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