Decendants of Richard ROBARDS

Submitted by Gary Robards
(16 June 2002)

Generation 1 
Generation 2 
Generation 3 
Generation 4

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Generation No. 1

1. RICHARD1 ROBARDS was born Abt. 1715 in of Wheathampstead, Herts, England, and died October 1774 in Wheathampstead, Herts, England. He married HANNAH LAKE September 27, 1739 in Harpendon, Herts, England, daughter of JOHN LAKE and HANNAH. She was born Abt. 1718 in of Wheathampstead, Herts, England, and died 1793 in Wheathampstead, Herts, England.

More About RICHARD ROBARDS:
Burial: October 28, 1774, Wheathampstead, Herts, England

More About HANNAH LAKE:
Burial: April 6, 1793, Wheathampstead, Herts, England

Children of RICHARD ROBARDS and HANNAH LAKE are:

i. RICHARD2 ROBARDS, b. September 10, 1741, Wheathampstead, Herts, England; d. January 30, 1741/42, Wheathampstead, Herts, England.

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Baptism: October 4, 1741, Wheathampstead, Herts, England

ii. HANNAH ROBARDS, b. August 2, 1743, Wheathampstead, Herts, England.

More About HANNAH ROBARDS:
Baptism: August 21, 1743, Wheathampstead, Herts, England

iii. SARAH ROBARDS, b. February 26, 1744/45, Wheathampstead, Herts, England; d. January 8, 1809, Wheathampstead, Herts, England; m. EDWARD BASSILL, April 21, 1799, Wheathampstead, Herts, England; b. of Redbourne.

More About SARAH ROBARDS:
Baptism: March 25, 1745, Wheathampstead, Herts, England

iv. ROBERT ROBARDS, b. January 15, 1746/47, Wheathampstead, Herts, England; d. Abt. 1771, Wheathampstead, Herts, England.

More About ROBERT ROBARDS:
Baptism: February 13, 1746/47, Wheathampstead, Herts, England
Burial: March 12, 1771, Wheathampstead, Herts, England

v. THOMAS ROBARDS, b. November 5, 1749, Wheathampstead, Herts, England; d. Abt. 1755, Wheathampstead, Herts, England.

More About THOMAS ROBARDS:
Baptism: November 26, 1749, Wheathampstead, Herts, England
Burial: June 18, 1756, Wheathampstead, Herts, England

vi. MARY ROBARDS, b. March 17, 1751/52, Wheathampstead, Herts, England; d. 1753, Wheathampstead, Herts, England.

More About MARY ROBARDS:
Baptism: April 5, 1752, Wheathampstead, Herts, England
Burial: February 11, 1753, Wheathampstead, Herts, England

vii. JANE ROBARDS, b. June 18, 1756, Wheathampstead, Herts, England.

More About JANE ROBARDS:
Baptism: July 11, 1756, Wheathampstead, Herts, England

2. viii. JOHN ROBARDS, b. December 14, 1759, Wheathampstead, Herts, England; d. 1797, Wheathampstead, Herts, England.

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Generation No. 2

2. JOHN2 ROBARDS (RICHARD1) was born December 14, 1759 in Wheathampstead, Herts, England, and died 1797 in Wheathampstead, Herts, England (Source: Parish Register). He married MARY THRALE November 18, 1784 in Sandridge, Herts, England, daughter of THOMAS THRALE and ANN PARSONS. She was born Bef. October 3, 1762 in Sandridge, Herts, England, and died June 12, 1832 in Cromer Hide, Hatfield, Herts, England.

More About JOHN ROBARDS:
Baptism: January 6, 1760, Wheathampstead, Herts, England
Burial: December 5, 1797, Wheathampstead, Herts, England

More About MARY THRALE:
Burial: June 18, 1832, Wheathampstead, Herts, England
Christening: October 3, 1762, Sandridge, Herts, England (Source: British Isles Vital Record Index, Second Edition.)

Children of JOHN ROBARDS and MARY THRALE are:

3. i. THOMAS3 ROBARDS, b. September 4, 1785, Wheathampstead, Herts, England; d. September 25, 1854, Lemsford Mills, Hatfield, Herts, England.

ii. ELIZABETH ROBARDS, b. July 30, 1787, Wheathampstead, Herts, England (Source: British Isles Vital Record Index, Second Edition.); d. October 7, 1799, Wheathampstead, Herts, England.

More About ELIZABETH ROBARDS:
Baptism: September 27, 1787, Wheathampstead, Herts, England
Burial: October 14, 1799, Wheathampstead, Herts, England

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Generation No. 3

3. THOMAS3 ROBARDS (JOHN2, RICHARD1) was born September 4, 1785 in Wheathampstead, Herts, England (Source: British Isles Vital Record Index, Second Edition.), and died September 25, 1854 in Lemsford Mills, Hatfield, Herts, England. He married ELIZABETH NIGHTINGALE January 12, 1826 in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England, daughter of JOHN NIGHTINGALE and EDITH. She was born Abt. 1800 in Hitchin, Herts, England, and died December 6, 1851 in Hatfield, Herts, England.

