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Lucretia Backus Pope
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Birth: Jan. 7, 1787
New London County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Mar. 12, 1867
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA

Lucretia Backus, daughter of Elijah Backus and Lucretia (Hubbard) Tracy (widow of Daniel Tracy), married Nathanial Pope on 13 September 1808, in Kaskaskia, Territorial Capital of Illinois Territory. Nine children were born to this union.

sources: Hyde Genealogy, V II, p. 920
and
"Nathaniel Pope, 1784-1850: A Memoir"
Paul McClelland Angle, 1901, reprinted 1936
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St. Louis City Death Records, 1850-1902
Name: Lucretia Pope
Death Date: 12 Mar 1867
Birth Place: Connecticut
Cemetery: Bellefontaine
Address: St Louis
Volume: 1
Page: 532
County Library: RDSL 9
Missouri Archive: C 10367
SLGS Rolls: 309
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Nathaniel Pope (1784 - 1850)
 
 Children:
  Penelope Pope Allen (1814 - 1902)*
  John Pope (1822 - 1892)*
  Cynthia Ann Pope Yeatman (1825 - 1854)*
  Lucretia Pope Yeatman (1826 - 1891)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
LUCRETIA BACKUS
WIFE OF
NATHANIEL POPE 1787-1867
 
Burial:
Bellefontaine Cemetery
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Jane Denny
Record added: Apr 29, 2012
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Lucretia <i>Backus</i> Pope
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 Added: Apr. 29, 2012
 
 
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