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John BACK (c. 1762-1842)

Name: John BACK
Sex: Male
Father: John BACK (1725- )
Mother: Ann HILAND (c. 1724-1804)

Individual Events and Attributes

Birth c. Jan 1762 Kingston, nr Lewes, Sussex, UK1,2
Assumed born approx three weeks before baptism
Baptism 24 Jan 1762 (age 0) Kingston, nr Lewes, Sussex, UK3
Kingston Nr Lewes
Entry was for John son of John & Ann BECK
Occupation 6 Jun 1841 (age 79) Ag Lab; Rodmell, Sussex, UK4
Rodmell Village, Rodmell, Sussex, UK
Entry was for John BACK, aged 67, born in Sussex
Death 16 Sep 1842 (age 80) Rodmell, Sussex, UK5
Q3 1842 Lewes 7 274 for John BACK stated age 80
Burial 22 Sep 1842 (age 80) Rodmell, Sussex, UK6
Entry is for John BACK stated aged 80

Marriage (1)

Spouse Elizabeth. WHITTEN (1762-1817)
Children John BACK (1786-1841)
Daniel BACK (1787-1846)
Lucy BACK (1789-1818)
Mary BACK (1791-1870)
William BACK (1793-1865)
Henry BACK (1794-1872)
Richard BACK (1796-1871)
Thomas BACK (1798-1826)
Ann BACK (1801- )
George BACK (1804-1828)
Elizabeth BACK (1806- )
Joseph BACK (1809-bef1837)
Marriage 10 Oct 1785 (age 23) Amberley, Sussex7
Entry was for John BUCK m Elizabeth WITTEN

Marriage (2)

Spouse Mary LOWER (c. 1789-1867)
Children Joseph BACK (1824-1833)
Kitty BACK (1827-1833)
Isabella BACK (c. 1829-1887)
Jonathan BACK (1831-1919)
Marriage 10 Jan 1824 (age 61-62) Rodmell, Sussex8
Rodmell Parish Church, Rodmell
Entry is for John BACK widower m. Mary LOWER widow both otp grooms occ Ag Lab witn1: Henry LOWER witn2: Lucy LOWER

Individual Note

The BACK/BACH/BAXALL/BACKE/BECK family surname seems to have been flexibly recorded in censuses and registers, in a period when a large number of adults were illiterate and poor or destitute.


1"Surname Origin". See
2"Family Tree". See
3"Kingston Nr Lewes Parish Baptism Register".
4"UK Census 1841". See
5"UK GRO D Cert.". See
6"Rodmell Parish Burial Register 1813-1995" (PAR464/1/5/1 East Sussex Record Office).
7"IGI Beta Index Site".
8"Rodmell Parish Marriage Register 1813-1835" (PAR464/1/3/1).