BACKUS Family Outline Descent Tree(s) (ODT)
Name formsBacchus, Baccus, Backhouse, Backus
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|BACKUS, Azel [1765-1817] – American clergyman & educator BACK74 4C6|
|BACKUS, Charles Chapman [1816->1855] – American entrepreneur BACK383 5C5|
[1911-2004] – American actress, author
Long-time wife of actor Jim Backus, she worked originally under her birth name (Kaye) on Broadway and in WPA productions, and occasionally with her husband after their marriage; played Cora Dithers in TV comedy series Blondie; wrote several books, some with her husband. née KAYE, Henrietta
[1724-1806] – American clergyman
Clergyman, religious historian, freedom fighter, champion of religious freedom; Separatist from Congregational church (1746); New Light minister (1748-1756); Baptist Church pastor (1756-1806); Wrote A History of New England, With Particular Reference to the Denomination of Christians Called Baptists (3 vols., 1777-96)
[1913-1989] – American actor and writer
Long-time actor, best known for roles as Thurston Howell III (Gilligan's Island TV show) and the voice of the nearsighted Mr Magoo. né BACKUS, James Gilmore
|BACKUS, Louise Burton Laidlaw [*1906-?] – American author ::> 800: Writers, poets, etc. ??? ::> BACK280 8C2|
|BACKUS, Stephen [1640-1695] – American colonial immigrant ::> CT: Norwich founders (1659) ::> BACK7 S10|
|BACKUS, William, Lt. [~1606-<1664] – ::> CT: Deep River (Saybrook Colony) founders (1635-60) ::> BACK1 9GGFa|
|PERKINS, Simeon, Capt. [1734-1812] – Canadian/American diarist ::> 920: Biographers, genealogists, diarists and auto-biographers ::> he became a leading citizen of Liverpool, NS BACK445 3C7|
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