Justinus Tom Baldwin

7 October 1879–
Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Justinus Tom

When Justinus Tom Baldwin was born on 7 October 1879, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Charles Henry Baldwin, was 22 and his mother, Mary Anna Mohl, was 20.

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Family Time Line

Charles Henry Baldwin
1857–1937
Mary Anna Mohl
1859–
Reynold H Baldwin
1878–
Justinus Tom Baldwin
1879–
Eugene Thomas Baldwin
1879–
Blanche Anita Baldwin
1882–
Viola Baldwin
1884–
Otis Waiste Baldwin
1887–1953
Edward B Baldwin
1890–
Blanche Anita Kitterman
1892–
Harold Arveen Baldwin
1892–1913
Ruth Baldwin
1898–1907
George A Baldwin
1899–

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Henry Baldwin

    Male1857–1937Male

    Mary Anna Mohl

    Female1859–Female

siblings

(11)

    Reynold H Baldwin

    Male1878–Male

    Male1879–Male

    Eugene Thomas Baldwin

    Male1879–Male

    Blanche Anita Baldwin

    Female1882–Female

    Viola Baldwin

    Female1884–Female

+6 More Children

World Events (3)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 4

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.

Name Meaning

Powerful warrior

Sources (1)

  • Justinus Tom Baldwin, "Wisconsin Births and Christenings, 1826-1926"

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