Rev. Joseph Thomas Robert

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Joseph Thomas Robert

Birthdate: (77)
Birthplace: Robertville, St. Peter's Parish, SC
Death: 1884 (76)
Immediate Family:

Son of James Jehu Robert and Charlotte Anne (Lawton) Robert
Husband of Adeline Elizabeth Robert
Father of Brig. General Henry Martyn Robert
Brother of Thirza Evelina Rhodes; Benjamin J. Robert; Eliza Jane Robert; Alexander Robert; Sarah Robert and 2 others

Managed by: Richard Arthur Neary
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About Rev. Joseph Thomas Robert

Reverend Joseph Thomas Robert moved his family from Robertville, South Carolina to Ohio because of his strong opposition to slavery. He later became the first president of Morehouse College where there is a dormitory on the campus named after him.

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Rev. Joseph Thomas Robert's Timeline

November 26, 1807
Robertville, St. Peter's Parish, SC
May 2, 1837
Age 29
Robertville (Black Swamp), St. Peter's Parish, SC
Age 76