Margaret Martha Baxter

29 October 1732–1785 (Age 52)
Hebron, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Margaret Martha

When Margaret Martha Baxter was born on 29 October 1732, in Hebron, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Simon Baxter, was 34 and her mother, Abigail Mann, was 33. She married John Wilbrick on 6 September 1770. She lived in Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut, United States in 1732. She died in 1785, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

John Wilbrick
1728–
Margaret Martha Baxter
1732–1785
Marriage: 6 September 1770

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 September 1770
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (2)

    1776
    Age 44
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold
    Age 49
    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.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 17839;2007: 36851; 2010: 49033)English: occupational name from Middle English baxter ‘baker’ (from Old English bæcestre ‘baker’, earlier ‘female baker’, the feminine equivalent of bæcere). Compare Baker .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Kempster
    Baker

    Sources (7)

    • Margret Baxter, "Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
    • Margets Baxter (Twin), "Connecticut, Deaths, 1640-1955"
    • Margit Baxter, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

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