More About THOMAS ROBARDS:
Baptism: October 9, 1785, Wheathampstead, Herts, England
Burial: 1854, Wheathampstead, Herts, England

More About ELIZABETH NIGHTINGALE:
Baptism: November 5, 1800, St Mary's, Hitchin, Herts, England
Burial: Wheathampstead, Herts, England

Children of THOMAS ROBARDS and ELIZABETH NIGHTINGALE are:

i. ELIZABETH4 ROBARDS, b. 1836, Lemsford Mills, Hatfield, Herts, England; d. February 1, 1866, Wheathampstead, Herts, England.

More About ELIZABETH ROBARDS:
Baptism: June 4, 1836, Hatfield, Herts, England
Burial: Wheathampstead, Herts, England

ii. SOPHIA ROBARDS, b. 1838, Lemsford Mills, Hatfield, Herts, England.

iii. JANE ROBARDS, b. 1838, Lemsford Mills, Herts, England; d. January 18, 1892, Wheathampstead, Herts, England.

More About JANE ROBARDS:
Baptism: May 16, 1838, Hatfield, Herts, England
Burial: Wheathampstead, Herts, England

iv. THOMAS ROBARDS, b. 1840, Lemsford Mills, Hatfield, Herts, England; d. March 7, 1853, Wheathampstead, Herts, England.

More About THOMAS ROBARDS:
Baptism: May 7, 1840, Hatfield, Herts, England
Burial: Wheathampstead, Herts, England

4. v. JOHN ROBARDS, b. March 27, 1842, Lemsford Mills, Herts, England; d. October 2, 1927, Alfriston, Sussex, England.

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Generation No. 4

4. JOHN4 ROBARDS (THOMAS3, JOHN2, RICHARD1) was born March 27, 1842 in Lemsford Mills, Herts, England, and died October 2, 1927 in Alfriston, Sussex, England. He married KATE BAXTER (Source: Lawrence Robards.) June 4, 1875 in Stone, Kent, daughter of MORRIS BAXTER and ELIZA GARLAND. She was born May 21, 1850 in Holloway, London, and died August 7, 1933 in Alfriston, Sussex, England.

More About JOHN ROBARDS:
Baptism: July 20, 1842, Hatfield, Herts, England
Burial: Alfriston, Sussex, England
Occupation: 1881, Ship Broker

Children of JOHN ROBARDS and KATE BAXTER are:

i. ELIZABETH5 ROBARDS, b. 1876, Bexley, Kent (Source: 1881 Census John Robards, PRO 865-82-20.); d. January 28, 1951, Alfriston, Sussex (Source: brother Lawrence Robards).

More About ELIZABETH ROBARDS:
Occupation: She was a part-time teacher

ii. ARCHIBALD JOHN ROBARDS, b. Abt. 1878, Dartford, Kent (Source: 1881 Census John Robards, PRO 865-82-20.); d. January 7, 1961, Polegate, Sussex (Source: Info from brother Lawrence Robards); m. ETHEL BRAY.

More About ARCHIBALD JOHN ROBARDS:
Burial: Polegate, Sussex

iii. FRANK WALTER ROBARDS, b. Abt. 1879, Dartford, KENT (Source: 1881 Census John Robards, PRO 865-82-20.); d. October 21, 1966, Dartford,KENT (Source: brother Lawrence Robards); m. CATHLEEN EDGAR.

More About FRANK WALTER ROBARDS:
Occupation: Veterinary Surgeon in Dartford, Kent

iv. HAROLD STANLEY ROBARDS, b. January 27, 1881, Dartford, Kent, England; d. February 26, 1966, Oakland, Alameda Co, CA; m. NELLIE TAYLOR, April 7, 1910, Vancouver, BC; b. September 4, 1880, Leeds, Yorkshire, England; d. October 20, 1967, Castro Valley, Alameda Co, CA.

More About HAROLD STANLEY ROBARDS:
Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Oakland, CA
Occupation: worked in Anglo Foreign Banking Co. Ltd.

More About NELLIE TAYLOR:
Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Oakland, CA

v. LESLIE COOPER ROBARDS, b. September 1883, Dartford, Kent (Source: Free BMD.); d. Abt. 1888, Grove Park, Kent.

More About LESLIE COOPER ROBARDS:
Immigration: never married

vi. WINIFRED HILDA ROBARDS, b. November 18, 1889, Grove Park, Kent; d. March 14, 1968, Maidstone, Kent; m. GEORGE ARNOLD YOUNG, December 21, 1916, Alfriston, Sussex.

vii. LAWRENCE STUART ROBARDS, b. February 28, 1894, Grove Park, Kent (Source: himself); d. April 27, 1971, Oxford, Oxfordshire; m. DOROTHY HOPE WISE, 1921.

More About LAWRENCE STUART ROBARDS:
Burial: May 3, 1971, Oxford, Oxfordshire

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