Peter Roger Robinson & Mary Ann Carlton
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        PETER ROGER ROBINSON was born in Virginia and studied medicine at the Medical College of Virginia. He married MARY ANN CARLTON of Virginia. They later moved from Virginia to Alabama.

        SARAH ANN had a sister, Jane Robinson, who married Jack Edwards and lived in Whitehouse, Texas. Jane and Jack Edwards are buried at Whitt, Texas, near Weatherford. Another sister, Dorothy Robinson, never married.

John Robinson had a son named John Robinson. The younger John Robinson had a business; he got in hard circumstances and committed suicide. He had two boys - one was the "tallest" man - he had to have a special bed to sleep in.

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1820 HALIFAX CO, VA CENSUS     1830 GREENE COUNTY, GA CENSUS   1840 COOSA COUNTY, ALABAMA CENSUS

PETER R. ROBERTSON        PETER R. ROBERTSON             Nixburg Precinct

1 males 10 - 16                         1 male under 5                              PETER P. ROBINSON 

2 males 16 - 26                         1 male 5-9                                   1 male 5 - 10             

1 male 26 - 45                           1 male 30-39                               1 male 10 - 15

2 females 16 - 26                       3 females under 5                        1 male 15 - 20 

                                                  1 female 20-29                           1 male 30 - 40  

                                                                                                    1 male 40 - 50   

                                                                                                    2 females 0 - 5

                                                                                                    1 female 5 - 10 

                                                                                                     2 females 10 - 15

                                                                                                     1 female 30 - 40

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1850 COOSA COUNTY, ALABAMA CENSUS  p. 081          

PETER R. ROBINSON 60 M Physician Va                              

MARY ANN                     50 F                      Va             

William                              26 M Merchant Ga                        

Wesley                               21 M                     Ga                   

James T.                            16 M                     Ga                       

Roxana                              14 F                      Ga                     

Dorothy                             12 F                      Ala                              

John                                     8 M                    Ala                           

 Wm. Carleton                    29 M Farmer       Va 

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1860 Tallapoosa Co Alabama Census p 415                             

PETER R. ROBINSON 69 Farmer 8,000 25,190 VA

MARGARET                    58                                     VA       

James T                             23                                     GA

Dorothy                             16                                     Ala  

William Carlton                 50 Idiot                               VA

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PETER R. ROBINSON Deed 1834 Green County, Georgia

ROBINSON to the Georgia Rail Road Company

Georgia    Green County            This Indenture made this second day of September  in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty four between PETER R. ROBINSON of said county of the one part and the Georgia Rail Road Company of the other part Witnesseth that he saw PETER R. ROBINSON for and in consideration of running their contemplated Rail Road on and along his land as well as in consideration of the sum of five dollars to him in hand paid at and before the sealing and delivery of these presents the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged hath given granted bargained and sold and doth by these presents give grant bargain and sell unto the said Georgia Rail Road Company Their successors and assigns the right of way over which to pass at all times by themselves Directors officers Agents servants Hirelings in any manner they may think proper and particularly for the purpose of running executing and establishing thereon a Rail Road with double tract and turn outs or with single tract and turn outs as many at all times be at the discretion of said company pursuant to a charter of incorporation granted said company.             the twenty first day of December Eighteen hundred thirty three and to this end the limits of said of Way of the said Rail Roads when completed and to extend in length through the whole tract of land owned and claimed by the said PETER R. ROBINSON situate lying and being in the said County adjoining lands of James Carleton and Jesse Asbury whereon said PETER R. ROBINSON now resides and running in seven directions through said tract of land as said Georgia Rail Road Company by their Agents managers or Workmen shall think best suited for the purpose of locating and establishing their said Works and connected with the said right of way the said Company shall have the right to cut down and remove all such timber or other growth on each side of said road as would by falling on or shading the same injure the rails or other parts of said Road.   Together with all and singular the rights and members and appurtenances to the said strip tract or parcel of land being belonging or in any wise appertaining and more especially the right of way over the same to have and to hold the same unto the said Georgia Rail Road Company their successors and assigns to their own proper use benefit and behoof forever in fee simple upon condition and it is expressly understood that should the said Rail Road Contemplated as aforesaid be not run located and established on and along said strip tract or parcel of land described in the above and foregoing Indenture then said Indenture is to be wholly null and void and of us effect and the said PETER R. ROBINSON for himself his heirs and assigns and said bargained premises unto the said Georgia Rail Road Company their successors and assigns will warrant and defend the title thereof against the claims of all persons whatsoever by virtue of these promises. In witness whereof the said PETER R. ROBINSON hath hereunto set his hand and offered his seal the day and year first written  Signed sealed and delivered  in presence of   James W. Houghton;   James Carleton;  Nathan Hobbs J.P.                                          PETER R. ROBINSON         SEAL

