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Jesse A. Baldwin, American judge. member Jesse A. and Henry R. Baldwin, 1884-1909.

Background

Baldwin, Jesse A. was born on August 9, 1854 in Greenwood, Illinois, United States. Son of Sebrean C. T. and Lavina (Stevens) Baldwin.

Education

Student of University of Illinois, 1872. Taught school 5 years. Studied law under Honorary T. D. Murphy.

Woodstock, Illinois.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1877. Assistant United State Attorneys, 1877-1884. Resigned and began private practice.

Senior member Jesse A. and Henry R. Baldwin, 1884-1909. Judge Circuit Court of Cook Company, Illinois, terms 1909-1915, 1915-1921 (judge Appellate Court, 1910-1912).

Membership

Member Jesse A. and Henry R. Baldwin, 1884-1909.

Connections

Married Fannie M. Benton, January 29, 1879.

father:
Sebrean C. T. Baldwin

mother:
Lavina (Stevens) Baldwin

spouse:
Fannie M. Benton