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Samuel Robinson, I

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Death: Died in London, England
Place of Burial: London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel Robinson and Sarah Robinson
Husband of Mercy Robinson and Mercy Leonard
Father of Colonel Samuel Robinson; Moses Robinson, 2nd Governor of Vermont Republic, U.S. Senator; David Robinson; Mercy Safford; Jonathan Robinson and 2 others

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About Captain Samuel Robinson

DAR Ancestor # A097734

Red Flagged: "THIS LINE MAY NOT BE USED FOR MEMBERSHIP IN THE DAR."


This is a Cenotaph,he is buried in Bunhill Cemetery London England ONLY A SIMPLE SLAB OF WHITE MARBLE IN OUR OLD CHURCH YARD, ERECTED BY THE THOUGHTFULNESS OF HIS GRANDSON, DAVID ROBINSON, JR., TELLS US THE STORY OF THE SETTLEMENT OF BENNINGTON, AND HIS DEATH ABROAD. "TO JUSTICE, FREEDOM, DUTY, GOD, AND MAN FOREVER TRUE, STRONG TO THE END, A MAN OF MEN, FROM OUT THE STRIFE HE PASSED."

Died of smallpox while on mission to King of England regarding the ownership of VT land by New York and New Hampshire

Samuel Robinson, was born at Cambridge, Mass. April 4 1707. He married Mercy Leonard, of Southbury, Mass., born 1713. They emigrated to Hardwick: after a residence of 26 years, there, Mr. Robinson, being strongly attached to the New Hampshire Grants, the Territory now called Vermont, removed to Bennington, Oct. 1761. He was the first Magistrate of the State of Vermont. Captain in the French and Indian War Religion - Separatist Active in resisting encroachment of New York on Vermont Imprisoned for his outspokeness at least once in New York State Town Clerk in Hardwick, MA 1737

Town Treasurer 1738

Deacon in 1st Church, then Seperate Church, Hardwick, Mass.

In addition to those linked below Father of: Samuel 9 August 1738 Moses 15 March 1741/42 Jonathan 24 August 1756 Anne 4 October 1759

Inscription: 62y


Note: This is a Cenotaph, he is buried in Bunhill Cemetery London England

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=22440550


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Captain Samuel Robinson's Timeline

1707
April 1, 1707
Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts
1738
August 15, 1738
Age 31
Hardwick, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
1741
March 23, 1741
Age 33
Hardwick, Worcester, MA
1746
March 17, 1746
Age 38
1754
November 11, 1754
Age 47
Hardwick, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
1756
August 11, 1756
Age 49
Hardwick, Worcester, MA, USA
1767
October 27, 1767
Age 60
London, England
1921
February 1, 1921
Age 60
1927
March 2, 1927
Age 60