Robert was baptized 2 May 1757 at St John, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland, England, son of William Pollard.
Residence: In 1780 he was living at Staple Inn Buildings, Holborn, London, where daughter, Catherine, was born, and where he painted and published the portrait of Paul Sandby, Esq, F.R.A.
Title: Paul Sandby Esq, F.R.A. Artist: Robert Pollard Medium: Stipple Date: London, Publish'd Novr. 14, 1780. by W. Humphrey No 227 Strand, & R Pollad, Ng Staple Inn Buildings, Holborn. Size Image 85 x 85 mm, Plate 119 x 105 mm Notes O' Donohughe 11 Price £100 http://www.sandersofoxford.com/describe?id=23826
He witnessed the marriage of his daughter, Jane Pollard to Thomas Higham on 07 Feb 1825 at St Mary, Islington, England. "In the presence of Robert Pollard, Ann Pollard, Iley Pollard, and Charlotte Higham."
Robert Pollard, aged 82, was buried on 31 May 1838, at St Mary, Hornsey, Borough of Haringey.
Title: Paul Sandby Esq, F.R.A. Artist: Robert Pollard Medium: Stipple Date: London, Publish'd Novr. 14, 1780. by W. Humphrey No 227 Strand, & R Pollad, Ng Staple Inn Buildings, Holborn. Size Image 85 x 85 mm, Plate 119 x 105 mm Notes O' Donohughe 11 Price £100
Class: IR 1; Piece: 32 Original Data: Board of Stamps: Apprenticeship Books, Series IR 1; The National Archives of the UK (TNA), Kew, Surrey, England.
Tuesday 17 July 1784, Robert Pollard of St James Clerkenwell Engraver. Apprentice John Pass.
"England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/J99N-HYW : accessed 26 Aug 2014), Robt Pollard, 02 May 1757; citing SAINT JOHN,NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE,NORTHUMBERLAND,ENGLAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 0095014, 0095015.
Jane Pollard marriage to Thomas Higham 07 Feb 1825 St Mary, Islington, England In the presence of Robert Pollard, Ann Pollard, Iley Pollard, and Charlotte Higham.
Source Citation London Metropolitan Archives, Saint Mary, Islington, Register of marriages, P83/MRY1, Item 1201
Call Number: dro/020/a/01/010 Original data: Board of Guardian Records, 1834-1906 and Church of England Parish Registers, 1813-1906. London Metropolitan Archives, London.
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