Generation 1

1. James A. Bockus

Son of George Henry Backus and Jane Eliza Rockwell. He was born the saturday 14 september 1844 in Stratford, Fulton, New York. James A. is deceased in Knoxville, Tioga, Pennsylvania the wednesday 24 march 1920 aged of 75 years old. He was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Knoxville, Tioga, Pennsylvania the friday 26 march 1920.

a. James A. is married aged of 30 years old the monday 30 november 1874 with Martha Aurelia Robbe aged of 22 years old, daughter of unknown father and mother. She was born the 12 september 1852 in Friendsville, Susquehanna, Pennsylvania. Martha Aurelia is deceased in Charleston Twp, Tioga, Pennsylvania the monday 2 april 1894 aged of 41 years old. She was buried in Round Top Cemetery, Charleston Twp, Tioga, Pennsylvania the wednesday 4 april 1894.

b. James A. is married aged of 54 years old the 23 october 1898 in Borden, Steuben, New York with Harriet Betsy Morse aged of 44 years old, daughter of Reuben Morse and Fidelia Cloos. She was born the 4 december 1853 in Andover, Windsor, Vermont. Harriet Betsy is deceased in Deerfield Twp, Tioga, Pennsylvania the 17 april 1932 aged of 78 years old. She was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Knoxville, Tioga, Pennsylvania the wednesday 20 april 1932.

a. Harriet Betsy had another relationship, she is married aged of 20 years old the thursday 4 december 1873 in Knoxville, Tioga, Pennsylvania with James T. Westbrook aged of 28 years old, son of unknown father and mother. He was born the thursday 20 march 1845 in New York. James T. is deceased in Tioga County, Pennsylvania the 19 april 1891 aged of 46 years old. He was buried in Prospect Cemetery, Mansfield, Tioga, Pennsylvania the tuesday 21 april 1891.

Documents


Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963


Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963


Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1852-1968


Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1852-1968


Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1967


Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1852-1968


Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1852-1968


Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1852-1968


New York, County Marriages, 1908-1935

Photos


Harriet Betsy Morse Bockus


James A Bockus


U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865


U.S., Civil War Pension Index, General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934


Pennsylvania, Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-1999


Obituary


Martha Aurelia Robbe Bockus


Obituary

Generation 2

2. George Henry Backus

Son of George C. Backus and Barbara Ritter. He was born the saturday 7 september 1822 in Montgomery County, New York. George Henry is deceased in Mississippi the saturday 1 august 1863 aged of 40 years old. He was buried in Vicksburg National Cemetery, Vicksburg, Warren, Mississippi the tuesday 18 august 1863.

a. George Henry is married aged of 20 years old the wednesday 30 november 1842 in Stratford, Fulton, New York with Jane Eliza Rockwell aged of 20 years old, daughter of unknown father and mother. She was born the saturday 2 march 1822 in Stratford, Fulton, New York. Jane Eliza is deceased in Round Top, Tioga, Pennsylvania the thursday 16 february 1871 aged of 48 years old. She was buried in Round Top Cemetery, Charleston Twp, Tioga, Pennsylvania the saturday 18 february 1871.

a. Jane Eliza had another relationship, she is married aged of 40 years old the 30 november 1862 with Hiram Morsman aged of 32 years old, son of unknown father and mother. He was born the saturday 31 july 1830 in Tioga County, Pennsylvania. Hiram is deceased in Brownlee, Tioga, Pennsylvania the saturday 31 august 1912 aged of 82 years old. He was buried in Shumway Hill Cemetery, Wellsboro, Tioga, Pennsylvania the tuesday 3 september 1912.

Documents


Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963


Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963


Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963


Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963


Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1967

Photos


George Henry Backus Jr


U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865


U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006


U.S., Civil War Pension Index, General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934


U.S. National Cemetery Interment Control Forms, 1928-1962


Jane Eliza Rockwell Backus Morsman

Generation 3

4. George C. Backus

Son of George Jurgan Bockus and Susanna Edel Adle. He was born the monday 30 april 1792 in German Flatts Twp, Herkimer, New York. George C. is deceased in Charleston Twp, Tioga, Pennsylvania the 29 february 1880 aged of 87 years old.

a. George C. is married with Barbara Ritter, daughter of unknown father and mother. She was born the saturday 30 november 1793 in New York. Barbara is deceased in Charleston Twp, Tioga, Pennsylvania the friday 31 december 1869 aged of 76 years old.

Documents


Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963


Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963


Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950

Photos


1850 US Census


1860 US Census


1870 US Census


New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962

Generation 4

8. George Jurgan Bockus

Son of unknown father and mother. He was born the thursday 23 october 1760 in German Flatts Twp, Herkimer, New York. George Jurgan is deceased in Charleston Twp, Tioga, Pennsylvania the saturday 3 june 1848 aged of 87 years old. He was buried in Round Top Cemetery, Charleston Twp, Tioga, Pennsylvania the monday 5 june 1848.

a. George Jurgan is married with Susanna Edel Adle, daughter of unknown father and mother. She was born the monday 9 march 1772 in Mohawk Twp, Montgomery, New York. Susanna Edel is deceased in Charleston Twp, Tioga, Pennsylvania the wednesday 9 august 1843 aged of 71 years old. She was buried in Round Top Cemetery, Charleston Twp, Tioga, Pennsylvania the friday 11 august 1843.

Photos


George Jurgan Bockus


Susanna Edel Adle Bockus

Distribution of births

Distribution of weddings

Distribution of deaths