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Grave has been located American Revolutionary War Soldier flag male ancestor  Thomas  BACKUS

  (b. 19 May 1762 Plainfield, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 4 July 1832 Sterling, Connecticut, USA )  

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Thomas BACKUS was born 19 May 1762 in Plainfield, Crown Colony of Connecticut. Thomas BACKUS was the child of ?   and   ?

Thomas was a soldier in the U.S. Revolutionary War.

Thomas BACKUS died 4 July 1832 in Sterling, Connecticut, USA.

Occupation: Doctor

son of Andrew Backus and Lois Pierce

m. Lydia Lathrop

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Did You Know?America - Did you know? Observation of foreign travelers to America: In America, there are "Flags everywhere. EVERYWHERE."
Did You Know?The name Connecticut originates from the Algonquian word 'Quinnehtukqut' (beside the long tidal river). (

Prior to 1638 - Connecticut, New England
1638 - 1662 - New Haven Colony
1662 - 1687 - Connecticut Colony
1688 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1787 - Crown Colony of Connecticut
January 5, 1788 - Connecticut becomes 5th U.S. state

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Old Plainfield Cemetery Plainfield, Windham County, Connecticut, USA
19 May 1762
Plainfield, Connecticut, USA

4 July 1832
Sterling, Connecticut, USA

Name: Thomas Backus
Gender: Male
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Burial Place: Plainfield, Connecticut
Death Date: 04 Jul 1832
Death Place: Sterling, Conn.
Age: 70
Birth Date: 1762
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B04044-9
System Origin: Connecticut-EASy
GS Film number: 3358
Reference ID: 157

"Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934," database, FamilySearch (https:/ / ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:F7VV-KLQ : 3 December 2014), Thomas Backus, 04 Jul 1832; citing Sterling, Conn., reference 157; FHL microfilm 3,358."

Thomas is buried at: Old Plainfield Cemetery Plainfield, Windham County, Connecticut, USA

Added: 12/13/2017 9:08:31 AM - Updated: 10/2/2018 3:32:12 PM

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