12 Sep 1918; Obituary Place: Watertown, New York; Residence Date: 12 Sep 1918; Residence Place: Harkimer; Death Date: About 12 Sep 1918; Death Place: Amsterdam; Occupation: Senator; Source Newspaper: Watertown Daily Times; System Of Record: SLS.
  25. Death of wife Corinne Roosevelt Robinson: "New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949"
    citing Digital film/folder number: 004007468; FHL microfilm: 2070486; Record number: 43; Packet letter: E
    FamilySearch Record: 2WKZ-CR3 (accessed 13 January 2024)
    Douglas Robinson in death record for wife Corinne Roosevelt Robinson 17 Feb 1933 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States.
  26. Obituary of another person: "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
    citing Affiliate Name: GenealogyBank, Inc.; Digital film/folder number: 102263795; Image number: 292
    FamilySearch Record: Q5QL-4QGH (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3Q9M-CSHX-4HY4
    Name: Douglas Robinson; Residence Date: 17 Feb 1933; Residence Place: New York; Source Newspaper: Springfield Republican; System Of Record: SLS.
  27. Obituary of another person: "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
    citing Affiliate Name: GenealogyBank, Inc.; Digital film/folder number: 105118949; Image number: 154
    FamilySearch Record: Q534-F7B7 (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3Q9M-CS1M-V9HV-C
    Name: Douglas Robinson; Residence Date: 17 Feb 1933; Residence Place: New York; Source Newspaper: Arkansas Gazette; System Of Record: SLS.
  28. Obituary of another person: "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
    citing Affiliate Name: GenealogyBank, Inc.; Digital film/folder number: 102013400; Image number: 83
    FamilySearch Record: QP1Z-V7CP (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3Q9M-CS7T-CSBM-J
    Name: Douglas Robinson; Residence Date: 17 Feb 1933; Residence Place: New York; Source Newspaper: Advocate (Baton Rouge; System Of Record: SLS.
  29. Obituary of another person: "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
    citing Affiliate Name: GenealogyBank, Inc.; Digital film/folder number: 102263795; Image number: 328
    FamilySearch Record: Q5QT-W8WQ (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3Q9M-CSHX-4XM9
    Name: Douglas Robinson; Residence Date: 17 Feb 1933; Residence Place: New York; Source Newspaper: Springfield Republican; System Of Record: SLS.
  30. Obituary of wife Corinne Roosevelt Robinson: "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
    citing Digital film/folder number: 102116940; Image number: 1736
    FamilySearch Record: 4CBS-SHZM (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3Q9M-CSW5-84TX-4
    Name: Douglas Robinson; Relationship To Head: Husband; Source Newspaper: The Plain Dealer; System Of Record: SLS.
  31. Obituary of son Theodore Douglas Robinson: "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
    citing Affiliate Name: GenealogyBank, Inc.; Digital film/folder number: 101766474; Image number: 284
    FamilySearch Record: QPBC-CM65 (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3Q9M-CS3T-VS9Q-H
    Name: Douglas Robinson; Source Newspaper: Boston Herald; System Of Record: SLS.
  32. Obituary of son Theodore Douglas Robinson: "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
    citing Affiliate Name: GenealogyBank, Inc.; Digital film/folder number: 105118950; Image number: 351
    FamilySearch Record: Q534-W4T7 (accessed 13 January 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3Q9M-CS1M-V97H-R
    Name: Douglas Robinson; Source Newspaper: Arkansas Gazette; System Of Record: SLS.
  33. Death of son Monroe Robinson: "New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949"
    citing Digital film/folder number: 004031996; FHL microfilm: 2132190; Record number: 58; Packet letter: L
    FamilySearch Record: 2WPJ-7TX (accessed 13 January 2024)
    Douglas Robinson in death record for son Monroe Robinson 7 Dec 1944 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States.

See also: wikipedia entry for Corrine Roosevelt Robinson

  • Fact: Residence (1880) New York, New York, New York, United States
  • Fact: Residence (1900) District 2 West Orange town, Essex, New Jersey, United States
  • Fact: Burial (1918) Columbia Center, Warren, Herkimer County, New York, USA




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Douglas Robinson Jr [1855-1918] was son of Douglas Robinson Sr [1824-1893] & Frances MONROE [1824-1906] - married 29 Apr 1882 to Corrine ROOSEVELT, etc - wikipedia
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