Robert Hammonds was born May 1784, the son of John Hammond and Mary. John was the son of A John Hammond, Robert's father mbrose Hammond and Ann Morgan. Robert's sibling's: 1. Ambrose b. ca. 1770 and d. ca. ug 1842 =m= Catherine, 2. Elizabeth b. Oct. 14, 1771 d. an. 01, 1843 =m= ca 1797John Grizzel. 3. Jane Hammond b. ca 1773 =m= Thomas Frances. 4. John Hammond b. ca 1776 d. 1826 =m= Mary Frances Stephens. 5. Rebecca Hammonds b. Apr. 02, 1782 d. Dec. 25, 1857 =m= William Grizzel. 6. Robert Hammond b. May 1784 d. 1850 =m= 2nd. Rachel Colley they settled in Lawrence Co. OH. (This is my line.). 7. Nancy Hammond b. ca 1786 ?=m= Joel Fields. 8. Sarah Hammonds b. ca 1788 ?=m= James Chaffin.
John Hammond, Robert Hammond's father died in Russell Co. VA. John Hammond's father, Ambrose Hammond died in 1794 in Wilkes Co. NC leaving his estate to his wife. This is the same year that his son John Hammonds name shows up on personal prperty tax list of the Upper District of Russell Co. VA.His wife apparently preceeded him in death as when his estate was sold by his heirs in 1816, only the names of his 8 children were mentioned. Nancy