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William Robinson
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Birth: Apr. 10, 1868
Austin Center
Sanilac County
Michigan, USA
Death: Nov. 21, 1936
Sanilac County
Michigan, USA

Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon in the family home for William Robinson, 68, Austin pioneer, and a Sanilac public servant more than forty years, who passed away Wednesday, November 18, after an illness of two years.

Rev. W. L. Card of Bay Port, a former pastor of the Cumber church, officiated and was assisted by Rev. Hitchens of Peck and Rev. Waung of Argyle. Burial was in Elkland cemetery.

William Robinson was born in Austin Township, April 10, 1868, and was well known throughout Sanilac county, having served as Sanilac road commissioner for eight years and for nearly 20 years he was clerk of Austin Township. He began his public life when he was 21 years old and was elected supervisor of Austin Township.

He is survived by his widow, two daughters, Mrs. Sarah Asher, Caro and Mrs. Marion Fuester, Greenleaf; one son, Milford Robinson, Evergreen; three brothers, John Robinson, Ubly, Samuel Robinson, Shabbona, and George Robinson, Austin; One sister, Mrs. Nettie Lapeer, Austin, and three grandchildren.


CASS CITY CHRONICLE - NOVEMBER 27, 1936

 
 
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 Parents:
  George Robinson (1836 - 1903)
  Sarah Cole Robinson (1841 - 1876)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Whitfield Robinson (1864 - 1945)
 
 Children:
  Joseph Milford Robinson (1898 - 1982)*
  Sarah Robinson Asher (1899 - 1969)*
  Marion W. Robinson Fuester (1903 - 1988)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Robinson (1867 - 1957)*
  William Robinson (1868 - 1936)
  Samuel Thomas Robinson (1870 - 1956)*
  George William Robinson (1883 - 1962)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Elkland Township Cemetery
Cass City
Tuscola County
Michigan, USA
 
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Record added: Jul 31, 2009
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William Robinson
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