James Baldwin (1710 - 1791)

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Birthplace: Woburn, Massachusetts, USA
Death: Died in Woburn, Massachusetts, USA
Occupation: carpenter
Managed by: Fay Baldwin
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About James Baldwin

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James Baldwin, son of Henry Baldwin and Abigail Fiske, was b. 1710 in Woburn, Mass. He m., May. 29,1739, RUTH RICHARDSON, b. June 17,1713, dau. of Joseph3, the gr.s. of Samuel1, and settled in Woburn. He died Jan. 28,1791; his wife Ruth died May 13,1791, aged 78 (age should be 77).

Children were: Cyrus (1740), Ruel (1742), Loammi (1744/45), and Ruel (1747).

James is said, in Sewell's "History of Woburn," to have been a carpenter, and a reputed master workman in the erection of the precinct Burlington Meeting House, in 1732, still standing in 1867. It will be noticed that James was then young. By his will, dated 1771, he gave his wife one of his negroes.

  • 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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James Baldwin's Timeline

October 19, 1710
Woburn, Massachusetts, USA
May 29, 1739
Age 28
Woburn, Ma, USA
November 5, 1740
Age 30
Woburn, Ma, USA
May 9, 1742
Age 31
Woburn, Ma, USA
January 10, 1745
Age 34
Woburn, Ma, USA
June 30, 1747
Age 36
Woburn, Ma, USA
January 28, 1791
Age 80
Woburn, Massachusetts, USA