Phebe Baldwin

2 March 1810–6 January 1865 (Age 54)
Augusta, Grenville, Upper Canada, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Phebe

When Phebe Baldwin was born on 2 March 1810, in Augusta, Grenville, Upper Canada, British Colonial America, her father, Aaron Munson Baldwin, was 25 and her mother, Julia Bishop, was 18. She married Isaac Washington Pierce I on 27 January 1828. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Lee, Ringgold, Iowa, United States in 1850 and Lee, Lee, Oneida, New York, United States in 1850. She died on 6 January 1865, in Deseret, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Fillmore Cemetery, Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Washington Pierce I
1811–1841
Phebe Baldwin
1810–1865
Marriage: 27 January 1828
Amasa Pierce
1829–1847
George Henry Pierce
1832–1905
Nathan Bennett Pierce
1834–1911
Lucy Ruth Pierce
1837–1838
Isaac Washington Pierce II
1839–1906

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 January 1828
  • Children

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (13)

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    World Events (8)

    1812
    Age 2
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1823
    Age 13
    Historical Boundaries: 1823: Schuyler, Illinois, United States
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 15
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Boehle
    Baldovino
    Bellmann
    Bouwman
    Baudoin
    Bald
    Balkin
    Bouma
    Beaudoin
    Milligan
    Bowden
    Bodkin
    Boehlke
    Boltz
    Boardway
    Bonnes
    Bais
    Bouwens
    Buma
    Bawden
    Baldon

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    Sources (36)

    • Phebe Baldwin in household of Daily Carpenter, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Phoebe Pearce, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Phebe Baldwin - Published information: birth-name: Phoebe Baldwin

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