Daniel Robbins

Maleabout 1760–about 1789

Brief Life History of Daniel

Daniel Robbins was born about 1760, in Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States. He married Sarah Pottenger about 1784, in Prince George's, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died about 1789, in Maryland, United States, at the age of 31.

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Daniel Robbins
Sarah Pottenger
Marriage: about 1784
Rachel Robbins

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  • Marriage
    about 1784Prince George's, Maryland, United States
  • Children (1)

    World Events (6)


    Age 15

    "During the six-year Revolutionary war, more of the fights took place in New Jersey than any other colony. Over 296 engagements between opposing forces were recorded. One of the largest conflicts of the entire war took place between Morristown and Middlebrook, referred to as the ""Ten Crucial Days"" and remembered by the famous phrase ""the times that try men's souls"". The revolution won some of their most desperately needed victories during this time."


    Age 16

    Maryland is the 7th state.


    Age 20

    "Sometimes referred to as the ""forgotten victory"", the Battle of Springfield was one of the last major battles fought in the north during the Revolutionary War. The British defeat effectively ended their ambitions to reclaim New Jersey. Washington praised the New Jersey Militia for their universal effort and great spirit"

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Robin , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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