Daniel Robbins

about 1760–about 1789 (Age 29)
Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States

The Life Summary of Daniel

Daniel Robbins was born about 1760, in Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States as the son of Richard Gibbons and Mary Wells Battle. 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 29.

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Daniel Robbins
1760–1789
Sarah Pottenger
1764–1827
Marriage: about 1784
Rachel Robbins
1788–1837

Spouse and Children

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

    (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (5)

    World Events (6)

    1775
    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.
    1776
    Age 16
    Maryland is the 7th state.
    1780
    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Robin

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