Patty Robertson

Female20 March 1775–9 August 1843

Brief Life History of Patty

When Patty Robertson was born on 20 March 1775, in Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut, United States, her father, Solomon Robertson, was 19 and her mother, Martha Hawkins, was 13. She married Joseph Turner Jr on 27 November 1794, in Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. She died on 9 August 1843, in Mansfield, Tolland, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Mansfield, Tolland, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Turner Jr
Patty Robertson
Marriage: 27 November 1794
Anna Turner
Rufus Turner
Lora E. Turner
Martha Turner
Lyman Turner
Mary Turner
Diantha Turner
Wealthy Turner
Joseph Turner
Diantha Turner

Sources (16)

  • Patte Robertson, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Early Connecticut Marriages
  • Martha Turner, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 November 1794Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut, United States
  • Children (12)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

    1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

    Age 6

    The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

    Age 19

    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and English: patronymic from the Middle English, Norman French, and Older Scots personal name Robert + -son. This surname is especially common in Scotland, where Robert was a popular personal name and the name of three kings of Scotland, including Robert the Bruce (1274–1329).

    Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Robertsson: patronymic from the personal name Robert .

    Americanized form of Norwegian and Danish Robertsen, a cognate of 1 above.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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