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Benjamin Franklin Robey

Benjamin Franklin Robey[1]

Male 1859 - 1945  (86 years)

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  • Name Benjamin Franklin Robey 
    Born 16 Sep 1859  California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 27 Jun 1860  San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1860

    California, San Bernardino, San Salvador, 27 Jun 1860, page 37, San Bernardino Post Office, dwelling 332, family 266

    Theophilus Ruby, head, 25. Sarah J., wife, 19. Children: Benj. F., son, 3/12. He is a farmer; value of real estate is $200; personal property $100. She is born in Mississippi, Benj. born in California. Next door to Robert and Sarah Mathews; Bnj. and Sally Mathews.

    Note: surname transcribed by Ancestry.com as Ruby 
    Age: 3/12 
    Census 1870  TBD Not known at this time Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1880  TBD Not known at this time Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 9 Jun 1900  San Fernando, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1900

    California, Los Angeles, San Fernando, 9 Jun 1900, SD 6, ED 124, sheet 3B, dwelling 55, family 57

    Frank B. Robey, head (Sep 1860). Mary E., wife 34 (May 1866). They have been married for 16 years; 5 children born, 5 living. Children: Ora M., daughter 15 (Jan 1885); Myrtle M., daughter 13 (Jul 1886); Pearl E., daughter 11 (Feb 1889); Albert D., son 9 (Feb 1991); Fern G., daughter (Sep 1891). They are renting a home. He is a railroad laborer. All can read and write except for Albert and Fern; the other children are attending school. All were born in California. His father was born in Virginia, mother in Missouri. Her parents were born in Missouri. 
    Age: 39 
    Census 28 Apr 1910  Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1910

    California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Ward 1, 2nd Township, 28 Apr 1900, SD 8, ED 161, sheet 18A, 726 Carpenter Street, dwelling 381, family 387

    Frank B. Robey, head 50. Mary E., wife 42. First marriage for both; married for 26 years; 5 children born, 5 living. Children: James A., son 19; Grace F., daughter 14. He is a railroad pumper for wages. James is a plumber working out for wages. Home ownership not stated. All can read and write. All were born in California. His father was born in Virginia, mother in Mississippi. Her father was born in California, mother in Missouri. 
    Age: 50 
    Census 9 Jan 1920  Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1920

    California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, 9 Jan 1920, SD 7, ED 87, sheet 27A, 310A State, dwelling 42, family 47

    Frank Roboy, boarder 60; divorced; unemployed. Born in California; parents in Virginia. Can read and write. Boarding with Beatrice Burt. 
    Age: 60 
    Census 1930  TBD Not known at this time Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 20 Nov 1945  Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale), Glendale, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Benjamin Franklin Robey (1859 - 1945) - Find A Grave
    Benjamin Franklin Robey (1859 - 1945) - Find A Grave
    Person ID I2458  clanSoren
    Last Modified 2 Nov 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) 
    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) 
    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 Mary E. Bray,   b. 20 Feb 1865, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1954, Los Angeles County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 11 Oct 1883  San Bernardino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced Bef 1920 
    Children 
    +01. Margaret Leora Robey Married: 2x2x ,   b. 5 Jan 1885, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1949, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     02. Myrtle M. Robey,   b. Jul 1886, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1973  (Age ~ 86 years)
     03. Pearl Emma Robey,   b. Feb 1889, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Married: 1x04. James Albert Robey,   b. 20 Feb 1891, San Luis Obispo County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1957, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    +05. Grace Fern Robey,   b. 26 Sep 1895, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1957, Los Gatos, Santa Clara, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F2828  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S93] Social Security Death Index, Master File, Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration., (Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011.) (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Benjamin Franklin Robey
      Social Security #: 0
      Sex: MALE
      Birth Date: 16 Sep 1859
      Birthplace: California
      Death Date: 20 Nov 1945
      Death Place: Los Angeles
      Mother's Maiden Name: Mathews
      FATHER'S SURNAME: Robey

    2. [S150] California Death Index, 1940-1997, State of California. California Death Index, 1940-1997. Sacramento, CA, USA: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics., (Ancestry.com. California Death Index, 1940-1997 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.) (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Benjamin Franklin Robey
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 16 Sep 1859
      Birth Place: California
      Death Date: 20 Nov 1945
      Death Place: Los Angeles
      Mother's Maiden Name: Mathews
      Father's Surname: Robey

    3. [S111] 1860 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, (Ancestry,com), Year: 1860; Census Place: San Salvador, San Bernardino, California; Roll: M653_64; Page: 651 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S97] 1900 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls., (Ancestry.com), San Fernando, Los Angeles, California; Roll: 92; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0124; FHL microfilm: 1240092 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S98] 1910 United States Federal Census, Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C., (Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.), San Fernando, Los Angeles, California; Roll: 92; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0124; FHL microfilm: 1240092. (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S82] 1920 United States Federal Census, Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C., (Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.), Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California; Roll: T625_146; Page: 27A; Enumeration District: 87; Image: 72 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S93] Social Security Death Index, Master File, Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration., (Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011.) (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S157] Findagrave.com, (Findagrave.com), Memorial 85499098 (Reliability: 3).