Elizabeth Jane Robinson (1891 - 1946)

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South Yarra, Australia

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South Yarra, Australia

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Father: Ryan Edward Alfred Robinson
Mother: Frances M Duers Robinson

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1891 - In the year that Elizabeth Jane Robinson was born, on March 14th, a lynch mob stormed the Old Parish Prison. The mob lynched 11 of the 19 Italians who were arrested for - but found to be innocent of - the murder of New Orleans Police Chief David Hennessy.

1893 - Elizabeth was just 2 years old when on November 7th, the women of Colorado were given the right to vote via a state referendum. Fifty-five percent of voters turned out and the referendum passed with 35,798 voting in favor and 29,551 voting against.

1899 - By the time she was merely 8 years old, the meaning of Chinese "oracle bones" was rediscovered. Farmers in China had been turning up the bones in their fields for generations but most often they were ground up and sold as medicine. The chancellor of the Imperial Academy and a friend noticed, before they ground the bones, that they had writing. The bones had been used around the second millennium BC for divination.

1929 - She was 38 years old when on October 29th (Black Tuesday), the stock market crashed in the United States. Billions of dollars were lost and some investors committed suicide as a result, having lost their fortunes. This ushered in the 12 year, worldwide Great Depression.

1946 - In the year of Elizabeth Jane Robinson's passing, pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

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Elizabeth Jane Robinson passed away in 1946 in South Yarra, Australia at age 55. There is no listed cause of death. She was born in 1891. She was born to Ryan Edward Alfred Robinson and Frances M Duers Robinson, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree.

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