Henry Moore Backhouse

Henry Moore Backhouse

Ontario, Canada
Death 13 Nov 1863 (aged 65–66)
Malahide, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada
Burial Dunboyne, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada
Memorial ID 108395123 · View Source
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London District, Upper Canada, Marriage records, 1784-1834; FHL film #477532, p. 62; both of Walsingham; by Thomas Bowlby, JP; wit; Philip Rose, Adam Bowlby, and Daniel Ross
In 1828 at Malahide, he is Captain, 2nd Regiment Middlesex Miltia; Commission, 15 Ju 1822; Men of upper Canada; Militia Nominal Rolls, 1828-1829; Elliott and Walker, from National Archives; p. 146.
In the 1842 Census for Malahide, he is at Lot 4 Conc. 4, 100 acres, 10 in his family, he indicates here that he was born in the US.
In 1851 (South part of Malahide census is missing)
In 1861 at Malahide (2-16) Henry Backhouse, 64, Farmer, Bapt., born C.W., with wife Hannah, 61.
He received OC, 200 acres Lot 4, Conc. 3, 18 March 1839 and 200 acres at Lot 4, Conc. 4, 20 March 1828 and 100 acres Lot 6, Conc. 4 N, 5 July 1853.


NCB diary gives death on the 13th and burial on the 15th. Pub. transcription gives death on the 16th prob. in error.

His probate gives executors were Henry Izates Backhouse of Malahide and Jugurtha Backhouse of Malahide. Wife was AHannah Backhouse. Eldest son, Thomas Backhouse; other sons, Henry Izates Backhouse; William Ahhishoff Backhouse; Alvinja Backhouse;
Jugurtha Backhouse. Daughter Jane Scealley, dau. Eshter Watts wife of John Watts of Malahide.

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In Memory of/Henry M. BACKHOUSE/(upward pointing finger) Died/Nov. 13, 1863/AE 66 yrs. . mos.



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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Moore Backhouse (1797–13 Nov 1863), Find a Grave Memorial no. 108395123, citing Dunboyne Cemetery, Dunboyne, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada ; Maintained by Bruce Johnson (contributor 47661260) .