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The Burnside Zouaves

Major Jacob Babbitt

Uniform, Equipment, Weapons & Drill
Photographs Page 1
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Friends Remembered
10th Reg R.I. Vols. Field & Staff Roster
10th Reg R.I. Vols Co. H Officer Roster
10th Reg R.I. Vols Co H Non-Commissioned Officers Roster
10th Reg R.I. Vols Co H Enlisted Roster
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Research Team & Contact Information

Jacob Babbitt

Jacob Babbitt Jr. was born in Bristol, Rhode Island in 1809
Father Jacob
born 1769  died 08 Mar 1850
Mother Bathsheba Stoddard
born 1773  died 28 Jun 1852
Jacob married Abby E.?? in 1827
and had the following children;
Benjamin Boswor
born-1827  died-20 Dec 1888 age 61 yrs
He married Mary Elizabeth
born-1827  died-28 Mar 1879 age 52 yrs
Edward S.
born-1828  died-04 Sept 1905 age 77 yrs
Sarah S.
Mary E.
Julia E.
All with death dates are buried in Bristol, Rhode Island in Juniper Hill Cemetery.
Jacob enlisted on 09 Jun 1862 as Major in the 10th Regiment Company Field & Staff he was mustered out with the 10th in Providence,RI on 01 Sept 1862,
Jacob reenlisted as Major in the 7th Regiment Rhode Island Infantry Company Field & Staff and was mortaly wounded in the battle of Fredericksburg, Va. on 13 Dec 1862. He died of these wounds on 23 December 1862.
Jacob is buried with his family in Bristol, RI

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