William Leland Babcock

29 March 1943–27 May 2007 (Age 64)
Hickman, Fulton, Kentucky, United States

The Life of William Leland

William Leland Babcock was born on 29 March 1943, in Hickman, Fulton, Kentucky, United States. He lived in Odessa, Ukraine in 2007. He died on 27 May 2007, in Odessa, Ector, Texas, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Odessa, Ector, Texas, United States.

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William Leland Babcock
1943–2007
Donna Kay Rust
1954–2008

Spouse and Children

World Events (8)

1944 · Kentucky Dam is Completed

Age 1

The Kentucky dam is a hydroelectric dam that spans the Tennessee River between Livingston and Marshall counties in Kentucky. It was completed August 30,1944.
1949 · 1950s Texas Drought

Age 6

One of most intense, costly, and devastating droughts ever recorded in the state of Texas. The entire state was in a state of drought by the summer of 1951. Less than 30-50% of the normal rainfall was received during this period. The state was plagued with dust storms similar to those from the infamous Dust Bowl. The drought ended in a destructive manner throughout 1957; storms, hail, tornadoes, and deadly floods.
1963 · Assassination of President John F. Kennedy

Age 20

John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States, was assassinated in Dallas at 12:30pm. He was riding in a presidential motorcade by Jacqueline (his wife), with John Connally (Texas Governor) and Connally's wife (Nellie). President Kennedy was pronounced dead in Parkland Memorial Hospital within thirty minutes of the shooting.

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)

  • Leland Babcock in entry for Donna Kay Babcock, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • William Leland Babcock in entry for Donna Kay Babcock, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Leland Babcock, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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