Balden, William Henry

Birth Name Balden, William Henry [1]
Nick Name Mr. Billy
Gramps ID I0058
Gender male
Age at Death 79 years, 4 months, 1 day

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth 9 Dec 1822 Balden Homestead  

[2] [3]
Census 7 Sep 1850 Mercer Co, KY  

Event Note

Not sure if this is the right William Baldwin.

 
Census 17 Aug 1860 Mercer Co, KY  

 
Census 16 Aug 1870 Mercer Co, KY  

 
Census 4 Jun 1900 Mercer Co, KY  

Event Note

Living with son William E. Balden and family

 
Death 10 Apr 1902 Ebenezer, KY  

[4] [2] [3]
Burial   Ebenezer brick house cemetery  

[4] [3]

Parents

Father Balden, James [I0170]
Mother Bryant, Elizabeth [I1359]
Siblings
  1. Balden, Martha Ann [I0171]
  2. Balden, James [I1306]
  3. Balden, Elizabeth [I1308]
  4. Balden, Joseph [I1310]
  5. Balden, Narcissa [I1309]

Families

Married Wife Jones, Mary Jane [I0059]
   
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage 2 Oct 1845 Mercer Co, KY  

[5] [6a] [7a]
  Children
  1. Balden, Mary Elizabeth [I0179]
  2. Balden, James [I0051]
  3. Balden, Susan Mary [I0180]
  4. Balden, Sarah Jane [I0181]
  5. Balden, William Evans [I0182]
  6. Balden, Stephen Douglas [I0183]
  7. Balden, infant [I0702]
  8. Balden, Mattie Smith [I1367]
  9. Balden, Addie Graham [I1368]
Married Wife Ingell, Ellen [I0519]
   
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage 10 Aug 1876 Covington, KY  

[4] [2]

Gallery

Narrative

rootsweb:
Marriage Record for William H. Baldwin
Spouse: Mary Jane Jones
Date: 2 Oct 1845
B/G: Groom
County and State: Mercer Co. KY

1860 Mercer Co, KY census shows next door:
James Baldwin, 28
Joseph Baldwin, 22
Elizabeth Baldwin, 30
Narcissa Baldwin, age 21

1870 Mercer Co, KY census includes in same household:
Jones, Sam, 25, farm laborer
,Matilda , 25 domestic servant

1900 Mercer Co, KY census shows next door:
Baldwin, Douglas, 44
Susan, 41, wife
Moore, Jesse, 19, step son
Moore, John T, 17, step son
Moore, Charles D., 14, step son
Baldwin, Bessie, 12, dau
Mary, 11, dau
Henry M., 6, son
L???, 4, dau
Alex T., 2, son

Probably too old to serve in the Civil War, but...

Civil War Record for Wm. H. Baldwin
Name: Wm. H. Baldwin
Pvt in the 34th Infantry (KY/Union)
Unit Mustered in: at
Unit Mustered out: at
User-Added Notes (click here to add a note):
none

Civil War Record for William Baldwin
Name: William Baldwin
Pvt in the 5th Infantry (The 'Louisville Legion') (KY/Union)
Unit Mustered in: at
Unit Mustered out: at
User-Added Notes (click here to add a note):
none

http://www.rootsweb.com/~kymercer/Wars/Mexican/
MEXICAN WAR SOLDIERS FROM THE MERCER CO. KY AREA
Transcribed and contributed by the Harrodsburg Historical Society.
BALDWIN, WILLIAM PVT 1846 Harrodsburg 10
No Company Number Listed - Ky Foot Volunteers
Roll of Capt Philip B.Thompson's Company
Enrolled May 19, 1846, at Harrodsburg, Ky. by Capt. P.B. Thompson
Mustered: In Jun 9, 1846, Louisville, Ky. & Out Jun 8, 1847, New Orleans.

1850 Moniteau Co, MO census lists a William Baldwin, 25 and Lucinda, 25, both b. in KY.

1880 Moniteau Co, MO census:
Name Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
William H. BALDWIN Self M Male W 58 KY Farmer NC TN
Lucinda R. BALDWIN Wife M Female W 55 KY Keeping House NC PA
George H. BALDWIN Son S Male W 16 MO At Home KY KY
Nancy J. BALDWIN Dau S Female W 13 MO KY KY

Date of marriage to Mary Jane Jones listed as 2-Oct-1842 in Balden family tree from Harrodsburg Historical Society.

Attributes

Attribute/ Type Value Notes Sources
Nickname Mr. Billy

 

Source References

  1. 1983 Marjorie Sparling Notes [S0172]
  2. Balden Family Tree [S0294]
  3. Ebenezer Brick House cemetery [S0314]
  4. The Baldens of the Ebenezer Brick House - A Heap of Living [S0286]
  5. Mercer County Kentucky Marriages [S0186]
  6. Mercer Co KY General Marriage Index [S0336]
    1. Page: Book 2, Page 130
  7. Mercer Co, KY Marriage Bonds and Consents 1831-1850 [S0337]
    1. Page: Page 4

Pedigree

  1. Balden, James
    1. Bryant, Elizabeth
      1. Balden, Martha Ann
      2. Balden, William Henry
        1. Jones, Mary Jane
          1. Balden, Mary Elizabeth
          2. Balden, James
          3. Balden, Susan Mary
          4. Balden, Sarah Jane
          5. Balden, William Evans
          6. Balden, Stephen Douglas
          7. Balden, infant
          8. Balden, Mattie Smith
          9. Balden, Addie Graham
        2. Ingell, Ellen
      3. Balden, James
      4. Balden, Elizabeth
      5. Balden, Joseph
      6. Balden, Narcissa

Ancestors