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Mary Baldwin (Welles)

Birthdate: (29)
Birthplace: Cholesbury, Buckinghamshire, England
Death: July 21, 1647 (29)
Milford, New Haven Colony, (Present Connecticut)
Place of Burial: Milford Cemetery, Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Colonial Gov. Thomas Welles and Alice Welles
Wife of Timothy Baldwin, Sr.
Mother of Mary Smith; Hannah Botsford and Sarah Buckingham Royce
Sister of Mary Grace Griggs; Anne Thompson; Capt. John Welles; Captain Samuel Welles, of Wethersfield; Sarah Chester and 1 other
Half sister of Philip Wells

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About Mary Baldwin

Birth: 1618, England Death: Jul. 31, 1647 Milford New Haven County Connecticut, USA

The daughter of GOV. THOMAS & ALICE (TOMES) WELLES, she married TIMOTHY BALDWIN in 1642 in Milford,Conn. She died before her father and he left in his will, "..My daughter Mary's children œ20, Anne (Hannah) œ20, &Sarah œ20..."



  • Thomas Welles (1590 - 1659)
  • Alice Tomes Wells (1595 - ____)


  1. Timothy Baldwin (1605 - 1664)


  1. Mary Baldwin Smith (1643 - 1680)*
  2. Hannah Baldwin Botsford (1644 - 1706)*
  3. Sarah Baldwin Buckingham (1645 - 1706)*

  • Calculated relationship

Burial: Milford Cemetery Milford New Haven County Connecticut, USA

Created by: Nareen, et al Record added: Aug 16, 2008 Find A Grave Memorial# 29066998



Update 9/18/2011 This parentage is based on assumptions made by Donald Line Jacobus' in "An American Family : Botsford--Marble ancestral lines" pub. 1933. James Savage's "Genealogical Dictionary" nor do articles in NEGHR give her a husband.

SEE Pages of Jacobus suppositions in SOURCE section.

 Gov. Welles had a niece Blanche Hunt who in her will named her cousin Mary Baylding (Jacobus "Baylding must refer to his daughter" and "if Blanche was niece of the Governor,she was cousin of Gov, Welles daughter. 
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Mary Baldwin's Timeline

Cholesbury, Buckinghamshire, England
April 2, 1643
Age 25
Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut Colony, USA
August 16, 1644
Age 26
Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
August 1645
Age 27
Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
July 21, 1647
Age 29
Milford, New Haven Colony, (Present Connecticut)
August 2, 1647
Age 29
Milford Cemetery, Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
August 5, 1869
Age 29
August 5, 1869
Age 29
November 16, 1887
Age 29