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Abraham Baldwin

Abraham Baldwin, American senator, university president. member Georgia House of Assembly from Wilkes County, 1785; member Continental Congress, 1785-1788; member United States Constitutional Convention, 1787; member United States House of Representatives (Federalist) from Georgia, 1st-5th congresses, 1789-1799; member United States Senate from Georgia, 1799-1807, president pro tem, 1801.

Background

  • Baldwin, Abraham was born on November 22, 1754 in North Gilford, Connecticut, United States. Son of Michael and Lucy (Dudley) Baldwin.

  • Education

    • Graduated from Yale, 1772.

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    Member Georgia House of Assembly from Wilkes County, 1785. Member Continental Congress, 1785-1788. Member United States Constitutional Convention, 1787.

    Member United States House of Representatives (Federalist) from Georgia, 1st-5th congresses, 1789-1799. Member United States Senate from Georgia, 1799-1807, president pro tem, 1801.

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    • father: Michael Baldwin
    • mother: Lucy (Dudley) Baldwin
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    Born November 22, 1754
    Died March 4, 1807
    (aged 52)
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