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John Robinson

colonial official

John Robinson, colonial official. Member Va.

Background

Robinson, John was born on February 3, 1704. Son of John and Catherine (Beverley) Robinson.

Education

Attended College William and Mary.

Career

Member Virginia House of Burgesses from County of King and Queen, 1736, speaker, 1738-1766. Treasurer Colony of Virginia, 1738-1766. Guilty of breach of trust, accused but not clearly guilty of a plan to defraud the public.

Membership

Member Va.

Connections

Married Mary Storey; married second, Lucy Moore.

father:
John Robinson

mother:
Catherine (Beverley) Robinson

spouses:
Mary Storey

Lucy Moore