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Washington Irving Babb, American lawyer. Member Iowa House of Representatives, 1884.

Background

Babb, Washington Irving was born on October 2, 1844 in Des Moines County, Iowa, United States. Son of Miles and Mary (Moyer) Babb.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Iowa Wesleyan University, 1866, A.M., 1869 (Doctor of Laws, 1898, State University of Iowa, 1907). Served 8th Iowa Volunteer Cavalry, 1863-1865.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1868. Practiced at Mount Pleasant. Iowa, 1868-1906, Chicago, 1906-1910.

President Western Wheeled Scraper Company, Aurora. Illinois, Vice-President Austin Manufacturing Company, Chicago, since 1910.

Membership

Member Iowa House of Representatives, 1884.

Connections

Married Alice Bird, October 9, 1873.

father:
Miles Babb

mother:
Mary (Moyer) Babb

spouse:
Alice Bird