Grace Jean Cowen

Female 1896 - 1977  (81 years)


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  • Name Grace Jean Cowen  [1
    Born 1896  Dewitt, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 27 Nov 1977 
    Age 81 years 
    Person ID I32651  tree2018
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Family Ellis Arthur Backus,   b. 1886, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1971  (Age 85 years) 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Arthur E. Backus,   b. 10 Jun 1919,   d. 10 Apr 1995  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
    Verna Marie Petrie  m. 6 Jul 1946
    Married: 1x2. Victor Ellis Backus,   b. 22 Oct 1918, Oxford, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1981, Hialeah, Dade, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)  [natural]
    Mabel Jane Brown  m. Oct 1939
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F12091  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, November 30, 1977 Syracuse Post Standard - Syracuse, New York - Mrs. Grace Backus - Parish - Mrs. Grace Jean Backus, of Parish died Monday at the Oswego hospital. She was born in Dewitt, and had resided in Parish most of her life. She is survived by two sons, Arthur of Mexico and Victor of Hialeah, Fla.; five grandchildren and six great grandchildren. She was the widow of Ellis Backus. Private services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Harter-Olmstead Funeral Home, Parish. Calling hours will be 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to McFee Ambulance Fund.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1293] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2015;).