Tim M. Babcock

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Tim Babcock
16th Governor of Montana
In office
January 25, 1962 – January 6, 1969
LieutenantDavid James (Acting)
Ted James
Preceded byDonald Nutter
Succeeded byForrest Anderson
22nd Lieutenant Governor of Montana
In office
January 2, 1961 – January 25, 1962
GovernorDonald Nutter
Preceded byPaul Cannon
Succeeded byDavid James (Acting)
Member of the Montana House of Representatives
Personal details
Born
Tim Milford Babcock

(1919-10-27)October 27, 1919
Littlefork, Minnesota, U.S.
DiedApril 7, 2015(2015-04-07) (aged 95)
Helena, Montana, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Betty Lee (1941–2013)

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]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Tim M. Babcodk". Montana Historical Society. Retrieved 27 August 2012.
  2. "Tim M. Babcock". Soylent Communications. Retrieved 12 October 2012.
  3. "Tim M. Babcock". National Governors Association. Retrieved 27 August 2012.
  4. "Betty Lee Babcock, backer of MT Constitution, dies". 4 August 2013. Archived from the original on 5 August 2013. Retrieved 5 August 2013.
  5. Former Montana Gov. Babcock dies

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