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Robert Peter, Sr

Birth
Scotland
Death 15 Nov 1806 (aged 80)
Georgetown, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Burial Georgetown, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Memorial ID 41893600 · View Source
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Justice of the Peace, Frederick county, Md. of which Montgomery county was still a part of, as well as the city of Georgetown. 1st elected mayor of Georgetown, then part of Md. in 1791. One of 19 landowners who sold land to George Washington for the formation of the District of Columbia. Had numerous landholdings in the Mt. Pleasant and Pleasant Plains sections of the city. Built and owned many houses, some still standing today and bearing his name in title search. Remains were later removed (29Oct1891) and placed in family plot at Oak Hill cemetery in nearby Georgetown section of Washington, D.C.


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  • Created by: Fred Sanford
  • Added: 13 Sep 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 41893600
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Peter, Sr (20 Jul 1726–15 Nov 1806), Find A Grave Memorial no. 41893600, citing Old Presbyterian Cemetery (Defunct), Georgetown, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by Fred Sanford (contributor 46577478) .