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William Babcock
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Birth: Apr. 4, 1840, England
Death: Mar. 17, 1922
Mercer County
Illinois, USA

The Reynolds Press, Reynolds, Illinois, Friday, March 24, 1922

William Babcock, aged nearly 82 years, died last Friday afternoon at the home of his son, Elmer in Perryton, following a brief illness.

Born on April 4, 1840, in England, he had lived in Mercer county for about 50 years. His wife preceded him in death a few years ago.

Among those who mourn are a daughter, Mrs. Charles F. Schlueter, of Reynolds, and five sons, Will of Edgington and John, Fred, Elmer and Frank, all of Mercer county.

Funeral services were conducted by Rev. Pelton of Aledo at the Enon Baptist church on Sunday at 1:30 p.m. Interment was made at Sugar Grove cemetery in Perryton. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Jane E Middaugh Babcock (1852 - 1919)
 
 Children:
  John Babcock (1873 - 1946)*
  Emma Babcock Schlueter (1878 - 1934)*
  William Babcock (1880 - 1963)*
  Fred Babcock (1883 - 1944)*
  Elmer Babcock (1887 - 1966)*
  Frank Babcock (1891 - 1937)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sugar Grove Cemetery
Sugar Grove
Mercer County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Carol (Schlueter) Long
Record added: May 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37479900
William Babcock
Added by: Carol (Schlueter) Long
 
 
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