- Born July 13, 1853 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois.
- Parents were CHARLES ROBERT STARKWEATHER and MARY HUNTINGTON EAGER.
- Married FRANKIE EDWARDS in Beloit, Rock County, Wisconsin. Frankie died in 1882.
- Married ESTELLA STAPLES on January 24, 1894 in Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa.
CHILDREN WITH FRANKIE EDWARDS
- LOUIS STARKWEATHER, died at age 3 years.
- JULIA GERTRUDE STARKWEATHER, born November 28, 1881.
- Carlton Lee Starkweather, A Brief Genealogical history of Robert Starkweather of Roxbury and Ipswich, Massachusetts : who was the original American ancestor of all those bearing the name of Starkweather, and of his sons John Starkweather of Ipswich, Mass., and Preston, Conn., and (unknown: unknown, 1904), Page 317
- 1900 Cook County, Illinois Census
- 1910 Cook County, Illinois Census