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Reuben P. Roberson

Reuben P. Roberson

Male 1864 - 1914  (~ 49 years)

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  • Name Reuben P. Roberson 
    Born Dec 1864  Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 May 1914  Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: killed in steel mill in Chicago, IL 
    Buried Saint Boniface Cemetery, Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3362  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 25 Oct 2011 

    Father Elijah Roberson,   b. 17 Apr 1817, Hardin, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1890, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Mary Henderson Landiss,   b. 26 Nov 1824, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1909, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 17 Mar 1842  Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F991  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mettie B. Adkins,   b. Oct 1870, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1939, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Married 1892  Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Bertha G. Roberson,   b. Jul 1892, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. N.E. Roberson
     3. L.L. Roberson, Sr.
     4. Mamie M. Roberson,   b. Abt 1903, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 26 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F1887  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ximenie Catherine Sink,   b. 17 Dec 1866,   d. 8 Jan 1950, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 1 Jul 1908  Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Roberson,   b. Abt 1909, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 26 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F1888  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
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  • Notes 
    • 1870 United States Federal Census Name: Reuben Robertson Birth Year: abt 1863 Age in 1870: 7 Birthplace: Indiana Home in 1870: New Albany Ward 4, Floyd, Indiana race: White Gender: Male John J Robertson 34 Malinda Robertson 33 Charles H Robertson 9 Reuben Robertson 7 Elina J Robertson 5 George Robertson 1

      1880 United States Federal Census Name: Reuben B. Roberson Home in 1880: Jennings, Crawford, Indiana Age: 17 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1863 Birthplace: Indiana Relation to Head of Household: Son Father's Name: J. T. Father's birthplace: Indiana Mother's Name: Malinda Mother's birthplace: Indiana Occupation: Work On Farm Marital Status: Single Race: White Gender: Male

      1900 United States Federal Census Name: Ruben P Roberson Home in 1900: Sterling, Crawford, Indiana Age: 35 Birth Date: Dec 1864 Birthplace: Indiana Race: White Gender: Male Relationship to head-of-house: Head Father's Birthplace: Indiana Mother's Birthplace: Indiana Spouse's name: Mettie B Roberson Marriage Year: 1892 Marital Status: Married Years Married: 8 Ruben P Roberson 35 Mettie B Roberson 29 Bertha G Roberson 7 Norie E Roberson 6 James F Adkins 57 Alice Mc Donald 20

      Cook County, Illinois, Marriages Index, 1871-1920 Name: Reuben P Roberson Age: 43 Gender: Male Birth Year: abt 1865 Marriage Type: Marriage Marriage Date: 1 Jul 1908 Spouse Name: Mrs. Katherine Baker Spouse Age: 40 Spouse Gender: Female FHL Film number: 1030439

      Catherine Roberson, nee Sink, beloved wife of the late Reuben, loving mother of John, and Mrs. Margaret Reynolds, grandmother of four, great-grandmother of five. Funeral Wednesday, 9 a.m., from chapel, 7705 Cottage Grove avenue, to St. Dorothy's church; mass 9:30 a.m. Interment St. Boniface 's. (Source: Chicago Tribune (IL); Date: January 10, 1950)

      killed in steel mill in Chicago, IL

      Reuben P. Roberson who died Friday last was buried Sunday from his residence, 5932 Lafayette Ave. Services were held at St. Anne's church, and interment was at St. Boniface cemetery.

      (Burial Confirmation: 10/25/2011; From: CatholicCemeteries@cathcemchgo.org; Sent: Tuesday, October 25, 2011; ron@yatesville.net; Subject: Response to Genealogical Search Request; Cemetery: ST. BONIFACE ;Last Name: ROBERSON ; First Name: RUEBIN ;Grave: - ; Lot: S1/2 ; Block: 5 ; Section: W ; Date Interred: 5/17/1914 ; Age: 44)

      1930 United States Federal Census Name: Catherine Roberson Home in 1930: Chicago, Cook, Illinois Age: 63 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1867 Birthplace: Illinois Relation to Head of House: Mother-in-Law Race: White Edward Reynolds 40 Margaret Reynolds 38 Thomas Reynolds 12 George Reynolds 9 Catherine Roberson 63 John Roberson 21