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Backus Family History (#47039629)
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Bio Photo I am Dave Backus, I created and co-own the Backus Family History web site. I live in Elmira Heights, New York. I am originally from the Oswego County, New York area.
You have my permission to use any GRAVESTONE PICTURES taken by me for private uses. For public use, you may use them as long as I AM GIVEN CREDIT. For commercial use, please contact me. ANY OTHER PHOTOS MAY NOT be used without WRITTEN permission on ANY SITE!
I have been doing genealogy since 2003. I enjoy walking thru the cemeteries and taking photos of the real old stones, wanting to preserve them, because someday they will be gone or unreadable.

My Main Line of Research:
Backus
Bailey
Cross
Dana
Kimball
Johnson
Moore
Salway
Shonio
Strong
Switzer
Willey

My wife's side:
Cook
Lattin
Liddiard
Southard
Wood

Plus many more branches. Most are from Vermont, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, and Pennsylvania, but family is scattered thru out the United States, Canada and England.

While many of my memorials ARE related to me, there are quite a few that are not. I have no problem transferring the non related memorials to family, it doesn't have to be by the FAG guide lines. All you have to do is ask! If you do not get the transfer it means that that person is related to me.

Also I know most of the time I do not get to thank everyone for the photos and memorials, and the corrections. So a BIG THANK YOU!
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Patty Kaspi
Memorial 99460955
Thank you, so much.

Patty Gaylord Kaspi
Added by Patty Kaspi on Jun 08, 2016 12:19 PM
Kathy Kennedy
Cora V Hendershot
Thank you for the photo, she is my gr grandmother's sister. It is so kind of you to do this. K. Kennedy
Added by Kathy Kennedy on Jun 03, 2016 5:29 PM
Judy Shappee
RE: Re: Shute Family
Wonderful! I will do that. The ones I made were kind of grainy. I appreciate this very much.
Added by Judy Shappee on May 29, 2016 1:00 PM
ASB
RE: James Ameigh 42456282
I see you did, I'll email and see if I can't get them merged in the correct cemetery.
Added by ASB on May 27, 2016 4:58 AM
ASB
James Ameigh 42456282
You're pics a lot better than mine. But the memorial is in the wrong cemetery. It belongs in upper Gillett. Think you can get it moved. I thought I'd gotten them all moved back in 2012.
Added by ASB on May 26, 2016 7:36 PM
Jeff G.
Cannioto @ Maple Grove Cem.
Thank you for the gravestone photograph for Robert Cannioto.

Regards,
Jeff G.
Added by Jeff G. on May 24, 2016 5:01 PM
LINDA JOYCE OLDENBORG-SMITH
Laurence White
Thanks for the photo Linda
Added by LINDA JOYCE OLDENBORG-SMI... on May 22, 2016 8:03 AM
Sue (Lumley) Sayre
Mercy Sayre
Thanks for you help with her memorial.
Added by Sue (Lumley) Sayre on May 19, 2016 1:19 PM
DiverCTHunter
Clarence C. White
Thank you for the photo of my maternal great grandfather.
Added by DiverCTHunter on May 16, 2016 9:51 AM
Phil Cirulli
Paul mulford
Thank you for making the time to take the photo. Phil
Added by Phil Cirulli on May 15, 2016 2:27 AM
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