Noted events in his life were:
• Census, 1901, 48 Church Street, Dawdon, Durham.
• Occupation: Dock Labourer, 1901.
• Census, 1911, 42 Swinebank Cottages, Easington, Durham.
• Occupation: Coal Miner Hewer, 1911.
Robert married Margaret Maria BOWEN, daughter of Edward BOWEN and Esther ERRINGTON, in Dec 1900 in Sunderland, Durham. (Margaret Maria BOWEN was born circa 1878 in Banham, Norfolk and died in 1953 in Seaham, Durham.)
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