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Asa Baldwin, Maj.

Birthdate: (87)
Birthplace: Hingham, MA, USA
Death: April 23, 1811 (87)
Spencer, MA, USA
Place of Burial: Spencer, Worcester County, MA, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Captain David Baldwin and Abigail Baldwin
Husband of Abigail Draper
Father of Ruth Watson; Asa 1753 Baldwin; Chloe 1755 Baldwin; Olive Baldwin; Lucy Baldwin and 1 other
Brother of Zebulon Baldwin; Abigail Cranson; Frederick Baldwin; David Baldwin; Silence White and 9 others

Managed by: Harrison Victor Baldwin
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About Asa Baldwin, Maj.

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Asa Baldwin, son of David Baldwin and Abigail Burr, was b. in Hingham, Mass., on Aug. 27,1723; married with ABIGAIL DRAPER (widow of Henry White, dau. of James Draper and Abigail Child, of Dedham, Mass. and had several children by her 1st husband), on Mar. 7,1749/50. She was b. Dec. 12,1721 in Stoughton, Mass; she d. 1815.

Per Draper's "History of Spencer" he was a "gentleman of respectibility," often chosen to town offices, Committee of Correspondence, an officer in the war of the Revolution, and Major in the Militia.

  • Author: Baldwin, C. C. (Charles Candee), 1834-1895
Subject: Baldwin family
Publisher: Cleveland, O, [Leader printing company]
Possible copyright status: NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT, Pg. 512

BALDWIN, ASA: 2d Major,Samuel Denny's (1st Worcester Co.) regt; list of field officers of Mass. militia; commissioned Feb 2, 1776...listed as 1st Major,1st Worcester Co. regt;list of field officers of Mass. militia;commissioned Feb 6, 1778; also, pay roll for service from Sept. 27 to Oct. 18,1777, 1 mo.8 days; also pay roll for 5 days service; marched to reinforce Northern army Aug.19, 1777; also, 1st Major, 1sr Worcester Co. regt; list of field officers of Mass. militia; commissioned Feb. 6,1778; also, registration dated Spencer, Mar. 9,1779; accepted in Council, Apr. 14,1779.

BALDWIN,ASA: Spencer, Private, Capt. John Cutler's co., Col Luke Drury's regt., marched Apr. 20,1781; joined regiment at West Point Apr. 28th, 1781; discharged Nov. 7,1781; service, 2 mos. 25 days.

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Asa Baldwin, Maj.'s Timeline

August 27, 1723
Hingham, MA, USA
April 8, 1751
Age 27
Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts
June 28, 1753
Age 29
Spencer, MA, USA
October 12, 1755
Age 32
Spencer, Worcester, Massachusetts
May 15, 1758
Age 34
Spencer, MA, USA
July 10, 1760
Age 36
Spencer, MA, USA
April 20, 1768
Age 44
April 23, 1811
Age 87
Spencer, MA, USA
Spencer, Worcester County, MA, USA