W. A. Walker1

M, #12061

Family

Sarah F. Backues b. May 1, 1871

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).

Martin Thomas Backues1

M, #12062, b. May 29, 1873, d. February 24, 1928
Father*Thomas Martin Backues Jr1 b. August 13, 1847, d. November 6, 1922
Mother*Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour1 b. April 24, 1852, d. December 20, 1928
     Martin Thomas Backues, son of Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour, was born on May 29, 1873 in Maries County, Missouri.1,2
Martin moved along with Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour in 1882 from a farm near Dixon, known as Ike's Ridge, on the Big Maries River to Texas.3
Martin moved along with Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour in 1884 from Texas to Missouri.3
Martin married Martha Elizabeth Shanks, daughter of George W. Shanks and Martha Ann Clay, on March 7, 1892 at at bride's residence, Maries County, Missouri.1,4 At the time of time of his registration for the draft for World War I in 1918, Martin resided in Pay Down, Maries County, Missouri.2
In 1918 Martin Thomas Backues farmed in Missouri.2 Martin registered for the draft for World War I on September 12, 1918 at Missouri he was listed as short and stout with brown eyes and dark hair.2
Martin died on February 24, 1928 at age 54.3 He was buried in February, 1928 in Bethel Cemetery in Bethel, Maries County, Missouri.3

Martin Thomas Backues Tombstone5

Martin Thomas Backues Tombstone

Family

Martha Elizabeth Shanks b. September 11, 1877, d. January 16, 1955
Children

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S4134] Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com (database online), 2002.
  3. [S388] Historical Society of Maries County, Maries County, Missouri, Volume II, page 119.
  4. [S1888] Internet Site: Maries County Marriage Book C, submitted by Judy Germann (e-mail address)Maries County Missouri USGenWeb site).
  5. [S556] Internet Site: Find-A-Grave Web Site).

John Henry Backues1

M, #12063, b. September 24, 1875
Father*Thomas Martin Backues Jr1 b. August 13, 1847, d. November 6, 1922
Mother*Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour1 b. April 24, 1852, d. December 20, 1928
     John Henry Backues, son of Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour, was born on September 24, 1875.1,2
John married Nora Ellen Krewson.1
John moved along with Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour in 1882 from a farm near Dixon, known as Ike's Ridge, on the Big Maries River to Texas.3
John moved along with Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour in 1884 from Texas to Maries County, Missouri.3
In 1918 John Henry Backues farmed in Pay Down, Maries County, Missouri.2
Nora and John Henry Backues lived in 1918 in Missouri. Residing with them were, their child, Alva..2 John registered for the draft for World War I on September 12, 1918 at Missouri he was listed as short and stout with blue eyes and dark hair.2

Family

Nora Ellen Krewson
Child

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S4133] Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com (database online), 2002.
  3. [S388] Historical Society of Maries County, Maries County, Missouri, Volume II, page 119.

Nora Ellen Krewson1

F, #12064
     Nora married John Henry Backues, son of Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour.1
Nora and John Henry Backues lived in 1918 in Pay Down, Maries County, Missouri. Residing with them were, their child, Alva..2

Family

John Henry Backues b. September 24, 1875
Child

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S4133] Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com (database online), 2002.
  3. [S388] Historical Society of Maries County, Maries County, Missouri, Volume II, page 119.

Maurice Smith Backues1

M, #12065, b. November 24, 1879
Father*Thomas Martin Backues Jr1 b. August 13, 1847, d. November 6, 1922
Mother*Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour1 b. April 24, 1852, d. December 20, 1928
     Maurice Smith Backues, son of Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour, was born on November 24, 1879.1
Maurice moved along with Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour in 1882 from a farm near Dixon, known as Ike's Ridge, on the Big Maries River to Texas.2
Maurice moved along with Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour in 1884 from Texas to Maries County, Missouri.2
Maurice married Ida M. Griffith, daughter of Decatur Griffith and Mary Rogers, circa 1905.1 Ida and Maurice Smith Backues lived in 1951 in Belle, Maries County, Missouri.3 Maurice was the informant listed on the death certificate of Ida M. Griffith on December 22, 1951.

Family

Ida M. Griffith b. January 28, 1885, d. December 22, 1951

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S388] Historical Society of Maries County, Maries County, Missouri, Volume II, page 119.
  3. [S5132] Ida Backues Death Certificate.

