Robert Abram Harrell
- Born: 11 May 1875, Nansemond Co., VA.
- Marriage: Anna Lillian Gardner circa 1905 in Suffolk, VA
- Died: 21 Dec 1955, Suffolk, VA at age 80
- Buried: Cedar Hill Cem., Suffolk, VA
The 1900 Federal Census for Cypress Magisterial District, Nansemond Co., Virginia, District 24 records George W. (April 1857) and Sarah E. (Jan 1860) Gardner with children Annie (Mar 1881), Mia (May 1882), Beatrice M. (April 1884), Bessie L. (June 1886), Dora (Aug 1888), Charlie C. (May 1891), and Carrie (Feb 1898). Nearby is Robert A. Harrell (Nov 1874) in the home of his parents E. B. (Aug 1845) and Ella (Sept 1850) Harrell.
The 1910 Federal Census for Suffolk, Nansemond Co., Virginia, District 15 records Robert A. (33) and Ann (30) Harrell with children Mary Louise (4) and Dorothy (3) living at 105 North Street. Robert is a house carpenter.
The 1920 Federal Census for Suffolk, Nansemond Co., Virginia, District 219 records R. A. (44) and Annie L. (40) Harrell with children Mary L. (14), Dorothy (12), Elizabeth (8) living at 325 Saratoga Street. Robert is a salesman at a grocery store.
Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation: House Carpenter (1910) / Salesman at a grocery store (1920).
Robert married Anna Lillian Gardner, daughter of George Washington Gardner and Sarah Elizabeth Collins, circa 1905 in Suffolk, VA. (Anna Lillian Gardner was born on 16 Nov 1879 in Nansemond Co., VA, died on 28 Jan 1969 in Nansemond Co., VA and was buried in Cedar Hill Cem., Suffolk, VA.)