Backus Family History

A Genealogical History of the Backus Family and it's Branches

Walter Leroy Ector, Sr.

Male 1925 - 2004  (79 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Walter Leroy Ector, Sr. was born on 2 May 1925 in Townsend, Schuyler, New York (son of Joseph Charles "Joey" Ector, Sr. and Gladys Julia Davis); died on 11 Aug 2004 in Montour Falls, Schuyler, New York; was buried on 17 Aug 2004 in Montour Cemetery, Montour Falls, Schuyler, New York.

    Family/Spouse: Ethel Wanda Teed. Ethel was born on 28 Dec 1925 in Watkins Glen, Schuyler, New York; died on 27 May 1952 in Rochester, Monroe, New York. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Walter married Dorothy Sample about 1953. Dorothy was born on 7 Feb 1934 in Dix Twp, Schuyler, New York; died on 6 Mar 1987 in Montour Falls, Schuyler, New York. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Walter married Living [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Joseph Charles "Joey" Ector, Sr. was born on 8 Jun 1902 in Dix Twp, Schuyler, New York; died on 6 Aug 1940 in Rochester, Monroe, New York; was buried on 9 Aug 1940 in Beaver Dams Cemetery, Beaver Dams, Schuyler, New York.

    Joseph married Gladys Julia Davis on 13 Sep 1923 in Watkins Glen, Schuyler, New York. Gladys (daughter of Mahlon Darius Davis, Sr. and Estella Josephine Morse) was born on 11 Sep 1905 in Tyrone, Schuyler, New York; died on 19 Jul 1984 in Montour Falls, Schuyler, New York; was buried on 22 Jul 1984 in Beaver Dams Cemetery, Beaver Dams, Schuyler, New York. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Gladys Julia Davis was born on 11 Sep 1905 in Tyrone, Schuyler, New York (daughter of Mahlon Darius Davis, Sr. and Estella Josephine Morse); died on 19 Jul 1984 in Montour Falls, Schuyler, New York; was buried on 22 Jul 1984 in Beaver Dams Cemetery, Beaver Dams, Schuyler, New York.
    Children:
    1. 1. Walter Leroy Ector, Sr. was born on 2 May 1925 in Townsend, Schuyler, New York; died on 11 Aug 2004 in Montour Falls, Schuyler, New York; was buried on 17 Aug 2004 in Montour Cemetery, Montour Falls, Schuyler, New York.
    2. Josephine Marie Ector was born on 4 May 1927 in Townsend, Schuyler, New York; died on 30 Jan 1999 in Elmira, Chemung, New York; was buried on 2 Feb 1999 in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Elmira, Chemung, New York.
    3. Fannie Louise Ector was born on 5 Feb 1929 in Townsend, Schuyler, New York; died on 15 Dec 1994 in Montour Falls, Schuyler, New York.
    4. June Rose Ector was born on 17 Jun 1930 in Townsend, Schuyler, New York; died on 1 Dec 2018 in Montour Falls, Schuyler, New York; was buried on 7 Dec 2018 in Montour Cemetery, Montour Falls, Schuyler, New York.
    5. Joyce Hope Ector was born on 19 Sep 1931 in Townsend, Schuyler, New York; died on 23 Dec 2003 in Montour Falls, Schuyler, New York; was buried on 26 Dec 2003 in New Sugar Hill Cemetery, Pine Creek, Schuyler, New York.
    6. Joseph Charles Ector, Jr. was born on 2 Apr 1933 in Townsend, Schuyler, New York; died on 19 Aug 1994 in Montour Falls, Schuyler, New York.
    7. Robert John Ector was born on 25 Oct 1935 in Townsend, Schuyler, New York; died on 26 Mar 1996 in Watkins Glen, Schuyler, New York; was buried on 29 Mar 1996 in Hillside Cemetery, Dundee, Yates, New York.


Generation: 3

  1. 6.  Mahlon Darius Davis, Sr. was born on 11 Nov 1871 in Post Creek, Chemung, New York (son of Darius Mahlon Davis and Sarah Jane "Sadie" Southard); died on 24 Jan 1938 in Corning, Steuben, New York; was buried on 27 Jan 1938 in Coopers Plains Cemetery, Coopers Plains, Steuben, New York.

