Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Reuben Babcock[1]

Male 1804 - 1881  (77 years)


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  • Name Reuben Babcock 
    Born 1804  Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-133546 
    Died 3 May 1881  Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Sheffield, Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I133546  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Family Mary Beemer,   b. Abt 1805, of, Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Robert Babcock,   b. 1835, Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1889  (Age 54 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F32984  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • DIED IN STRATFORD - The Dundas Standard says -

      "On Tuesday of last week Reuben Babcock, an old and respected resident of Beverly Township, died in Stratford, aged 77 years. The deceased was born near the village of Sheffield, and the whole of his life until a few weeks ago was spent in the locality. Some four years since he sold his farm and retired from active work, taking up his residence in Sheffield. In March he removed to Stratford, where he died as above stated after an illness of about a week. His remains were brought to Shetfield for interment. He leaves a family of four sons and one daughter besides numerous grandchildren and other relatives."

      Galt Reporter May 13 1881 pg 1

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Babcock Robert, 29, Beverly, Beverly, s/o Rueben & Mary (Beemer), married 12 Mar 1866 Agnes Mulholland, 21, Beverly, Flamborough, d/o William & Sarah

    2. [S1338] News - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Galt Reporter (1846-1973), Died in Stratford - May 13 1881 pg 1.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1804 - Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 May 1881 - Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Sheffield, Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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