Manley J. Babcock

18 January 1873–6 April 1929 (Age 56)
Gouverneur, St. Lawrence, New York, United States

The Life of Manley J.

When Manley J. Babcock was born on 18 January 1873, in Gouverneur, St. Lawrence, New York, United States, his father, Jacob Babcock, was 48 and his mother, Martha E. Streeter, was 37. He had at least 1 daughter with Jennie Murphy. He lived in Little Falls, Herkimer, New York, United States in 1910. He died on 6 April 1929, in Herkimer, Herkimer, New York, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Gouverneur, St. Lawrence, New York, United States.

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Manley J. Babcock
Jennie Murphy
Martha Bernice Babcock

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    Martha E. Streeter




World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 2

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 17

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (3)

  • Peter Babcock in household of Frank Murphy, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Manley J Babcock, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Manley Babcock in household of Frank Murphy, "United States Census, 1910"

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