Person:Robert Stanton (2)

m. abt 1637
  1. Thomas Stanton1638 - 1718
  2. Mary Stanton1640 - 1744
  3. Captain John Stanton1641 - 1713
  4. Hannah Stantonabt 1644 - 1727
  5. Joseph Stanton1646 - 1714
  6. Daniel Stanton1648 - 1681
  7. Dorothy Stanton1651 - 1742/3
  8. Robert Stanton1653 - 1724
  9. Sarah Stanton1655 - 1713
  10. Samuel Stanton1657 - 1702
m. 12 Sep 1677
  1. Joanna Stanton1679 -
  2. Lucy Stanton1681 - 1687
  3. Anna Stanton1684 -
  4. Mary Stanton1687 -
  5. Robert Stanton1689 -
  6. Thomas Stanton1693 - Bef 1751
  7. Lucy Stanton1696 -
  8. Gardiner Stanton1701 - 1704
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] Robert Stanton
Gender Male
Birth? 1653 New London, New London, Connecticut, United States
Military? 1675 King Phillips War
Marriage 12 Sep 1677 Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United Statesto Joanna Gardiner
Death[3] 24 Oct 1724 Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United StatesPawcatuck
Burial? Wicketquack Cove, Connecticut, United States Family Burial Ground,
Alt Birth? Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

From Savage's Genealogical Dictionary:

ROBERT, s[on]. of the first Thomas his youngest but one, the ch. mem. of 1677, was the youthful soldier, 1676, to wh[o]. the Ind[ian]. capt[ure]. prince Nanunteno made reproachf[ul],. ans[we]r. as Hubbard tells. He d[ied]. 25 Oct. 1724, aged 70, had Robert, b[orn]. 7 Dec. 1689. H[arvard]. C[ollege]. 1712. But other ch[ildren]. bef[ore]. and aft[er]. he had, as he m[arried]. 12 Sept. 1677, Joanna Gardner, and issue were Joann, b[orn]. 5 Jan. 1679; Lucy, 16 Sept. 1681; Ann, 126 Oct. 1684; Mary, 3 Feb. 1687; Thomas 9 Jan. 1693; Lucy, again, 3 May 1696; and Gardner, 27 May 1701.



From It's About Time:

Daniel Mason, Fergus McDowell, Gershom Palmer, Robert Stanton, and James Dean were elected selectmen in the town of Stonington in 1691, and the representative in the Assembly was Nehemiah Palmer.


Will of Robert Stanton of Stonington yeoman 15 Mar 1721/2 wife Mrs. Joanna Stanton personal estate and dwelling house son in law Capt. Robart Denison (yt married my Eldest Daughter Joanna) my Volunteer Lott [& only sd Lott] lying in Voluntown Daughter Anna Stanton 10s Daughter Mary Denison 20s son Mr. Robart Stanton of Salem £100 Son Thomas Stanton & his male issue all my Lands Daughter Lucy MacDowell £50 Grand-Daughter Abigail Denison son Thomas Stanton executor Signed: Robart Stanton. Wit: Samll Stanton Junr, Samll Ranger, Jno Stogell.

22 Oct 1724 codicil … 15 Nov 1724 then Mr. Samuel Stanton Jun, Mr. Samuel Ranger & John Stogell all of sd Stonington personally appeared

References
  1. James Savage, Former President of the Massachusetts Historical Society and Editor of Winthrop's History of New England. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England, Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May 1692, on the Basis of Farmer's. (1860-62 and Genealogical Publishing Co., Baltimore, MD, 1965; Corrected electronic version copyright Robert Kraft, July 1994), Vol. 4, p. 166-167.
  2. Compiled By William L Decoursey. It's About Time. (1735 - 19th Terrace Nw New Brighton, Minnesota 55112).
  3. Stonington Vital Records, in Connecticut, United States. The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records, 2:53.

    STANTON, Robert, d. Oct. 24, 1824