Patriot: Robbins, John Purnell (2, p.289)(5)(6)(N)

SAR #: P-279746 (5)

DAR #: A096699 (6)


Date: 1742 (5) March 8, 1742 (6)

Location: Virginia (6)



Spouse: Anna Spence (6)


Children: Littleton, John Littleton, John, John Bowden, James Bowdoin (6)

Support for American Revolution

Military Service: Soldier. (5) Private Maryland Line Continental Army 1780. (2

Public Service: Justice of the Peace. Judge of Orphan’s Court, Worcester Co. MD (6)

Civilian Aid:

Oath of Allegiance:

Residency: Worcester Co. MD (6)


Date: 1818 (5) post 1835 (2) post 1780 (6)(N)


Find-A-Grave #: Not found

Headstone GPS Coordinates:


Notes: Surname also spelled Robins. Pensioned (S35051) 1818. (2) DAR records list Worcester Co. MD as death location. (6)

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Source Information Codes

(1) MDSSAR Patriot Index (no longer active)

(2) "Revolutionary Patriots of Montgomery County, Maryland 1776-1783" by Henry C. Peden, Jr.

(3) Montgomery County Cemetery Inventory

(4) Find A Grave

(5) NSSAR Patriot Research System

(6) NSDAR Genealogical Research System

(N) See Notes section of record for additional information about this field.

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