Robert Hesketh was born in 1719 and died in 1793
Robert was the son of John Hesketh (1690-1770) and his 1st wife Margaret Singleton.
Robert had the following brothers and sisters:
Roger Hesketh born 1716
Thomas Hesketh born 1718
John 1721-1757 who married Margaret
Ann, born 1723, who married John Williams
Roger, 1726-1781, who married Sarah Johnson
Mary born 1728
Henry born 1729 or 1730
Joseph born 1732
Margaret, 1735-1755, who married Peter Morgan
William, 1738-1793, mayor of Liverpool 1783-1784, who married Margaret Pemberton in 1787 and they had a son William.
Robert married Catherine Holding
Robert and Catherine had the following children:
Margaret, born 1746, who married William Crosbie. They had two children Catherine and William.
John 1750-1815, who married Louisa Ann Beete 1768-1799
James born 1752
Edward born 1755
Sarah who died unmarried 1823