Tim M. Babcock

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Tim M. Babcock
16th Governor of Montana
In office
January 25, 1962 – January 6, 1969
Lieutenant David F. James
Preceded by Donald Nutter
Succeeded by Forrest Anderson
Personal details
Born (1919-10-27)October 27, 1919
Littlefork, Minnesota, U.S.
Died April 7, 2015(2015-04-07) (aged 95)
Helena, Montana, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Betty Lee (m. 1941–2013) (her death)

Timothy Milford "Tim" Babcock (October 27, 1919 – April 7, 2015) was an American politician. He was the 16th Governor of the U.S. state of Montana. He served as Governor from 1962 to 1969.[1]

Babcock was born in Littlefork, Minnesota on October 27, 1919. He graduated from Dawson County High School in 1939.[2] He married Betty Lee on September 21, 1941, and they had two children.[3] Babcock was married to Betty Lee from 1941 until her death in 2013.[4]

Babcock died in Helena, Montana, aged 95.[5]

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  1. "Tim M. Babcodk". Montana Historical Society. http://governor.mt.gov/formergov/. Retrieved 27 August 2012.
  2. "Tim M. Babcock". Soylent Communications. http://www.nndb.com/people/857/000099560/. Retrieved 12 October 2012.
  3. "Tim M. Babcock". National Governors Association. http://www.nga.org/cms/home/governors/past-governors-bios/page_montana/col2-content/main-content-list/title_babcock_tim.html. Retrieved 27 August 2012.
  4. "Betty Lee Babcock, backer of MT Constitution, dies". 4 August 2013. Archived from the original on 5 August 2013. https://archive.is/zDP96. Retrieved 5 August 2013.
  5. Former Montana Gov. Babcock dies

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