- Born October 21, 1856 in Waterville, Lucas County, Ohio.
- Parents were HENRY STARKWEATHER and MARY E. WOODBURY.
- Married CARRIE KNOX on February 26, 1885 in Mt. Clemons, Macomb County, Michigan. Carrie was born November 9, 1860 in Macomb County, Michigan. Her parents were JOHN KNOX and ELLEN WELCH.
- ELIZABETH STARKWEATHER, born February 12, 1887 in Coleman County, Texas.
- MARGARET STARKWEATHER, born February 7, 1889 in Coleman County, Texas.
- HELEN STARKWEATHER, born September 23, 1890 in Macomb County, Michigan.
- 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), Pages 317 & 318