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Jim & Selma Burrows
James Babcock was born in about 1612 in Essex. He died at the age of about 67 on Thursday, 12 June 1679 o.s..
James Babcock married a woman named Sarah.
Sarah died after about 1665.
Their children were:
From Wheeler: (1) James Babcock b ~1612 (Blacksmith/gunsmith) d. 12 Jun 1679 He appears in Portsmouth, RI in 1642, is Commisioner 1656-1659. He moves to Westerly, RI ~1664. In 1670 he gave testimony. In the testimony he gave his age as 56 years, and those of his sons James and John as 29 and 26, respectively. m. (1) Sarah ____ (2) James b. ~1641; d. 1698; m. Jane Brown (dau. Nicholas Brown) She d. 1719. (3) John b. ~1644 (4) Job d. 1718; m. Jane Crandall (dau. John Crandall) (5) Mary m. William Champlin, she d. 1747, he d. 1715 From "Babcock Genealogy" James Babcock b. ?Essex Co., Eng., m. (1) Sarah d. 1665 or later m. (2) ?1669 Elizabeth, she m. (2) 22 Sep. 1679 William Johnson and settled in Stonington, Conn. by first wife: Job b. ~1646, d. Westerly; m. Jane Crandell d. ?1715 Westerly Mary b. ~1648, d. Westerly; m. William Champlin son of Jeffery James d. Westerly, RI; m. Jane Brown d. ?1719 John d. 1685 Westerly, RI by second wife: Joseph b. ?1670, d. 1762; m. (1) Dorothy Key; m. (2) Mrs. Hannah Coates