Robert Patterson

1760–21 August 1800
Pilesgrove Township, Salem, New Jersey, British Colonial America

The Life of Robert

When Robert Patterson was born in 1760, in Pilesgrove Township, Salem, New Jersey, British Colonial America, his father, Robert Patterson, was 35 and his mother, Maudlen Magdalena Ritsman, was 28. He married Naomi Barber on 6 April 1785, in Salem, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Robert Patterson
1760–1800
Naomi Barber
1764–
Marriage: 6 April 1785
James Patterson
1783–
Elizabeth Patterson
1789–
Robert Patterson
1791–
Joseph Patterson
1784–1832
Margaret Patterson
1785–1859
Benjamin Patterson
1789–1852

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 April 1785
Salem, New Jersey, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

    Margaret Patterson

    Female1757–Female

    Male1760–1800Male

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from a pet form of Pate , a short form of Patrick .2 Irish: in Ulster of English or Scottish origin; in County Galway, a surname taken by bearers of Gaelic Ó Caisín ‘descendant of the little curly-headed one’ (from Gaelic casán), which is usually Anglicized as Cussane.

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

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Sources (3)

  • New Jersey, Marriages, 1670-1980; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QSQ-G9XF-CV8L?cc=2365247&wc=Q87X-228%3A1589572427
  • Robert Patterson in entry for Benjamin Patterson, "New Jersey, Deaths, 1670-1988"
  • Robert Patterson, "New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985"

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