James Baldwin 1677-1749
James BALDWIN 1677-1749
Born at Eriswell, Suffolk. BA Trinity College, Cambridge 1699, MA 1704. Rector of Icklingham St James, Suffolk 1706, and held other East Anglian livings; Rector of Bunwell, Norfolk 1731.
Baldwin used an engraved armorial bookplate, noting his status as Rector of Bunwell (Franks 1280); the extent and disposition of his library are not known.
- Blatchly, J., Some Suffolk and Norfolk ex-libris, London, 2000, p.48.
- Gambier Howe, E. R. J. Franks bequest: catalogue of British and American book plates bequeathed to the ... British Museum. London, 1903.
- Venn, J. and J. A., Alumni Cantabrigienses, Cambridge, 1922.