Backus Family History

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

Hannah Louise Backus

Female 1914 - 1997  (82 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Hannah Louise Backus was born on 3 Dec 1914 in Michigan (daughter of Henry Herman Backus and Johannah Wilhelmina Hammer); died on 20 Oct 1997 in Berrien Springs, Berrien, Michigan.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Henry Herman Backus was born on 9 Aug 1886 in Russia; died on 18 Dec 1944 in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan; was buried on 21 Dec 1944 in Oak Ridge Cemetery, Buchanan, Berrien, Michigan.

    Henry married Johannah Wilhelmina Hammer about 1905, and was divorced on Yes, date unknown. Johannah was born on 21 Jan 1888 in Russia; died on 12 Dec 1952 in Buchanan, Berrien, Michigan; was buried on 15 Dec 1952 in Greenwood Cemetery, Bridgman, Berrien, Michigan. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Johannah Wilhelmina Hammer was born on 21 Jan 1888 in Russia; died on 12 Dec 1952 in Buchanan, Berrien, Michigan; was buried on 15 Dec 1952 in Greenwood Cemetery, Bridgman, Berrien, Michigan.
    Children:
    1. Helen Susan Bertha Backus was born on 26 Apr 1907 in Berrien Springs, Berrien, Michigan; died on 28 Apr 1995 in BerrienTwp, Berrien, Michigan; was buried on 1 May 1995 in Riverview Cemetery, St Joseph, Berrien, Michigan.
    2. Willard Robert Backus was born on 26 May 1908 in Berrien Springs, Berrien, Michigan; died on 13 Nov 1983 in Royal Oak, Oakland, Michigan; was buried on 16 Nov 1983 in Greenwood Cemetery, Bridgman, Berrien, Michigan.
    3. John R. Backus was born about 1910 in Berrien Springs, Berrien, Michigan; died on 10 Feb 1930 in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan; was buried on 13 Feb 1930 in Greenwood Cemetery, Bridgman, Berrien, Michigan.
    4. 1. Hannah Louise Backus was born on 3 Dec 1914 in Michigan; died on 20 Oct 1997 in Berrien Springs, Berrien, Michigan.
    5. Henry Charles "Hank" Backus was born on 3 Dec 1914 in Michigan; died on 17 Jan 1964 in Broward County, Florida.
    6. Raymond William Backus was born on 3 Jan 1917 in Michigan; died on 2 Mar 2004 in St Joseph, Berrien, Michigan; was buried on 5 Mar 2004 in Graceland Cemetery, Bridgman, Berrien, Michigan.
    7. Lorraine Mildred Backus was born on 11 Sep 1922 in Michigan; died on 28 Feb 2007 in Oviedo, Seminole, Florida.
    8. Betty Lou Backus was born on 4 Oct 1924 in Bridgman, Berrien, Michigan; died on 30 Mar 1987 in Benton Harbor, Berrien, Michigan.



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