John Baldwin1

#2890, (say 1570 - before 14 October 1637)
Relationship1st cousin 10 times removed of William David Lewis
Father*Henry Baldwin1 (s 1528 - bt 1600 - 1602)
Mother*Alice _____1 (s 1538 - 1626)


Hannah _____ b. s 1575
Children 1.Agnes Baldwin1 (s 1596 - )
 2.Richard Baldwin1 (s 1598 - 1634)
 3.John Baldwin1 (s 1600 - )
 4.Martha Baldwin1 (s 1602 - )
 5.Mary Baldwin1 (s 1604 - )
Birth*say 1570He was born say 1570 at EnglandG.2 
Marriage*say 1595He married Hannah _____ say 1595.1 
2 January 1599/0In Henry Baldwin's will dated 2 January 1599/0, John Baldwin was named as an heir, given four crofts in Wendover called "Stybbings" and £10.2,3 
4 June 1622In Alice _____'s will dated 4 June 1622, her son John Baldwin was named as co-executor and heir, of £20.4 
18 February 1632/33He witnessed the will of Richard Baldwin on 18 February 1632/33 at Dundridge Manor, Aston Clinton, Buckinghamshire, EnglandG; as "Richard Baldwin, of Dun-Dridge...Yeoman."5 
Death*before 14 October 1637He died before 14 October 1637 at Chesham, Buckinghamshire, EnglandG.6 


