Fannella "Fanny" Babcock

21 June 1785–27 May 1839 (Age 53)
Chester, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Fannella "Fanny"

When Fannella "Fanny" Babcock was born on 21 June 1785, in Chester, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Jonas Babcock, was 21 and her mother, Elizabeth Chester, was 19. She married Flavel Wright on 22 December 1908, in Westford, Otsego, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 27 May 1839, in Otsego, New York, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Draper Hill Cemetery, Westford, Otsego, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Flavel Wright
Fannella "Fanny" Babcock
Porter Wright
Orill Wright
Chloe Wright
Asenith Wright
Porter Wright
Cyrus Emmett Wright
Ezra William Wright
Lois Wright

Spouse and Children



+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings




    Amanda Babcock


    Betsey Babcock


    Hiram Babcock



+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 1

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 12

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 15

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of the Middle English personal name Babb .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Fannella Babcock Wright, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Wright Family History
  • Fanela Wright in entry for Orill Wright, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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