Robert Deans (b. 1754, d. 24 April 1834, Lerwick) was a merchant in Lerwick. He came to Shetland for the repair of Fort Charlotte on 24th March 1781, and was appointed tacksman at Gremista. He was also a town councillor between 1818 and 1820, and again from 1823 to 1829.
In 1815 he was employed by Feuars and Heritors.
- Lerwick Town Council Election April 1818
- Lerwick Town Council Election September 1823
- Lerwick Town Council Election September 1826