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Douglas Robinson (1855 - 1918)

Douglas Robinson
Born in Edinburgh Parish,Edinburgh,Midlothian,Scotlandmap
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Husband of — married 29 Apr 1882 [location unknown]
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Died at age 63 in Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, USAmap
Profile last modified | Created 31 Dec 2008
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" ... son of Douglas ROBINSON, Sr [1824-1893] and Frances Monroe [1824-1906] ... Frances was grandniece of President James Monroe

Mr. Douglas Robinson, who died Sept 12, 1918, was a large figure in the financial life of the country. Among his other connections, he was President and Director of the Douglas Robinson, Charles S. Brown Co. and of the Douglas Land Company of Virginia, a Director of the Astor Trust Company and a Trustee of the Atlantic Mutual Insurance Company.[1]

Douglas & Corrine had 4 children -
  1. Theodore Douglas ROBINSON 1883-1934 - married a distant cousin Helen Rebecca ROOSEVELT
  2. Corrine Douglas ROBINSON 1886-1971 - was mother of columnists Joseph Wright ALSOP V [1910-1989] and Stewart Johonnot Olive ALSOP [1914-1974]
  3. Monroe Douglas ROBINSON 1887-1944
  4. Stewart Douglas ROBINSON 1889-1909


wikipedia entry for Corrine Roosevelt Robinson

  • Fact: Residence (1880) New York, New York, New York, United States
  • Fact: Residence (1900) District 2 West Orange town, Essex, New Jersey, United States
  • Fact: Burial (1918) Columbia Center, Warren, Herkimer County, New York, USA


  1. Scannell’s New Jersey’s First Citizens: Biographies and Portraits, Vol 2 edited by John James Scannell, William Edgar Sackett. J.J. Scannell, 1919 - New Jersey.

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Douglas Robinson Jr [1855-1918] was son of Douglas Robinson Sr [1824-1893] & Frances MONROE [1824-1906] - married 29 Apr 1882 to Corrine ROOSEVELT, etc - wikipedia
posted by Sally x