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Personal and family information
|Last Name||Robinson [senior]|
|Spouse||Elizabeth Robinson née Drake|
|Spouse's Rank||Lower gentry|
|Year of Marriage||1712|
|Year of Birth||1694|
|Year of Death||1778|
|Father||Thomas Robinson [senior]|
|Father's Rank||[Lower gentry]|
Domicile region and Migration
Place of Birth (Town)
|West Layton Hall||Wensleydale||North Yorkshire||England||-|||
1 The Robinsons lived in Yorkshire and West Layton Hall until 1725, when they moved to Mount Morris, which Elizabeth Robinson née Drake had inherited.
1 Matthew Robinson [senior] died at Bond Street in 1778.
Climenson, 1906a; Memoirs of the late Lord Rokeby, 1810
Climenson states that Matthew Robinson [senior] was "a person of great intellectual parts, a conversationalist and wit, the life of the coffee-houses" and also reveals that he was a talented painter.