Age: 18, credited to Cornwall, VTVITALS
Birth: 05/22/1847, CanadaADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
St. Genevieve Cemetery, Shoreham, VT
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Death of James Baldwin.
The funeral of James Baldwin, who was stricken with heart trouble last Saturday in Worcester, Mass., while visiting his daughter,Mrs. William Rogers, in that city, was held at the St.Mary’s Catholic church Wednesday mormong with burial in the family lot in the Shoreham cemetery.
Mr. Baldwin was born in Cornwall May 22, 1847 and resided there till about a year ago when he moved to his home here on Seymour street. He was a civil war veteran and served three years in Company A, 5th Vermont cavalry (sic). He was also a member of William P. Russel Post, No. 89, G.A.R., of this village.
He is survived by his wife, Cordelia, four daughters, Mrs. William Rogers of Worcester, Mass., Mrs. Mitchell Sullivan of Shoreham, Mrs. Nelson Maheu of Cornwall and Mrs. Charles Remele of Middlebury; four sons, Arthur of Timber, Ore., George of Ft. Silicon, Cal., William and Leon of Middlebury.
Middlebury Register, June 1, 1917
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.
Webmaster's Note: although his obituary says he was born in Cornwall, Vermont, his service record and various census records show he was born in Canada. The 1910 Census shows he immigrated as an infant, was naturalized and a Union Army veteran.