Sarah Ann Whiting

25 November 1845–6 February 1913 (Age 67)
Chesterton, Westchester Township, Porter, Indiana, United States

The Life of Sarah Ann

When Sarah Ann Whiting was born on 25 November 1845, in Chesterton, Westchester Township, Porter, Indiana, United States, her father, John Walford Whiting, was 31 and her mother, Mary Bickley, was 31. She married Nelson Fuller Babcock on 27 April 1860. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Westchester Township, Porter, Indiana, United States in 1880. She died on 6 February 1913, at the age of 67, and was buried in Chesterton, Westchester Township, Porter, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nelson Fuller Babcock
1835–1892
Sarah Ann Whiting
1845–1913
Marriage: 27 April 1860
John Thurston Babcock
1861–1933
Jessie Babcock
1864–1885
Carrie Babcock
1866–1948
Minnie Sarah Babcock
1869–1926
George W. Babcock
1871–
William Homrine Babcock
1875–1923

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 April 1860
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    John Walford Whiting

    Male1814–1883Male

    Mary Bickley

    Female1814–1852Female

siblings

(8)

    John Walford Whiting

    Male1837–1837Male

    Mary E. Whiting

    Female1838–1916Female

    Charles Whiting

    Male1842–Male

    Julia Ellen Whiting

    Female1843–1923Female

    Ann Whiting

    Female1844–1852Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 6

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
1863

Age 18

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from White .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Babcok in household of N F Babcok, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ann Babcock in household of Nelson Babcock, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Sarah Ann Whiting, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1940"

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