Baldwin,  Ashbel

Baldwin, Ashbel

Male 1757 - 1846  (88 years)

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  • Name Baldwin, Ashbel  [1
    Born 7 Mar 1757  Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 8 Feb 1846  Rochester, Monroe, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Rochester, Monroe, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I22239  Sullivan Burgess Family Tree
    Last Modified 6 May 2018 

    Father Baldwin, Isaac C,   b. 22 Feb 1715, Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1805, Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Collins, Anna,   b. 24 Aug 1725, Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1790, Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 7 Mar 1750  Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F8249  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Johnson, Clarissa,   b. 1762 
    Married 1782  [1
    Last Modified 6 May 2018 
    Family ID F7974  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Mar 1757 - Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Feb 1846 - Rochester, Monroe, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Rochester, Monroe, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Baldwin, Ashbel Grave Stone
    Baldwin, Ashbel Grave Stone

    Family Crest
    Baldwin Family Crest
    Baldwin Family Crest

  • Notes 
    • Clergyman, born in Litchfield, Connecticut, 7 March 1757; died in Rochester, New York, 8 February 1846. He was graduated at Yale College in 1776, and was a quartermaster in the revolutionary army. On 3 August 1785, he was ordained to the deaconate by Bishop Seabury in Middletown. This was the first Episcopal ordination ill the United States. He was ordained priest in September following, and became rector of St. Michael's Church, Litchfield, where he remained till 1793. From 1793 to 1824 he was rector of Christ Church, Stratford. He then held parishes in Wallingford, Meriden, North Haven, and Oxford, until in 1832 he became disabled by age. His records show that he had preached 10,000 times, and baptized 3,010 persons. He was secretary of the general convention, and also of the diocesan convention of Connecticut

  • Sources 
    1. [S206] Hyde Genealogy Descendants in the Female as Well as in the Male Lines by Reuben Hyde Walworth, Reuben Hyde Walworth, (Date: 1864;).