Babcock,  Almeda

Babcock, Almeda

Female 1870 - 1955  (84 years)

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  • Name Babcock, Almeda  [1, 2
    Born 27 Nov 1870  Sharbot Lake, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1881  Oso, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1954  Napanee, Lennox, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    c/o Neil Woodcock 
    Died 1955  Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I15574  Sullivan Burgess Family Tree | The History of Alexander V Laughlen
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2017 

    Father Babcock, Jesse George Daniel,   b. 1837, Ernestown, Lennox, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1922, Cataraqui, Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother McLaughlin, Rachel,   b. 06 Aug 1840, Ernestown, Lennox, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1873, Oconto, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 22 Oct 1860  [1
    Family ID F5402  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Cassel, James,   b. 17 Jan 1859, Oso, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1924, Cataraqui, Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 12 Sep 1888  Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Children 
     1. Cassel, Archibald Howard,   b. 12 Jun 1888, Oso, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Jul 1925, Broadview, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)  [natural]
    +2. Cassel, Elizabeth Victoria,   b. 06 Mar 1891, Sharbot Lake, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Jul 1975, Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
     3. Cassel, Martha Adeline,   b. 12 Mar 1893, Sharbot Lake, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Sep 1895, Oconto, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)  [natural]
     4. Cassel, Norman Stanley,   b. 04 Sep 1895, Oso, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1918, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)  [natural]
    +5. Cassel, Annie May,   b. 24 May 1898, Oso, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1952  (Age 54 years)  [natural]
    +6. Cassel, Edward James,   b. 15 Mar 1901, Oso, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Jan 1991  (Age 89 years)  [natural]
    +7. Cassel, Gertrude Ellen,   b. 09 May 1903, Sharbot Lake, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    +8. Cassel, Wilfred,   b. 05 Aug 1905, Sharbot Lake, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    +9. Cassel, Harold,   b. 23 Jun 1908, Crow Lake, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     10. Cassel, Frederick William,   b. 13 Nov 1910, Bolingbroke, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F5527  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Carpenter, David,   d. Bef 1950 
    Married 1942  [1
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F5528  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Nov 1870 - Sharbot Lake, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1881 - Oso, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Sep 1888 - Lanark, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - c/o Neil Woodcock - 1954 - Napanee, Lennox, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1955 - Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Babcock, Almeda
    Babcock, Almeda

    Documents
    Babcock, Almeda and James Cassel Marriage Record
    Babcock, Almeda and James Cassel Marriage Record

    Family Crest
    Babcock Family Crest
    Babcock Family Crest
    This interesting surname is of early medieval English origin, and is a diminutive of the baptismal name "Babb". The medieval female given name "Babb" is a pet form of Barbara, deriving from the Greek term "barbaros" meaning "foreigner", which was borne by an enormously popular but almost certainly non-existent saint, who according to legend was imprisoned in a tower and later put to death by her own father for refusing to recant her Christian beliefs. Babb may also be a nickname from the Middle English "bab(e)", baby. However, a more probable source is from the Olde English pre 7th Century personal name "Babba", of uncertain origin, found in several placenames, including Babbacombe in Devon, and Babington in Somerset. The suffix "-cock", applied to a young lad who strutted proudly like a cock, and soon became a generic term for a youth, and was attached with hypocoristic force to the short forms of many medieval given names. Alwinus Babb is noted in the 1198 Feet of Fines of Sussex. On July 26th 1649, the marriage of Elizabeth Babcock and Robert Holiday took place in Snaith, Yorkshire, and the marriage of Margaret Babcock and Thomas Thornley took place at Manchester Cathedral, Lancashire, on November 17th 1751. The first recorded spelling of the family name is shown to be that of Edward Babcock, which was dated November 16th 1578, marriage to Janet Spencer, at Halifax, Yorkshire, during the reign of Queen Elizabeth 1, known as "Good Queen Bess", 1558 - 1603. Surnames became necessary when governments introduced personal taxation. In England this was known as Poll Tax. Throughout the centuries, surnames in every country have continued to "develop" often leading to astonishing variants of the original spelling.

  • Sources 
    1. [S424] The Works of M. E. Laughlin and E. R. Laughlin, 1955 2nd Edition, Mary Elizabeth Bowyer Laughlin and Edgerton Ross Laughlin.

    2. [S1] Ontario: Birth, Death and Marriage Records, Archives of Ontario; Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Registrations of Marriages, 1869-1928; Series: MS932; Reel: 61.
      Record for Almeda Babcock

    3. [S23] 1881 Canadian Census, taken April 4, 1881.