Ida M. Griffith1

F, #12066, b. January 28, 1885, d. December 22, 1951
Father*Decatur Griffith2
Mother*Mary Rogers2
     Ida M. Griffith, daughter of Decatur Griffith and Mary Rogers, was born on January 28, 1885 in Missouri.2
Ida married Maurice Smith Backues, son of Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour, circa 1905.1 Ida and Maurice Smith Backues lived in 1951 at Belle, Maries County, Missouri.2
Ida died on December 22, 1951 at at the family home in Jefferson Township, Maries County, Missouri, at age 66, Maurice Smith Backues was the informant on her death certificate. Her cause of death was Amyotrophic lateral sclersis.
The undertaker who handled her arrangements was Sassmann's Funeral Service in Bland, Maries County, Missouri. Mrs. Ida M. Backues was buried on December 24, 1951 in Liberty Cemetery in Belle, Maries County, Missouri.

Family

Maurice Smith Backues b. November 24, 1879

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S5132] Ida Backues Death Certificate.

Andrew Jackson Backues1,2

M, #12067, b. December 24, 1880
Father*Thomas Martin Backues Jr1 b. August 13, 1847, d. November 6, 1922
Mother*Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour1 b. April 24, 1852, d. December 20, 1928
     Andrew Jackson Backues, son of Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour, was born on December 24, 1880.1,2
Andrew married Gertrude Franklin.1
In 1918 Andrew Jackson Backues farmed in Maries County, Missouri.2 Andrew registered for the draft for World War I on September 12, 1918 at Missouri he was listed as medium height and stout with blue eyes and brown hair.2

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S4132] Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com (database online), 2002.

Gertrude Franklin1

F, #12068

Family

Andrew Jackson Backues b. December 24, 1880

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).

Rafe I. Backues1

M, #12069, b. May 24, 1885, d. November 19, 1905
Father*Thomas Martin Backues Jr1 b. August 13, 1847, d. November 6, 1922
Mother*Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour1 b. April 24, 1852, d. December 20, 1928
     Rafe I. Backues, son of Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour, was born on May 24, 1885.1
Rafe died on November 19, 1905 at Gasconade River in Osage County, Missouri, at age 20 drowned trying to ford the river near his home.2

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S388] Historical Society of Maries County, Maries County, Missouri, Volume II, page 119.

Lydia Jane Backues1

F, #12070, b. December 3, 1887
Father*Thomas Martin Backues Jr1 b. August 13, 1847, d. November 6, 1922
Mother*Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour1 b. April 24, 1852, d. December 20, 1928
     Lydia Jane Backues, daughter of Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour, was born on December 3, 1887.1
Lydia married George Edward Wendt.1

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).

Adam Backues1

M, #12071, b. October 30, 1890
Father*Thomas Martin Backues Jr1 b. August 13, 1847, d. November 6, 1922
Mother*Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour1 b. April 24, 1852, d. December 20, 1928
     Eva Backues and Adam Backues were twins.2 Adam Backues, son of Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour, was born on October 30, 1890.1,2 Conflicting evidence placed his birth on October 31, 1890 in Maries County or WWI Draft Card.)3
Adam married Sarah Jane Elrod on December 6, 1914 at Maries County, Missouri.4
In 1917 Adam Backues farmed in Rader, Maries County, Missouri.3 Sarah and Adam Backues lived in 1917 in Missouri.3 Adam registered for the draft for World War I on June 5, 1917 at Missouri he was listed as short and slender with brown eyes and black hair.3

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S388] Historical Society of Maries County, Maries County, Missouri, Volume II, page 119.
  3. [S4131] Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com (database online), 2002.
  4. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.

Sarah Jane Elrod1

F, #12072
     Sarah married Adam Backues, son of Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour, on December 6, 1914 at Maries County, Missouri.2 Sarah and Adam Backues lived in 1917 at Rader, Maries County, Missouri.3

Family

Adam Backues b. October 30, 1890

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  3. [S4131] Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com (database online), 2002.

Eva Backues1

F, #12073, b. October 30, 1890
Father*Thomas Martin Backues Jr1 b. August 13, 1847, d. November 6, 1922
Mother*Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour1 b. April 24, 1852, d. December 20, 1928
     Eva Backues and Adam Backues were twins.2 Eva Backues, daughter of Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour, was born on October 30, 1890.1,2
Eva married Henry A. Hutchison, son of Perry Benjamin Hutchison and Josephine Krewson, on November 17, 1915 at Vienna, Maries County, Missouri.3

Family

Henry A. Hutchison b. July 4, 1888, d. June 15, 1973

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S388] Historical Society of Maries County, Maries County, Missouri, Volume II, page 119.
  3. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.

