Moses Robinson

Moses Robinson

Birth
Hardwick, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 26 May 1813 (aged 72)
Bennington, Bennington County, Vermont, USA
Burial Bennington, Bennington County, Vermont, USA
Memorial ID 8218825 · View Source
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Vermont Governor, US Senator. He served during the Revolutionary War as a Colonel in the Vermont Militia, and was one of the driving forces for Vermont’s admission to the new United States union after independence from Great Britain was achieved, He served a year’s term as Vermont governor during the time period it was an independent nation, and his negotiations with the Continental Congress secured it’s admission in 1791. He was then elected as one of Vermont’s firs two Senators to the United States Senate, serving from 1791 to 1795, and helped form the Democratic-Republican part that was led by Thomas Jefferson.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
  • Added: 29 Dec 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8218825
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Moses Robinson (22 Mar 1741–26 May 1813), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8218825, citing Old Bennington Cemetery, Bennington, Bennington County, Vermont, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .