Violate <I>Baldwin</I> Fortune

Violate Baldwin Fortune

Birth
Death
13 Sep 1802 (aged 72–73)
Jaffrey, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, USA
Burial
Jaffrey Center, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, USA GPS-Latitude: 42.8292773, Longitude: -72.0572599
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Violate became the indentured servant of James & Ruth (Richardson) Baldwin. James was the first cousin of Violate's father, Benjamin Baldwin. On 9 Nov 1779, Amos Fortune purchased Violate's freedom from the Baldwins for £50, and married her the next day in Woburn. She was 50 years old at the time, and he was 69.
Violate became the indentured servant of James & Ruth (Richardson) Baldwin. James was the first cousin of Violate's father, Benjamin Baldwin. On 9 Nov 1779, Amos Fortune purchased Violate's freedom from the Baldwins for £50, and married her the next day in Woburn. She was 50 years old at the time, and he was 69.

Inscription

SACRED to the memory of VIOLATE, by sale the slave of Amos Fortune, by Marriage His wife, by her fidelity his friend and solace, she died his widow. Sept. 15, 1802. AE 73.



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