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Russel Babcock, Sr
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Birth: Oct. 10, 1786
Windsor County
Vermont, USA
Death: Sep. 18, 1847
Berrien County
Michigan, USA

Possibly the son of
Josiah and Dorcas Babcock.
Husband of Anna (Mallery) Babcock,
who was born on Sept. 12, 1788,
and died on Dec. 2, 1839, in
Berrien County Michigan.
Russel and Anna had four known children:
1. Anson Ladd Babcock.
b. Dec. 17, 1816, in New York State.
m. July 12, 1840, in Buchanan, Michigan,
to Catherine Martindale.
They had 8 children, including:
(1.) Charles Babcock, b. 1843.
(2.) Malissa Babcock, b. 1845.
(3.) James Babcock, b. 1848.
(4.) Jerome Babcock, b. 1850.
(5.) Ellen Babcock, b. 1852.
(6.) Loynette Babcock, b. 1857.
(7.) Alma Babcock, b. 1860.
Anson and his wife came to Niles twp.
Berrien County Michigan in 1855, and
then moved to Marquette, MI in 1859.
2. Russel Babcock Jr.
b. Oct. 27, 1813, in New York State.
m. May 31, 1836, to Margaret Buckley.
d. 1903.
Buried: New Troy Cemetery,
Berrien County Michigan.
3. Lurinda Babcock.
b. Aug. 7, 1818, in New York State.
m. Dec. 24, 1840, to Albert G. Hunter.
d. March 30, 1848, in Berrien Co. MI.
Buried: Benton Cemetery, North of
Buchanan, Berrien County Michigan.
She shares a headstone with her mother.
4. Hiram Babcock.
b. March 18, 1820, in New York State.
m. Dec. 14, 1842,
to Elizabeth Jane Chelson.
d. April 1, 1890.
(Note: There is a Hiram M. Babcock,
born in 1853, who is buried in the
Silverbrook Cemetery in Niles, MI.
Could this be his son?)

Russel died at 60 years of age.
Family links: 
  Anna Mallery Babcock (1788 - 1839)
  Lurinda Babcock Hunter (1819 - 1848)*
*Calculated relationship
Benton Cemetery
Berrien County
Michigan, USA
Created by: Nancy Heib
Record added: Jan 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83534868


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