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James Babcock

Male 1641 - 1698  (57 years)


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  • Name James Babcock 
    Born 1641  Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Alternate death 1698  Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Died 1698  Woodville, Washington, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 9
    Person ID I7731  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of TNH
    Last Modified 31 Oct 2018 

    Father James Badcock,   b. Abt 1612, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1679, Stonington, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Mother Sarah,   d. 1665 
    Married Abt 1641  Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F2001  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane Brown,   d. Aft 30 Apr 1718 
    Married Abt 1665  Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
    +1. Sarah Babcock,   b. Abt 1669, Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1740, Exeter, Washington, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years)
    Last Modified 14 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F4232  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Blacksmith and farmer. "[H]e manufactured iron from bog ore and from black sand gathered upon the seashore." [The Babcock Genealogy]

      James and his wife Jane are recorded in 1692 as members of the Seventh Day Baptist Church of Newport and Westerly.

      Westerly grand jury, 13 Dec 1687; Selectman, May 1688 and May 1689; Town Councilman 2 Jul 1693 and again in 1696.

      James Babcock (1641-1698) = Jane Brown (d. 1718)
      James Babcock (~1665-~1721) = ?
      Jonathan Babcock (b. 1703) = Elizabeth Larkin (~1702-1784)
      Mary Babcock (b. 1724) = John Casey (1724-1794)
      Sarah Casey (1755-1813) = John Rathbun (1750-1810)
      Phoebe Rathbun (1797-1848) = Jeremiah Phillips (1800-1848)
      Whipple Van Buren Phillips (1833-1904) = Rhoby Alzada Place (1827-1896)
      Sarah Susan Phillips (1857-1921) = Winfield Scott Lovecraft (1853-1898)
      Howard Phillips Lovecraft (1890-1937)
      James Babcock (1641-1698) = Jane Brown (d. 1718)
      James Babcock (~1665-~1721) = ?
      Jonathan Babcock (b. 1703) = Elizabeth Larkin (~1702-1784)
      Mary Babcock (b. 1724) = John Casey (1724-1794)
      Sarah Casey (1755-1813) = John Rathbun (1750-1810)
      Sarah Rathbun (1787-1868) = Stephen Place (1783-1849)
      Rhoby Alzada Place (1827-1896) = Whipple Van Buren Phillips (1833-1904)
      Sarah Susan Phillips (1857-1921) = Winfield Scott Lovecraft (1853-1898)
      Howard Phillips Lovecraft (1890-1937)

  • Sources 
    1. [S488] The Babcock Genealogy by Stephen Babcock. New York: Eaton & Mains, 1903., year only.

    2. [S715] History of the Town of Stonington, County of New London, Connecticut, from its First Settlement in 1649 to 1900,, by Richard Anson Wheeler. New London, Connecticut: Press of the Day Publishing Company, 1900., year only.

    3. [S993] Genealogical Record of Nathaniel Babcock, Simeon Main, Isaac Miner, Ezekiel Main by Cyrus H. Brown. Boston: The Everett Press, 1909.

    4. [S679] The Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island, by John Osborne Austin. Albany, New York; 1887., year only.

    5. [S2203] New England Marriages Prior to 1700 by Clarence A. Torrey. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2015., year only.

    6. [S1139] Ancestral Lines, Third Edition: 206 Families in England, Wales, the Netherlands, Germany, New England, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania by Carl Boyer III. Santa Clarita, California: 1998., year only.

    7. [S1113] Life History of Elisha Hurt Groves and Lucy Simmons by Murland R. Packer. 1997.

    8. [S1139] Ancestral Lines, Third Edition: 206 Families in England, Wales, the Netherlands, Germany, New England, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania by Carl Boyer III. Santa Clarita, California: 1998.

    9. [S488] The Babcock Genealogy by Stephen Babcock. New York: Eaton & Mains, 1903.

    10. [S498] Van Zee, Babcock, Brooks, Valentine and related families, by Valentine Van Zee.

    11. [S2203] New England Marriages Prior to 1700 by Clarence A. Torrey. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2015.