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Charles Lawrence Robinson
Birth: Jul. 21, 1818
Hardwick
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Aug. 17, 1894
Douglas County
Kansas, USA

1st Kansas Governor. Elected as the first Governor of Kansas in February 1861, a month after it became a State. Served from 1861 to 1863, and presided over the Bloody sectional clashes that marked the state during the first part of the Civil War. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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 Parents:
  Jonathan Robinson (1781 - 1858)
  Huldah Woodward Robinson (1782 - 1870)
 
 Spouse:
  Sara Lawrence Robinson (1827 - 1911)*
 
 Sibling:
  Martha Robinson Stone (1814 - 1893)*
  Charles Lawrence Robinson (1818 - 1894)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Lawrence
Douglas County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section S8
 
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Record added: Aug 31, 2000
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 Added: May. 5, 2013
Companion (3rd Class) #06560 - Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U.S.
- Jeffry Burden
 Added: Jan. 13, 2013
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