Rose Robinson1

F, #711001, b. 25 August 1881, d. 31 March 1962
Mother*Mary Jane Robinson2 b. 14 Feb 1860, d. 8 Dec 1934
RelationshipGreat-grandaunt of Robert Michael Damon
Rose Robinson with her twin nephews Farnam & Philip Damon (Florence Smith Damon's youngest children).
     Rose Robinson, daughter of Mary Jane Robinson, was born on 25 August 1881 in Dursley, Gloucestershire, England.2,1,3 Rose Robinson was the daughter of Mary Jane Robinson.2 Rose Robinson died on 31 March 1962 Massachusetts, at age 80. She and Mary Jane Robinson were buried in Brookdale Cemetery, Dedham, Massachusetts; Rose Robinson on same headstone was 'adopted orphan' or cousin raised by the Robinsons - worked as upstairs maid - ?never married

Was known to Betty (Charlotte Elizabeth) as 'Little Gramma'.4
     Rose Robinson was living with Matthew Robinson and Jane Parker at Waterly Bottom, North Nibley, Gloucestershire, England.3 Rose Robinson immigrated in 1907.1 As of before 1920, Rose Robinson lived at 55 Chestnut Street, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.1 She was a servant before 1920.1 Rose's mother Mary Jane Robinson died on 8 December 1934 in 428 Main Street, Concord, Massachusetts.4,5 Rose Robinson took a trip in 1937 to 2 Poole Terr., Dursley, Gloucestershire, England, from Boston via Liverpool (6 Apr 1937) and returning via Liverpool to Boston (26 Sep 1937.)6,7 She was naturalized on 11 July 1939 at Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.8


1891in North Nibley, Gloucestershire, EnglandRose Robinson was enumerated with Matthew Robinson on the census of 3 April 1891 in North Nibley, Gloucestershire, England, as Grand Daughter.3
1901in St Mary Redcliff, Bristol, Gloucestershire, EnglandRose Robinson was enumerated on the census of 31 March 1901 in St Mary Redcliff, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England.9
192055 Chestnut Street, Boston, Suffolk, MassachusettsRose Robinson was enumerated on the census of 1 January 1920 55 Chestnut Street, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.1
1930in 34 Welch Rd, Brookline, Norfolk County, MassachusettsRose Robinson was enumerated on the census of 17 April 1930 in 34 Welch Rd, Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, as Servent.10
Last Edited9 Jun 2010


  1. [S208] United States Census, 1920, Rose Robinson, Massachusetts, Suffolk County, Boston, Enumeration District 684, Sheet 10A, Line 43, T625_742. (Ancestry,
  2. [S270] Rose Robinson entry, Birth Registration, (unknown repository, unknown repository address.).
  3. [S263] UK CENSUS, 1891, Matthew Robinson, England, Gloustershire, North Nibley, Class RG12; Piece 2001; Folio 117; Page 9; GSU Roll 609711. (Ancestry,
  4. [S249] GEDCOM File: v93t0615.ged imported on 2005/11/29 at 09:38:33. online unknown url,.
  5. [S10] Interview with Edward Kennan Damon (Squim, WA), by Richard Smith Damon. Richard Smith Damon (Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in), Remembers Mary Jane, who lived at his house, dying at home, and him being sent off because of this.
  6. [S273] Rose Robinson (10391) entry; Sameria List or Manifest of Alien Passangers for the United State, 26 Sept 1937; in Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Boston, Massachusetts, 1891-1943 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives), 430.
  7. [S274] Rose Robinson (10391) entry; Scythia UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960, 6 Apr 1937; in BT26 (Kew, Richmond, Surrey: Board of Trade: Commercial and Statistical Department and successors: Inwards Passenger Lists).
  8. [S272] Rose Robinson (10391), US Naturalization Record, 4676628 (11 july 1939); Ancestry,
  9. [S271] UK CENSUS, 1901, Rose Robinson, England, Gloustershire, Bristol, St Mary Redcliff, Class: RG13; Piece: 2377; Folio: 50; Page: 18.. (Ancestry,
  10. [S275] United States Census, 1930, Rose Robinson, Massachusetts, Norfolk County, Brookline, Enumeration District 11-27, Sheet 15A, Line 27, T626_933. (Ancestry,