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John Leonard Backhaus
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Birth: Aug. 1, 1842
Amsterdam
Amsterdam Municipality
Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Death: Mar. 11, 1919
Long Beach
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Lutheran Church Missouri Synod teacher at Readfield, WI 1864; Bloomington, IL 1865-1866; Venedy, IL 1867-1872; Chicago, IL 1883-1884.
Professor at Lutheran Teachers Seminary (now Concordia University Chicago), Addison, IL 1884-1915.
Author of articles on education and schools in "Der Lutheraner"
Source: Christian Cyclopedia

With 4 other men, formed the Addison Railroad Company, Inc
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Carl Backhaus (1812 - 1891)
  Klasina Brouwer Backhaus (1805 - ____)
 
 Spouses:
  Maria Braeuer Backhaus (1846 - 1894)
  Maria Mueller Backhaus (1853 - 1932)*
 
 Children:
  Louise Maria Backhaus Kemnitz (1866 - 1944)*
  Theodore J Backus (1873 - 1942)*
  Bertha Backhaus Voigt (1875 - 1957)*
  Emma E. Backhaus Zimmerman (1881 - 1962)*
  Rose Backhaus (1884 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ernestina Backhaus Ortman (1837 - 1909)*
  John Leonard Backhaus (1842 - 1919)
  Gesina A. Backhaus Schlorff (1845 - 1909)*
  Julia Backhaus Droege (1855 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Concordia Cemetery
Forest Park
Cook County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Leslie Rankin
Originally Created by: Connector
Record added: May 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69529485
John Leonard Backhaus
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John Leonard Backhaus
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 Added: Jun. 12, 2011
 
 
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