John ROBINSON was born 22 July 1771 on the voyage from Ireland to America. He married Jane STEWART on 3 April 1800. James G. ROBINSON born 1806 is the only known child. Census records for 1850,60,70 state he was born in NY. Civil War record says Delaware. A guess is that it is possibly Delaware Co. NY. James married Elizabeth SWINGLE on 15 Feb 1830.

James served in the Civil War as Private in the 84th Regiment, Company I, PA Volunteers. He enlisted 31 March 1864 at Easton, PA. He transferred to Company K, 57th Regiment on 13 January 1865. Height 5 ft. 9 in., Eyes grey, Hair grey, Complexion dark. He did not serve long as he had a severe case of rheumatism & was discharged 3 July 1865. He later applied for a pension which was denied. His son Jack also applied after his death for pension monies to compensate for his care. It was also denied. James died 3 September 1883 & is buried at East Canaan Cemetery, South Canaan, Wayne Co. PA.

Children of James & Elizabeth ROBINSON:
Rhoda A. ROBINSON (1831-1894) married Asher ENSLIN
Alexander L. ROBINSON (1840-1929) married Elizabeth 'Libby' CURTIS
Andrew Jackson 'Jack' ROBINSON (1844-1926) m Katherine 'Kate' ENSLIN
George (1847- )

Andrew Jackson 'Jack' ROBINSON b 18 Oct 1844 son of James G. & Elizabeth (SWINGLE)

ROBINSON; d 15 Aug 1926. Married Katherine 'Kate' ENSLIN 1866.

Alexander L. ROBINSON, born 19 Feb 1840, son of James G. & Elizabeth (SWINGLE) ROBINSON married Elizabeth 'Libby' CURIS; died 18 Apr 1929. Buried East Canaan Cemetery, Wayne Co. PA. Children: Viola, Eber, Eugene, Fannie, Loren, May, Lena, George W.

Children of Jack & Kate ROBINSON:
Georgina 'Ina' (1867-1935) m (1)David SWINGLE (2)William BEPPLER
William H. (1869-1958) m (1)Lillian Delany SWINGLE (2)Effie ENSLIN
John W. (1872-1895)
Anna Jeannette (1874-1941) m Walter Ashton KIZER
Rena Janet (1877-1946) m Ernest SWINGLE
Porter (1882- ) m (1)unk (2)Esther LEHMAN
Grover 'Cleve' Cleveland (1885-1963) m Nellie KEARNEY
Elizabeth L. (1886-1912) m Christian EVANS
Ward (1889-1912) m Maud TRAVIS/LEVIS

Jack ROBINSON with daughter Ina on his right, daughters Anna KIZER & Rena SWINGLE (unknown which is who) also in front row. People in back unknown.

Ina ROBINSON SWINGLE 2nd from left; others unidentified.

Ina ROBINSON SWINGLE, 3rd from left,

with unknown people at unknown home. Who are the others?

  Ina ROBINSON SWINGLE & William BEPPLER, married abt. 1916.

John W. ROBINSON (seated) born 13 May 1872, son of Jack & Kate ROBINSON,

& unknown person. Killed on railroad 19 Oct 1895.

Porter ROBINSON born July 1882. Photo when he lived in Akron, Ohio.

Porter ROBINSON wedding.     Is this Esther LEHMAN?

Elizabeth L. ROBINSON born Dec 1886, daughter of Jack & Kate (ENSLIN) ROBINSON married Christian 'Chris' EVANS; died 20 Nov. 1912. Children: Ethel, Hazel 'Kay', Ruth, Benny, Harriet

Christian 'Chris' EVANS & left to right: 2nd wife Minerva, Ruth (LEMIEUX),

Hazel 'Kay' (WAGNER), Ethel Theresa (SEDLER), & Benny.

   Ward ROBINSON born 1889. Ward & Maude wedding.

Updated September 3, 2002