Backus

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For other uses, see Backus (disambiguation).

Backus is a middle english surname[1] deriving from the Old English bacan "to bake" and hus "house." [2] It is believed to originate in Cumberland and Durham. [3] Notable people with the surname include:

  1. ^ http://www.ancestry.com/name-origin?surname=backus
  2. ^ http://surnames.behindthename.com/name/BACKUS
  3. ^ https://www.houseofnames.com/backus-family-crest