Kirkland,  Robert

Kirkland, Robert

Male Abt 1785 - 1862  (~ 77 years)  

Personal Information    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Kirkland, Robert 
    Born Abt 1785  Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Jan 1862  Montgomery County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Kirkland Cemetery, Walshville Township, Montgomery, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I11229  Sackett
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2012 

    Family Sackett, Rebecca Jane,   b. 6 Jun 1830, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1857, Walshville, Montgomery County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years) 
    Married 22 Mar 1848  Montgomery County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F4465  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1785 - Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Mar 1848 - Montgomery County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Jan 1862 - Montgomery County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Kirkland Cemetery, Walshville Township, Montgomery, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Maps 
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Street/Feature Town/Village/Neighborhood Township/Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region/Continent/Ocean Not Set

  • Notes 
    • 4. Robert KIRKLAND (1.John1) b. about 1785, Spartanburg SC, Occupation Farmer, m. (1) about 1809, in Sequantchie Valley, Marion County,TN,15 Jane LONG, b. 1785,15 d. after 1829, IL,7 m. (2) 2-Feb-1849, Nancy Garrison , m. (3) 22-Mar-1848, in Montgomery County, IL,7 Rebecca Sackett , b. 5-Jun-1821,7 d. 23.Feb-1857, IL,7 Buried: Kirkland Cemetery, Welshville, Montgomery County, IL. Robert died 2 Jan 1862, Montgomery County, IL,15 Buried: Kirkland Cemetery, Montgomery County, IL.15 Robert emigrated to Ohio where he reared a large family--Source: Edward Pickens Kirkland. Robert moved to TN when still young and there married Jane Long. They lived in TN until after the birth of their 8th child. In 1828 they moved to IL.--Source: A. H. H. Rountree in "The Anti-Monopolist"--newspaper of Hillsboro, IL, on May 6, 1874 in "KIRKLAND FAMILY." In IL their place was called "Kirkland Grove." Robert had lived in Marion County, TN. Settlement of Estate--Box B-3). Kirkland Grove was in Montgomery County, IL

      Nancy: Mrs. Garrison had a large family. Her children and Robert's nine children had excessive differences making life so uncomfortable that the couple mutually agreed to separate (divorce ?). Mrs. Garrison and her children (with the exception of one) went to TX.

      Rebecca: The Kirkland Cemetery is located 2 miles south of Welshville, IL.--in Montgomery County, IL.

      Children by Jane LONG:

      i Hugh A. KIRKLAND b. 1810, m. 25-Dec-1830,3 Mary HUDSON.
      ii Eleanor "Ellen" KIRKLAND b. 1811.
      iii Daniel KIRKLAND b. 1815.
      iv John KIRKLAND, Sr. b. 16-Mar-1818.
      v Elizabeth KIRKLAND b. 5-Mar-1820.
      vi Nancy KIRKLAND b. TN.7 Nancy died at the grove when she was about 13 years old.
      vii James KIRKLAND b. TN.7 James was in Montgomery County, IL, in 1830 & 1840--but not later.
      viii Stephen Berry KIRKLAND b. 1824.
      ix Jane Catherine KIRKLAND b. 1827.
      x Martha Adaline KIRKLAND b. after 1829.
      [Source: Website of Elreeth Weathers; "Some of My Ancestors and Their Descendents"; August, 2000.]
      ------
      Find A Grave Memorial
      Pvt Robert H. Kirkland
      Birth: 1785
      Death: Jan. 2, 1862
      Burial:
      Kirkland Cemetery, Sorento, Montgomery County, Illinois, USA

      Robert H. Kirkland
      Private Co. A, & Co. K, 26th MO Infantry.

      Robert KIRKLAND (1.John1)
      b. about 1785, Spartanburg SC, Occupation Farmer,
      m. (1) about 1809, in Sequantchie Valley, Marion County,TN,15 Jane LONG, b. 1785,15 d. after 1829, IL,7

      m. (2) 2-Feb-1849, Nancy Garrison ,
      m. (3) 22-Mar-1848, in Montgomery County, IL,7 Rebecca Sackett , b. 5-Jun-1821,7 d. 23.Feb-1857, IL,7 Buried: Kirkland Cemetery, Welshville, Montgomery County, IL.

      Robert died 2 Jan 1862, Montgomery County, IL,15
      Buried: Kirkland Cemetery, Montgomery County, IL.15

      Robert emigrated to Ohio where he reared a large family--Source: Edward Pickens Kirkland.

      Robert moved to TN when still young and there married Jane Long. They lived in TN until after the birth of their 8th child. In 1828 they moved to IL.--
      Source: A. H. H. Rountree in "The Anti-Monopolist"--newspaper of Hillsboro, IL, on May 6, 1874 in "KIRKLAND FAMILY."

      In IL their place was called "Kirkland Grove." Robert had lived in Marion County, TN. Settlement of Estate--Box B-3). Kirkland Grove was in Montgomery County, IL

      Nancy: Mrs. Garrison had a large family. Her children and Robert's nine children had excessive differences making life so uncomfortable that the couple mutually agreed to separate (divorce ?). Mrs. Garrison and her children (with the exception of one) went to TX.

      Family links:
      Spouses:
      Jane Kirkland
      Rebecca Jane Sackett Kirkland (1821 - 1857)
      Children:
      Elenor Long (1813 - 1849)
      Daniel Kirkland (1815 - 1895)
      Elizabeth Kirkland Fogleman (1820 - 1887)
      Nancy Kirkland (1821 - 1831)
      Steven Berry Kirkland (1824 - 1910)
      Martha McPhail (1829 - 1855)

      Created by: Bev
      Record added: Jan 15, 2005
      Find A Grave Memorial# 10328514
      Headstone picture added by: Cindy

  • Sources 
    1. [S284] Website of Elreeta Weathers, Elreeta Weathers, B.A., M.Ed., R.P.E.D., (August, 2000).


Home Page |  What's New |  Most Wanted |  Surnames |  Photos |  Histories |  Documents |  Cemeteries |  Places |  Dates |  Reports |  Sources