(Last updated October 21, 2016)
Almost nothing is known about Robert Kirkham. His wife may have been
name Rachel. His children listed below is purely based on circumstantial
evidence. The only thing known for sure is that he had a house
in Petersburg, Virginia that was built circa 1785 and is still standing
Much of the following is from Fay Whipple. The children listed below is based on circumstantial evidence.
|Dau.||Jane Kirkham was born about 1771. She married
Heinrich "Henry" Nollner about January 21, 1789 in Petersburg?, Virginia. Jane died April 13, 1826. Henry was born Dec. 12, 1760 and died Sept. 12, 1842. They were buried in Blandford cem., Petersburg, Virginia.
Henry had a son by his previous wife and with Jane he had at least two
Jacob Kirkham was born about 1770. He was married 3 times: (1.) Mazey Davis on Oct. 25, 1798. (2.) Rachel Stine in May 1807. (3.) Susan Thrift in January 1810. Jacob died May 18, 1839
presumably in Petersburg, Virginia and is assumed to be buried in Blandford
cemetery on the east side of town. Susan died about 1840.|
|Dau.||daughter Kirkham. She married Michael Rosser.|
|Dau.||Hannah Kirkham was born ????. She married Abraham Hostellor about February 20, 1790 in Petersburg, Virginia.|
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