Josiah Robinson

1700–2 April 1766 (Age 66)
Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Josiah

Josiah Robinson was born in 1700, in Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. He married Ruth Merriam on 29 March 1725, in Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 2 April 1766, in his hometown, at the age of 66, and was buried in Meeting House Cemetery, Meriden, New Haven, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Josiah Robinson
1700–1766
Ruth Merriam
1706–1776
Marriage: 29 March 1725
Josiah Robinson
1725–1771
Margaret Robinson
1729–1795
John Robinson
1733–1739
Christopher Robinson
1735–1760

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 March 1725
Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
children

(4)

    Josiah Robinson

    Male1725–1771Male

    Margaret Robinson

    Female1729–1795Female

    John Robinson

    Male1733–1739Male

    Christopher Robinson

    Male1735–1760Male

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Josiah in entry for Christopher Robenson, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Capt. Josiah Robinson, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"
  • Josiah in entry for John Robenson, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

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