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flag male ancestor  Timothy  BACKUS

  (b. 7 October 1682 Norwich, Connecticut Colony   d. 28 February 1762 Canterbury, Crown Colony of Connecticut )  

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Timothy BACKUS was born 7 October 1682 in Norwich, Connecticut Colony. Timothy BACKUS was the child of Stephen BACKUS   and   Sarah SPENCER and the grandchild of: (paternal)  William BACKUS and Elizabeth UNKNOWN (maternal)  Gerard SPENCER and Hannah HILLS?

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Sarah POST .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Sarah POST  was born 1 December 1686 She died 24 February 1760 She was the daughter of John POST and Sarah REYNOLDS.

Timothy BACKUS died 28 February 1762 in Canterbury, Crown Colony of Connecticut.

Occupation: Deacon

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The World Almanac of the U.S.A, by Allan Carpenter and Carl Provorse, 1996
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

  • 1682 Birth
    7 October 1682
    Norwich, Connecticut, USA
  • 1711 Birth of Child
    Sarah BACKUS was born 5 April 1711, Canterbury, Connecticut, USA
  • 1762 Death
    28 February 1762
    Canterbury, Connecticut, USA

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Added: 9/21/2016 9:16:28 AM - Updated: 10/3/2017 1:54:11 PM

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