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Corinne (Roosevelt) Robinson (1861 - 1933)

Corinne Robinson formerly Roosevelt
Born in New York City, New York County, New York, United Statesmap
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Wife of — married 29 Apr 1882 [location unknown]
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Died at age 71 in New York City, New York, United Statesmap
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Corinne Roosevelt (27 September 1861 – 17 February 1933) was an American poet, writer, lecturer, and public speaker. She was also the younger sister of former President of the United States Theodore Roosevelt and an aunt of future First Lady of the United States, Eleanor Roosevelt.[1]

Very close, like a sister, to Theodore's first wife, Alice Hathaway Lee Roosevelt.

On 29th of April 1882, she married Douglas Robinson, Jr. (1855 – 1918), son of Douglas Robinson, Sr. (1824 – 1893) and Frances Monroe (1824 – 1906) at the Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church.[2] They had the following children:

  1. Theodore Douglas Robinson (1883 - 1934)
  2. Corinne Douglas Robinson Alsop (1886 - 1971)
  3. Monroe Douglas Robinson (1887 - 1944)
  4. Stewart Douglas Robinson (1889 - 1909)

She died on the 17th of February 1933 in New York. She is buried in Robinson Cemetery, Columbia Center, Herkimer County, New York, USA.[3]


  1. Wikipedia: Corrine Roosevelt Robinson. Last accessed Aug 2, 2017.
  2. Wikipedia cites: "Robinson-Roosevelt: A Beautiful Church wedding and a Brilliant House Reception". The New York Times. 30 April 1882. Retrieved 20 February 2017.
  3. FindAGrave: Corrine Roosevelt Robinson: Memorial ID: 54494616 Created by: Ron Buchinski. Record added: Jul 05, 2010. Last accessed Aug 2, 2017.
  • Wikipedia contributors. "Douglas Robinson Jr.." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Accessed 19 Sept 2022.

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Roosevelt-438 and Roosevelt-22 appear to represent the same person because: same parents and dates, please approve this merge
posted by Robin Lee

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