Fonds MS10 - Babbitt Family Papers

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Babbitt Family Papers

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  • 1865-1950 (Creation)

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Textual and photographic material

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Biographical history

George Wetmore Babbitt, the son of George Nealon Babbitt and Annie Babbitt. George Nealon Babbitt was Deputy Receiver-General and spent fifty years in the public service of New Brunswick. George Wetmore Babbitt was born in Fredericton on April 29, 1870. He was educated in the Normal School in Fredericton and was employed with the Bank of Nova Scotia. In 1897, he married Annie May McLaughlin , they had two children, and George died in 1961. Samuel Wellington Babbitt was born in Fredericton on 1 Oct 1881. He served in the 71st Militia Regiment, 1901-03 and enlisted in Feb 1915 in the 8th Field Company CEF.

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This series consists of notes from The Babbitt Family History, a commission for G.N. Babbitt, some correspondence of G.W. Babbitt (FRM acc. 3642) and a photo album and a map of S.W. Babbitt.

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This collection was donated in part by A. Babbitt (30 March 1948, FRM acc 3419) and Louise Hill (22 August 1967, FRM acc 3642).


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  • English

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Provincial Archives of New Brunswick

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MC300 York-Sunbury Historical Society Collection

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For the Babbitt Family Photo Collection see Povincial Archives of New Brunswick P19. For 19 photos copied from P19 see MS44/525

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