Elias Robinson

1742–1836 (Age 93)
Windham, Windham, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Elias

When Elias Robinson was born on 22 August 1742, in Windham, Windham, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Peter Robinson Jr., was 45 and his mother, Ruth Wilmarth Fuller, was 36. He married Lucy Champion Richardson on 30 January 1777, in Windham, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 16 April 1836, in Pittsford, Rutland, Vermont, United States, at the age of 93.

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Family Time Line

Elias Robinson
1742–1836
Lucy Champion Richardson
1752–1834
Marriage: 30 January 1777
Lucy Richardson Robinson
1778–1859
Rev. Ralph Robinson
1780–1863
John Williams Robinson
1782–1863
Eliab Robinson
1785–1785
Albigence Waldo Robinson
1787–1859
Rev Septimus Robinson
1790–1860
Betsey Robinson
1792–1814

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
30 January 1777
Windham, Connecticut, United States
children

(7)

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 34

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

Age 39

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.
1791

Age 49

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robin .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Eliab Robinson, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Eliab Robinson, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Eliab Robinson in entry for Lucy Williams, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

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