Recorded 1st day of June 1836 Thomas W. Grimes Clk    

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PETER R. ROBINSON Deed 1836 Green County, Georgia

ROBINSON to Carleton

State of Georgia   Green County      This Indenture Made and entered into this 1st June Eighteen hundred and thirty six between PETER R. ROBINSON of the one part and James Carleton of the other part Witnesseth that for the consideration of the sum of One Thousand dollars to him in hand the said ROBINSON in hand by said Cartleton hath bargained and sold unto him the said Carleton one certain tract or parcel of land lying and being in the county and state aforesaid containing two hundred and five acres be the same more or less lying on the head waters of Little River joining Asburg on the East and Henry Cocroft on the West and Bounded as follows.  Beginning on a corner Elm on the Branch running South 30E9 chains 30 W Links to a Chestnut corner thence N 55 W 32 chains 20 links to a green corner thence N 39 C 9 Chains 30 Links to a thence N 72 1/2 W Post Oak corner three N 60 E 17 chains to a pine corner thence N 30 W 7 chains 30 links to a pine corner thence N 35 E 42 chains to a stake corner S 30 E 56 Chains 30 links to a Mulberry corner on the Branch thence up said Branch to the Beginning and I the said ROBINSON do by these presents sell and convey the above described tract of land or parcel of land to him the said Carleton with all its rights and privileges and will forever warrant and defend the same to him the said Carleton his heirs and assigns in fee simple against me my heirs and assigns and against all and every person lawfully claiming the same. In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal the day and date above written signed sealed and delivered in presence of   Richard G. Carleton;    Jesse Ashby JP    PETER R. ROBINSON SEAL 

Recorded 12th day of February 1838   Thomas W. Grimes Clk

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Newsom to Carleton

Georgia This Indenture made and entered into this

Greene County Twentieth day of March one thousand eight hundred thirty three between Robert Newsom the Exr of the Estate of Samuel Edmondson late of said county decd Robert Newsom of the County and state aforesaid of the one part and James Carleton of the same State and county of the other part.  Witnesseth that the said Robert Newsom Exr aforesaid hath for and in consideration of the sum of Two hundred and fifty dollars to him in paid by the...PETER R. ROBINSON & MARY A. ROBINSON     deed 1865 Book L p 447

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Coosa County, Alabama

State of Alabama)    Coosa County )   Know all men by these presents that we PETER  R. ROBINSON and MARY A. ROBINSON (wife of said PETER R. ROBINSON) for and in consideration of Eight hundred dollars to us in hand paid by William E. Robinson the receipt whereof we do hereby acknowledge and hereby give, grant, bargain, sell, enforce and confirm, unto the said William E. Robinson all that tract or parcel of land, known and described as the South half of Section thirteen (13) township twenty-one (21) of Range twenty (20) except sixty acres of the west end.  to have and to hold the aforegranted premises to the said William E. Robinson, his heirs and assigns to their use and behoof forever and we do covenant with the said William E. Robinson his heirs and assigns, that we are lawfully seized in fee of the aforegranted premises, that they are free of all encumbered, that we have a good right to sell and convey the same to the said William E. Robinson his heirs and assigns, and that    we will warrant and defend the said premises to the said William E. Robinson his heirs and assigns forever, against the lawful claims and demands of all persons In witness where of, we the said PETER R. ROBINSON and MARY A. (his wife) have hereunto set their hands and seal this the 29the day of January in the year of Our Lord, One Thousand Eight Hundred and sixty-three  witness Sam'l A. Hicks;  Willis J. Hicks;                P. R. ROBINSON                       M. A. ROBINSON 

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PETER R. ROBINSON 1845 Coosa Co., Alabama p. 406 Deed Book E

Know all men by these presents that we James Lindsey and Martha T. Lindsey of Coosa County and state of Alabama for and in consideration of the sum of Four hundred dollars to us in hand paid by PETER R. ROBESON of said County and state the receipt whereof we do hereby acknowledge do bargain sell and confirm unto the said PETER R. ROBESON the following parcels of land (viz) west half of South east quarter of section no (34) thirty four township no (22) twenty two and Range No (19) nineteen in Coosa County containing 98 & 85/100 acres., also North East quarter of section (34) thirty four township No (22) twenty two and Range no (19) nineteen in Coosa County containing 157 & 70/100 acres more or less to have and to hold the aforesaid premises to the said PETER R ROBESON his heirs and assigns forever in witness whereof we hereunto set our hands and seals this first day of October A. D. Eighteen hundred and forty five  Signed Sealed in presents of    Mornas Esman;    W. B. Hill                 James Lindsey SEAL        Martha T. Lindsey SEAL

