Charles Greenleaf Baldwin

24 June 1878–3 November 1977 (Age 99)
Connecticut, United States

The Life of Charles Greenleaf

When Charles Greenleaf Baldwin was born on 24 June 1878, in Connecticut, United States, his father, Frederick H Baldwin, was 30 and his mother, Adelia Louisa Greenleaf, was 27. He married Helen Compton Doolittle on 11 October 1904, in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 3 November 1977, in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 99, and was buried in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States.

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Charles Greenleaf Baldwin
Helen Compton Doolittle
Marriage: 11 October 1904
Frederic M Baldwin

Spouse and Children

11 October 1904
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States


    Frederic M Baldwin


Parents and Siblings

    Frederick H Baldwin


    Adelia Louisa Greenleaf




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

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.
1900 · First U.S.  Navy Submarine Constructed

Age 22

The USS Holland was the first commissioned submarine. It was named after John Philip Holland. It had been laid down in November of 1896 and launched a year later. It was acquired and commissioned in 1900 and decommissioned five years later. The submarine was finally sold in 1913 and put on display until it was scrapped in 1932.

Age 26

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Powerful warrior

Sources (3)

  • Charles G Baldwin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Charles Baldwin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charles G Baldwin, "United States Census, 1930"

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