Person:Melinda Atkins (1)

Melinda "Lindy" Atkins
b.Abt 1798 South Carolina
d.Aft 1880
  • HReuben RobertsonBet 1791 & 1800 - 1843
  • WMelinda "Lindy" AtkinsAbt 1798 - Aft 1880
  1. Thomas Perry Robertson1824 - 1908
  2. Adam Crane Robertson1826 - 1907
  3. Elizabeth Robertson1834 - 1923
Facts and Events
Name Melinda "Lindy" Atkins
Gender Female
Birth[2] Abt 1798 South Carolina
Death? Aft 1880


Reuben ROBINSON dead 5 chn. and wid. Lindy in Alabama. Thos. P., Adam C. ROBERTSON heirs of Reuben ROBERTSON decd. On Dec. 11, 1843 Sarah, Mary, Wm. ROBERTSON heirs of Wm. ROBERTSON decd. of Alabama, Tuskaloosa Co. "do appoint Wm. MOORE of said Co. our Atty. to receive from Jas. ROBERTSON the legacy bequeathed unto the said Wm. ROBERTSON from the will of Wm. ROBERTSON of S. C." Mahala COMBS (late Mahala ROBERTSON) Wm. ROBERTSON of Tuscaloosa Co. appointed John S. MOORE of Fayette Co. Alabama their Atty. to receive their share of Wm. ROBERTSON's est. in Abbeville Dist., she being a dtr. of Reuben ROBERTSON decd. and gr. dtr. of said Wm. ROBERTSON. Daniel SWINDLE and Jersha Caroline SWINDLE his wife, late Jerusha Caroline ROBERTSON of Walker Co. Ala. appointed John S. MOORE their Atty., she being a dtr. of Reuben ROBERTSON decd. and gr. dtr. Wm ROBERTSON decd. On Dec. 11, 1842 Wm. MOORE made gdn of Thos. Perry ROBERTSON, Adam Crane ROBERTSON minors under 21 chn. of Reuben ROBERTSON decd. (Written Robison, Robertson).

(Abstracts of Old Ninety-Six and Abbeville District Wills and Bonds as on file in the Abbeville, South Carolina, Courthouse, Compiled by Willie Pauline Young, Liberty, South Carolina. Copyright 1950, Reprented 1977 by Southern Historical Press. ISBN No.89308-036-5, page 282, 283)

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

    Name: Malinda Robertson
    Age: 45
    Birth Year: abt 1805
    Birthplace: South Carolina
    Home in 1850: District 2, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA
    Gender: Female
    Family Number: 286
    Household Members: Name Age
    Malinda Robertson 45
    Thomas P Robertson 25
    Adam C Robertson 24
    Elizabeth Robertson 14

  2. United States. 1870 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publications M593 and T132).

    Name: Melinda Robertson
    Age in 1870: 70
    Birth Year: abt 1800
    Birthplace: South Carolina
    Dwelling Number: 66
    Home in 1870: Hassell, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Post Office: Northport
    Occupation: Boarder
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    Perry Robertson 49 - [this is Melinda Robertson's son Thomas Perry Robertson]
    Melinda Robertson 70
    Elizabeth Robertson 31 - [this is Melinda Robertson's daughter Elizabeth]

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

    Name: Malinda Robertson
    Age: 82
    Birth Date: Abt 1798
    Birthplace: South Carolina
    Home in 1880: Hassells, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA
    Dwelling Number: 398
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Relation to Head of House: Mother
    Marital status: Widowed
    Father's Birthplace: South Carolina
    Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina
    Household Members: Name Age
    Percy Robertson 55 - [This is Malinda's son Thomas Perry Robertson]
    Elizabeth Robertson 30
    Malinda Robertson 82