Fonds ID494 - Beverley Robinson family

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Beverley Robinson family

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  • Textual record

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CA MNBM ID494

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  • 1750-1927 (Creation)
    Creator
    Robinson, Beverley

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40 cm of textual records

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(1754-1816)

Biographical history

Beverley Robinson (1754-1816) served in the Loyal American Regiment (commanded by his father, Beverley Robinson Sr.). He married Ann Barclay. He was allotted land in Nova Scotia but settled in Fredericton, New Brunswick. His descendants farmed on the nearby Nashwaaksis River. He held several important judicial appointments and served on the Legislative Council.

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Scope and content

This fonds includes papers that relate to Beverley Robinson, his descendants and allied families, including Anthony Allaire, and John and Susan DeLancey Robinson. Included are correspondence, financial records, estate records, deeds and other materials. F25 includes a diary kept by Joshua Winslow, Commissary General of the British Army, 1750.

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Acquired from Courtland Robinson estate (Saint John), 1964

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  • English

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