Chope, Robert

Birth Name Chope, Robert
Gramps ID I0588
Gender male


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth [E4290] 1 May 1834 Bideford Devon  
Occupation [E4291]   Tinman


Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Chope, Walter [I0584]
Mother Hyatt, Eliza [I0370]
         Chope, Robert [I0588]
    Sister     Chope, Eliza [I0589]
    Brother     Chope, Walter Langford [I0590]
    Sister     Chope, Caroline [I0591]
    Sister     Chope, Isabella Frances [I0592]
    Sister     Chope, Alice [I0593]


Robert is found on the US Census for 1860 in Kings, Brooklyn, New York. He is living with Richard and Hannah Belch and their children as a Boarder.

A tinman, tinsmith or tinner works with light metal (such as tinware) and can refer to someone who deals in tinware, The word smith is cognate with the somewhat archaic English word, "smite", meaning "to hit" or "to strike". Originally, smiths practiced their crafts by forming metal with hammer blows.


Type Value Notes Sources
RFN 633485640


  1. Chope, Walter [I0584]
    1. Hyatt, Eliza [I0370]
      1. Chope, Robert
      2. Chope, Eliza [I0589]
      3. Chope, Walter Langford [I0590]
      4. Chope, Caroline [I0591]
      5. Chope, Isabella Frances [I0592]
      6. Chope, Alice [I0593]