Arthur James ROBERTS, son of Elijah ROBERTS and Ann KNIBBS , was born 25 December 1887 in Southington, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA. He died 27 June 1951 in Rocky Hill, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA. UNKNOWN. She died bef. 1910.

Children of Arthur James ROBERTS and UNKNOWN are:
1. Ernest ROBERTS, b. abt. 1901
2. Arthur ROBERTS, b. abt. 1904

Notes for Arthur James ROBERTS:

We can see Arthur in the 1900 census return living with his mother and her second husband, Orville Root:
Orville A ROOT Head Apr 1840
Ann ROOT Wife May 1852
Arthur O ROBERTS Son Dec 1887

See Arthur's Military Registration Card from 1917


Arthur married and had two children, Arthur Jr., and Ernest. We can see him in the 1920 census return living at Wolcott, New Haven, Ct. Ernest was then aged 8, and Arthur, 5. There was no wife or mother listed in the household but there was a housekeeper and her daughter:
Roberts Arthur J Head 32 Connecticut Carpenter
Roberts Earnest Son 8 Connecticut
Roberts Arthur Son 5 Connecticut
Knapp Emma Housekeeper 32 Germany Housekeeper
Knapp Doris M Boarder 8 Connecticut

See Arthur's Military Registration Card from 1942


He's buried at Oak Hill Cemetery, Southington, Ct, USA

Our gratitude goes to the members and volunteers at Find A Grave web site for recording the details, in memory of Arthur.

Sources for Arthur James ROBERTS:

  1. Personal Contact with Barbara Knibbs,
  2. Personal Contact with Shirley Walter,
  3. 1900 US Federal Census,
  4. Military Registration Card, gave actual date of birth. 
  5. LDS Connecticut, Death Index, 1949-2001,
  7. 1910 US Federal Census,

Notes for UNKNOWN:

Notes for Ernest ROBERTS:

Sources for Ernest ROBERTS:

  1. 1910 US Federal Census,

Notes for Arthur ROBERTS:

Sources for Arthur ROBERTS:

  1. 1910 US Federal Census,