Josiah Baldwin, Jr. (1677 - 1764) MP

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Birthplace: Milford, New Haven Co., CT
Death: Died in Killingworth, Middlesex, , Ct
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About Josiah Baldwin, Jr.

JOSIAH3, Josiah2, John1 (of Milford).

Josiah Baldwin, son of Josiah Baldwin and Mercy/Mary Camp was b. Mar. 27,1677/78 in Milford, Ct., was granted land in Derby, Conn., by the town, in 1699, where he resided for a while. He was for a time the Town Treasurer. He m. Sept. 19,1700, with MARY PERSON (or PIERSON), of that place, who d. July 25,1726. In 1702, he lived in Derby, as a blacksmith.

Children born in Derby: Josiah (1701), Mary (c1702), Hezekiah (c1703), Jared (1706/07), Remember (1708), Hezekiah (1710), Mary (1711), Mercy (1714) Abigail (1716).

He removed to Killingworth, Conn., where children born were: Eleazer (1717), Daughter (1720), Caleb (1723), and Hezekiah (1725).

His wife Mary died 1726 and he must have remarried to an ELIZABETH, since in his will, dated 1761, he remembers his wife Elizabeth, and children Josiah, Mercy CHATFIELD, Abigail WATEROUS, and grandsons; also sons of Eleazer.

He was a blacksmith (1722) of Killingworth. He conveyed to Samuel Baldwin, of Milford, his right in the "Indian Purchase."

  • 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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Josiah Baldwin, Jr.'s Timeline

March 21, 1677
Milford, New Haven Co., CT
March 31, 1678
Age 1
Milford, New Haven, Conn
September 19, 1700
Age 23
Derby, New Haven, Connecticut
September 17, 1701
Age 24
Derby, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
October 11, 1702
Age 25
Derby, CT, USA
August 20, 1703
Age 26
Derby, CT, USA
March 23, 1706
Age 29
Derby, CT, USA
August 20, 1708
Age 31
Derby, New Haven Co., CT
January 15, 1710
Age 32
Derby, CT, USA
January 16, 1711
Age 33
Derby, CT, USA