Robert was born about 1771, the son of unknown parents. The place is not known.
His wife was Jean Ramsey, who he married in ABT 1790. The place has not been found. Their seven known children were James (c1791-?), Jean (c1793-?), Thomas (c1796-?), Kathrine (c1798-?), Isabel (c1803-?), Sarah (c1804-?) and Ann (c1808-?).
!Source: www.scotlandspeople.com Old Parish Birth Records From his children's christening records.