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John Robbins, Jr.

Birthdate: (40)
Birthplace: Wethersfield, Connecticut Colony
Death: July 10, 1689 (40)
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
Place of Burial: Wethersfield Village, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Gent. John Robbins and Mary Robbins
Husband of Mary Robbins
Father of John Robbins; Lt. Joshua Robbins; Samuel Robbins; John Robbins and Richard Robbins
Brother of Mary Kimberly; Hannah Warner (Robbins); Comfort Sherman; Capt. Joshua Robbins, Esq.; Infant Robbins and 1 other

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About John Robbins, Jr.

Profile shows this John Robbins as father of Joshua Robbins born 1659, which could not be. [This has been corrected.] NB. Source refers to this John Robbins as John Robbins, Jr. , son of Gent. John Robbins, Sr.

This John Robbins had son Joshua born Mar 1, 1677/78 who married Abigail Warner. See here: "John Robbins, Jr., s. of Gent. John Robbins & wife Mary, b. Sept. 29, 1649 at Wethersfield, Conn. He d. testate at Wethersfield July 10, 1689, Æ 40.

On Apr. 24, 1675 at Wethersfield, John m. Mary Boardman {formerly Boreman}, dau. of Samuel Boreman & Mary Betts, b. Feb. 14, 1644/5 at Wethersfield. They had five children recorded at Wethersfield, Conn:

• i. John Robbins, b. May 5, 1676, d. in his youth Sep 29, 1684.

• ii. Lieut. Joshua Robbins, b. Mar. 1, 1677/78, d. testate bef. Feb. 25, 1763 at Wethersfield (date witnesses gave oath to his will dated July 16, 1759); m. Feb. 10, 1703/04 at Wethersfield (by Capt. John Chester), his cousin Abigail Warner, dau. of Dea. & Lieut. William Warner, Sr. and Hannah Robbins, latter the dau. of the immigrant Gent. John Robbins, b. Jan. 24, 1685/86 at Wethersfield. Her dower thirds were distributed to her Apr. 5, 1763. Seven children of the family.

• iii. Samuel Robbins, b. June 7, 1680, d. testate betw. Feb. 8, 1752 (will) and May 17, 1753 (oath of witnesses); m. Feb. 5, 1712/13 at Wethersfield, Lucy Wolcott, dau. of Samuel Wolcott and Judith Appleton, b. Oct. 16, 1688 at Wethersfield. She d. Nov. 5, 1753 at Wethersfield, Æ 65 (g.s.) Eight children of the family.

• iv. John Robbins, b. Oct. 2, 1684, d. intestate and unm. at Wethersfield Oct 6, 1712, with his estate distributed to his three surviving brothers.

• v. Sgt. Richard Robbins, b. June 8, 1687, d. testate Feb. 7, 1737/38 at Wethersfield, Æ 51 (g.s.); m. Jan. 11, 1710/11 (by Rev. S. Mix), Martha Curtis, dau. of Sgt. John Curtis, Jr. and Elizabeth Wright, b. in Wethersfield Jan. 17, 1690/1. She d. intestate Aug. 21, 1753, Æ 63 (g.s.) Eleven children of the family.

The widow Mary (Boardman) Robbins m. 2) before Mar. 7, 1698/9 an unidentified Denison and d. testate May 18, 1721 at Wethersfield, Æ 77."

More info on this line can be found here: https://books.google.com/books?id=f_Aza7zZrTIC&q=Robbins#v=snippet&q=Robbins&f=false p. 550 ff.

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John Robbins, Jr.'s Timeline

1649
April 29, 1649
Wethersfield, Connecticut Colony
1676
May 5, 1676
Age 27
1677
February 25, 1677
Age 27
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut
1680
June 7, 1680
Age 31
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut
1684
October 2, 1684
Age 35
1687
June 8, 1687
Age 38
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Conncticut
1689
July 10, 1689
Age 40
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
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Wethersfield Village, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States