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Nelson F. Babcock

Nelson F. Babcock, of of Chesterton's well known and highly respected citizens, departed this life Monday morning, May 16th after lingering illness of consumption. The funeral was held Wednesday afternoon, services being conducted in the M. E. church, and the remains buried in the Chesterton cemetery. Deceased was born in Bloom county, New York May 23, 1832, and married to Ann Whitting, of Flint, Mich., April 27, 1860. In November, 1860, he came to Chesterton, which has ever since been his home. He leaves a family of five children and a devoted wife to mourn his demise, who have the sincere sympathy of the community in their affliction.

Newspaper: The Tribune
Date of Publication: May 20, 1892
Volume Number: 9
Issue Number: 6
Page: 5
Column(s): 2

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                The Tribune
                Westchester Tribune

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