Sarah Jane Backhouse

8 March 1861–16 August 1861
Blackburn, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Sarah Jane

When Sarah Jane Backhouse was born on 8 March 1861, in Blackburn, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Backhouse, was 41 and her mother, Jane Williams, was 36. She died on 16 August 1861, in Platte River, Saunders, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 0, and was buried in Platte River, Saunders, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Backhouse
1819–1909
Jane Williams
1824–1898
Mary Alice Backhouse
1848–1935
William Orson Backhouse
1851–1852
Jenny Backhouse
1854–1854
James Williams Backus
1854–1890
John Thomas Backhouse
1857–1882
Sarah Jane Backhouse
1861–1861
Eleanor Backhouse
1862–1952

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Name Meaning

English: locative name, occupational name for someone who worked at a bakery, from Middle English bak(e)hous ‘bake-house, bakery’.

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

Possible Related Names

Backus
Bacchus
Baccas
Bachus
Baccus
Bacus
Bakehouse

Story Highlight

Sarah Jane Backhouse

The journal of the Eldredge Company makes note of the following: Sarah Jane Backhouse; age 5 months, 8 days; Country: England; Date and Place of Death: 16 Aug. 1861, 70 miles West of Laramie; Nature o …

Sources (4)

  • Sarah Jane Backhouse, "England and Wales, Birth Registration Index, 1837-1920"
  • Sarah Blackhouse in household of James Blackhouse, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Sarah Jane Backhouse, "England, Cumbria Parish Registers, 1538-1990"

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