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Thomas Robinson

Male 1718 - 1798  (80 years)


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  • Name Thomas Robinson 
    Born 1718  Henrico County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Land Sale 1725 
    Thomas and wife Jane sale 25 acres to James Harris 
    Deed 14 November 1741  Goochland County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Land Sale 19 October 1742 
    Thomas and wife Jane sale for 20 pounds 25a in King William Parish to William Salle. Part of the 50a patented to Jean LeGrand, Jane's father. Witness: John Harris, Wm. Sublet, John Dupree 
    Land Sale 15 April 1746  Goochland County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Thomas & wife Jane, Judith LeGrand, sale James Harris 25a. Land located S side of James River between 2 Manakin Creeks adj the lands of Jane & Judith (her sister) this land has been granted to Jean LeGrand 9 Jul 1725 
    Boundary Change 1748  Goochland County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Part of Goochland County, which had originally been Henrico County, becomes Cumberland County and the following year some of Henrico County becomes Chesterfield County 
    Estate Sale May 1751  Chesterfield County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Witness to Will 1767  Henry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Oath of Allegiance 10 October 1777  Henry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    John, Thomas and Field Robertson, all sons of Thomas Robinson Sr. are on William Ward's Group who signed the Oath of Allegiance. 
    Tax List 1778  Henry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Boundary Change 1785  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Part of Henry County became Franklin County. Thomas & his family probably moved to Henry Co earlier, then later were in Franklin when the boundary changed. 
    Migrated to Henry County? 1760?  Henry County, Va Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Not known why residents of East Va, where indians were not longer a threat, landscape was nice, etc would move their families to sparsely settled, wooded mountains areas, but was cheap & plentiful so might have been a reason. Henry later became Franklin 
    Will 16 (January?) 1790  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    No month given on will. I give to my 5 daughters.....Sarah Staton all my personal property after my decease to be equally divided amongst them... 
    Died October 1798  Rocky Mount, Franklin, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 80 years 
    Siblings 9 siblings 
    Land & Deeds
    Martain, Legrand, Robinson Map
    Person ID P5952  Burress Genealogy of Virginia | My Ancestors

    Father John Robinson
              b. 1689, Henrico County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. April 1768, Cumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Tabitha Jones, (Scruggs)
              b. 1694, Henrico County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Bef. 1768, Henrico County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 1714  Henrico County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2006  Group Sheet

    Wife Jane Magdeline LeGrand
              b. 1725, Henrico County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. After 1798, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 1739  Goochland County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 8 children 
    Family ID F2002  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1718 - Henrico County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1739 - Goochland County, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - Deed from father, 200a bordering the land of Samuel Nichols, "running up Deep Creek, then on a straight course to Muddy Creek" Witness: John Hobson, Field Robinson, C. MacKinne, John Robinson - 14 November 1741 - Goochland County, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Sale - Thomas & wife Jane, Judith LeGrand, sale James Harris 25a. Land located S side of James River between 2 Manakin Creeks adj the lands of Jane & Judith (her sister) this land has been granted to Jean LeGrand 9 Jul 1725 - 15 April 1746 - Goochland County, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBoundary Change - Part of Goochland County, which had originally been Henrico County, becomes Cumberland County and the following year some of Henrico County becomes Chesterfield County - 1748 - Goochland County, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWitness to Will - Thomas Robertson (sic) witnessed the will of Ben Clements. Clements had been a neighbor of Thomas before they headed to western Va. - 1767 - Henry, Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOath of Allegiance - John, Thomas and Field Robertson, all sons of Thomas Robinson Sr. are on William Ward's Group who signed the Oath of Allegiance. - 10 October 1777 - Henry, Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - Lists Thomas Robertson (sic) Sr. Thomas Jr, John and Richard Roberson (sic) - 1778 - Henry, Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBoundary Change - Part of Henry County became Franklin County. Thomas & his family probably moved to Henry Co earlier, then later were in Franklin when the boundary changed. - 1785 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - No month given on will. I give to my 5 daughters.....Sarah Staton all my personal property after my decease to be equally divided amongst them... - 16 (January?) 1790 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - October 1798 - Rocky Mount, Franklin, Virginia, United States of America Link to Google Earth
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