Henry A. Hutchison1

M, #12074, b. July 4, 1888, d. June 15, 1973
Father*Perry Benjamin Hutchison2 b. December 22, 1855, d. August 29, 1930
Mother*Josephine Krewson2 d. December 23, 1938
     Henry A. Hutchison, son of Perry Benjamin Hutchison and Josephine Krewson, was born on July 4, 1888.2
Henry married Eva Backues, daughter of Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour, on November 17, 1915 at Vienna, Maries County, Missouri.1
Henry died on June 15, 1973 at age 84.2

Family

Eva Backues b. October 30, 1890

Citations

  1. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  2. [S388] Historical Society of Maries County, Maries County, Missouri, Volume II, page 289.

Ralph H. Cox1

M, #12075
     Ralph married Emeline M. A. Backues, daughter of Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour, on December 18, 1887 at Maries County, Missouri.2

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.

Ethel Cox1

F, #12076
Father*Ralph H. Cox1
Mother*Emeline M. A. Backues1 b. January 3, 1869
     Ethel Cox, daughter of Ralph H. Cox and Emeline M. A. Backues, was born in Maries County, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).

Susan Cox1

F, #12077
Father*Ralph H. Cox1
Mother*Emeline M. A. Backues1 b. January 3, 1869

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).

Nora Backues1

F, #12078
Step-father*Ralph H. Cox1
Mother*Emeline M. A. Backues1 b. January 3, 1869

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).

Moses Backues1

M, #12079
Father*Thomas Martin Backues Jr1 b. August 13, 1847, d. November 6, 1922
Mother*Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour1 b. April 24, 1852, d. December 20, 1928
     Moses died in infancy.2

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S388] Historical Society of Maries County, Maries County, Missouri, Volume II, page 119.

William Backues1

M, #12080
Father*Ralph H. Cox1
Mother*Emeline M. A. Backues1 b. January 3, 1869

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).

Martha Elizabeth Shanks1

F, #12081, b. September 11, 1877, d. January 16, 1955
Father*George W. Shanks2 b. 1846, d. December 1, 1911
Mother*Martha Ann Clay2 b. October 15, 1844, d. December 16, 1921
Martha Shanks Backhues
From Family Tree on Ancestry
     Martha Elizabeth Shanks, daughter of George W. Shanks and Martha Ann Clay, was born on September 11, 1877 in Maries County, Missouri.1
Martha married Martin Thomas Backues, son of Thomas Martin Backues Jr and Nancy Elizabeth Ridenhour, on March 7, 1892 at at bride's residence, Maries County, Missouri.1,3
Martha died on January 16, 1955 at at home in Vienna, Maries County, Missouri, at age 77.2 Her cause of death was cerebral vascular incident accompanied by artereosclrosis and hypertension.
The undertaker who handled her arrangements was W. C. Birmingham in Vienna, Maries County, Missouri.4 She was buried on January 19, 1955 in Bethel Cemetery in Bethel, Maries County, Missouri.2

Family

Martin Thomas Backues b. May 29, 1873, d. February 24, 1928
Children

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S388] Historical Society of Maries County, Maries County, Missouri, Volume II, page 119.
  3. [S1888] Internet Site: Maries County Marriage Book C, submitted by Judy Germann (e-mail address)Maries County Missouri USGenWeb site).
  4. [S5134] Martha Elisabeth Backues Death Certificate.

Minnie Elsie Backues1

F, #12082, b. March 3, 1899
Father*Martin Thomas Backues1 b. May 29, 1873, d. February 24, 1928
Mother*Martha Elizabeth Shanks1 b. September 11, 1877, d. January 16, 1955
     Minnie Elsie Backues, daughter of Martin Thomas Backues and Martha Elizabeth Shanks, was born on March 3, 1899 in Maries County, Missouri.1
Minnie married Thurman Crider, son of Ed Crider and Edna J. McGee, in 1919.2,1
Minnie and Thurman Crider lived in 1930 at Jackson Township in Maries County, Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Harry..3
Minnie was enumerated as the wife of Thurman Crider under the name of "Minnie E. Crider" on the 1930 U. S. Census of Jackson Township, Missouri. She was listed as a 31-year-old woman born in Missouri as were her parents, she was married for the first time at the age of 20.3

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1930Jackson Township, Maries County, MissouriThurman Crider3

Family

Thurman Crider b. 1892
Child

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S2572] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Calvin Breeding household.
  3. [S2573] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Thirmon Crider household.

