Mabel Irene Habecker

8 September 1887–
Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Mabel Irene

When Mabel Irene Habecker was born on 8 September 1887, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John L. Habecker, was 25 and her mother, Mary Neel, was 21. She married John Harris Jr Lupton on 19 October 1912, in New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Pitman, Gloucester, New Jersey, United States for about 30 years.

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John Harris Jr Lupton
Mabel Irene Habecker
Marriage: 19 October 1912
John Harris Lupton III

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19 October 1912
New Jersey, United States


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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

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.

Age 7

Mary Philbrook was the first woman in New Jersey to become a lawyer. She had applied for admission to the New Jersey Bar in 1894, but was rejected because the New Jersey Court stated that women were not vested with any right to be attorneys. Mary lobbied with the Jersey City Woman's Club for an update to the law, which was passed in 1895 and allowed women to become lawyers. Mary Philbrook was the first woman to be admitted after the law change.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 31

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

North German: (Häbecker) occupational name for a hawker ( see Hawker ), from an agent derivative of Middle Low German havec ‘hawk’, heveker.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mabel I Habacker in household of John J Habacker, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mabel H Lupton in household of John H Lupton, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mabel H Lupton in household of John H Lupton, "United States Census, 1920"

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