Mary Babb

Female16 November 1795–

Brief Life History of Mary

When Mary Babb was christened on 16 November 1795, in Gratwich, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Babb, was 35 and her mother, Elizabeth, was 19.

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Thomas Babb
Mary Babb
John Babb
Thomas 1802 Babb
Jeffery Babb
Eliza Ann Babb

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    Name Meaning

    English (Devon, Somerset, and Cornwall): from the Middle English personal name Babb(e), usually no doubt a pet form of the female personal name Barbara (see Barbara ), but possibly in some cases a survival of the Old English personal name Babba, which is found in several placenames, including Babbacombe in Devon and Babington in Somerset.

    English (Devon, Somerset, and Cornwall): from Middle English babe ‘infant, young child’, applied as a nickname.

    Americanized form of German Bobb or of some other similar (like-sounding) surname.

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

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