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William Baskin, Jr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Donegal,Ireland
Death: Died in Abbeville, Abbeville County, South Carolina, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of William Baskin, Sr and Mary Catherine Baskin
Husband of Mary Baskin
Father of John BASKIN; Thomas BASKIN; Margaret Patterson; Capt. William Baskin; James BASKIN and 4 others
Half brother of John Baskins, II and Robert Baskins

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About William Baskin, Jr.

Came to America in 1730 or 1731 from Ireland. William and Mary helped to erect the first school and church in what became Augusta Co, Va. and in Abbyville Co. South Carolinia. They were the grandparents of the first white child born in Abbyville Co. Andrew, son of Robert, a brother of William, was a delegate tot he S. Carolinia Convention to vote on whether to accept the federal constitution and join the Union. John Baskin, brother of William and Robert was great grand father of Alexander Hamilton Stevens, Vice President of the Confederate States. Great Grandfather Abraham Laster donated the land and helped build the first school and church in Johnson County ARkansas. Greatgreat grandfather Frederick Laster donated the land for the first cemetery in Harmony, Arkansas. Uncle Mon Laster donated the land for the present cemetery and one of his children was the first one buried there in 1868. **Taken from papers written by Robert Thurlow Baskin for my mother Alma Baskin Ashlock.

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William Baskin, Jr.'s Timeline

1705
1705
Donegal,Ireland
1730
1730
Age 25
Chester,,Pennsylvania,USA
1731
1731
Age 26
Of,Chester,PA
1731
Age 26
1731
Age 26
Chester, Pennsylvania, USA
1733
1733
Age 28
Of,Chester,PA
1735
1735
Age 30
Chester, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States
1737
February 14, 1737
Age 32
Virginia
1737
Age 32
1739
1739
Age 34
Of,Augusta,VA