Robert Urwin or Irwin came to the U.S. about 1840 from Northumberland, England, with wife Elizabeth Porter and six children: Robert-1826, Henry-1828, Jane-1832, Elizabeth-1835, Ellen Jane-1838 and Mary-1840.
Settled in Perry Co., Indiana. Lived a while in Illinois.
Robert Jr married Jane Edgley 1852. Their children Elizabeth-1853,Charlotte-1856, Mary Ellen-1858, Jane-1861, Henry-1863, Robert Lincoln-1865, Annie-1868.
Jane is buried in Coal Valley Illinois.