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  • ID: I431
  • Name: Robert GOLDSBOROUGH
  • Surname: Goldsborough
  • Given Name: Robert
  • Prefix: Dr.
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 8 Mar 1797/1798 in Queen Anne's County, Maryland
  • Death: 12 Nov 1863 in Queen Anne's County, Maryland
  • _UID: 23948F6F9731D5118680EF90A100BA0B4E88
  • Note:
    1. Goldsborough Bilble, property of Robert goldsborough Perry. Information provided by Ellen Croll of Tucson, AZ.

    Inscribed

    "Property of Robert Goldsborough Perry (born Sept. 17 - 1926), III-great grandson of Robert Goldsborough, 1794)

    Robert Goldsborough's Book, Anno Domini 1794

    "Our first and only child named Robert Goldsborough, Jr. born 8 day of March 1778; died November 12, 1863"

    "Robert Goldsborough, Jr. and Eleanor Dall Lux married December 2, 1824. Eleanor Dall Lux born December 30, 1805 died February 16, 1868 who was the daughter of Judge Darby Lux, III and Mary Nicholson Lux his wife, who was the daughter of Judge Benjamin Nicholson (died 1792) and Mary Ridgely Nicholson, his wife."

    "Children -

    Robert Goldsborough, son of Eleanor D. Lux and Robert Goldsborough, Jr. born Aug. 2, 1825; died Jan. 9, 1894 - married Araminta Sydney Winder - June 21, 1854.

    John, son of Robert and Eleanor D. Lux Goldsborough born April 12, 1827; died 1903. Married Mary Elizabeth Fallowfield October 8, 1849.

    Joseph Nicholson son of Eleanor D. Lux and Robert Goldsborogh born May 18, 1828; died ___; married Sara Augusta M. Cook February 7, 1850.

    Henrietta daughter of Robert and Eleanor D. Lux Goldsborough born October 26,1839; died January 38, 1878 - married the Hon. Philemon Blake Hopper March 14, 1850

    Eleanor Ridgely daughter of Robert and Eleanor D. L. Goldsborough born December 21, 1831; died November 11, 1877 - married Wm. McKenney November 25, 1851

    Thomas Henry, December 26, 1840. Lieut. Civil War - Co. K. 6th Maryland Infantry. No issue.

    Mary Rebecca born December 5, 1842; died 1851.

    Anna Maria daughter of Robert Jr. and Eleanor DF. L. Goldsborough born January 1, 1846; died ___ and is buried in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Baltimore, Maryland. Married R. T. Larrimore (his first wife was Mary MacKay)

    Frances Spencer daughter of Robert Jr. and Eleanor D. L. Goldsborough born November 5, 1850; died February 26, 1922. Married Michael Keating April 19, 1880."


    2. Member of the Maryland Senate

    3. 1850 Maryland Census

    District 3 Queen Anne's County

    Robert Goldsborough 52 Physcian $30,000 b. MD
    Ellen D. Goldsborough 44
    Robert Goldsborough 24 Gentleman
    John Goldsborough 22 Farmer
    Ellen R. Goldsborough 18
    Jacob L. Goldsborough 18
    Thomas H. Goldsborough 9
    Mary R. Goldsborough 7
    Anna M. Goldsborough 3
    Mary E. Goldsborough 21


    4. 1860 Maryland Census

    Centreville, Queen Anne's County

    Robert Goldsborough 62 Physcian $15,000 $11,000
    Elanor " 54
    Anna M. " 14
    Frances " 12

