Baldwin Plantation

Fast Facts:

General Information -- See also Cherry Hill Plantation.

Land -- 200 acres

Owners --

  • Isaac Baldwin (1752-1826) and his wife, Martha (1771-1826).  (Buried in Zion Chapel Cemetery beside daughter Sarah (1789-1806).)
  • Thomas Henry Barksdale, purchased from Mary (1793-1851), daughter of Isaac Baldwin, after her marriage to James Kirk (1780-1850) of Cherry Hill Plantation.
  • Martha Sarah Stoney, widow of Thomas Henry Barksdale.  Married Rev. Joseph Alexander  Lawton.  Property became part of Lawton’s Plantation

Bibliography --     

    Peeples, An Index to Hilton Head Island Names.

Additional Information:

Isaac Baldwin (1752-1826) and his wife Martha (1771-1826) planted 290-acre Baldwin Plantation and at their deaths were buried in Zion Chapel of Ease Cemetery beside their daughter, Sarah (1789-1806). Their daughter, Mary (1793-1851) married James Kirk (1780-1850) of Cherry Hill Plantation selling Baldwin Plantation to Thomas Henry Barksdale.

Peeples, Robert E. H., An Index to Hilton Head Island Names (Before the Contemporary Development), p. 1