Ralph Robbins

Male Abt 1827 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Ralph Robbins 
    Born Abt 1827  Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 11 Nov 1827  Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    • On Genealogy.com, Jerry Simpson on Oct 3,2004 wrote the following about Ralph Robbins:

      "Family tradition says he left home one morning and was never heard of again."
    Person ID I418  Muse-Nagy
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2019 

    Father William Way Robbins,   b. About 1805, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1859, Hailsham, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Mother Mary,   b. Abt 1801, Steyning, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1871  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married Before 1824  Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • William Way Robbins was not married to Mary Barnes.

      The William Robins married to Mary Barnes was a pork butcher. He and his wife baptized their daughter, Emma, in 1824 in a Presbyterian Church. In the 1841 census, William and his wife and daughter were living on George St. Emma died soon after and was buried in an Independent Chapel. William died in 1848. His wife, Mary Barnes, continued to be a pork butcher for decades. In the 1851 census, she is living with her sister, Sarah Barnes. In the 1861 and 1871 censuses, Mary was a retired pork butcher and living in various residences. According to all censuses, this Mary was born about 1801 in Wisborough Green, Sussex. Emma's baptism states that Mary was the daughter of George and Jane Barnes.

      William Way Robbins married a Mary before 1827. They baptized their son, Ralph, in 1827 in the Church of England. This William was a hostler. In the 1841 census, William was already deceased. His wife and son were living on Marine Parade. In the 1861 census Mary was a nurse and living with her son, Ralph, and his family. In the 1871 census, Mary was a house keeper and her granddaughter was living with her. According to all censuses, this Mary was born about 1801 in Steyning, Sussex. This Mary was not the daughter of George and Jane Barnes.
    Family ID F733  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Buckwell,   b. 26 Aug 1831, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1908, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 1851  Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Mary Robbins,   b. Apr-Jun 1852, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +2. Isabella Carrie Robbins,   b. 9 Oct 1854, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1939, Warwick, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     3. Anne Robbins,   b. 19 Jan 1857, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Arthur Robbins,   b. 20 Aug 1858, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Jane Robbins,   b. 12 May 1860, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Emily Robbins,   b. Abt 1862, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    +7. Alfred Ralph Robbins, Sr,   b. 12 Sep 1863, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1937, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [Birth]
    +8. Harry Robbins,   b. 21 Sep 1866, Steyning, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1938, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)  [Birth]
    +9. Ernest Robbins,   b. 4 Oct 1869, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1945, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     10. Minnie Robbins,   b. 1 Jan 1870, Cuckfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1935  (Age 65 years)
     11. Christina Robbins,   b. 13 Oct 1872, Cuckfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1903  (Age 30 years)
     12. Elizabeth Robbins,   b. 30 Aug 1874, Cuckfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1965  (Age 90 years)
     13. Louisa Robbins,   b. 13 Nov 1876, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1957, Worthing, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2015 
    Family ID F139  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1827 - Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 11 Nov 1827 - Brighton, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1851 - Brighton, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1827 Baptism of Ralph Robins
    1827 Baptism of Ralph Robins
    11 November 1827, Brighthelmstone [Brighton], Sussex, England

    Name: Ralph
    Parents: William & Mary Robins
    Abode: Lavender St
    Profession: Hostler

    FamilySearch.org, Parish registers for St. Nicholas' Church, Brighton, 1558-1891, film 1067107, img 660
    1841 England Census for Mary Robbins Household
    1841 England Census for Mary Robbins Household
    Brighthelmstone, Sussex, England

    In the household:
    Mary Robbins, 40, housekeeper, born in Sussex
    Ralph, 13, born in Sussex

    1851 England Census for Richard Widdington Household
    1851 England Census for Richard Widdington Household
    Brighton, Sussex, England

    In the household:
    Richard Widdington, head, 32, plumber painter, born in Surrey
    Mary Ann Widdington, wife, 28, milliner, born in Sussex
    Ralf Robbins, lodger, unmarried, 27, painter, born in Brighton, Sussex
    1861 England Census for Ralph Robbins Household
    1861 England Census for Ralph Robbins Household
    Brighton, Sussex, England

    In the household:
    Ralph Robbins, head, 34, hair dresser, born in Brighton, Sussex
    Margaret, wife, 28, born in Brighton
    Mary, daughter, 7, scholar, born in Brighton
    Isabel C, daughter, 5, scholar, born in Brighton
    Anne, daughter, 3, born in Brighton
    Arthur, son, 2, born in Brighton
    Jane, daughter, 9 months, born in Brighton
    Mary, mother, widow, 61, nurse, born in Steyning, Sussex
    1871 England Census for Ralph Robbins
    1871 England Census for Ralph Robbins
    Brighton, Sussex, England

    In the household of Ann Barker:
    Ralph Robbins, boarder, Married, 46, plumber (journeyman), born in Brighton, Sussex

    His wife, Margaret, and children were living in a workhouse near Brighton.
    1891 England Census for Ralph Robins Household
    1891 England Census for Ralph Robins Household
    Mortlake, Surrey, England

    In the household:
    Ralph Robins, head, Married, 64, painter, born in Brighton, Sussex
    Clara Robins, wife, Married, 48, born in Bath