Sidney Massey

3 February 1771–
Goshen MM, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Sidney

When Sidney Massey was born on 3 February 1771, in Goshen MM, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Isaac Massey, was 38 and her mother, Phoebe Ashbridge, was 31. She married William Baldwin on 14 April 1791, in Willistown Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

William Baldwin
1761–1836
Sidney Massey
1771–
Marriage: 14 April 1791
Lydia Baldwin
1781–1816
David Baldwin
1787–
Rachel Baldwin
1783–
Rebecca Baldwin
1784–
Robert Baldwin
1786–1879
William Baldwin
1786–1854
Daniel Baldwin
1792–
Phebe Baldwin
1793–
John Baldwin
1794–1835
Isaac Baldwin
1804–1875

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 April 1791
Willistown Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 5

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 5

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1803

Age 32

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish (of Norman origin) and French: habitational name from any of various places in northern France which get their names from the Gallo-Roman personal name Maccius + the locative suffix -acum.2 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Marcy in La Manche. This surname is preserved in the English place name Stondon Massey.3 English: from a pet form of Matthew .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sidney Massey in entry for William Baldwin, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Marriage Records, 1512-1989"
  • Sidney Massey in entry for William Baldwin, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Marriage Records, 1512-1989"
  • Sidney Massey in entry for William Baldwin, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Marriage Records, 1512-1989"

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