Erdmann Baldwin

Erdmann Dwight Baldwin (1859 - 1942)

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Erdmann Dwight Baldwin
Born in Lahaina, Maui, Kingdom of Hawaiimap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 28 Nov 1892 in Hilo, Hawaii, Kingdom of Hawaiimap
Died [location unknown]
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Biography

"Baldwin, Erdmann D., civil engineer, Wailuku, Maui; born 9 Dec 1859, at Lahaina, Maui; son of David Dwight and Lois Gregory (Morris) Baldwin; descendant of Joseph Baldwin of Cholesburg, County of Bucks, England, one of the earliest settlers around Milford, Connecticut (1639); grandson of Rev. Dwight Baldwin, M.D., one of the earliest missionaries to Hawaiian Islands. Married Nellie Virginia Curtis, in Hilo, Hawaii, 28 Nov 1892; two children, Dwight Vanatta, Jessie Curtis. Educated Punahou School, Honolulu; Williston Seminary, Easthampton, Massachussetts; Yale, class of 1889, Sheffield. Began career with Hawaiian government survey, 1879-1886; attended at Williston and Yale, 1886-88; with government survey in charge primary triangulation, Island of Hawaii, 1889-92; in charge at Hilo, 1892-1907; Puna survey and Hilo city works during this time; retired from government service to form firm Baldwin & Alexander (Honolulu), civil engineers and surveyors, in 1907. Is close student of volcanic action and Hawaiian land shells." [1]

9 Dec 1859: born at Lahaina, Maui, Kingdom of Hawaii, to David Dwight and Lois Gregory (Morris) Baldwin.

28 Nov 1892: married Nellie Virginia Curtis in Hilo, Hawaii, Kingdom of Hawaii.

1900: E D Baldwin, head, Caucasain, 40. married 7 years. Surveyor. can read, write, speak English, can speak Hawaiian. owns mortgaged house in Hilo. living with wife Nellie; son Dwight; and daughter Jessie. [2]

1907: formed firm Baldwin & Alexander, civil engineers and surveyors. Honolulu.

1910: [3]

1920: [4]

1930: [5]

1940: [6]

11 Jul 1942: death. burial at Makawao Cemetery. Makawao, Maui, Hawaii. double memorial with wife, Nellie. [7]

Research Notes

Sources

  1. "Men of Hawaii, A Biographical Refrence Library. Vol. 2, Revised. Ed. John William Siddall. Pub. Honolulu Star-Bulletin, Ltd. 1921. pg. 29."
  2. "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MM5F-6JZ : accessed 12 July 2017), E D Baldwin, Hilo, Hawaii, Hawaii Territory, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 65, sheet 3A, family 32, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,834.
  3. "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MLCY-6V5 : accessed 13 July 2017), Erdman Baldwin, Honolulu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 29, sheet 9B, family 92, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1753; FHL microfilm 1,375,766.
  4. "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:SP82-LMX : accessed 13 July 2017), Edman D Baldwin, Honolulu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States; citing ED 33, sheet 27A, line , family 171, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 2035; FHL microfilm 1,822,035.
  5. "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XH1R-8HF : accessed 12 July 2017), Erdmann H Baldwin, Makawao, Maui, Hawaii, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 26, sheet 10B, line 79, family 194, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 2637; FHL microfilm 2,342,371.
  6. "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VB9R-V2W : accessed 12 July 2017), Erdmann D Baldwin, Tract M-5, Makawao Judicial District, Representative District 3, Maui, Hawaii Territory, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 5-22, sheet 10A, line 49, family 198, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 4592.
  7. Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/65758235 : accessed 20 May 2018), memorial page for Erdmann Dwight Baldwin (9 Dec 1859–11 Jul 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 65758235, citing Makawao Cemetery, Makawao, Maui County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Suzanna Ashworth (contributor 46819784).


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