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Isaac Baldwin, Sr.

Birthdate: (60)
Birthplace: Norwich, New London Co., Connecticut, United States
Death: June 9, 1791 (60)
Chemung, Chemung, New York, United States
Place of Burial: Ashland or Lowman, Chemung Co., New York, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Baldwin and Mary Baldwin
Husband of Patience Rathbun
Father of Rufus Baldwin; Thomas Baldwin; Waterman Baldwin; Affa Jenkins; Adah Baldwin and 7 others
Brother of Ebenezer Baldwin; William Baldwin and James Baldwin

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About Isaac Baldwin, Sr.

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Isaac Baldwin, son of John Baldwin and Mary Adams, was b. June 12,1730 in Norwich, Connecticut; lived in Canterbury, Conn., and d. in Elmira, or, says Hon. A.C., in Chemung, NY., June 9,1791. He m. Nov. 16,1751, with PATIENCE RATHBUN, b. Sept. 13,1734, in Exeter, Providence county, Rhode Island., settled in Newton, NY., in 1785, and she d. in Southport, July 24,1823. He d. June 6,1791 in Elmira, New York and is buried at the Knoll Cemetery, Ashland, Chemung Co., New York..

Children were: Rufus (1753), Thomas (1755), Waterman (1757), Affa (1759), Adah (1762), Isaac (1765), William (1767), Henry (1769), Polly (1772), Silas (1775), and Ichabod (1777).

Founder of one of the first families in Chemung County. He was at Pittston in the Wyoming Valley at the time of the Wyoming massacre and brought his family up the Susquehanna to safety in the Elmira area. His youngest, Ichabod, was on a year old at the time.

He was the first members of his family to be buried at The Knoll. The remains of some of the men killed in the Battle of Newtown were there first. This was then part of Baldwin's land.

'Isaac Baldwin served in the American Revolution. He is included in the D.A.R. Patriot Index at '

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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Isaac Baldwin, Sr.'s Timeline

June 12, 1730
Norwich, New London Co., Connecticut, United States
March 8, 1753
Age 22
Norwich, New London Co., Connecticut, USA
February 23, 1755
Age 24
Norwich, New London Co., New York, USA
January 7, 1757
Age 26
Norwich, New London Co., New York, USA
January 16, 1758
Age 27
Canterbury, Windham, Connecticut, USA
December 14, 1759
Age 29
Province of Pennsylvania
October 31, 1762
Age 32
Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
January 8, 1765
Age 34
Norwich, New London Co., Connecticut, USA
August 26, 1767
Age 37
Norwich, New London Co., Connecticut, USA