Mary Robinson

about 1757–
East Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Mary

Mary Robinson was born about 1757, in East Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States as the daughter of Nichols. She married Henry Hughes on 24 November 1774, in East Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters.

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Henry Hughes
1751–1785
Mary Robinson
1757–
Marriage: 24 November 1774
Hannah Hughes
1778–
Mary Hughes
1778–
John Hughes
1783–
John Hughes
1784–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 November 1774
East Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    Nichols

    MaleMale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1776

Age 19

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 24

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.
1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 31

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robin .

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

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