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Martha Adeline Robey

Martha Adeline Robey

Female 1866 - 1955  (88 years)

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  • Name Martha Adeline Robey 
    Nickname Addie 
    Born 8 Aug 1866  San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Census 27 June 1870  San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1870

    California, San Bernardino, San Bernardino Township, Post Office: San Bernardino, Page 35, 27 June 1870

    Sarah (Mathews) Robey, 29, keeping house, Mississippi; Sarah M. Robey, 7, at school, California; Adeline, 5, at school, California; Mary H, 2, at home, California  
    Age: 5 
    1870 US Federal Census, Sarah (Mathews) Robey Family, San Bernardino, California
    1870 US Federal Census, Sarah (Mathews) Robey Family, San Bernardino, California
    1870 US Federal Census, Sarah (Mathews) Robey
    1870 US Federal Census, Sarah (Mathews) Robey
    Census 9 Jun 1880  Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1880

    California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, 9 Jun 1880, SD 4, ED 21A, page 127A, Railroad employees, San Fernando Street, dwelling 268, family 405

    Jos. S. Hewett, head 35. Wife, Sarah J., 40. Children: Sarah, daughter 16; Adaline, daughter 14; Mary, daughter 12; Francis, son 20; James, son 17. Jos is a car builder, Sarah is keeping house. Adaline and Mary attended school within the census year. Jos and parents were born in England. Sarah and her parents were born in Mississippi. The children were born in California.

    Note: Sarah, Adaline and Mary were documented in the census with the step-father's surname. Their surname is Robey.  
    Age: 14 
    Census 9 Jun 1900  Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1900

    California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, 9 Jun 1900, SD 6, ED 84, sheet 10A, Ward 8, 206 (un-named street), dwelling 218, family 221

    Robert L. Gifford, head 46 (Jul 1853). Addie, wife, 33 (Aug 1866). They have been married for 19 years; 3 children born, 3 living. Children: Maud, daughter 16 (Apr 1884); Arther, son 12 (Aug 1887); Nattie, daughter 10 (Mar 1890). Also living with them are Marry Richmond, 32 (Jan 1868) and Sen Hewett, 62 (Oct 1837), both single. Robert is a railroad conductor; immigrated from England in 1860; naturalized. Owns home free of mortgage. All can read and write; the children are attending school. Marry is a dress maker and Sen is a day laborer. Robert and his parents were born in England. Addie was born in Ohio, parents in England. The children were born in Ohio. Marry was born in California, parents in Ohio. Sen and his parents were born in Indiana.

    Note: Marry may be a sister (Mary H. Robey). Mother's 2nd husband was a Hewitt so Sen may be related as well. 
    Age: 33 
    Census Apr 1910  Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1910

    California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, District 75, Apr 1910, SD 7, ED 95, sheet 16A, 248 South (illegible) Street, hotel or boarding house

    Robert Clifford, lodger 56. Wife Martha A., lodger 43. They have been married for 27 years; 3 children born, 3 living. He is a railroad conductor working for wages; both can read and write. He and his parents were born in England; immigrated in 1857. She and her parents were born in the United States.  
    Age: 43 
    Census 15 Jan 1920  Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1920

    California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, 15 Jan 1920, District 75, Precinct 229, SD 8, ED 466, sheet 21A, 747 Lake, dwelling 232, family 474

    Robert S. Gifford, head 66. Addie, wife 53. Owns home free of mortgage. He is a railroad conductor for wages. Both can read and write. He and his parents were born in England; immigrated in 1856; naturalized. Addie was born in California; father in Mississippi and mother in Missouri. 
    Age: 53 
    Census 9 Apr 1930  Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 1930

    California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, 9 Apr 1930, SD 16; ED 19-13, sheet 11A, street number and dwelling number illegible, family 259

    Robert L. Gifford, head 76. Martha A., wife 63. He was 29 when first married, she was 16. Renting a home for (illegible) per month. He is not employed. Both can read and write. He and his parents were born in England. She was born in California, father in Missouri, mother in Pennsylvania.  
    Age: 63 
    Census 1940  TBD Not known at this time Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1940

    Possible location of Glendale, Los Angeles, California, 414 East Jackson Street; dwelling 371, a widow. Mary Gifford of right age. 
    Died 23 Jun 1955  San Gabriel, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale), Glendale, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Martha Adeline Robey Gifford (1866 - 1955) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Martha Adeline Robey Gifford (1866 - 1955) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Person ID I1083  clanSoren
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2014 

    Father Ancestors Theophilus Katen Robey Married: 2x2x ,   b. 3 Aug 1834, Shinnston, Harrison, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1923, Arcadia, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ancestors Sarah Jane Mathews Married: 2x2x ,   b. 4 Oct 1840, Mooreville, Lee County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1934, Glendale, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 3 Sep 1858  San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced Aft 1868 
    Family ID F309  Group Sheet

    Family Robert Lee Gifford,   b. Jul 1853, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1935, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Married Abt 1883 
    Children 
    +01. Lottie Maude Gifford,   b. 15 Apr 1884, Tucson, Pima, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1976, Rossmoore, Orange, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    +02. Arthur Lee Gifford Married: 2x2x ,   b. 31 Aug 1886, San Pedro, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1963  (Age 76 years)
    +03. Nettie Alora Gifford,   b. 28 Mar 1890, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1982, San Bernardino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    Last Modified 16 May 2013 
    Family ID F398  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Theo Katen Robey and Daughter Martha Adeline Robey
    Theo Katen Robey and Daughter Martha Adeline Robey

  • Sources 
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      Plot: Azalea Corridor, Azalea Terrace, GM, Lot 0, Space 365

    2. [S103] 1870 United States Federal Census, 1870 U.S. census, population schedules. NARA microfilm publication M593, 1,761 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d., (Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch. Original data: ), Year: 1870; Census Place: San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California; Roll: M593_78; Page: 431 (Reliability: 3).

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    7. [S99] 1930 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls., (Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002), Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California; Roll: 132; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 15; Image: 750.0; FHL microfilm: 2339867 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S157] Findagrave.com, (Findagrave.com), Memorial 85407920 (Reliability: 3).
      Plot: Azalea Corridor, Azalea Terrace, GM, Lot 0, Space 365