Sarah Palin

Ancestry of
Sarah Palin

9th Governor of Alaska


    William Backus

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    • 13th Generation — 10th Great-grandfather of Sarah Palin
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 4324 
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    • Birth Date:
    • ABT 1606 
    • Birth Location:
    • prob. near Sheffield, Yorkshire, England 
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    • Death Date:
    • BEF 7 Jun 1664 
    • Death Location:
    • prob. Norwich, New London, Connecticut 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • ABT 1627 
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    • Spouse:
    • Anna Stenton
    • Marriage Date:
    • 1659
    • Marriage Location:
    • Saybrook, Middlesex, Connecticut

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  • Sources for William Backus

    • 1 New England Historical and Genealogical Register , (New England Historic and Genealogical Society ), 1988, Vol. 142, pp. 253-254.
    • 3 Bingham, Brig. Gen. Theodore A. , The Bingham Family in the United States, Especially of the State of Connecticut: Including No tes on the . . . , Easton, Pennsylvania: The Bingham Association (1927) , vol. 1, part 3, p. 187, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 4 Perkins, Mary E. , Old Families of Norwich, Connecticut, MDCLX to MDCCC, Genealogies, Vol. 1, Part 1 , Cambridge: University Press - John Wilson and Son (1900) , 31, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 5 Weeks, Lyman Horace, ed. , Prominent Families of New York: Being an Account in Biographical Form of Individuals and Fami lies Distinguished as . . . , New York: The Historical Company (1898) , 31, Google Books (Digital Library).