Theophilus Baldwin (1683 - 1736) MP

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Birthplace: Stonington, New London, CT
Death: Died in Stonington, New London, CT
Occupation: Deacon
Managed by: Earlene Kay Rutledge
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About Theophilus Baldwin

DEA.THEOPHILUS2, John Sr.1 (of Stonington)

Theophilus Baldwin, son of John Baldwin and Rebecca Palmer, (dau. of the first Walter Palmer, of Stonington, and young widow of Elisha Cheesborough), was born in Stonington, Connecticut in June 1683 and remained there.

He married on May 25,1710 with PRISCILLA MASON, dau. of Lt. Daniel Mason, and grand daughter of the famous Capt. John Mason. It is through this marriage only that John of Stonington has descendants who bear the family name.

Children were: John (1711), Priscilla (1713), Theophilus (1716) and Sylvester (bpt 1719).

His wife Priscilla died and he married 2nd on May 1, 1724 with JEMIMA POWERS, who died 1733. He married 3rd on Oct. 18, 1733, with Mrs. ELIZABETH HASCALL, of Norwich, but he had no other children.

He was a man of mark in the town, having character, ability, intelligence, wealth, and a remarkably sunny temper. Theophilus was the first deacon of the North Church, in Stonington. Priscilla Mason (his 1st wife), on her mother's side, was grand daughter of Rev. Jeremiah Hobart, of Hingham, Mass., and her mother's name was Rebecca.

Subject: Baldwin family Publisher: Cleveland, O, [Leader printing company]
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Dea. Theophilus Baldwin's Timeline

1683
June 1, 1683
Stonington, New London, CT
1710
May 25, 1710
Age 26
Stonington, New London, CT
1711
July 12, 1711
Age 28
Stonington, CT, USA
1713
November 7, 1713
Age 30
Stonington, CT, USA
1716
October 23, 1716
Age 33
Stonington, CT, USA
1719
March 29, 1719
Age 35
Stonington, New London, Connecticut
1724
May 1, 1724
Age 40
1736
1736
Age 52
Stonington, New London, CT
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