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Robinson, John

Male 1627 - 1659


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  • Christened  15 Jan 1626/27  Denston, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Buried  1659  Denston, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died  21 Nov 1659  Denston, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I08654  My Genealogy
    Last Modified  13 Jun 2015 

    Father  Robinson, John,   c. 13 Aug 1581, St Mary Le Bow, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 18.01.1673/74, Gravesend, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Jenkinson, Bridget,   c. 25 Jun 1592, St Bride Fleet Street, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 17 May 1675, Gravesend, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  25 Apr 1612  Fulham, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F01629  Group Sheet

    Family  Alleyn, Elizabeth,   b. Abt 1631, Of Hatfield Peverel, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1699, Denston, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1650  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Robinson, Edmund, Of Denston, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Robinson, Bridget, Of Denston, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Robinson, William,   d. 1659-1699
    >4. Robinson, John,   b. Abt 1654, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 19 Dec 1704, Denston, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F02652  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Will of John Robinson of Gravesend, Kent 31 August 1660 PROB 11/301



      ...The Calthorpe Estate occupies the south-eastern corner of the parish of St. Pancras between Gray's Inn Road on the west, the Fleet River on the east, the parish boundary on the south and Battle Bridge Field on the north.
      ....John Hobson, citizen and haberdasher of London conveyed to John Robinson, citizen and merchant taylor of London in 1585. This John Robinson, elected alderman for Aldgate Ward in 1592, died on 19th February, 1600. (ref. 24) His son, John Robinson, died 22nd November, 1609, holding in St. Pancras three closes of pasture (36 acres) in the occupation of Lewis Owen, Knyston and Smith, which he bequeathed (ref. 25) to his third son, William Robinson. He also owned the manor of Denston Hall or Denardiston Hall in Suffolk which went to his eldest son, John Robinson, aged 25. In 1659 William Robinson, then of Great Stanmore, Middlesex, sold (ref. 26) the estate to his nephew, John Robinson of Gravesend. ....John Robinson of Gravesend bequeathed (ref.27) it to his younger son, William, on whose death without issue it came to his elder brother, Sir John Robinson of Denardiston, who married Amy, daughter of Sir Gervase Elves, and died in 1704. (ref. 28) Dame Amy Robinson and her son in 1706 conveyed (ref. 11) to Richard Gough, of London, merchant...
      From: 'The Calthorpe Estate', Survey of London: volume 24: The parish of St Pancras part 4: King’s Cross Neighbourhood (1952), pp. 56-69. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=65562 Date accessed: 19 February 2011.
      From: 'The Calthorpe Estate', Survey of London: volume 24:


      "Here lieth the body of John Robinson, the son of John Robinson, Esqr. He was born in 1625 at Denston Hall, in Suffolk; died ye 21st of November, 1659, being the age of 34 years; axid buried the Is of December following. He had three sons, and one daughter; whereof two, viz. Edmund and Bridget, lye buried by him. An exact copy of the monument at Gravesend. He was the son of John Robinson by Bridget his wife and married Miss Allen, only sister of Sir Edmund Allen, Bart. of Hatfield, in Essex.

  • Sources 
    1. [S00161] Perogative Court of Canterbury Will, Will of John Robinson of Gravesend, Kent 31 August 1660 PROB 11/301.