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  • Dr. Frederick F. Backus, M.D. (1794 - 1858)
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  • Grant Mitchell (1874 - 1957)
    Grant Mitchell Jr. (June 17, 1874 – May 1, 1957) was an American stage actor on Broadway and mainly a character actor on film. He appeared on Broadway from 1902 to 1939 and appeared in more than 125 fi...
  • Glenn Close
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  • Brig. Gen. Morgan Lewis Smith, (USA) (1822 - 1874)
    Lewis Smith (March 8, 1822 – December 29, 1874) was a Union brigadier general in the American Civil War.Smith was born in Oswego County, New York. In 1843 he settled in Indiana, and later had some mili...
  • Maj. General Giles Alexander Smith (USA) (1829 - 1876)
    Alexander Smith (September 29, 1829 – November 8, 1876), was a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War.BiographySmith was born in Jefferson County, New York. When he was 18, he moved to...

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Robert Backus, I (c. 1460-1503)

Notable Descendants