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Hannah Backus

Female Abt 1675 - 1752  (~ 77 years)


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  • Name Hannah Backus  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born Abt 1675  New London, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Gender Female 
    Alternate birth 1676  Norwich, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Died 25 Feb 1752  Norwich, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    Buried Old Burying Ground, Norwich, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I9570  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of TNH
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2020 

    Father Lt. William Backus,   b. Bef 30 Nov 1634, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 17 Apr 1721, Norwich, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 86 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Pratt,   b. 1 Feb 1641, Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1730, Norwich, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married Abt 1664  [5, 6, 7, 9
    Family ID F4395  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sgt. Thomas Bingham,   b. 11 Dec 1667, Norwich, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1710, Norwich, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Married 17 Feb 1692  Norwich, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12
    Children 
    +1. Deacon Joseph Bingham,   b. 4 Jun 1709, Norwich, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1787, Bennington, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F4270  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • She and her half-brother John Backus married on the same day.

      "She was a younger sister of John Backus who was to marry Thomas [Bingham's] sister, Mary." [The Bingham Family in the United States, citation details below.]

      The Granberry Family (citation details below) shows that she was a daughter of William Backus's second wife, Elizabeth Pratt, while John Backus was a daughter of the first wife, Sarah Charles.

  • Sources 
    1. [S505] A Genealogical Memoir of the Lo-Lathrop Family in This Country by E. B. Huntington. Ridgefield, CT: J. M. Huntington, 1884.

    2. [S1288] Encyclopedia of Connecticut Biography, Genealogical - Memorial. Volume 2. New York: The American Historical Society, 1917.

    3. [S1289] Early Vermont Settlers to 1784 by Scott Andrew Bartlet, lead genealogist. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2015.

    4. [S1514] Ancestry of Sarah Palin, compiled by Robert Battle and Michael Hurdle.

    5. [S1528] Moore and Allied Families: The Ancestry of William Henry Moore by L. Effingham de Forest and Anne Lawrence de Forest. The de Forest Publishing Company: New York, 1938.

    6. [S2280] The Granberry Family and Allied Families, Including the Ancestry of Helen (Woodward) Granberry based on data compiled by and for Edgar Francis Waterman and compiled by Donald Lines Jacobus. Hartford, Connecticut: Edgar F. Waterman, 1945.

    7. [S387] Hale, House and Related Families, Mainly of the Connecticut River Valley by Donald Lines Jacobus and Edgar Francis Waterman. Hartford, Connecticut: Connecticut Historical Society, 1952.

    8. [S1297] The Bingham Family in the United States: The Descendants of Thomas Bingham of Connecticut by Donna Bingham Munger. New York: The Bingham Association, 1996.

    9. [S3729] The New England Ancestry of Dana Converse Backus by Mary Elizabeth Backus. Salem, Massachusetts, 1949.

    10. [S181] Ancestors of the Bingham Family of Utah by Lester S. Scoville and Vance M. Holland. Salt Lake City, 1963.

    11. [S1514] Ancestry of Sarah Palin, compiled by Robert Battle and Michael Hurdle., date only.

    12. [S3729] The New England Ancestry of Dana Converse Backus by Mary Elizabeth Backus. Salem, Massachusetts, 1949., date only.