Robinson, William Robert



William Robert Robinson
248 Queen Street, Auckland
By Appointment to His Imperial Highness the Grand Duke Alexander of Russia
 
died 1 October 1942 Whanganui, husband of Bessie Maria Robinson, father of Rita, Gladys, Phobe, William and Gordon [1], buried Aramoho Cemetery
 
[1] Auckland Star, Volume LXXIII, Issue 233, 2 October 1942
 
His mother Elizabeth Mary Robinson died 28 February 1896 at Cornhill, Dorchester aged 65 years, wife of Joseph Robinson. 
 
 
Grand Duke Alexander Michaelovitch of Russia, arrived in Auckland on the "Ryndia" 15 March 1888. He was a grandson of Czar Nicholas I of Russia and later the brother-in-law of Emperor Nicholas II.
 










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