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Benjamin Baldwin

Birthplace: Milford, New Haven, Connecticut
Death: Died in Newark, Essex, New Jersey
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Baldwin, Sr. and Hannah Baldwin
Husband of Hannah Baldwin
Father of Jonathan Baldwin; Joseph Baldwin; Jonathan Baldwin; Benjamin Baldwin; Elizabeth Baldwin and 2 others
Brother of Joseph Baldwin, Jr.; Mary Catlin; Hannah Hull; Martha Hawks; Elizabeth Warriner and 3 others

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About Benjamin Baldwin

Some Early Families of Bloomfield, New Jersey documents how this Benjamin was the founding ancestor of most of the Baldwins of Bloomfield.

BENJAMIN2, Joseph1

NEITHER of the 2 dau. SARAH compute...both have children born BEFORE the parents...

THIS IS A MAJOR CONFUSION: Benjamin2 is listed by CC Baldwin as having children: Benjamin, Jonathan, Sarah (m. Robert Young) and Joseph (see Benjamin,his brother).....all records pertaining to son Joseph are recorded in the Supplement only.

Benjamin Baldwin, son of Joseph Baldwin and Hannah Whitlock, was b. c1642, in Milford, Conn., bapt. Mar. 23,1644. He m. as appears from a deed in Guilford, Conn., HANNAH SARGEANT, dau. of Jonathan, of Branford.

At the great emigration from Branford to Newark/Bloomfield, NJ., the Sargeants went, and Benjamin Baldwin and his wife also about 1668. He continued to live in Newark/Bloomfield, where his half-bushel was so much respected that it was made the standard. She d. before 1721. His will is dated 1726.

Children were: Benjamin (c1680), Jonathan, Sarah (m.Robert Young,who d. Nov. 1,1726, aged 63), and Joseph (see Benjamin, his brother).

NOTE: The Bloomfield tract abutted that of Newark

  • The Baldwin genealogy from 1500 to 1881 (1881)
Author: Baldwin, C. C. (Charles Candee), 1834-1895
Subject: Baldwin family
Publisher: Cleveland, O, [Leader printing company]
Possible copyright status: NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT

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Benjamin Baldwin's Timeline

June 23, 1642
Milford, New Haven, Connecticut
June 23, 1644
Age 2
Milford, Connecticut
Age 17
Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
Age 25
Newark, New Jersey
Age 26
Age 27
Newark, Essex Co, NJ
Age 33
Newark, Essex, New Jersey
January 31, 1679
Age 36
Newark, Essex, New Jersey, United States
Age 37
Newark, Essex Co, NJ
Age 38