  1. [S324] Col. Joseph L. Chester, "Report of Investigations concerning the Family of Baldwin, of Aston Clinton, Co. Bucks", New England Historic Genealogical Register 38 (1884): pp. 160-170, 289-299, 372-376.
  2. [S324] Col. Joseph L. Chester, "Family of Baldwin": 165–166, abstract: "To the poor of Aston Clinton 20 shillings, of Cholsbury 20 shillings, of Wendover 5 shillings, & of Great Missenden 3 shillings & 4 pence—to Edmund Stonhill of St. Leonard's 2 shillings—to Thomas Gerye of St. Leonard’s 12 pence-—to widow Tomkins of St. Leonard's 2 shillings—to Thomas Chapman of St. Leonard’s 12 pence—to widow Pratt of St. Leonard’s 12 pence—to my son John my 4 crofts in Wendover, called “Stybbings," & £10.—to Robert my son my messes, lands & tents, &c. in Flanden & Hempstead & elsewhere in co. Herts, also £40—to Agnes my daughter £100. within 2 years after my death, or at her marriage——to James Bonas £40—to Richard my son sundry furniture, household stuff, &c. (enumerated) after the death of Alice my wife—-to Sylvester my son £10. besides what he owes me, and to his sons John & Henry each six shillings and 8 pence—to Henry son of James Bonas 6-8—to Bartholomew Gravenye a ewe & lamb—“to Robert Baldwin my late servant” 12 pence—to each godchild 6 pence—to my sister Lettice Foster 20 shillings—to Thomas King of Swanborne 10 shillings—to Richard Salter my son in law 10 sheep—all residue to Alice my wife—my son Richard to be my executor, and my brother John Baldwin and George Adams of Little Horwood, overseers."
  3. [S325] Charles Candee Baldwin, Baldwin Genealogy Supplement of 1889 (Cleveland, O.: The Leader Printing Company, 1889), p. 23 (page numbers missing).
  4. [S324] Col. Joseph L. Chester, "Family of Baldwin": 166, abstract: "To be buried in the parish church of Aston Clinton, near my late husband Henry Baldwin—to my sons Richard, Sylvester, & John Baldwin, each £20.—to my daughter Mary Salter, £10., my best gold ring, best gown, &c.—to the children of my said son Sylvester Baldwin, viz. John, Henry, Sylvester, Richard, William. Alice, & Jane, each 40 shillings—to the children of my son John Baldwin, viz. Richard, John, Mary, Agnes, & Martha, each 40s—to the children of my daughter Mary Salter, viz. Richard, Thomas, John, David, Susanna, Mary, & Sarah, each 40 shillings—to the children of my daughter Jane Bonus, viz. Henry, James. John, Christian, Faith, Mary, & Jane, each a sum varying from £4. to £10.-—to Henry Stonehill my son in law, & his children Henry. Jane & Agnes, each 40 shillings—to Anne, daughter of my son Robert Baldwin, 40 shillings—to my brother Thomas King 10 shillings & to his children 20 shillings among them—to William son of Thomas King 10 shillings—to my sister Marie Mountegue 10 shillings—all residue equally to my sons Richard, Sylvester, & John Baldwin & my daughter Mary Salter—(she mentions incidentally that she and her son Richard occupy the manor of Dunridge)—my said sons Richard & John to be my executors—overseers, my friends Richard Crippes, of St. Leonard's, Clerk, & Richard Salter, senior, of Hemel-Hempstead stead—if my said sons Richard & John decline to act, then my said son Sylvester & my son in law Richard Salter, to be executors."
  5. [S324] Col. Joseph L. Chester, "Family of Baldwin": pp. 167–168, abstract of the will of as "Richard Baldwin, of Dun-Dridge...Yeoman":
    To Mr. Hall, now the minister of St. Leonard’s, £5.—to Henry Baldwin, son of my brother Sylvester, and my next heir, a close called Brays Bush in Great Chesham & Wendover, paying to the poor of St. Leonards 20 shillings yearly for 100 years; also £20. on condition that he allows those men who have bought wood & timber of me, to cut down and carry the same away peaceably; also 'one coffer with evidences concerninge this mannor of Dundridge & also the evidences concerninge the Chappell land' ; also a malt mill, a Corslet & its furniture, the furniture for one horse for service of the musters, & the tables, frames, forms, cupboards, wainscot, benches & armor in the hall, & the best bedstead in the new chamber—to Christian my wife half my bedsteads not bequeathed, half my bed clothes & linen, half my pewter & brass, and the other moveable goods in the dwelling house to be divided equally between her & my executor; also to my wife Christian 2 of my best beasts, 20 sheep, 3 hoggs, all my poultry, one quarter of wheat & one of malt, & all my wearing apparel, also £20. per annum for her life, and she to have sufficient house room & firewood—to my brother John Baldwin & his son John each £20, the rest of my money in their hands to be paid to my executor— to my sister Mary Salter & her children John, David, Mary & Sarah Salter, each £10— to the children of my sister Jane Bonus, viz. to Henry Bonus £20, James Bonus £10, Christian Bonus £30, Mary Bonus £100 & Jane Bonus £50, to the two latter in full payment of their grandmother’s gifts & of their mother’s goods— to Anne Bryant, daughter ol my brother Robert Baldwin, and to her son Richard Bryant, a freehold tenement &c. in Wendover, also £48. 6. 8— to Henry Stonhill, son of my sister Anne Stonhill, £30. when 21, & 20 acres of free land in Drayton Beauchamp— to Anne Stonhill, daughter of my sister Anne Stonhill, £10.— to Richard Baldwin, son of my brother Sylvester Baldwin, £10— to William Baldwin, son of my brother Sylvester, £10— to Richard Baldwin, son of Silvester Baldwin of Aston Clinton, £10— to each of my brothers & sisters children living at my death, 40 shillings— to Joane Chasse, my wife’s sister, 40 shillings— to William Darley a year’s rent of the messuage wherein he now dwelleth— to Joyce Bernard, widow 20 shillings— to Silvester Tomkins, John Tompkins, & George Baldwin, all of St. Leonards, each 20s. — to Richard Gravener, widow Wilkins, widow Gourney, & Edward Springall, all of Buckland, each 20 shillings— to Richard Arnoll of Chesham, his sister Mary Garratt, Jonas Nuton of Cholsbury, widow Childe of Harridge, Robert Wilkins of Buckland, & Shem Ginger of St. Leonard's, each 20 shillings— to the poor of Aston Clinton 20 shillings, of St. Leonard’s 20 shillings, & of Cholsbury 20 shillings— to each servant in my service at my death 10 shillings—to widow Cocke of St. Leonard’s 20 shillings— residue of all my goods &c. to Sylvester Baldwin of Aston Clinton, son of my brother Sylvester Baldwin, & he to be my executor. (Witnesses, William Grange & Henry Stonhill.).
  6. [S324] Col. Joseph L. Chester, "Family of Baldwin": p. 168, noting that his widow Hannah was granted letters of administration for his estate.