Robert Pate Armistead is a son of Eldridge Armistead (b. 3 Oct 1883) and Rowena Pate, m. Nov 1915 in Water Valley, MS. Robert and Rowena had the following Children:
1. Eldridge, JR., born 5 Feb 1917; married Elizabeth Wyche, 1944, in Shreveport, LA. 2. Robert Pate. 3. Thomas Hunt, born 28 Sep 1921; married Josephine Morgan, 12 June 1954, in Fort Worth, TX
Eldridge Armistead is a son of A.D.Hunt Armistead (1842-1892) and Martha Eldridge (1855-1944), m. 15 Jan 1879.
A.D. Hunt Armistead can be found in Garver's"The Armistead Family, 1635- 1910", p240. or Genealogies of Virginia Families from the William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magozine,(Genealogy Publishing co. 1982), p134