Facts and Events
Information on Robert Henry
From "The Life of Willim Henry": (Note: based upon the estimated ages of Robert Henry's sons, they would not all had yet reached adulthood by 1722)
"Robert and Mary Ann Henry, who were of Scotch ancestry, sailed for America, via Coleraine, Ireland, with their three adult sons, John, Robert and James in the year 1722, arriving the same year at New Castle, Delaware, whence, after a brief stop, they proceeded to their plantation in West Caln Township, in the charming environment of Chester Co., Province of Pennsylvania. Here both parents died on the same day in 1735, the husband in the morning and the wife in the afternoon, and both were buried in the same grave at Boyd's Presbyterian Meeting House. Of the sons, James married Mary Ann, and Robert married Sarah Davis, sisters, who with their eight children removed to Virginia." Robert and Mary Ann Henry are "buried in the same grave at Boyd's Presbyterian Meeting House".