ROBINSON

"Windows Into Our Past A Genealogy of the Garton, Smith & Associated Families, Volume 2", compiled by Judy Parsons Smith © 2003

George Robinson

George Robinson [i] is the ancestor of this family. 

George Robinson  had a son:

James Robinson

James Robinson [ii], son of George Robinson , who m. Catherine Howell [iii]   

James & Catherine ( Howell ) Robinson  had a daughter:

Catherine Robinson

Catherine Robinson , daughter of James & Catherine (Howell) Robinson , b. 1694; d. 1760; m. 1715, Delaware to Bryan McDonnell /  Bryan McDonald [iv], son of Lt. Bryan & Mary (Comyns) McDonnell , b. 1686, New Castle, Delaware; d. 1757, Augusta Co., VA.

Bryan McDonnell, II  settled with his family in Botetourt Co., VA in 1745.

Bryan & Catherine ( Robinson ) McDonald  had nine (9) children:

1.       Richard McDonald , b. 1716
2.      
James McDonald
, b. 1718
3.      
Edward McDonald
, b. 1720; d. 1760, killed by Indians.
4.      
Joseph McDonald
, b. 1722, settled in Montgomery Co., VA in 1763; m. to Elizabeth Ogle .  They had nine (9) children.
5.      
Rebecca McDonald
, b. 1724; m. to unknown Barnes .
6.      
Catherine/Katherine McDonald
, b. 1727; m. to Unknown   Armstrong .
7.      
Mary McDonald
, b. 19 Jan 1730, Augusta Co., VA; m. to Tobias Smyth .
8.      
Bryan McDonald
, Jr. , b. 1732.  He served in the Revolutionary War.
9.      
Priscilla McDonald
, b. 1734.

Mary McDonald

7.  Mary McDonald[v], daughter of Bryan & Catherine (Robinson) McDonald  II , b. 19 Jan 1729/30, New Castle, Delaware; d. aft. 1808, Washington Co., VA[vi] ,m. abt. 1748[vii], probably Augusta Co., VA to Tobias Smyth [viii], son of Hans Jurgen & Maria (Stalcop) Smidt , b. 16 Mar 1724/25, New Castle, Delaware[ix] d. Nov 1781, Washington Co., VA[x]. After Tobias’ death, his wife, Mary (McDonald) Smyth  m 2nd abt. 1794[xi] to Samuel Scott , Sr.  

Tobias & Mary (McDonald) Smyth  had five (5) children:

1.1.   Jonas Smyth , b. 11 Apr 1750
1.2.  
Catherine Smyth , m. Elisha McNew .
1.3.  
Edward ‘Edmond’ Smyth , b. 1761, VA; m. Hannah Crabtree [xii], daughter of William & Hannah (Whitacar/Whittaker) Crabtree .
1.4.  
Rebecca Smyth , b. 25 Jun 1775; d. 19 Apr 1864, Lee Co., VA; m. Job Crabtree [xiii], son of William & Hannah (Whitacar/Whittaker) Crabtree , of Saltville, VA, b. 29 Apr 1765; d. 12 Jan 1828, Shavers Ford, VA.
1.5.  
John Smyth

For Further Information See Smyth & Donnell


[i] "Blacks & Other Families, by Nannie Francisco Porter
[ii]
"Blacks & Other Families, by Nannie Francisco Porter
[iii]
"Blacks & Other Families, by Nannie Francisco Porter
[iv]
Windows Into Our Past A Genealogy of the Parsons, Smith & Associated Families, Vol. 1, compiled by Judy Parsons Smith, © 1996
[v]
Larry E. Baker, of Indiana lebaker@ctlnet.com on 1/7/2003 citing Helen (James) Bingaman 1143 Creek Woods Circle St. Cloud, FL 34772
[vi]
Larry E. Baker, of Indiana lebaker@ctlnet.com on 1/7/2003 citing Helen (James) Bingaman 1143 Creek Woods Circle St. Cloud, FL 34772
[vii]
"Annals of Southwest Virginia Vol II" by Lewis Preston Summers Page 974
[viii]
Larry E. Baker, of Indiana lebaker@ctlnet.com on 1/7/2003 citing Phyllis Carol (Rogers) Brown 944 Nokomis Ave. S. Venice FL 34285
[ix]
Larry E. Baker, of Indiana lebaker@ctlnet.com on 1/7/2003 citing Phyllis Carol (Rogers) Brown 944 Nokomis Ave. S. Venice FL 34285
[x]
Larry E. Baker, of Indiana lebaker@ctlnet.com on 1/7/2003 citing Phyllis Carol (Rogers) Brown 944 Nokomis Ave. S. Venice FL 34285
[xi]
Smidt/Smith/Smyth Family of New Castle County, Delaware & Washington County, Virginia Page 18
[xii]
Larry E. Baker, of Indiana lebaker@ctlnet.com on 1/7/2003 citing notes from Helen James Bingaman here references as follows: Bales, Hattie Byrd Muncy, Compiler. "Early Settlers of Lee County, Virginia."; Bible Records of Edward Smyth  and Hannah Crabtree  Smyth . (1982) KY. Ancestors; Kegley, Frederick B. "Virginia Frontier"; Summers, Lewis Preston. "Annals of Southwest Virginia."; Trimble, David B. "Southwest Virginia Families"; "Smidt/Smith/Smyth Family..." by Tuttle
[xiii]
Larry E. Baker, of Indiana lebaker@ctlnet.com on 1/7/2003 citing notes from Helen James Bingaman here references as follows: Bales, Hattie Byrd Muncy, Compiler. "Early Settlers of Lee County, Virginia."; Bible Records of Edward Smyth  and Hannah Crabtree  Smyth . (1982) KY. Ancestors; Kegley, Frederick B. "Virginia Frontier"; Summers, Lewis Preston. "Annals of Southwest Virginia."; Trimble, David B. "Southwest Virginia Families"; "Smidt/Smith/Smyth Family..." by Tuttle