30. Pierson3 Roberson (Jonathan2, Thomas1) was born Kingwood Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ January 30, 1798. Pierson died May 22, 1857 Kingwood Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ, at 59 years of age. Buried at Frenchtown Cemetery Frenchtown, Hunterdon Co., NJ

He married Rebecca Lair about 1819. Rebecca was born January 30, 1794. Rebecca(4546) was the daughter of William Lair and Sarah Elizabeth Boss. Rebecca died May 6, 1884 Frenchtown, Hunterdon Co, NJ, at 90 years of age. Buried at Frenchtown Cemetery Frenchtown, Hunterdon Co., NJ In the 1850 census Kingwood Hunterdon NJ page 140, Pearson (age 52) is recorded with Rebecca (age 55), Jonathan (age 25), Garrett (age 19), William (age 16), Mary (age 14), and Joseph (age 11). Pearson is a farmer and all births are recorded as NJ

Pierson Roberson and Rebecca Lair had the following children:

child + 115 i. David4 Roberson was born December 14, 1821.

child 116 ii. Sarah Ann Roberson was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey November 16, 1822. Sarah died November 20, 1837 in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey, at 15 years of age. Buried at Frenchtown Cemetery Frenchtown, Hunterdon Co., NJ

child + 117 iii. Jonathan Roberson was born November 18, 1824.

child + 118 iv. William Roberson was born February 18, 1826.

child + 119 v. John L Roberson was born March 9, 1828.

child 120 vi. Garret L Roberson was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey June 8, 1831. Garret died June 27, 1862 at 31 years of age. Buried at Frenchtown Cemetery Frenchtown, Hunterdon Co., NJ He enlisted in the Union Army during the war of the secession and Fell at battle of Caines Mills, before Richmond, 6/27/1862. A monument to his memory has been erected in the Frenchtown Cemetery.

child 121 vii. Wilson Roberson was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey December 6, 1833. Wilson died May 26, 1914 at 80 years of age. Buried at Frenchtown Cemetery Frenchtown, Hunterdon Co., NJ

child 122 viii. Mary Jane Roberson was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey February 8, 1836. Mary died 1909 at 73 years of age. Buried at Frenchtown Cemetery Frenchtown, Hunterdon Co., NJ She married Samuel Thatcher December 8, 1860.

Samuel was born in New Jersey August 7, 1835. Samuel was the son of Nathaniel Thatcher and Sarah Ann Matthews. (See Samuel Thatcher for the continuation of this line.)

child 123 ix. Joseph Roberson was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey October 3, 1838. Joseph died May 20, 1916 at 77 years of age. Buried at Frenchtown Cemetery Frenchtown, Hunterdon Co., NJ He married Jane Cooper September 27, 1865.

Jane was born in New Jersey May 8, 1843. Jane died February 5, 1916 at 72 years of age. Buried at Frenchtown Cemetery Frenchtown, Hunterdon Co., NJ

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