Aner Baldwin

16 February 1777–15 January 1830 (Age 52)
Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Aner

When Aner Baldwin was born on 16 February 1777, in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, his father, Theophilus Baldwin, was 41 and his mother, Sarah Strong, was 32. He married Annice Minor on 20 January 1802, in Bethlehem, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He died on 15 January 1830, in Milton, Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Aner Baldwin
1777–1830
Annice Minor
1778–1838
Marriage: 20 January 1802
John Harper Baldwin
1803–1881
Dortha ( Dotea) Baldwin
1807–1842
Betsey Baldwin
1809–1809
Betsey Baldwin
1810–1887
Nancy Baldwin
1813–1815
Abigail Scofield Baldwin
1817–1893

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 January 1802
Bethlehem, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States
children

(6)

    John Harper Baldwin

    Male1803–1881Male

    Dortha ( Dotea) Baldwin

    Female1807–1842Female

    Betsey Baldwin

    Female1809–1809Female

    Betsey Baldwin

    Female1810–1887Female

    Nancy Baldwin

    Female1813–1815Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 4

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 4

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 17

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements bald ‘bold’, ‘brave’ + wine ‘friend’, which was extremely popular among the Normans and in Flanders in the early Middle Ages. It was the personal name of the Crusader who in 1100 became the first Christian king of Jerusalem, and of four more Crusader kings of Jerusalem. It was also borne by Baldwin , Count of Flanders ( 1172–1205 ), leader of the Fourth Crusade, who became first Latin Emperor of Constantinople ( 1204 ). As an American surname it has absorbed Dutch spellings such as Boudewijn.2 Irish: surname adopted in Donegal by bearers of the Gaelic name Ó Maolagáin ( see Milligan ), due to association of Gaelic maol ‘bald’, ‘hairless’ with English bald.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Aner Baldwin, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"
  • Aner Baldwin, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Aner Baldwin and Annice Minor in the Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, 1630 marriage 1802

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