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Lester John Backman
Birth: Mar. 20, 1888
Death: Nov. 8, 1975

Major League Baseball Player. Born in Cleves, Ohio, he made his debut as a right handed pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals on July 3, 1909. He played for two seasons 1909 to 1910, with a career of 12 complete games, 9 wins, 18 loss, 2 saves, 76 strikeouts and a 3.61 earned run average. He died in Cincinnati, Ohio, at age 87. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  George S Backman (1856 - 1898)
  Susan Jane Carbaugh Backman (1861 - 1906)
 
 Spouse:
  Jeanette S Backman (1890 - 1979)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lloyd S Backman (1883 - 1915)*
  Stanley G Backman (1885 - 1970)*
  Lester John Backman (1888 - 1975)
  Jeanette Backman (1892 - 1898)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Spring Grove Cemetery
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA
Plot: MM W112 A5 0
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Jennifer M.
Record added: Dec 09, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8167987
Lester John Backman
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Lester John Backman
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