The Culbert Family Genealogy Project:
 Connecting a Migratory People

Robert CULBERT

Male 1832 - 1919  (87 years)


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  • Name Robert CULBERT  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 1832  County Derry, Northern Ireland, U.K. Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Jan 1919  [6, 7
    Buried 9 Jan 1919  Mt. Vernon Cemetery, 2300 Greenock Buena Vista Road, McKeesport, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 15135 Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I295  Culbert | Branch: Thomas Culbert (I2659), b.c. 1775, Co. Donegal, IRE. Some children migrated to Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
    Last Modified 25 Jan 2015 

    Father Samuel E. CULBERT,   b. Abt 1791, Prob. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1836, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Mother Dorcas WILLOCK,   b. Abt 1815, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1835  (Age ~ 20 years) 
    Family ID F3037  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Arabella BYARD,   b. Between 1838 and 1839, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1918  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married 1868  [9
    Children 
     1. William CULBERT,   b. Abt 1869, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Elizabeth CULBERT,   b. Abt 1871, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +3. Lyda CULBERT,   b. Abt 1873,   d. Abt 1880  (Age ~ 7 years)
     4. John Speer CULBERT,   b. 1874, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1918  (Age 44 years)
     5. Mary CULBERT,   b. Oct 1884, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +6. Mayme CULBERT,   b. 1885,   d. 1940  (Age 55 years)
    Last Modified 3 Feb 2015 
    Family ID F4747  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1832 - County Derry, Northern Ireland, U.K. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 9 Jan 1919 - Mt. Vernon Cemetery, 2300 Greenock Buena Vista Road, McKeesport, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 15135 Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • 1860 U.S. Federal Census, Roll 1065, Elizabeth, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., p. 256, Dwelling 373, Family 373, Samuel C. Rankin household, Enumerated 20 Jun 1860
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      "Robert Culbert, 20, M, Farmer, personal estate value: $35, b. Ireland"

      1870 U.S. Federal Census, Roll 1292, Elizabeth Township, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., p. 30A, dwelling 432, family 414, enumerated 13 Jul 1870, P.O. Elizabeth
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      "Robert Culbert, age 30, male, white, Farmer, b. Ireland, father & mother foreign born, male U.S. citizen age 21
      or greater
      Arabell Culbert, age 32, female, white, keeping house, b. Pennsylvania
      William Culbert, age 1, male, white, b. Pennsylvania"

      1880 U.S. Federal Census, Roll 1089, p. 228C, Robert Culbert household, Elizabeth, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
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      - Robert Culbert, W, M, 40, Self, M, Farmer, b. IRE, p.b. IRE
      - Arabell Culbert, W, F, 31, Wife, M, Keeping House, b. PA, f.b. VA, m.b. PA
      - William Culbert, W, M, 11, Son, S, At Home, b. PA, f.b. IRE, m.b. PA
      - Eliza Culbert, W, F, 9, Dau., S, At Home, b. PA, f.b. IRE, m.b. PA
      - John Culbert, W, M, 5, Son, S, At Home, b. PA, f.b. IRE, m.b. PA

      1900 U.S. Federal Census, E.D. 377, Precincts 3-4, Elizabeth Twp., Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, sheet 22A, family 435, Robert Culbert household, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M3M3-RG1: accessed 20 Sep 2012, FHL microfilm 1241367
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      - Robert Culbert; head; M; W; M32; 60; b. Feb 1840, Ireland; p.b. IRE; immig. 1847
      - Arabell Culbert; wife; F; W; M32, 4 children(sic)-3 living; 53; b. Dec 1847, Pennsylvania; f.b. VA; m.b. PA
      - Mary Culbert; dau.; F; W; S; 16; b. Oct 1884, Pennsylvania; f.b. IRE; m.b. PA
      - Lila C. Thompson; granddaughter; F; 7; b. Pennsylvania
      [Mary and Mayme may be same person. Lyda not in 1880 census.]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1313] International Genealogical Index ©, (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints), Birth of Robert Culbert (1840), Record submitted after 1991 by a member of the LDS Church. No additional information is available.

    2. [S1313] International Genealogical Index ©, (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints), Marriage of Robert Culbert & Arabella Byard (Abt. 1860), Record submitted after 1991 by a member of the LDS Church. No additional information is available.

    3. [S2010] Philadelphia Passenger Lists, 1800-1945, (Ancestry.com).

    4. [S2098] Rankin Family Website.

    5. [S1209] Hillis, Sharon, Personal, Oct 2003.

    6. [S1313] International Genealogical Index ©, (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints), Death of Robert Culbert (1919), Record submitted after 1991 by a member of the LDS Church. No additional information is available.
      year only

    7. [S1727] Mt. Vernon Cemetery, http://www.cemeteryregister.com/search.asp?id=McKeesport_PA, Culbert Burial Record viewed 5 Jan 2014.

    8. [S1727] Mt. Vernon Cemetery, http://www.cemeteryregister.com/search.asp?id=McKeesport_PA, Culbert Burial Record viewed 5 Jan 2014.
      Sec. F, Lot 0756, Grave 1

    9. [S136] 1900 United States Federal Census, Microfilm Series T623., E.D. 377, Precincts 3-4, Elizabeth Twp., Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, sheet 22A, family 435, Robert Culbert household, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M3M3-RG1: accessed 20 Sep 2012, FHL microfilm 1241367.
      See Notes for Robert