Nathaniel Davison: Death: ABT 2 DEC 1811
Title: Falmouth - A New England Township in Nova Scotia 1760 -1965
Publication: Windsor, Ontario August 1965
Author: John V Duncanson
Title: The Stonington Vital Records
Text: The Stonington Vital Records include the following entries: Book Page 2 47 M James Babcock of Stonington & Sarah Vose of Milton was married June the 12th by Mr. Peter Thatcher, pastor " " B James son of James Babcock was born ye 29th of May 1708 Nathaniel " " " " " " March 6 1709/10 " " " Elias " " " " " " Feb 20 1711/12 " " " Elizabeth, daugther of James & Sarah Babcock was born ye 25th day of August -- about one of ye Clock in ye morning, being Thursday Martha, daughter of James Babcocock was born March 18th 1716/17 " " D and dyed ye 18th of April 1717 <p> " " B Isaiah, son of James Babcock was born January the 29th 1718/19, about 11 of Clock afternoon Oliver, son of James Babcock was born the 27th of July 1720 about 10 of ye clock afternoon " " " Grace, daughter of James Babcock was born Decr 31 1722 about 8 or 9 of ye Clock afternoon being Monday " " " Timothy, son of James Babcock was born October 12th 1724, about 9 or 10 of ye Clock afternoon, being Monday " " D James Babcock departed this life April ye 9th 1731 <p> 3 28 M May ye 7th 1730 Then Mr. James Babcock & Miss Phebe Sears was married by ye Rev'd Mr. Hez. Lord in ye pressence of witnesses. Joseph Breed & Nathaniel Babcock [Child: Phebe, Sarah, James, Elias, Abel, Martha.] Stonington town records Vol 2, page 89, Thomas Bell or Boll sold land to John Babcock in 1678. Page 90, Mary Tracy and Miriam Tracy witness another transaction.
Author: Richard Wheeler
Note: I have seen other dates for Elizabeth's birth (many have it as August 15, 1715), but the Stonington VR give it as "ye 25th day of August -- about one of ye Clock in ye morning, being Thursday" and Aug 25, !715 O.S. was, in fact a Thursday, so I am taking that as definitive.
Changedate: 3 Feb 2005
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