Found her on the 1850 Benton, Yates, New York census (img 5) age 9, born New York.
Found her on the 1860 Potter, Yates, New York census (img 8) as Martha Finger
age 19, living with her parents, servant.
Found her on the 1870 Gorham, Ontario, New York census (img 54) as Martha J. Babbitt
Found her on the 1880 Benton, Yates, New York census (dist 215 img 27) age 39, widowed, living with her uncle Roswell Wells
. Also in the household is her son Warner
age 18, and boarder Delos Finger
age 20. They are living next door to her parents John
and Lucy Finger
Found her on the 1900 Benton, Yates, New York census (dist 133 img 17) age 59, widow.
Found her on the 1910 Benton, Yates, New York census (dist 172 img 11) age 69, widow, living in the household of her son Warner
In Benton, June 3, 1918, Mrs. Martha Jane Babbit, aged 77 years. She leaves one son, Warner C. Babbit, and four brothers, Albert Finger, of Benton Elwin and Hiram Finger, of Bluff Point and Phillip D., of Geneva. Funeral at 2 p. m. Friday, conducted by Rev. W. G. Reed, of the Bellona Methodist church. Burial at Reed's Corners. - Penn Yan Democrat June 7, 1918 page 4.
The remains of Mrs. Martha Babbitt who died at her home near Bellona were brought to Hill Crest for burial last Thursday. - Geneva Daily Times June 12, 1918