Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

James Matthias Baldwin

Male 1857 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name James Matthias Baldwin 
    Born 29 Jun 1857  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    bank manager 
    Occupation 1876  Bright, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    merchant 
    Residence 1879  Manitou, , Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-118992 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I118992  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father William Baldwin,   b. Abt 1820, Of, Washington, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1891  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Mother Mary,   b. 1832, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F234428  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Diana L. Green,   b. 1855, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 13 Sep 1876  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F36096  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Jun 1857 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - bank manager - - Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - merchant - 1876 - Bright, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Sep 1876 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1879 - Manitou, , Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • James Matthias Baldwin (1857-?)

      Bank manager. Born in Oxford County, Ontario on 29 June 1857, he left school at 13 and went to work in a general store at Bright and, later, at Dundas. In 1879, he came to Manitoba and located first at Manitou then, in 1882, farmed for eight years near Pelican Lake. In 1891 he moved to Killarney and was appointed clerk and treasurer for the Rural Municipality of Turtle Mountain, and deputy county clerk. He later resigned the latter position to go into partnership with George Lawrence in an agricultural implements business. The partnership ended in 1898 when Baldwin opened a private bank which later became a branch of the Union Bank of Canada, and of which he was appointed manager. In 1879, he married Diana Greene of Waterloo County, Ontario. They had two children: Edwin N. Baldwin and William H. Baldwin. He was a member of the AF & AM and IOOF .


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  • Sources 
    1. [S719] Book - Manitoba Biographies, James Matthias Baldwin.

    2. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 11068 (1876), James Matthias Baldwin-Dinnah Green.
      James Matthias Baldwin, 20, res. Bright, b. Blenheim, occ. merchant, s/o William and Mary Baldwin married to Dinniah Green, 20, res. Wilmot b. Wilmot, d/o Cyrus Green and Mary Ann, married 13 Sep 1876 Wilmot.