Grier, Robert Cooper

Robert Cooper Grier, detail
Life span
03/05/1794—09/25/1870
Dickinson Connection:
Class of 1812

Life Summary

Full name
  Robert Cooper Grier
Place of Birth
Birth Date Certainty
  Exact
Death Date Certainty
  Exact
Gender
  Male
Race
  White
Sectional choice
  North
Origins
  Free State
No. of Siblings
  10
No. of Spouses
  1
No. of Children
  1
Family
 
Isaac Grier (Father, died 1815), Elizabeth Cooper (Mother), Isabella Rose Grier (Wife died 1886), daughter (born 1830).
Education
  Dickinson (Carlisle College)
Occupation
  Attorney or Judge
  Educator
Relation to Slavery
  White non-slaveholder
Church or Religious Denomination
  Presbyterian
Political Parties
  Federalist
  Democratic
  Union (Unconditional Union, National Union)
Government
  Supreme Court

Census Snapshot

Slaveholding in 1860
  0
Household Size in 1860
  13
Occupation in 1860
  Supreme Court Justice
Political Party in 1860
  Democrat
Residence in 1860
Religion in 1860
  Presbyterian
Wealth in 1860
  6800
Marital status in 1860
  Married

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