Ellis Arthur Backus

Male 1886 - 1971  (85 years)


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  • Name Ellis Arthur Backus  [1
    Born 1886  Greece Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 Apr 1971 
    Age 85 years 
    Person ID I35961  tree2018
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Family Grace Jean Cowen,   b. 1896, Dewitt, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1977  (Age 81 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 - Monday, April 5, 1971 Syracuse Post Standard - Syracuse, New York - Ellis A. Backus Dies at Hospital - Parish - Ellis Arthur Backus, 83, of Montgomery Street, Parish, died Sunday at St. Joseph's Hospital, Syracuse, following a short illness. Born in Greece, he had resided in Parish for 38 years. He was a retired employe of Carrier Corporation. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Grace Cowen Backus; two sons, Victor of Hialeah, Fla., and Arthur Backus of Mexico; and several grandchildren. Services will be conducted at the Harter Funeral Home at the convienance of the family. Burial will be in Carley Mills Cemetery. Friends may call 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to a favorite charity.

  • 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;).