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Pvt Robert McCormick
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Birth: 1738
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 12, 1818
Steeles Tavern
Augusta County
Virginia, USA

Private, Revolutionary War
Jersey Campaign 1776 & Carolina Campaign (under Nathaniel Green)
Battles of Cowpens & Guilford Court House, helped push back Cornwallis (wounded at Battle of Guilford)
Col. Wm Irvine's Pennsylvania Regiment Company 5

5th son of Thomas (b. Aug 6, 1702) & Elizabeth Caruth (b. May 4, 1705) McCormick; married Martha Sanderson in 1770.

Moved to Virginia in 1779. Occupation: Weaver

Church Elder 1790's. One of the members to refuse hymns which split Old and New Providence Churches

Records from Old Presbyterian Church indicate birth date "before 10/12/1738". Aged 81 Years 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Martha Sanderson McCormick (1747 - 1804)*
 
 Children:
  George Elliot McCormick (1771 - 1849)*
  Elizabeth McCormick (1774 - ____)*
  William McCormick (1776 - 1837)*
  James McCormick (1778 - 1839)*
  Robert McCormick (1780 - 1846)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Robert McCormick
Fifth son of Thomas
and Elizabeth Caruth McCormick
Born near Harriburg PA 1738
Married Martha Sanderson 1770
Removed from Fermanagh Township
Juanita County, PA
To Rockbridge County VA 1779
Died October 12, 1818
_______________________
Robert & Martha McCormick
Had Four Sons
and Two Daughters-viz
George Elliot
James-William-Martha
Elizabeth & Robert

 
Note: Shares stone marker with Martha Sanderson McCormick. Robert's inscription on one side and Martha's on reverse.
 
Burial:
Old Providence ARP Church Cemetery
Spottswood
Augusta County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Row 10, 3
 
Created by: RaderFarm
Record added: Jun 23, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54045570
Pvt Robert McCormick
Added by: Randy Mayer
 
Pvt Robert McCormick
Added by: RaderFarm
 
Pvt Robert McCormick
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- Stephen Lucas
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