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Clergyman , college president

Elihu Whittlesey Baldwin, American clergyman, college president.

Background

Baldwin, Elihu Whittlesey was born on December 25, 1789 in Durham, Green County, New York, United States. Son of Deacon Jonathan and Submit (Christopher) Baldwin.

Education

Graduated from Yale, 1812, Andover Theological Seminary, 1817. Doctor of Divinity, Inc. U., Bloomington, 1839.

Career

Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church. 1st president Wabash College, Crawfordsville, Indiana, 1835-1820. Established 7th Presbyterian Church, New York City, installed pastor, 1820.

Connections

Married Julia Baldwin, May 12, 1819.

father:
Deacon Jonathan Baldwin

mother:
Submit (Christopher) Baldwin

spouse:
Julia Baldwin