Backus Family History

Absalom Backus, Sr.

Male 1800 - 1880  (80 years)


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  • Name Absalom Backus 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 2 Apr 1800  Montgomery County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Jun 1880  Auburn, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 80 years 
    Buried 12 Jun 1880  North Street Cemetery, Auburn, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I36457  Backus Genealogy | Backus Family
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2017 

    Father Absalom Backus,   b. 19 Nov 1763, Bozrah, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1855, Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Ruth Root,   b. 14 Aug 1764, Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1837, Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Family ID F16388  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Shedd Hildreth,   b. Abt 1807, Herkimer County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1886, Auburn, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married 15 Sep 1822  Salisbury, Herkimer, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Absalom Backus, Jr.,   b. 7 Sep 1824, Salisbury, Herkimer, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1901, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +2. Dennis Backus,   b. Abt 1831, Salisbury, Herkimer, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1884, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years)
    +3. Harriet Catherine Backus,   b. 12 Aug 1833, Salisbury, Herkimer, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1907, Rochester, Monroe, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +4. Albert Shedd Backus,   b. 22 Aug 1835, Salisbury, Herkimer, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1922, Vermilion, Erie, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     5. Clarina Backus,   b. Abt 1838, Auburn, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Mary C. Backus,   b. Sep 1840, Auburn, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Arthur E. Backus,   b. Jun 1846, Auburn, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1866, Auburn, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 19 years)
     8. Luna L. Backus,   b. 26 Jul 1850, Auburn, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1884, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F16389  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Apr 1800 - Montgomery County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Sep 1822 - Salisbury, Herkimer, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Absalom Backus, Jr. - 7 Sep 1824 - Salisbury, Herkimer, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Dennis Backus - Abt 1831 - Salisbury, Herkimer, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Harriet Catherine Backus - 12 Aug 1833 - Salisbury, Herkimer, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Albert Shedd Backus - 22 Aug 1835 - Salisbury, Herkimer, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Clarina Backus - Abt 1838 - Auburn, Cayuga, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Mary C. Backus - Sep 1840 - Auburn, Cayuga, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Arthur E. Backus - Jun 1846 - Auburn, Cayuga, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Luna L. Backus - 26 Jul 1850 - Auburn, Cayuga, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Jun 1880 - Auburn, Cayuga, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 12 Jun 1880 - North Street Cemetery, Auburn, Cayuga, New York Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Headstones
    Absalom Sr - Mary S Hildreth Backus
    Absalom Sr - Mary S Hildreth Backus
    Find A Grave: Absalom
    Find A Grave: Mary
    Plot: Section: 2, Tier: 10

    Obituaries
    Obituary
    Obituary
    The Auburn News and Bulletin, Auburn, New York - 11 Jun 1880

    New York State Census
    1855 New York State Census
    1855 New York State Census
    Source Citation: Year: 1855; Census Place: Ward 4, Auburn, Cayuga, New York; Family Number: 295; GS Film Number: 1435218; Digital Folder Number: 005207172; Image Number: 00342.
    1865 New York State Census
    1865 New York State Census
    Source Citation: Year: 1865; Census Place: Ward 04, Auburn, Cayuga, New York; Household Number: 633; GS Film Number: 000853201; Digital Folder Number: 004239220; Image Number: 00692.
    1875 New York State Census
    1875 New York State Census
    Source Citation: Year: 1875; Census Place: Auburn, Cayuga, New York; Family Number: 174; Page: 20; GS Film Number: 853206; Digital Folder Number: 004858094; Image Number: 00061.

    1840 US Census
    1840 US Census
    1840 US Census
    Source Citation: Year: 1840; Census Place: Auburn, Cayuga, New York; Roll: 269; Page: 81; Family History Library Film: 0017181.

    1850 US Census
    1850 US Census
    1850 US Census
    Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Auburn Ward 4, Cayuga, New York; Roll: M432_482; Page: 299A; Image: 187.

    1860 US Census
    1860 US Census
    1860 US Census
    Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Auburn Ward 4, Cayuga, New York; Roll: M653_727; Page: 222; Family History Library Film: 803727.

    1870 US Census
    1870 US Census
    1870 US Census
    Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Auburn Ward 5, Cayuga, New York; Roll: M593_910; Page: 191B; Image: 103099; Family History Library Film: 552409.

    1880 US Census
    1880 US Census
    1880 US Census
    Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Auburn, Cayuga, New York; Roll: 813; Family History Film: 1254813; Page: 193B; Enumeration District: 001; Image: 0149.


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