Mary E Lefavor

24 May 1862–31 March 1951 (Age 88)
Union Star, DeKalb, Missouri, United States

The Life of Mary E

When Mary E Lefavor was born on 24 May 1862, in Union Star, DeKalb, Missouri, United States, her father, Joseph Lefavour, was 23 and her mother, Laura Ann Parker, was 19. She married Ambrose A Babb about 1881. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. She lived in Bradford, Isanti, Minnesota, United States in 1900 and Spencer Brook, Isanti, Minnesota, United States for about 10 years. She died on 31 March 1951, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Ambrose A Babb
Mary E Lefavor
Marriage: about 1881
Lola Mildred Babb
Lela Babb
Luella Babb
Earl Gordon Babb
Bessie Lillian Babb
Verna M. Babb

Spouse and Children

about 1881


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 3

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
1884 · Iron Mining starts in Minnesota

Age 22

After discovering iron ore in the Vermilion Range in North-East of Minnesota, iron mining companies began to come to the area and caused an economic boom to the area of Duluth and to the state as a whole.
1889 · Washington Becomes a State

Age 27

On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Lefèvre ( see Lefevre ), with the generalized use of the feminine article in family names that is characteristic of Canada and New England.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary E Babb in household of Ambrose A Babb, "Minnesota State Census, 1895"
  • Mary Lafavor in household of Joseph Lafavor, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary Babb in household of Ambrose Babb, "United States Census, 1920"

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