Thurman Crider1

M, #12083, b. 1892
Father*Ed Crider1
Mother*Edna J. McGee1
     Thurman Crider was also known as Thirmon.2 Thurman Crider, son of Ed Crider and Edna J. McGee, was born in 1892 in Maries County, Missouri.1,2
Thurman served circa 1918 in the first World War.2
Thurman married Minnie Elsie Backues, daughter of Martin Thomas Backues and Martha Elizabeth Shanks, in 1919.3,1
In 1930 Thurman Crider farmed in Missouri.2
Minnie and Thurman Crider lived in 1930 at Jackson Township in Maries County, Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Harry..2
Thurman died in Missouri.1
Thurman is a head of household, under the name of "Thirmon Crider", on the 1930 U. S. Census of Jackson Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 38-year-old man born in Missouri as were his parents, he was married for the first time at the age of 27 and was not a veteran. He owned a farm which was listed as item 70 on the farm schedule. Enumerated with him were: his wife Minnie Elsie, his son Harry Martin.2 Thurman Crider, Calvin Breeding and Thomas Jefferson "Tommy" Hopkins were neighbors according to the 1930 census. They were living in Jackson Township, Missouri.4,2,3

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1930Jackson Township, Maries County, MissouriThurman Crider2

Family

Minnie Elsie Backues b. March 3, 1899
Child

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S2573] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Thirmon Crider household.
  3. [S2572] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Calvin Breeding household.
  4. [S2571] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Thomas J. Hopkins household.

Ed Crider1

M, #12084
     Ed married Edna J. McGee.1

Family

Edna J. McGee
Child

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).

Edna J. McGee1

F, #12085
     Edna married Ed Crider.1

Family

Ed Crider
Child

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).

George Thomas Backues1

M, #12086, b. January 13, 1901
Father*Martin Thomas Backues1 b. May 29, 1873, d. February 24, 1928
Mother*Martha Elizabeth Shanks1 b. September 11, 1877, d. January 16, 1955
     George Thomas Backues, son of Martin Thomas Backues and Martha Elizabeth Shanks, was born on January 13, 1901 in Missouri.1,2
George married Minnie Marie McKinney on October 8, 1932 at Maries County, Missouri.1,2

Family

Minnie Marie McKinney b. 1910

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S872] The Maries Countian, Summer 2006.

Minnie Marie McKinney1

F, #12087, b. 1910
     Minnie Marie McKinney was born in 1910 in Missouri.2
Minnie married George Thomas Backues, son of Martin Thomas Backues and Martha Elizabeth Shanks, on October 8, 1932 at Maries County, Missouri.1,2

Family

George Thomas Backues b. January 13, 1901

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S872] The Maries Countian, Summer 2006.

Ethel Ann Backues1,2

F, #12088, b. October 29, 1902
Father*Martin Thomas Backues1 b. May 29, 1873, d. February 24, 1928
Mother*Martha Elizabeth Shanks1 b. September 11, 1877, d. January 16, 1955
Ethel Backhues Krenning
From Family Tree on Ancestry
     Ethel Ann Backues, daughter of Martin Thomas Backues and Martha Elizabeth Shanks, was born on October 29, 1902.1
Ethel married John W. Krenning on October 29, 1922 at Pay Down, Maries County, Missouri.3

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S388] Historical Society of Maries County, Maries County, Missouri, Volume II, page 119.
  3. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.

John W. Krenning1,2

M, #12089
     John married Ethel Ann Backues, daughter of Martin Thomas Backues and Martha Elizabeth Shanks, on October 29, 1922 at Pay Down, Maries County, Missouri.3

Family

Ethel Ann Backues b. October 29, 1902

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S388] Historical Society of Maries County, Maries County, Missouri, Volume II, page 119.
  3. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.

Zillah Martha Backues1,2

F, #12090, b. August 31, 1906, d. October 10, 1984
Father*Martin Thomas Backues1 b. May 29, 1873, d. February 24, 1928
Mother*Martha Elizabeth Shanks1 b. September 11, 1877, d. January 16, 1955
     Zillah Martha Backues was also known as Martha Brewzillah.3 Zillah Martha Backues, daughter of Martin Thomas Backues and Martha Elizabeth Shanks, was born on August 31, 1906 in Paydown, Maries County, Missouri.1,2
Zillah married Allen Boney Elrod, son of Thomas Benton Elrod Jr and Sarah Margaret Givens, on May 9, 1931 at Maries County, Missouri.4
Zillah died on October 10, 1984 at age 78.5

Family

Allen Boney Elrod b. 1895
Child

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S388] Historical Society of Maries County, Maries County, Missouri, Volume II, page 212.
  3. [S4404] The Maries Countian, Spring 2006.
  4. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  5. [S388] Historical Society of Maries County, Maries County, Missouri, Volume II, page 213.