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Ens Jacob Robinson

Ens Jacob Robinson

Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 7 Jul 1778 (aged 68)
Westford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Westford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 23798935 · View Source
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Husband of Mary Gould. Son of Jacob and Elisabeth (Cummings) Robinson.

In 1775 he commanded the soldiers who first opposed the British at Concord Bridge.

Veteran of the French and Indian War and the Revolutionary War.

Topsfield VRs, births, pg 93
Robinson Jacob, s. Jacob and Elisabeth, Feb. 4, 1709.

Note: BR says he was born Feb. 1709 however, his parents did not marry until May 9, 1709. Headstone calculated birth to 1710 also.

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Memento mori
In memory of
Ensign Jacob
Robinson who
departed this Life
July ye 7th 1778

aged 68 years 4 months
& 21 days

Gravesite Details Birthdate calculated from headstone





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  • Added: 6 Jan 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23798935
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ens Jacob Robinson (4 Feb 1710–7 Jul 1778), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23798935, citing Westlawn Cemetery, Westford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Denise (contributor 46820671) .