Nathan Bennett Baldwin Sr.

27 January 1812–1 November 1891 (Age 79)
Augusta, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Nathan Bennett

When Nathan Bennett Baldwin Sr. was born on 27 January 1812, in Augusta, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada, his father, Aaron Munson Baldwin, was 27 and his mother, Julia Bishop, was 20. He married Sarah Ann Pine on 1 January 1837, in Geauga, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake Valley, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1852 and Millard, Utah, United States in 1856. He registered for military service in 1834. In 1870, at the age of 58, his occupation is listed as farmer in Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States. He died on 1 November 1891, in Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Fillmore Cemetery, Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nathan Bennett Baldwin Sr.
Margaretta Oler
Marriage: 24 January 1863
Andrew Virgil Baldwin
James William Baldwin
George Bennett Baldwin
Charles Henry Baldwin
Junius Eli Baldwin
Nathaniel Baldwin

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 January 1863Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 7
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    Age 12
    Name changed in 1853 to Council Bluffs
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 24
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    English and North German: from a personal name composed of the ancient Germanic 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). In North America, this surname has absorbed Dutch forms such as Boudewijn.Irish: surname adopted in Donegal by bearers of the Gaelic surname Ó Maolagáin (see Milligan ), due to association of Gaelic maol ‘bald, hairless’ with English bald.History: A John Baldwin from Buckinghamshire, England, arrived in the US in 1638 and settled in Milford, CT.

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

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    Phebe Baldwin Pierce & Daily Carpenter Time Line

    Daily Carpenter "This certifies that Daly Carpenter is an Elder in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and has this day received from under our hand at Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Ill., Oct …

    Sources (39)

    • Nathan B Baldwin, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Sarah A. Pine and Nathan B. Baldwin, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
    • Nathan Bennett Baldwin in entry for Nathaniel Baldwin, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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