Robinson family

Thanks to Diane Johansen for sending thee following excerpt from the Northern Echo. in Aug 2013.
GEORGE ROBINSON. Farmer at The Hutts Farm, Grewelthorpe.

Northern Echo Friday 6 May 1881

Two outbreaks of foot and mouth disease have occurred near Ripon – one at Grewelthorpe where three beasts, the property of Mr George ROBINSON, Hutts Farm, Grewelthorpe are infected and the other at Givendale on Mr T H FODEN’s farm, one beast being reported on Wednesday and three yesterday as infected. The latter were part of a herd of 24 purchased at York last week.

Researching George on the census records.
In 1841 George age 6 is the youngest child of Chris &, Ann Robinson. Other siblings were Jane, Christopher &, Mary. living in Middleton Tyas.
In 1851 George age 17 was a shepherd in Middleton Tyas. He and his sister Mary were living with his aunt and uncle Hannah &, Robert Harrison.
In 1861 he farmed age 25 or 27, on his own in Middleton Tyas with just a local girl as a housekeeper.
In 1871 he farmed at Middleton Tyas with Jane his wife.
In 1881 he was living Hutts Farm age 47 [Born C1834 in Middleton Tyas] Married to Jane of Brunton. Also with him is his 8 year old niece Florence Layfield. from Manchester. One of his servants is Ann Metcalfe of Grewelthorpe.
In 1891 he and Jane and Florence still living Grewelthorpe but the address is now The Reddings.
In 1901 he and Jane on their own in Grewelthorpe. He is still a farmer.
In 1911 George is now a widower and he is living with his nephew Thomas Robinson. a Farmer in Catterick.


Other Robinsons from the Grewelthorpe area.
Last update March 2015.


ANN ROBINSON. Born C1744 Kirkby Malzeard. Living Grewelthorpe age 97 in 1841.
CATHERINE ROBINSON [nee ?]. Born C1810 Kirkby Malzeard. Visiting the Leeming family in K. Malzeard in 1861.
ELLEN ROBINSON. Born C1841 K.Malzeard. Dau of Thomas &, Margaret.
GEORGE ROBINSON. Born C1850 Kirkby Malzeard. Son of Thomas &, Margaret.


Report in York Herald May 1892.
George Robinson Farmer of Grewelthorpe was charged with having obstructed the highway, at Kirkby Malzeard on 14th May, by leaving a cart loaded with hay for a long and unreasonable time, being 35 minutes
without just cause. Was fined 2/6d and 8s costs.


HANNAH ROBINSON Born C1786 Grewelthorpe. Died 1868. Buried Grewelthorpe. Married Marmaduke Tomlinson of Mickley in 1836. Living Grewelthorpe in 1851 &, 1861.
HILDA ROBINSON. Born C 1880 Manchester. Living with Aunt Sarah &, Uncle William in Sawley in 1901.
ISABELLA ROBINSON [NEE?]. Born C1831 Kirkby Malzeard. Married to Francis of Thornthwaite. Living with 4 children &, 2 grand children in Hartwith in 1881.
JAMES ROBINSON. Born C1839 Kirkby Malzeard. At age 12 he was a farm labourer at Azerley working for Wm. Auton.
JOHN ROBINSON. Born C1826 Catterick. Master joiner. Married to Sarah of Kirkby Malzeard.
JOHN ROBINSON. Born C1843 Kirkby Malzeard. Son of Thomas &, Margaret.
JOHN ROBINSON. Born C1866 Fellbeck. A Blacksmith’,s journeyman living Kirkby Malzeard in 1891.
JOSEPH ROBINSON. Born C1879 Richmond. Living Kirkby Malzeard in 1911 unmarried.
MARGARET ROBINSON. Born C1844 Kirkby Malzeard. Dau of Thomas &, Margaret.
MARK ROBINSON. Born C1859 Sheffield. Married to Margaret of Kirkby Malzeard. Living Willow Hse. K.Malzeard in 1881.
MARY ROBINSON [nee ?]. Born C1801 Kirkby Malzeard. In 1871 she was widow. A glass &, china dealer in Pateley Bridge. Living with her 4 daughters.
SARAH ROBINSON. Born C 1860 Sawley. Unmarried in 1901. Farmer. living with brother William and Niece Hilda.
THOMAS ROBINSON. Born C1813 Finghall. Married to Margaret of Kirkby Malzeard. Living Galphay in 1851.
THOMAS ROBINSON. Born C 1846 Kirkby Malzeard. Son of Thomas &, Margaret.
WILLIAM ROBINSON. Born C1793 Kirkby Malzeard. Married to Ann of K.Malzeard. Living Bewerley in 1861. A pauper.
WILLIAM ROBINSON. Born C1848 Kirkby Malzeard. Son of Thomas &, Margaret.
WILLIAM ROBINSON. Born C 1858 Sawley. Farmer living with sister Mary in 1901.
WILLIAM THOMAS ROBINSON. Born C1880 Kirkby Malzeard. Son of Thomas George &, Elizabeth. Living Buck House K. Malzeard in 1881.
Last update Jan. 2015.