Jarome Horace Babbitt

6 January 1834–30 April 1915 (Age 81)
Kirtland Township, Lake, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Jarome Horace

When Jarome Horace Babbitt was born on 6 January 1834, in Kirtland Township, Lake, Ohio, United States, his father, Lorin Whiting Babbitt, was 27 and his mother, Almira Castle, was 23. He lived in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1850. He died on 30 April 1915, in Stewartsville, DeKalb, Missouri, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Lorin Whiting Babbitt
Almira Castle
Loren Babbit
Elizabeth Elmira Babbitt
Martha Lydia Babbitt
Jarome Horace Babbitt
Loren Lamoni Babbitt
Amon Babbitt
Mary Babbitt
Lyman Wight Babbitt
Sarah Emiline Babbitt

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo
Age 2
Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
Age 6
On 6 April 1840, Kirtland Township became part of the newly organized Lake County.
1857 · Bountiful Tabernacle Groundbreaking
Age 23
The groundbreaking of the Bountiful Tabernacle began with the dedicatory prayer given by Lorenzo Snow on a cold February morning in 1857. The building was designed by Augustus Farnham.

Name Meaning

English (Suffolk and Somerset): variant of Bobbitt . This surname is now extinct in Britain.History: The founder of the American Babbitt family was Edward Bobet, who came to Plymouth Colony in 1643.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Crane Babbitt in household of Mary Babbitt, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Iowa, Pottawattamie County, Annotated Record of US Census, 1850
  • Jerome Hiram Babbitt, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"

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