Person:Joseph Robertson (18)

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Joseph R. Robertson, of Hardeman County, TN & Cross County, AR
b.abt. 1821 Alabama
 
m. bef. 1821
  1. Naomi "Naomy" RobertsonAbt 1817 - 1890
  2. Joseph R. Robertson, of Hardeman County, TN & Cross County, ARAbt 1821 -
  3. Theophilus S. RobertsonAbt 1827 -
  4. Patrick F. Robertson1827 - 1872
  5. Lt. Col. Charles Sevier Robertson, C.S.A.1830 - 1916
  6. Dr. Julius Caesar Nichols Robertson1835 - 1900
  • HJoseph R. Robertson, of Hardeman County, TN & Cross County, ARAbt 1821 -
  • WMary A. CraigAbt 1822 -
m. 26 June 1840
  1. Mary Elizabeth RobertsonAbt 1842 -
  2. Susan RobertsonAbt 1843 -
  3. Virginia A. "Via" RobertsonAbt 1845 -
  4. Tennessee J. RobertsonAbt 1847 -
  5. Kate RobertsonAbt 1850 -
  6. Charles "Charlie" Robertson1850 - 1856
  7. Martha RobertsonAbt 1853 -
  8. Josie RobertsonAbt 1855 -
  9. Clara RobertsonAbt 1857 -
  10. James A. RobertsonAbt 1860 -
  11. William Bruce RobertsonAbt 1864 -
  12. Andrew RobertsonAbt 1866 -
Facts and Events
Name Joseph R. Robertson, of Hardeman County, TN & Cross County, AR
Gender Male
Birth? abt. 1821 Alabama
Marriage 26 June 1840 Hardeman County, Tennesseeto Mary A. Craig

Records in Tennessee

J. R. Robertson bought the Findley lot in Jackson, May 16, 1857 for $1300, from Geo. Snider. (Madison Co. Deed Bk. 19, page 609) Curiously, J. R. Robertson sold this place, whereon he then lived, February 1857. (Ibid., 19, pages 401, 426) He was in debt, for one thing, but as for the full story, that's for someone else to untangle. A J. R. and Mary A. Robertson were in Hardeman Co., Tn., 1860 census. Joseph R. Robertson md. in that county to Mary A. Craig, 1840. Source: TNGenWeb.com

References
  1.   United States. 1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432).

    Name: S R Robertson [J R Robertson]
    Age: 29
    Birth Year: abt 1821
    Birthplace: Alabama
    Home in 1850: Hardeman, Tennessee, USA
    Gender: Male
    Family Number: 244
    Household Members: Name Age
    S R Robertson 29
    Mary Robertson 28
    Elizabeth Robertson 8
    Susan Robertson 7
    Virginia Robertson 5
    Tennessee Robertson 3
    Charles Robertson 0

  2.   United States. 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication M653).

    Name: J R Robertson
    [Joseph R Robertson]
    Age: 39
    Birth Year: abt 1821
    Gender: Male
    Birth Place: Alabama
    Home in 1860: Bolivar, Hardeman, Tennessee
    Post Office: Bolivar
    Dwelling Number: 447
    Family Number: 426
    Occupation: Sawyer
    Real Estate Value: 2000
    Personal Estate Value: 10000
    Household Members: Name Age
    J R Robertson 39
    Mory A Robertson 38
    Mory E Robertson 18
    Via A Robertson 15
    Tennessee J Robertson 13
    Kate Robertson 10
    Mortha Robertson 7
    Josie Robertson 5
    Claria Robertson 3
    Jomes A Robertson 4/12

  3.   United States. 1880 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T9).

    Name: J. R. Robertson
    Age: 58
    Birth Date: Abt 1822
    Birthplace: Alabama
    Home in 1880: Wittsburg, Cross, Arkansas, USA
    Dwelling Number: 15
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    Marital status: Married
    Spouse's name: Mary A. Robertson
    Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
    Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Occupation: Atty At Law
    Household Members: Name Age
    J. R. Robertson 58
    Mary A. Robertson 57
    William Bruce Robertson 16
    Andrew Robertson 14

  4.   United States. U.S., Appointments of U. S. Postmasters, 1832-1971. (Ancestry.com [database online]).

    Name: Joseph R Robertson
    Post Office Location: Matamora, Hardeman, Tennessee
    Appointment Date: 11 May 1842
    Volume #: 12A
    Volume Year Range: 1832-1844