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
1760–1839
Elizabeth
1776–1861
Mary Babb
1795–
John Babb
1797–
Thomas 1802 Babb
1802–1874
Jeffery Babb
1806–1859
Eliza Ann Babb
1814–

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    World Events (3)

    1801 · The Act of Union

    The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

    1815

    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

    1823

    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

    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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