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Increase Robinson, Sr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Dorchester, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Death: Died in Taunton, Bristol County, Province of Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of William Robinson, of Dorchester and Margaret Robinson
Husband of Sarah Robinson
Father of Increase Robinson, Jr.; Sarah Deane; Hannah Williams; Bethiah Pitts; Josiah Robinson and 2 others
Brother of Samuel Robinson; Prudence Bridge and Waiting Penniman

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About Increase Robinson, Sr.

Second son of William & Margaret Robinson, who came, it is thought, from Canterbury, England in 1637 and settled in Dorchester.

Increase Robinson and his wife Sarah Penniman had seven children,--three sons and four daughters.

  1. Increase Jr. who married Mehitabel Williams of Taunton, and died in Taunton in 1738;
  2. Ebenezer born in Taunton in 1680, married Mary Williams and died in South Raynham October 9, 1753;
  3. Josiah who died single in 1703 or 4;
  4. Sarah, who married Samuel Dean of Taunton;
  5. Bethiah, who married Peter Pitts of Taunton;
  6. Hannah, who married John Williams of Taunton, and
  7. Abigail, who married John Forbes of Bridgewater.
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Increase Robinson, Sr.'s Timeline

1642
March 14, 1642
Dorchester, Massachusetts Bay Colony
March 14, 1642
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts
March 14, 1642
Dorchester, Norfolk, Massachusetts
1667
1667
Age 24
Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts
1670
March 8, 1670
Age 27
Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts
1670
Age 27
Raynham, Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts
1673
1673
Age 30
Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts
1675
1675
Age 32
Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts
1680
1680
Age 37
Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts