|Birth: ||Oct. 17, 1752|
New Jersey, USA
|Death: ||Feb. 19, 1810|
Enlisted as a private in the Revolution, but due to his skill as a gunsmith, was detailed to manufacture guns.
Caleb moved from New Jersey to Washington County, Pennsylvania prior to moving to Ohio in 1799 or 1800. He was a farmer, tavern keeper, and justice of the first court established for Trumbull County.
Caleb was married to Elizabeth Pitney, of the famous New Jersey Pitneys. She died in Youngstown in 1850.
Caleb and Elizabeth had 12 children.
Elizabeth Pitney (Mrs. Andrew Kirkpatrick)
Phoebe Dodd(Mrs. Thomas Kirkpatrick)
Hannah (Mrs. Henry Wick)
Benjamin Pitney Baldwin Sr. b. 3/16/1802
Eunice (Mrs. Eliab Axtell)
Elizabeth Pitney Baldwin (1760 - 1850)*
Stephen Baldwin (1782 - 1859)*
In Memory of
Caleb Baldwin, Esq., who departed this life February 19,
1810, in the 57th year of his age.
He loved the Church, he loved God,
He sought no wordly pomp or fame,
The way of piety he trod,
and well deserves the Christian's name
Note: Tombstone moved from old cemetery to Oak Hill
Oak Hill Cemetery
Created by: Deb
Record added: Jan 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64007374
Thank you for your service and for being my 5th great-grandfather.|
Added: Oct. 9, 2012