Major John Robins

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John Robins

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

Son of Col. Obedience Robins and Grace Robins
Husband of Esther Robins Whittington
Father of Thomas Robbins; Obedience Robins; Major John Robins; Edward Robins; Littleton Robins and 4 others
Brother of Obedience Robins, Jr.; Dorothea Andrews; Frances Littleton Pigott and Mary Cowdrey
Half brother of Margaret? Robins; William Waters, Gov and Margaret Waters

Managed by: James Michael Jr. 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
1646
1646
Age 9
Cape Charles, Northampton County, Virginia Colony
1665
1665
Age 28
1669
April 29, 1669
Age 32
Saltgrove, Northampton, Virginia, USA
1671
1671
Age 34
Northampton County, Virginia, United States
1675
1675
Age 38
1677
1677
Age 40
1677
Age 40
Chincoteague Island, VA, USA