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Robert E.
Biographical Information
Status: Alive
Race: African-American
Occupation: Blacksmith
Wife: Grace
unnamed while in slavery †
Children: Anthony † (adoptive son)
other children while in slavery †
Family: Katie Sully (goddaughter)
Production Details
Actor: Ivory Ocean (pilot)
Henry G. Sanders (series)
First Appearance: Pilot
Last Appearance: Dr. Quinn: Medicine Woman: The Movie
Episode Count: 107 episodes, 1 movie

He's played by Ivory Ocean in the Pilot & by Henry G. Sanders for the rest of the series.

Vital Information[]

  • Husband of Grace.
  • In the pilot we learn that he has lumbago (arthritis). It's never mentioned again.
  • Was a slave to a man named Vernon & had a family (that is now dead) during that time.


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  • "Now that's the kind of woman a man can dream about his whole life." (The Visitor)