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Francis "Frank" Backes, Sr
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Birth: Dec. 25, 1869
Loose Creek
Osage County
Missouri, USA
Death: Nov. 14, 1953
Loose Creek
Osage County
Missouri, USA

Frank was Baptized on 2 Feb 1870 in the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Loose Creek, MO

"A lifelong resident of the Loose Creek community, Frank Backes Sr., 83, died at his home at Loose Creek. He was a retired farmer and stock breeder.

"Mr. Backes was born at Loose Creek December 25, 1869. He was married in 1898 to Gertrude Samson, who survives. He was a life long member of the Immaculate Conception church at Loose Creek and of the Married Mens Sodality of that church.

"In addition to his wife, Mr. Backes is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Ray Huesgen of Marshall, Mrs. Ben Boland of Beaufort Mrs. Julia Morton and Mrs. Martha Grubaugh of St. Louis, three sons, Joe and Rudolph of Bonnots Mill, and Paul of Loose Creek. A brother, Anton Backes of Bonnots Mill, 28 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Two children preceded him in death.

"Funeral services were held at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, at the Immaculate Conception Catholic church at Loose Creek. Burial followed in the new parish cemetery there.
UNTERRIFIED DEMOCRAT--Linn, Mo.-- Thursday. November 19, 1953.
Family links: 
  Peter August Backes (1834 - 1895)
  Maria Theresa Kramer Backes (1838 - 1910)
  Gertrude Margaret Samson Backes (1877 - 1962)*
  Anna Theresa Backes Huesgen (1900 - 1991)*
  Elizabeth W Backes (1904 - 1907)*
  Joseph John Backes (1908 - 1990)*
  Martha Mary Backes Grubaugh (1910 - 1996)*
  Rudolph Henry Backes (1912 - 1990)*
  Paul Peter Backes (1914 - 1990)*
  Alvin C. Backes (1918 - 1918)*
  Gustav August Backes (1858 - 1929)*
  John Gustave Backes (1861 - 1942)*
  Anton Adolph Backes (1863 - 1875)*
  Henry Backes (1865 - 1952)*
  Elisabeth Joanna Backes Stiefermann (1867 - 1935)*
  Francis Backes (1869 - 1953)
  Maria Christina Backes (1872 - 1873)*
  George Backes (1874 - 1878)*
  Anton Julius Backes (1877 - 1961)*
  Anna Maria Backes Krautmann (1880 - 1915)*
*Calculated relationship
Immaculate Conception Cemetery
Loose Creek
Osage County
Missouri, USA
Plot: North Side, Row 4, Stone 19
Created by: Bill Buchholz
Record added: Aug 09, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95065194
Francis Frank Backes, Sr
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Francis Frank Backes, Sr
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 Added: Jan. 1, 2015

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