Lorin Whiting Babbitt

18 September 1806–29 August 1883 (Age 76)
New Marlborough, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Lorin Whiting

When Lorin Whiting Babbitt was born on 18 September 1806, in New Marlborough, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, his father, William Babbitt, was 40 and his mother, Lydia Bishop, was 40. He married Almira Castle on 28 February 1828, in Painesville, Lake, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Illinois, United States in 1870 and Washington Township, DeKalb, Missouri, United States in 1880. He died on 29 August 1883, in Stewartsville, DeKalb, Missouri, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Washington Township, DeKalb, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lorin Whiting Babbitt
Almira Castle
Marriage: 28 February 1828
Loren Babbit
Elizabeth Elmira Babbitt
Martha Lydia Babbitt
Jerome Hiram Babbitt
Loren Lamoni Babbitt
Amon Babbitt
Mary Babbitt
Lyman Wight Babbitt
Sarah Emiline Babbitt

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 February 1828Painesville, Lake, Ohio, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    Age 12
    Illinois is the 21st state.
    Age 24
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    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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    Story Highlight

    Lorin W. Babbit joint the RLDS after leaving Beaver in 1856

    The following two quotes came from http://www.centerplace.org/history/ch/v3ch23.htm. The Church referred to was the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. "The Annual Conference was …

    Sources (34)

    • Lowren Babitt, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Lorin Babbit, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
    • Lorenzo Babbitt, "United States Census, 1870"

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