    Mahlon married Estella Josephine Morse on 9 Feb 1893 in Dundee, Yates, New York. Estella was born on 4 Jan 1875 in Bradford, Steuben, New York; died on 25 May 1953 in Elmira, Chemung, New York; was buried on 28 May 1953 in Coopers Plains Cemetery, Coopers Plains, Steuben, New York. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 7.  Estella Josephine Morse was born on 4 Jan 1875 in Bradford, Steuben, New York; died on 25 May 1953 in Elmira, Chemung, New York; was buried on 28 May 1953 in Coopers Plains Cemetery, Coopers Plains, Steuben, New York.
    Children:
    1. Orlando Morse Davis was born on 18 Mar 1894 in Dundee, Yates, New York; died on 27 Jul 1957 in Corning, Steuben, New York; was buried on 30 Jul 1957 in Hillside Cemetery, Dundee, Yates, New York.
    2. Lillian Augusta Davis was born on 15 Oct 1895 in Dundee, Yates, New York; died on 25 May 1960 in Penn Yan, Yates, New York; was buried on 28 May 1960 in Grove Mount Cemetery, Himrod, Yates, New York.
    3. Etta May Davis was born on 3 May 1897 in Dundee, Yates, New York; died on 18 Oct 1969 in Wyandot, Wyandot, Ohio; was buried on 21 Oct 1969 in Hector Union Cemetery, Burdett, Schuyler, New York.
    4. Ernest Winifred Davis was born on 3 Jun 1898 in Dundee, Yates, New York; died on 31 Jan 1958 in New York; was buried on 3 Feb 1958 in Rural Home Cemetery, Big Flats, Chemung, New York.
    5. Chester Monroe Davis was born on 30 May 1900 in Dundee, Yates, New York; died on 7 Dec 1968 in Elmira, Chemung, New York.
    6. Pearl Irene Davis was born on 6 Aug 1901 in Dundee, Yates, New York; died on 24 Oct 1969; was buried on 27 Oct 1969 in Branchport Cemetery, Branchport, Yates, New York.
    7. Sylvia Edna Davis was born on 7 Dec 1903 in Sugar Hill, Schuyler, New York; died on 24 Nov 1968 in Corning, Steuben, New York; was buried on 27 Nov 1968 in Coopers Plains Cemetery, Coopers Plains, Steuben, New York.
    8. 3. Gladys Julia Davis was born on 11 Sep 1905 in Tyrone, Schuyler, New York; died on 19 Jul 1984 in Montour Falls, Schuyler, New York; was buried on 22 Jul 1984 in Beaver Dams Cemetery, Beaver Dams, Schuyler, New York.
    9. Mahlon Darius Davis, Jr. was born on 23 Sep 1906 in Post Creek, Chemung, New York; died on 23 Jun 1970 in Urbana, Steuben, New York; was buried on 26 Jun 1970 in Hillside Cemetery, Dundee, Yates, New York.
    10. Maud Estella Davis was born on 12 Aug 1908 in Dundee, Yates, New York; died on 21 Aug 1981 in Ovid, Seneca, New York.
    11. Darius Mahlon Davis was born on 8 Nov 1910 in Starkey, Yates, New York; died on 13 Jan 1975 in Ovid, Seneca, New York; was buried on 16 Jan 1975 in Coopers Plains Cemetery, Coopers Plains, Steuben, New York.
    12. Walter Leroy Davis was born on 2 May 1915 in New York; died on 5 Apr 1981 in Odessa, Schuyler, New York.


Generation: 4

  1. 12.  Darius Mahlon DavisDarius Mahlon Davis was born in Nov 1832 in Dundee, Yates, New York; died on 18 Nov 1906 in Dundee, Yates, New York; was buried on 22 Nov 1906 in Hillside Cemetery, Dundee, Yates, New York.

    Darius married Sarah Jane "Sadie" Southard on 5 Feb 1871 in Beaver Dams, Schuyler, New York. Sarah (daughter of Benjamin Southard and Betsey Stevens) was born in Sep 1844 in Hornby, Steuben, New York; died on 25 Mar 1915 in Dundee, Yates, New York; was buried on 27 Mar 1915 in Hillside Cemetery, Dundee, Yates, New York. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 13.  Sarah Jane "Sadie" SouthardSarah Jane "Sadie" Southard was born in Sep 1844 in Hornby, Steuben, New York (daughter of Benjamin Southard and Betsey Stevens); died on 25 Mar 1915 in Dundee, Yates, New York; was buried on 27 Mar 1915 in Hillside Cemetery, Dundee, Yates, New York.
    Children:
    1. 6. Mahlon Darius Davis, Sr. was born on 11 Nov 1871 in Post Creek, Chemung, New York; died on 24 Jan 1938 in Corning, Steuben, New York; was buried on 27 Jan 1938 in Coopers Plains Cemetery, Coopers Plains, Steuben, New York.
    2. Betsey Ann Davis was born in Jun 1875 in Steuben County, New York; died on 16 Nov 1938 in Pleasant Valley, Steuben, New York; was buried on 19 Nov 1938 in Pleasant Valley Cemetery, Hammondsport, Steuben, New York.
    3. Norma Davis was born about 1877 in Dundee, Yates, New York; died about 1880.
    4. Grace Augusta Davis was born on 6 Apr 1879 in Dundee, Yates, New York; died on 21 Oct 1965 in Horseheads, Chemung, New York; was buried on 24 Oct 1965 in Maple Grove Cemetery, Horseheads, Chemung, New York.
    5. Henrietta "Etta" Davis was born on 13 May 1881 in Watkins Glen, Schuyler, New York; died on 21 Apr 1941 in Watkins Glen, Schuyler, New York.
    6. Jenny Davis was born about 1883; died about 1901.



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