James and Eliz Babcock Westerly RI History Newport RI Mercury 7-14-1900
been wife Nova of me of n d Elizabeth 1395. BAHCOCK--Captain James Baucock lies interred in the Massatux- et Burial Oronnd lit Westerly. H. on the original John Babcock farm, which Is now owned by the Babcock lineal descendants. On a tablestpne is this epitaph iu a mutilated ."In memory of Captain James Babcock, Babcock, who died January 17, 173G in year of his age. Having been his life a man of extensive charity conscience, niul not wholly silent at his death." A small upright close beside the table stone bears inscription: "Here lyelh interred Elizabeth Babcock, ye wife of James Babcock died November 3,1730.3.11. in ofaf'e." She was El izahet 11 Babbitt, daughter of Ernsnuis Babbitt, who married Captain James Baucock's. mother. Captain James Babcock married second, Content Maxson, and in Westerly, R. I., January 17, 1730.-B. J. P.