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Birth: 1833
Walton County
Georgia, USA
Death: Apr. 25, 1862
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA

Augustus Backus was born in Walton Co., GA, son of James Backus. He grew up in Haralson Co., GA, later settled in Greene Co., GA. Married Mary A. Partee. They had four children: Martha C., Lucinda J., George and Augustus Barto.

Enlisted Aug. 1861, 8th Reg. GA Inf., Co. K (Oglethorpe Rifles). He died of illness in a Richmond, VA hospital. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Backus (1807 - 1885)
 
 Siblings:
  Augustus Backus (1833 - 1862)
  Joseph C. Backus (1849 - 1917)*
  Martha Backus Hancock (1853 - ____)*
  Elizabeth Bachus Roberts (1859 - 1923)*
  Etta Backus (1860 - ____)*
  Lu Jean Backus (1864 - 1939)*
  Delia Backus Pittman (1865 - 1913)*
  Fannie Backus Craven (1869 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section A, Row I, Grave 134
 
Created by: Darleen Miller
Record added: Jul 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55054149
Pvt Augustus Backus
Added by: Darleen Miller
 
Pvt Augustus Backus
Added by: Darleen Miller
 
Pvt Augustus Backus
Added by: Mike B.
 
 
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- Mike B.
 Added: Dec. 1, 2011
In loving memory, Grandfather.
- Darleen Miller
 Added: Apr. 25, 2012
 
 
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