Asa Baxter

Brief Life History of Asa

When Asa Baxter was born in 1771, in Tolland, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Nathan Baxter, was 29 and his mother, Mindwell Holdridge, was 25. He married Submit Shoen in 1791. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Norfolk, Norfolk, St. Lawrence, New York, United States in 1840. He died on 23 May 1854, in Norfolk, St. Lawrence, New York, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Sunny Rest Cemetery, Norfolk, St. Lawrence, New York, United States.

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Asa Baxter
Submit Shoen
Marriage: 1791
Phoebe Baxter
Cynthia Baxter
Mindwell Baxter
Polly Baxter
David Baxter
Osman Baxter
Rinaldo Baxter
Thilinea Baxter

Sources (5)

  • Asa Baxter, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Asa Baxter, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Asa Baxter, "United States Census, 1840"

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Name Meaning

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.

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