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James Henry Robinson

8 November 1865–18 January 1954

James Henry Robinson, brother-in-law to George F. Richards, was born on 8 November 1865 to Oliver Lee Robinson and Lucy Miller in Farmington, Utah Territory. He married Romaine Chaffin on 18 December 1889 and was a merchant and store manager. He also served two terms as mayor of Farmington. He died on 18 January 1954 in Farmington.[1]

  1. [1] James Henry Robinson, death certificate, 18 Jan. 1954, “Utah Death Certificates, 1904–1964,” database with images, FamilySearch,; James H. Robinson and Rheumina E. Chaffin, marriage license, 18 Dec. 1889, Davis County, Utah, Marriage License Records, 1887–1966, film no. 004624255, FHL; “To Observe 50th Anniversary,” newspaper clipping, available at FamilySearch, accessed 27 June 2019,