Roy Cameron Bachus

3 December 1883–4 October 1969 (Age 85)
Wallaceburg, Chatham-Kent, Chatham-Kent, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Roy Cameron

When Roy Cameron Bachus was born on 3 December 1883, in Wallaceburg, Chatham-Kent, Chatham-Kent, Ontario, Canada, his father, John Bachus, was 58 and his mother, Leona LaLonde, was 30. He married Emily May Clark on 28 March 1914, in Chatham, Kent, Ontario, Canada. He lived in Ontario, Canada in 1883 and Bothwell, Chatham-Kent, Chatham-Kent, Ontario, Canada in 1901. He died on 4 October 1969, at the age of 85, and was buried in Wallaceburg, Chatham-Kent, Chatham-Kent, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Roy Cameron Bachus
Emily May Clark
Marriage: 28 March 1914
Baby Bachus

Spouse and Children

28 March 1914
Chatham, Kent, Ontario, Canada


    Baby Bachus


Parents and Siblings

    John Bachus


    Leona LaLonde





    Russell Edward Bachus



    Gretta Marion Bachus


World Events (6)

1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act

Age 3

In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.
1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 23

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 51

Born on May 28, 1934, the Dionne quintuplets were the first set of quintuplets to survive infancy. The five girls were born two months prematuare and months later were taken from their parents by the Red Cross. In the 1940s they were returned to their family.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Backus .2 Variant of German Backhaus .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Roy C Bachus in household of John Bachus, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Roy Bachus in entry for Bachus, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"
  • Roy Cameron Bachus, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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