Amy Ann Marble

Brief Life History of Amy Ann

When Amy Ann Marble was born on 14 February 1826, in Huntsburg, Geauga, Ohio, United States, her father, Nathaniel Marble III, was 26 and her mother, Mary King, was 23. She married Lorenzo Babcock on 18 May 1845, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She died in September 1862, in Price, Carbon, Utah, United States, at the age of 36, and was buried in Price, Carbon, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lorenzo Babcock
Amy Ann Marble
Marriage: 18 May 1845
George Babcock
William Lorenzo Babcock
John Rowley Babcock
Amy Ann Babcock
Nathaniel Babcock
Mary Anne Babcock
Joseph Babcock
Jerusha Jane Babcock

Sources (36)

  • Anna A Babcock in household of Lorenzo Babcock, "United States Census, 1870"
  • U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
  • Utah, Death and Military Death Certificates, 1904-1961

World Events (8)


Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning


nickname from Middle English marbel ‘marble’ (Old French marble, marbre), perhaps used of a marble-worker. This surname is very rare in Britain and Ireland.

variant of Marple . This form of the surname is very rare in Britain and Ireland.

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

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Amy Ann Marble Babcock

Amy Ann Marble was born February 14, 1826 at Huntsburg, Geauga County, Ohio to Nathaniel Marble and Mary or (Polly) King. The Marble family left Ohio and settled in Nauvoo, Illinois by 1844. While in …

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