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Alva Dora Roberson

Alva Dora Roberson[1]

Male 1850 - 1931  (80 years)

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  • Name Alva Dora Roberson 
    Nickname Dode 
    Born 4 Sep 1850  Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Jul 1931  Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Wheatland Cemetery, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1906  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 25 Apr 2019 

    Father Samuel Roberson,   b. 22 Jun 1821, Meade, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1902, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Ann Catherine Conrad,   b. 1824, Harrison, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1864, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 11 Nov 1841  Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1127  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Zylpha Ann Ellis,   b. 1853, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1925, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1876  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Oliver Ellis Roberson,   b. 15 Feb 1877, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1955, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. George Elmer Roberson,   b. 17 Dec 1878, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1902, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
     3. Villa Roberson,   b. Aug 1881, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Ida Bell Roberson,   b. 20 Feb 1885, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1956, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     5. Cora Roberson,   b. 25 Dec 1886,   d. 2 Nov 1889  (Age 2 years)
     6. Leroy Roberson,   b. 13 Mar 1889, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1964, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     7. Carrie R. Roberson,   b. Nov 1891, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1951, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years)
     8. Walter Ulysses Roberson, Sr.,   b. 23 Nov 1894, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1936, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F1013  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Married Aft 1925 
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F1130  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
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  • Notes 
    • 1870 United States Federal Census Name: Alva D Robertson Birth Year: abt 1851 Age in 1870: 19 Birthplace: Indiana Home in 1870: Steen, Knox, Indiana Race: White Gender: Male Post Office: Wheatland Samuel Robertson 49 Ruth Robertson 33 John E Robertson 21 Alva D Robertson 19 Ammita A Robertson 17 Mary A Robertson 12 Malanie J Robertson 10 Ottas S Robertson 4 Lilly J Robertson 3 Ida A Robertson 1 John Miller 12 Samuel H Miller 10 George W Miller 8

      1880 United States Federal Census Name: Oliver E. Robison Home in 1880: Palmyra, Knox, Indiana Age: 3 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1877 Birthplace: Indiana Relation to Head of Household: Son Father's Name: Alvadora Robison Father's birthplace: Indiana Mother's Name: Ezylpha Robison Mother's birthplace: Indiana Marital Status: Single Race: White Gender: Male Alvadora Robison 28 Ezylpha Robison 26 Oliver E. Robison 3 George Elmer Robison 1 Ellis G. Smith 16

      1900 United States Federal Census Name: Dora Roberson Home in 1900: Steen, Knox, Indiana Age: 49 Birth Date: Sep 1850 Birthplace: Indiana Race: White Relationship to Head of House: Head Father's Birthplace: Indiana Mother's Birthplace: Indiana Spouse's Name: Zelpha A Roberson Marriage Year: 1876 Marital Status: Married Years Married: 24 Dora Roberson 49 Zelpha A Roberson 46 Geo E Roberson 27 Villa Roberson 18 Ida B Roberson 15 Leroy Roberson 11 Carrie Roberson 8 Walter L Roberson 11 Samuel Caldwell 20

      1910 United States Federal Census Name: Alva D Roberson Age in 1910: 59 Estimated Birth Year: 1851 Birthplace: Indiana Relation to Head of House: Head Father's Birth Place: Indiana Mother's Birth Place: South Carolina Spouse's Name: Zylpha A Roberson Home in 1910: Steen, Knox, Indiana Marital Status: Married Race: White Gender: Male Alva D Roberson 59 Zylpha A Roberson 56 Carrie R Roberson 18 Walter L Roberson 15

      1920 United States Federal Census Name: Alva D Roberson Home in 1920: Steen, Knox, Indiana Age: 69 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1851 Birthplace: Indiana Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)[Head] Spouse's Name: Zylpha A Roberson Father's Birth Place: Indiana Mother's Birth Place: South Carolina Marital Status: Married Race: White Sex: Male Home Owned: Own Able to Read: Yes Able to Write: Yes Alva D Roberson 69 Zylpha A Roberson 66 Carrie R Roberson 28 Katherine Carnahan 12

      Alva Dora Roberson Birth: Sep. 4, 1850 Crawford County Indiana, USA Death: Jul. 19, 1931 Knox County Indiana, USA Family links: Parents: Anna Catherine Conrad Roberson (1824 - 1865) Spouse: Zylpha A. Ellis Roberson (1853 - 1925) Children: Oliver Ellis Roberson (1877 - 1955)* George Elmer Roberson (1878 - 1902)* Ida Bell Roberson Overbay (1885 - 1956)* Leroy Roberson (1889 - 1964)* Siblings: Harvey W. Roberson (1844 - 1854)* Edmond Roberson (1846 - 1864)* John Emory Roberson (1848 - 1928)* Alva Dora Roberson (1850 - 1931) Albert S. Roberson (1859 - 1863)* *Calculated relationship Burial: Wheatland Cemetery Wheatland Knox County Indiana, USA Maintained by: Dorothy Parke Originally Created by: Ron Yates Record added: Nov 22, 2011 Find A Grave Memorial# 80842382

  • Sources 
    1. [S86] Ancestral File (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998).