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John M. Robins

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Cherrystone, Northampton, Virginia
Death: Died in Cherrystone, Northampton, Virginia
Immediate Family:

Son of Col. Obedience Robins and Grace Waters Robins
Husband of Esther Robins Whittington
Father of Esther Denwood; Obedience Robins; Major John Robins; Edward Robins; Littleton Robins and 3 others
Brother of Obedience Robins, Jr.; Dorothea Andrews; Frances Pigott and Mary Cowdrey
Half brother of William Waters, Sr. and Margaret Waters

Managed by: James Michael McCullough, Jr.
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About Major John Robins

Col. Obedience Robins I, chirurgeon, b. April 16, 1601, in Long Buckby, Eng., son of Richard & Dorothy Robins, arrived in Virginia by 1628. He was appointed one of the first commissioners [justices] of Accomack Co. in 1632, was six times a member of the House of Burgesses, and a member of the Council. Col. Robins settled on a 950 a. tract "Salt Grove" or "Cherrystone" on Cherristone Creek, n.w. of modern-day Cheriton in Northampton Co. which passed to his son, Major John Robins, and continued in the family until 1866.

from: http://arlisherring.com/tng/getperson.php?personID=I003841&tree=Herring&PHPSESSID=d4d3e7ec0be585b3bd4794d81bd1597c --------------------

Maj John ROBINS [I] b 5 Jul 1636 d 18 May 1709 m 9 Jan 1662

m Ester LITTLETON b 1646 d < 1709, daughter of Col Nathaniel LITTLETON and Ann SOUTHEY. John [I] & Ester had eight surviving children

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Major John Robins's Timeline

1636
May 7, 1636
Cherrystone, Northampton, Virginia
July 6, 1636
1662
January 9, 1662
Age 25
Northampton, Virginia, USA
1665
1665
Age 28
1669
April 29, 1669
Age 32
Saltgrove, Northampton, Virginia, USA
1671
1671
Age 34
1675
1675
Age 38
1677
1677
Age 40
Cherrystone, Northampton, Virginia, USA
1677
Age 40
1680
1680
Age 43