Robert was born in 1778.
An article written on the death of Robert Kirkpatrick's grandson, John Kirkpatrick states Robert's grandfather was Sir James Kirkpatrick. It does seem most likely that this family are descendants of the Kirkpatricks of Closeburn but currently the actual link has not been established. This relationship is not supported by any evidence.
Further Kirkpatrick information on Kirkpatrick family of Closeburn  This article explains some of the connections from the Kirkpatricks of Closeburn, showing a connection to Empress Eugenie who's daughter Maria was the wife of the father of Napoleon Boneparte .
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Robert is 26 degrees from Claude Monet, 25 degrees from Gigi Tanksley and 16 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.