James BABCOCK

Male 1612 - 1679  (67 years)


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  • Name James BABCOCK  [1
    • JAMES BABCOCK, born in 1612, who was the progenitor of the Babcock family of Westerly and the region roundabout, first appears in Portsmouth, R.I., in 1642. He held the office of Commissioner from1656 to 1659 and was by occupation a blacksmith and gunsmith. he came to Westerly with his family soon after 1664, after having sold his house and land in Portsmouth to Thomas Fish. During the year 1670 he gave testimony, calling his age 58 years, his son James 29, and his son John 26. [1]
    Born 1612  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Jun 1679  [1
    Person ID I88631  Main Tree
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2018 

    Family Sarah ?,   d. 1665 
    Children 
    +1. John BABCOCK,   b. 1644, Portsmouth, Newport Co., Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1685  (Age 41 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Job BABCOCK,   d. 1718  [Birth]
    +3. Mary BABCOCK,   d. 1747  [Birth]
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F36550  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S9214] History of the Town of Stonington, County of New London, Connectict, Richard Anson Wheeler.