585. ROBERT FORBES10 ALMY (Edgar M.9, William8, James7, George Brownell6, Holder5, Job4-3-2, William1),b. New Bedford, MA, 10 Feb 1901; d. Oxford, OH, Jan 1969.
He m. Fairhaven, MA, 11 Jun 1930, ELEANOR HALE BLY, b. New Bedford, 25 May 1909; d. Oxford, OH, 9 Aug 1992; dau of William H. and Ida M. (Hale) Bly.
Children, b. New Bedford:
|i||NATALIE HALE11, b. 26 Jul 1932; m. Biloxi, MS, 16 Jun 1951, DALE E. ROLL.|
|ii||JUDITH DENHAM, b 23 Nov 1932; m. THOMAS A. GIBBINS.|
Robert Forbes Almy was a university professor. He received his AB degree from Dartmouth College in 1922; an AM degree from Harvard in 1925; and his Ph.D. from Harvard in 1935. He was an instructor in English at Northwestern University 1925-27; assistant professor of English at Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1929-39, and associate professor 1939-47; professor and chairman of the English Department, 1947.
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