Robbins, Thomas, Dd
Robbins, Thomas, D.D., secretary and librarian to, and benefactor of, the Connecticut Historical Society, was a native of Norfolk, Conn. He graduated at Yale College in 1796, was minister at East Windsor, 1809-27, of Stratford, 1830-31, and subsequently at Mattapoisett and Rochester, Mass. He died in 1856. He published, Historical View of the First Planters of New England (Hartford, 1815, 12mo), also a number of Sermons. See Allibone, Dict. of Brit. and Amer. Authors, s.v.