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Robert Martin Douglas
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Birth: Jan. 28, 1849
Rockingham County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 8, 1917
Greensboro
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA

A noted attorney, judge, and former Justice of the State Supreme Court. 67 years of age at time of death, Judge Robert Martin Douglas was a son of the famous Stephen A. Douglas of Illinois, and Martha Denny Martin Douglas, daughter of Col. Robert Martin (and gr-niece of Gov. Alexander Martin) of Rockingham Co. NC. He was 4 years of age when his mother died, and 12 years of age when his father died. Much of the time he lived with his grandmother on the Martin plantation in Rockingham Co. NC when he was growing up. He later attended Georgetown University. He married Jessie Madeline Dick, daughter of Judge Robert P. Dick, of Guilford Co. NC. Their home was at 521 Douglas St.in Greensboro at the time of his death. 
 
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 Parents:
  Stephen Arnold Douglas (1813 - 1861)
  Martha Denny Martin Douglas (1824 - 1853)
 
 Spouse:
  Jessie Madeleine Dick Douglas (1855 - 1935)
 
 Children:
  Robert Dick Douglas (1875 - 1960)*
  Stephen Arnold Douglas (1878 - 1907)*
  Martin Francis Douglas (1886 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green Hill Cemetery
Greensboro
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Section 9
 
Created by: SleepingDog
Record added: Feb 07, 2005
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Robert Martin Douglas
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Robert Martin Douglas
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Rest peacefully, my honored 5th cousin 6x removed.
- tamara tillinghast haskett
 Added: Jun. 1, 2014

- Gloria
 Added: Aug. 2, 2013
with respect
- Goddess
 Added: Jul. 7, 2012
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