Emma Babin

21 November 1895–17 April 1982 (Age 86)
Ascension, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Emma

When Emma Babin was born on 21 November 1895, in Ascension, Louisiana, United States, her father, Eugene Babin, was 38 and her mother, Marie Leontine Arceneaux, was 41. She married Omer J. Parent on 19 March 1914, in Ascension, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Ward Eight, Ascension, Louisiana, United States for about 10 years and Ward Seven, Ascension, Louisiana, United States in 1920. She died on 17 April 1982, in Saint Amant, Ascension, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Ascension, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Omer J. Parent
Emma Babin
Marriage: 19 March 1914
Oreal "Toby" Parent
Bertha Parent
Youland Parent
Corp Oriliean P Parent
Eva Tressa Parent

Spouse and Children

19 March 1914
Ascension, Louisiana, United States


    Oreal "Toby" Parent


    Bertha Parent


    Youland Parent


    Corp Oriliean P Parent


    Eva Tressa Parent


Parents and Siblings

    Eugene Babin


    Marie Leontine Arceneaux






    Josephine Babin


    Ernest Babin



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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 3

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 23

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

1 French: from a pet name derived from the personal name Babylas; it was the name of patriarch of Antioch who was beatified in the 3rd century.2 Jewish (from Belarus): metronymic from the personal name Babe .3 Jewish (from Belarus): habitational name from Babino, a village in Belarus.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emma Parent in household of Omer Parent, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Emma Babin in household of Eugene Babin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Emma Babin in household of Eugine Babin, "United States Census, 1910"

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