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PETER R. ROBINSON 1865 Coosa Co., Alabama Deed Bk E p. 365

State of Alabama)    County of Coosa )     Know all men by these presents that Soleman  Robbins and Mary Robbins wife of the said    Soleman Robbins do and in consideration of the sum of seven hundred dollars to us in hand paid by PETER R. ROBINSON whereof we do hereby acknowledge do hereby grant bargain sell enforce and confirm unto the said PETER R. ROBINSON the south west quarter of section thirty five Township twenty four of Range nineteen in the Tallapoosa district containing one hundred and sixty acres more or less to have and to hold the aforgranted premises to the said PETER R. ROBINSON his heirs and assigns to their use and behoof forever and we do with the said PETER R. ROBINSON his heirs and assigns that we are sized in fee of the afore granted premises that they are free from all incumbrances that we have a good right to sell and convey the same to the said PETER R. ROBBINSON his heirs and assigns forever against the lawful claims and demands of all presence. In witness whereof We the said Soleman Robbins and Mary Robbins have hereunto set our hands and seals this the fifth day of July one hundred eight hundred and forty five    signed sealed and delivered)  in presence of I          J. Hudrick) Wesly D. Hall)           Soleman Robbins SEAL    Mary X Robbins SEAL                                                         

The State of Alabama)   Coosa County ) Personally appeared before me William S. Caldwell Clerk of the Circuit Court in and for said County and State the above named V. J. Hendrick one of the subscribing witnesses to the foregoing Deed who being first duly sworn to deposeth and said he saw the above named Soleman Robbins and Mary Robbins whose names are subscribed thereto sign seal and deliver the same to the said PETER R. ROBINSON, that he this subscribed his name as a witness here in the presence of the said Soleman Robbins and Mary Robbins and that he saw the other subscribing witness Wesly D. Hall sign same in the presence of the said Soleman Robbins and Mary Robbins and in the presence of each other on the day and year therein named. Given under my hand and seal this 15th day of July A. D. 1865.     W. S. Caldwell   Clerk

Received for Record 25th day of July 1845                                  A. G. Hallmark            Clerk

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Acct. Records "O" page 169-171 (This is PETER ROGER ROBINSON - apparently the name was written PETER R. ROBERTSON incorrectly when recorded in the book.)  

Deed of Estate of)  State of Alabama ) Coosa Co. ) Probate Court    To the Hon. Jno S. Bentley Judge of Probate Court Coosa Co., the petition of the under signed James Wesley Roberson respectfully represents that PETER R. ROBERSON departed this life at the residence of John Edwards on or about the day of 1867 (Probably transposed & should read 1876) leaving no last will or testament So far as our petitioner knows or believes & that his death was known more than 15 days before this day; and this petition further states that the said PETER R. ROBERTSON was at the time of his death an inhabitant of this County Coosa in this State consisting chiefly of lands in this and Tallapoosa Co., Ala. Mules, Horses, Cattles, Hogs, Corn farm produce & farming implements males & accounts. All of said real and personal estate being estimated to be worth about $3,000.00 three thousand dollars and probably not more that the names residence ages and condition of the heirs & distributes of the Estate of the said decedent so far as your petition knows or believes are as follows. To Wit--  The widow who is now dead. The following children John Archy Roberson, James T. Roberson, Jane Edwards wife of J. F. Edwards, Dorothy Roberson, Ann Bryant wife of J. J. Bryant & the following grand children: James Wesley Robertson only child of Wesley Roberson, John R. & D. Roberson over 21, children of William Roberson deceased also the following grandchildren: Roger Milner, Aline Milner & Bede Milner, Molli Milner, Archa Milner, Zadie Milner. That no one entitled to Adms. on said estate has administered said estate & they all declined to do so & it is necessary that the same be administered that of our petition being of said deceased a Grandson. Father of the petitioner being dead & inhabitant of this State above the age of 21 years & believing that the said estate should be immediately administered to the end that the said property may be collected & preserved for those who shall appear to have a legal right or interest therein does therefore by virtue of his right under the State pray that of our Honor will grant Letters of administration to J. E. Pand Sheriff of Coosa County on said estate to administer the same upon his entering into bank in such sum as required by the Statue & with such securities as shall be appraised by your Honor.          J. W. Roberson

State Ala.)  Coosa Co. )   J. W. Roberson being duly sworn deposed & says that the facts answered in the above petition are true according to the best of his knowledge, information, and belief    Subscribed & sworn to before me J. W. Roberson  this Jan. 8th 1877     Jno. S. Bentley                          Judge Probate

 

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