He was awarded 2 land grants, one federal and one state in Columbia County, GA. H first served with Capt. John Brent of the 4th Virginia Regiment on foot. He was at Valley Forge with George Washington and was mustered out in 1783. He married Mary Jones 12020-1788 and had 5 sons.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Robert by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Robert: