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James Baldwin

Birthdate: (80)
Birthplace: Woburn, Massachusetts, United States
Death: January 28, 1791 (80)
Woburn, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Henry Baldwin and Abigail Baldwin
Husband of Ruth Baldwin and Ruth Baldwin
Father of Elisha Baldwin, Sr.; Cyrus Baldwin; Ruel Baldwin; Loammi Baldwin and Ruel Baldwin
Brother of Henry Baldwin, Esq.; Capt. David Baldwin; Isaac Baldwin; Abigail Baldwin; James Baldwin and 2 others

Occupation: carpenter
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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

Pg. 618,620

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James Baldwin's Timeline

1710
October 19, 1710
Woburn, Massachusetts, United States
1740
November 5, 1740
Age 30
Woburn, Ma, United States
1742
May 9, 1742
Age 31
Woburn, Ma, United States
1745
January 10, 1745
Age 34
Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
1747
June 30, 1747
Age 36
Woburn, Ma, United States
1751
February 2, 1751
Age 40
Putnam, New York, United States
1791
January 28, 1791
Age 80
Woburn, Massachusetts, United States