Backus Family History

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

Mary Shedd Hildreth

Female Abt 1807 - Abt 1886  (~ 79 years)


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  1. 1.  Mary Shedd Hildreth was born about 1807 in Herkimer County, New York; died about 1886 in Auburn, Cayuga, New York; was buried in 1886 in North Street Cemetery, Auburn, Cayuga, New York.

    Mary married Absalom Backus, Sr. on 15 Sep 1822 in Salisbury, Herkimer, New York. Absalom (son of Absalom Backus and Ruth Root) was born on 2 Apr 1800 in Montgomery County, New York; died on 10 Jun 1880 in Auburn, Cayuga, New York; was buried on 12 Jun 1880 in North Street Cemetery, Auburn, Cayuga, New York. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Absalom Backus, Jr. was born on 7 Sep 1824 in Salisbury, Herkimer, New York; died on 10 Jul 1901 in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan; was buried on 12 Jul 1901 in Elmwood Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan.
    2. Dennis Backus was born about 1831 in Salisbury, Herkimer, New York; died on 29 Oct 1884 in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan; was buried on 31 Oct 1884 in Elmwood Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan.
    3. Harriet Catherine Backus was born on 12 Aug 1833 in Salisbury, Herkimer, New York; died on 9 Sep 1907 in Rochester, Monroe, New York; was buried on 11 Sep 1907 in Fort Hill Cemetery, Auburn, Cayuga, New York.
    4. Albert Shedd Backus was born on 22 Aug 1835 in Salisbury, Herkimer, New York; died on 6 Nov 1922 in Vermilion, Erie, Ohio; was buried on 9 Nov 1922 in Maple Grove Cemetery, Vermilion, Erie, Ohio.
    5. Clarina Backus was born about 1838 in Auburn, Cayuga, New York; died on Yes, date unknown.
    6. Mary C. Backus was born in Sep 1840 in Auburn, Cayuga, New York; died on Yes, date unknown.
    7. Arthur E. Backus was born in Jun 1846 in Auburn, Cayuga, New York; died on 13 Feb 1866 in Auburn, Cayuga, New York; was buried on 15 Feb 1866 in North Street Cemetery, Auburn, Cayuga, New York.
    8. Luna L. Backus was born on 26 Jul 1850 in Auburn, Cayuga, New York; died on 13 Jul 1884 in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan; was buried on 16 Jul 1884 in North Street Cemetery, Auburn, Cayuga, New York.

Generation: 2



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