McRoberts, Peter

Birth Name McRoberts, Peter
Gender male
Age at Death 42 years, 10 months, 22 days


On Oct. 31, 1831, Peter and his wife, 2 babies, and his sister, Cynthia, started from Sudbury, Vt., in a covered wagon and 6 weeks later arrived in Madison Township, Richland Co., OH., where his wife had 2 sisters living, (Mrs. William Stewart, and Mrs. Horatio Harmon). In 1832, he moved to Pittsfield Township.

From their son, Pitt's, obituary (public member story on
" Pitt McRoberts was born on the farm where he died on the 22nd day of December 1834. He was the third son of Mr. and Mrs. Peter McRoberts, who came to Pittsfield from Vermont in February 1832, being the twelfth family to settle in that township. At that time the whole county hereabouts was an unbroken wilderness, not a tree having been felled where Oberlin now stands..."


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1804-02-10 Springfield, Windsor Co, VT    
Death 1847 Pittsfield, Lorain Co, OH    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father McRoberts, John1758-07-311813-04-04
Mother Bradford, Lucy1762-10-021845-07-27
    Brother     McRoberts, David 1782-03-23 1831-10-14
    Sister     McRoberts, Mary Polly 1787-08-00 1877-04-30
    Sister     McRoberts, Cynthia 1792-03-00 1878
    Sister     McRoberts, Lucetta 1796 1889
    Brother     McRoberts, James 1798-03-19 1861-04-19
    Sister     McRoberts, Jane 1799 1828
         McRoberts, Peter 1804-02-10 1847
    Sister     McRoberts, Belzora 1808 1883-07-31


Family of McRoberts, Peter and Waite, Eliza

Married Wife Waite, Eliza ( * 1803-08-03 + 1896-01-25 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1828-12-13 Sudbury, Rutland Co., VT Marriage of unknown  
Name Birth Date Death Date
McRoberts, Henry1829-10-311907-05-03
McRoberts, Albert1831-08-091904-12-03
McRoberts, Pitt1834-12-221898-08-23
McRoberts, Charles1838-12-251872-01-18
McRoberts, Volney1841-05-121915-12-12
McRoberts, Erwin1845-02-141870-12-01
McRoberts, Arthur1846-09-291927-04-01