Patriot: Willson, Robert (2, p.362)(4)(5)(6)(N)

SAR #: P-321567 (5)

DAR #: A-127784 (6)


Date: circa 1718 (4)(6)

Location: Fife, Scotland (4)(6)



Spouse: Christina Albright (4)(5) Mary Douglass (4)(6)


Children: (Douglass) Martha, Euphron, Agness (6). (Douglass) Margaret, Sarah, Nathan, Elizabeth, Thomas, James, John, Obediah, Euphene, Martha, Robert, Jane, Susannah (4)

Support for American Revolution

Military Service: Soldier. (5)

Public Service:

Civilian Aid: Provided wheat for use of the military 1781 (2)

Oath of Allegiance: March 2, 1778 before the

Hon. Elisha Williams. (2)(6)

Residency: Sugar Loaf MC (2)


Date: Sept. 24, 1794 (2)(4)(6)

Cemetery: Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville (3)(4)(5)(N)

Find-A-Grave #: 122392458

Headstone GPS Coordinates: N39.17980; W77.41457

Marked: Marker with SAR emblem installed 2014 by Monocacy Cemetery.

Notes: Listed as “Robert Wilson Sr.” in DAR records and Peden. (2)(6) There is no evidence in Monocacy Cemetery records of this patriot, although his son (Robert Willson, 1762-1835) is buried there. (4) Cemetery location also listed in DAR Magazine Vol. 51 #4 p. 205.

Last Updated: 8 / 5 / 2014

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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(1) MDSSAR Patriot Index (no longer active)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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