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HITCHMAN Robert

HITCHMAN Robert[1, 2, 3]

Male 1792 - 1872  (79 years)

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  • Name HITCHMAN Robert  
    Born 18 May 1792  Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    DAR or SAR Record PRIMARY Line 
    Military Service Jun 1812  Baltimore, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Enlisted as PVT with Captain Reynolds Company, Riflemen, Pennsylvania Militia and became SGT. 
    Died 11 Mar 1872  Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried Middle Presbyterian Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • History of Westmoreland County Pennsylvania
      Genealogical Memoirs
      Compiled under the Editorial Supervision Of
      John W. Jordan, LL.D., Of The Historical Society of Pennsylvania
      Volume III
      The Lewis Publishing Company, 1906
      New York and Chicago

      p. ??
      Carpenter and farmer. He at one time owned most of the land which is now east Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania. He was the "proprietor of the National Hotel, Mount Pleasant in a successful manner for about four decades." He was also the "director of Glade

      p. 510-511
      "The town (Mount Pleasant) incorporated by Act of Assembly of February 07, 1828. The inhabitants were empowered to hold their first election in the house of Robert Hitchman."

      "The first election of the boroughs was held in May, 1828. Abraham Sallenberger was elected chief burgess, and Jesse Lippencot, assistant burgess, the councilmen elected were Jacob Rubert, Rev. Samuel Wakefield, Robert Hitchman, Jacob Kern and John Hosle
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial
    Person ID I0138  Fornal-Manno
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2010 

    Father HITCHMAN William J,   b. 8 Jul 1759, Cecil County, Maryland (VA, England) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1834, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother GILLESPIE Nancy Ann,   b. Oct 1765, Cecil County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1840, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Married 15 Mar 1786  Cecil County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Documents
    HITCHMAN William J and GILLESPIE Nancy Ann
    HITCHMAN William J and GILLESPIE Nancy Ann
    MD Marriages
    HITCHMAN William J and GILLESPIE Nancy Ann
    HITCHMAN William J and GILLESPIE Nancy Ann
    Maryland Marriages
    HITCHMAN William J and GILLESPIE Nancy Ann
    HITCHMAN William J and GILLESPIE Nancy Ann
    Maryland Marriages
    HITCHMAN William J
    HITCHMAN William J
    1790 Census
    HITCHMAN William J
    HITCHMAN William J
    1810 Census
    HITCHMAN William J
    HITCHMAN William J
    1820 Census
    HITCHMAN William J
    HITCHMAN William J
    1830 Census
    Family ID F109  Group Sheet

    Family MCCREADY Elizabeth,   b. 15 Aug 1800, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1864, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married Jan 1818  Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. HITCHMAN Nancy,   b. Abt 1819, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. HITCHMAN Caroline,   b. 9 Nov 1819, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1848, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     3. HITCHMAN Eliza Louise,   b. 13 May 1820, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1894, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     4. HITCHMAN John,   b. Abt 1821, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1846  (Age ~ 25 years)
    +5. HITCHMAN Alexander Byers,   b. 22 Mar 1822, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1869, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     6. HITCHMAN Margaret,   b. Abt 1823, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. HITCHMAN James H,   b. 24 Sep 1824, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1907, North Carpentertown, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     8. HITCHMAN Louisa,   b. 1827, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1894, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    +9. HITCHMAN William Robert,   b. Mar 1831, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1909, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years)
     10. HITCHMAN Rachel Reynolds,   b. 16 Mar 1834, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1899, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    +11. HITCHMAN Mary Elizabeth,   b. 18 Apt 1842, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1919, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +12. HITCHMAN Drusilla Elizabeth,   b. 1836, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1909, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     13. HITCHMAN Harriet Blackburn,   b. 1841, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1903, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     14. HITCHMAN Elizabeth,   b. 18 Apr 1842, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1842, North Carpentertown, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Documents
    HITCHMAN Robert and MCREADY Elizabeth
    HITCHMAN Robert and MCREADY Elizabeth
    Locket Story
    HITCHMAN Robert and MCREADY Elizabeth
    HITCHMAN Robert and MCREADY Elizabeth
    1850 Census
    HITCHMAN Robert and MCREADY Elizabeth
    HITCHMAN Robert and MCREADY Elizabeth
    1860 Census
    HITCHMAN Robert and MCREADY Elizabeth
    HITCHMAN Robert and MCREADY Elizabeth
    1870 Census
    HITCHMAN Robert and MCREADY Elizabeth
    HITCHMAN Robert and MCREADY Elizabeth
    1850 Census (Transcribed)
    Last Modified 31 Aug 2010 
    Family ID F26  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    HITCHMAN Robert
    HITCHMAN Robert
    Locket Photograph

    Documents
    HITCHMAN Robert
    HITCHMAN Robert
    War of 1812 Service Records
    HITCHMAN Robert
    HITCHMAN Robert
    1830 Census
    HITCHMAN Robert
    HITCHMAN Robert
    1840 Census
    HITCHMAN Robert
    HITCHMAN Robert
    IRS Tax Assessment Lists 1862 Sep-Dec
    HITCHMAN Robert
    HITCHMAN Robert
    IRS Tax Assessment Lists 1864 May
    HITCHMAN Robert
    HITCHMAN Robert
    IRS Tax Assessment Lists 1866 May

    Headstones
    HITCHMAN Robert
    HITCHMAN Robert
    Headstone

  • Sources 
    1. [S11] 1850/1880 Census, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, FORNAL-WESTMORELAND 17.

    2. [S22] A Town That Grew At The Crossroads, Jill B. Cook, editor, (Growth of Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania (Dec 01, 1978)).

    3. [S9] FORNAL-KELLER 6, Arthur Jack Keller, (SAR, Arthur St. Clair Chapter, the Pennsylvania State Society).