|Birth: ||Feb. 12, 1826|
|Death: ||Dec. 13, 1902|
Abel Robinson was born at Olney, Buckinghamshire, England, Feb. 12, 1823, came to the United States in 1848, landing in New York May 29th. In a few days he went to Salem, N. Y.
In 1850 he married Matilda Townsend. In the summer of 1854 he moved to Davenport, Iowa; here on Dec. 9, 1854 his wife died.
In Feb. 1856 he went to Farmington, Ill.; there he married Leah Ann Davison, daughter of the late Elder Samuel Davison. Eight children blessed this marriage, six of whom are still living.
While in Farmington he professed religion and embraced the Sabbath, and in 1863 he became very, earnestly interested in Bible truth, renounced immortal soulism and became a firm believer in the kingdom of God upon earth. He remained firm in this belief to the end of his mortal life.
He was taken sick with pneumonia fever Sabbath morning Dec. 6th and died on Sabbath morning at 3 o'clock Dec. 13, 1902, aged 76 years and 10 months. He leaves a wife and 7 children, one daughter by his first wife, 32 grandchildren and 6 great grand children.
He came to Atchison County, Kansas, in 1865, located on a farm where he lived the remainder of his life. He was buried by the side of his two children, that died some years ago, in the family burial ground on Dec. 15, 1902
Leah Davison Robinson (1830 - 1913)
Martha Della Robinson Page (1852 - 1931)*
Clara Louise Robinson Sheffield (1858 - 1943)*
Sarah Priscilla Robinson Sheffield (1859 - 1921)*
Arabelle Robinson Sheffield (1861 - 1938)*
Cornelia Robinson (1862 - 1870)*
Charles Walter Robinson (1864 - 1875)*
Jabez Edwin Robinson (1866 - 1946)*
Albert Robinson (1869 - 1941)*
Zilla Robinson Stillman (1871 - 1956)*
Robinson Family Cemetery
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Record added: Nov 09, 2012
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