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James Babcock

James Babcock[1]

Male 1612 - 1679  (67 years)

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  • Name James Babcock 
    Born 1612  Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Probably
     

    Gender Male 
    Moved Feb 1642 
    Admitted as inhabitant of Portsmouth, Rhode Island
     
    Possessions Oct 1643 
    Granted 10 acres, also ordered to "overlook arms"
     
    Occupation May 1650 
    Along with 5 others, appointed to mend all arms presented to him
     
    Occupation 1655 
    A freeman in Portsmouth
     
    Occupation 1656 
    Commissioner
     
    Possessions 1657 
    Granted 8 acres
     
    Occupation 1658 
    Commissioner
     
    Occupation 1659 
    Commissioner
     
    Possessions 1665 
    Sold to Thomas Fish for 50 L, land and home in Portsmouth
     
    Occupation May 1669 
    Freeman in Westerly
     
    Legal Jun 1670 

     
    • Warned to appear before a Conn court to answer for arresting 3 men on a w
      arrant issued by Tobias Saunders. Gave his age as 58, his son James as 2
      9, son John 26
    Baptism Mar 1678 

     
    Died 12 Jun 1679 

    Will Sep 1679 

     
    Notes 
    • 1679, Sep. 17. Testimony was given before a Court at Westerly, by John a
      d Job Babcock, that James Babcock made the following will, "as he verb
      ally declared before us." To son Job, all smith's tools. To daughter M
      ary Champlin, a cow. To the eldest daughter of William Champlin, a cow c
      alf. To son Joseph, all housing and lands, at twenty-one. To wife Eli
      zabeth, rest of estate for maintenance and bringing up of the three chi
      ldren he had by her, and that his wife Elizabeth be administratrix.

      Inventory, L61, 1s., viz: house and land, 20 acres, L30, bellows, anvi
      l, vice and smiths' tools, L5, 2 cows, 2 yearlings and 2 calves, L11, 7 s
      mall swine, 2 beds, 3 spinning wheels, pair of cards, 2 chests, churn, c
      adle, &c.
    Person ID I2558  Megan's Big Tree
    Last Modified 31 Dec 1969 

    Family 1 Sarah,   d. 1665 
    Married Abt 1640 

    Children 
     1. James Babcock,   b. 1641, Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1698, Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     2. John Babcock,   b. 1644, Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1685, Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     3. Job Babcock,   b. 1646, Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1718, Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     4. Mary Babcock,   b. 1648, Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1747, Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F1159  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth,   d. Y
     
    Married Abt 1660 

    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Babcock,   d. Y
     2. Nathaniel Babcock,   b. 1666,   d. 2 Jan 1719  (Age 53 years)
     3. Joseph Babcock,   b. 1670, Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Y
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F1160  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Probably - 1612 - Essex, England
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  • Sources 
    1. [S247] Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island .