John Prentice Babcock

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John Prentice Babcock

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Westerly, Kings, RI, USA
Death: Died in Groton Heights, New London, CT, USA
Place of Burial: In the Old Ground at Burnett's Corners , Groton, New London, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Isaac Babcock and Hannah Babcock
Brother of Hannah Avery and Rev. Jesse Babcock

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About John Prentice Babcock

Died in defense of Fort Griswold, September 6, 1781

Grave Inscription:

In Memory of John P Babcook who together with a small party of Americans in Fort Griswold withstood an Assault made by a Detachment of British Troops until being overcome by superior numbers he was Massacred Sep 6th 1781 Age 30 years

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John Prentice Babcock's Timeline

1750
October 4, 1750
Westerly, Kings, RI, USA
1781
September 6, 1781
Age 30
Groton Heights, New London, CT, USA
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Groton, New London, Connecticut, United States