Robert Salmond
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Robert Salmond (1749 - 1829)

Robert Salmond
Born in Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Scotlandmap
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Husband of — married 1 Nov 1787 (to 5 May 1829) in Hanover, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died at about age 80 in Hanover, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
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Biography

Birth and Parents

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Robert Salmond was born in Scotland.

Robert, the fourth son and seventh of ten children of Peter Salmond and Agnes Russell was born at Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Scotland. Baldwin states that he is 'of Hanover.'[1]

Robert had to have emigrated to the United States before 1787, which was the year of his marriage at Hanover, Massachusetts.

Marriage and Children

Robert married Mary Baldwin, daughter of the Rev. Samuel and Hannah (Cushing) Baldwin on 1 November 1787 at Hanover, Massachusetts.[2] [3]They had seven children born at Hanover:

  1. Robert Salmond [twin] (b. 2 Aug 1788; d. 9 Apr 1822, Louisville, KY)[4]Died unmarried. He was with the U. S. War Department
  2. Samuel Salmond [twin] (b. 2 Aug 1788; d. 28 May 1859)[5][6] m. 26 Jul 1826 at Hanover, MA, Eliza Smith (1801-1891)
  3. John Salmond (b. 1 Aug 1790; d. 3 Apr 1845)[7]Died unmarried
  4. William Salmond (b. 24 Sep 1791; d. 1842)[8]Died unmarried
  5. Mary Salmond (b. 1 Oct 1794; d. 13 Jul 1818)[9]
  6. Agnes Salmond (b. 4 Oct 1796; d. )[10] m. 20 Jan 1826 at MA, Zephaniah Talbot (1793-1851)
  7. Peter R. Salmond (b. 1Aug 1802; d. 18 May 1828, Baltimore, MD)[11]

Death and Burial

Robert Salmond died on 5 May 1829 in his year at Hanover, and is buried in Hanover Center Cemetery at Hanover, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[12]

Sources

  1. Baldwin, Charles Candee. The Baldwin Genealogy 1500-1881. Cleveland, OH: Leader, 1881. Page 635.
  2. Bailey, Frederick, "Early Massachusetts Marriages Prior to 1800", reproduced in Ray's Place, Hanover, MA Marriage Records to 1800, Ray's Place
  3. Baldwin, Charles Candee. The Baldwin Genealogy 1500-1881. Cleveland, OH: Leader, 1881. Page 635.
  4. "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915", database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FZ9P-TBS : 15 January 2020), Mary in entry for Robert Salmond, 1788.
  5. "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915", database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FZ95-QZW : 15 January 2020), Mary in entry for Samuel Salmond, 1788.
  6. "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915, 1921-1924," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N7JQ-V9G : 2 March 2021), Mary in entry for Samuel Salmond, 28 May 1859; citing Hanover, Plymouth, Massachusetts, v 130 p 208, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 960,175.
  7. "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915", database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FZ9G-BHF : 15 January 2020), Mary in entry for John Salmond, 1790.
  8. "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915", database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FZ9P-DRM : 15 January 2020), Mary in entry for William Salmond, 1791.
  9. "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915", database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FZ9L-KZG : 15 January 2020), Mary in entry for Mary Salmond, 1794.
  10. "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915", database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FZ9G-8R6 : 15 January 2020), Mary in entry for Agness Salmond, 1796.
  11. Baldwin, Charles Candee. The Baldwin Genealogy 1500-1881. Cleveland, OH: Leader, 1881. Page 635.
  12. Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/142554936/robert-salmond: accessed 26 August 2022), memorial page for Robert Salmond (1749–5 May 1829), Find a Grave Memorial ID 142554936, citing Hanover Center Cemetery, Hanover, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA; Maintained by James Bianco (contributor 47745493).

See Also

  • "United States Census, 1790," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XHKL-4TT : accessed 29 July 2017), Robert Salmond, Hanover, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States; citing p. 263, NARA microfilm publication M637, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 4; FHL microfilm 568,144
  • "United States Census, 1800," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XHRM-LZG : accessed 29 July 2017), Robert Salimon, Hanover, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States; citing p. 129, NARA microfilm publication M32, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 16; FHL microfilm 205,617.
  • "United States Census, 1810," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XH28-YPN : accessed 29 July 2017), Robert Salmond, Hanover, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States; citing p. 8, NARA microfilm publication M252 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 21; FHL microfilm 205,629.
  • "United States Census, 1820," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XHGM-V7L : accessed 29 July 2017), Robert Salmond, Hanover, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States; citing p. 208, NARA microfilm publication M33, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 50; FHL microfilm 193,738.

Acknowledgements

  • Biography written in full with inline sourcing, parents identified in WikiTree and connected to profile, and photo added following detailed search by Carol Baldwin on 26 August 2022.




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