    5. Colonial Families, Volume I, Goldsborough Family, Page 197

    6. Baltimore Town and Baltimore County, Maryland, Revolutionary Patriots Listings, Page 166

    7. Colonial Families and Their Descendants
    Dr. Robert Goldsborough, who was State Senator in 1838, ann one of the wealthiest men in Centreville at that time, and an influential citizen, whose ancestor of the same name is spoken of in history as one of the most distinguished patriots of the country married Eleanor Dall Lux, sister of Mrs. Col. Thomas Wright, of "Church Farm." Mrs. Goldsborough was a splendid-looking woman, with dark expressive eyes, and mirthful in her disposition, her beauty being perpetuated in her son, Mr. Lockerman Goldsborough, and her two lovely daughters, Henrietta an Eleanor, who were the reigning belles of Centreville over fortyears ago. Miss Henrietta Goldsborough had liquid, dark eyes luxuriant hair, a mouth like a ripe cherry, a faultless complexion and attracted admiration wherever she appeared, particularly on entering a ball-room in evening costume, after rubbing her cheek with a "mullen leaf;" to give her a bright color. Cosmetics were not used then; a simple "mullen leaf" answered the purpose, an imparted a lovely rose-like hue to the face of this handsome girl who was the admiration of all beholders. She married Mr. Philemon Baggs Hopper, one of the most popular gentlemen of Centreville and a lawyer of distinction, who was a "strictly conscientious one." His only son and name-sake, P. B. Hopper, Esq is much thought of. Mr. Philimon Hopper, Sr., was an ardent (somehow I have lost the rest of this narrative)
  • Change Date: 1 Sep 2011 at 23:05:17



    Father: Robert GOLDSBOROUGH b: 4 Dec 1772 in Maryland
    Mother: Henrietta NICHOLSON b: 25 Nov 1770 in Chestertown, Kent County, Maryland

    Marriage 1 Eleanor Dall LUX b: 30 Dec 1805 in Maryland
    • Married: 2 Dec 1824
    • Note:
      1. Goldsborough Bilble, property of Robert goldsborough Perry. Information provided by Ellen Croll of Tucson, AZ.

      Inscribed

      "Property of Robert Goldsborough Perry (born Sept. 17 - 1926), III-great grandson of Robert Goldsborough, 1794)

      Robert Goldsborough's Book, Anno Domini 1794

      "Robert Goldsborough, Jr. and Eleanor Dall Lux married December 2, 1824. Eleanor Dall Lux born December 30, 1805 died February 16, 1868 who was the daughter of Judge Darby Lux, III and Mary Nicholson Lux his wife, who was the daughter of Judge Benjamin Nicholson (died 1792) and Mary Ridgely Nicholson, his wife."
    Children
    1. Has Children Robert GOLDSBOROUGH b: 2/8 Aug 1825 in Queen Anne's County, Maryland
    2. Has Children John GOLDSBOROUGH b: 12 Apr 1827 in Centreville, Queen Anne's County, Maryland
    3. Has Children Joseph Nicholson GOLDSBOROUGH b: 18 May 1828 in Queen Anne's County, Maryland
    4. Has Children Henrietta "Henny" GOLDSBOROUGH b: 26 Oct 1829 in Queen Anne's County, Maryland
    5. Has Children Eleanor (Ellen) Ridgely GOLDSBOROUGH b: 21 Dec 1831 in Queen Anne's County, Maryland
    6. Has No Children Edward Ridgely GOLDSBOROUGH b: 1835
    7. Has No Children Mary Nicholson GOLDSBOROUGH b: 1836
    8. Has Children Jacob Lockerman GOLDSBOROUGH b: Nov 1837 in Queen Anne's County, Maryland
    9. Has No Children William Lux GOLDSBOROUGH b: 24 Jun 1838/1839 in Centreville, Queen Anne's County, Maryland
    10. Has No Children Thomas Henry GOLDSBOROUGH b: 26 Dec 1840 in Queen Anne's County, Maryland
    11. Has No Children Mary Rebecca GOLDSBOROUGH b: 5 Dec 1842 in Queen Anne's County, Maryland
    12. Has No Children Anna Maria GOLDSBOROUGH b: 1 Jan 1846 in Queen Anne's County, Maryland
    13. Has Children Frances Spencer GOLDSBOROUGH b: 5 Nov 1848/1850 in Centreville, Queen Anne's County, Maryland
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