- Born: 18th April 1872, Philadelphia, USA
- Marriage: Sarah Bleackley 2nd Jan 1892 in St Peter's Church, Bury
- Died: 16th Sept 1910, Bury, Lancs at age 38
- Buried: Bury Cemetery
Noted events in his life were:
• Marriage, 1st Jan 1892, St Peter's Church, Bury.
Robert married Sarah Bleackley, daughter of Thomas Bleackley and Millicent Gee, 2nd Jan 1892 in St Peter's Church, Bury. (Sarah Bleackley was born 18th March 1869 in Warth Fold, Radcliffe and died 26th Jan 1942 in Bury , Lancs.)