Andreas De Backer

M, #514, (1751 - 1812)
Andreas De Backer|b. 1751\nd. 8 Feb 1812|p514.htm|Judocus (Joos) De Backer|b. 14 Apr 1723\nd. 8 Dec 1797|p518.htm|Joanna Catharina De Wadripont|b. a 1729|p519.htm|Jacobus De Backer|b. c 1690\nd. a 1756|p520.htm|Petronella De Mulder|b. c 1690\nd. 1751|p521.htm|Louis De Wadripont|b. a 1709|p1344.htm|Maria De Backer|b. bt 1699 - 1709|p1346.htm|

Relationship=2nd great-grandfather of Leopold Joseph DeBacker.
Last Edited=29 May 2011


Andreas De Backer was born in 1751 in Renaix (Ronse), Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium. He was the son of Judocus (Joos) De Backer and Joanna Catharina De Wadripont. He married Maria Catharina Josepha Mollaert, daughter of Joannes Andries Mollaert and Francisa Braeckman, on January 21, 1788 in Renaix (Ronse).1,2 He married Anna Maria Van den Daele, daughter of Daniel Van den Daele and Anna Theresia DeDonder, on November 24, 1794 in Nukerke, Maarkedal, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium.3 He died on February 8, 1812 in Renaix (Ronse).

He and Maria Catharina Josepha Mollaert were second cousins as they were both descendents of Gerardus De Backer.
It is assumed by his daughter's birthplace that Andre Debakker lived for a time in the town of Nukirke (Nukerke).
For more information see article The DeBacker Family.
Family Background
Small World, Isn't?
My Ancestors
DeBacker Line
Descendants of Adrianus DeBacker (#1)
Descendants of Adrianus DeBacker (#2)
The VanCoppenholle Connection
DeBacker Timeline

Children of Andreas De Backer and Anna Maria Van den Daele


  1. [S42] Marc Decrits, Emmanuel Vercaemst and Guy Gadeyne Herman van Isterdael, Familie en persoonarchiven (Belgium: Archives of Renaix,, 2001), Listed are two "state of goods" (the two state of goods are dated of 1793) : October 10, 1793 : State of Marie Catherine Mollaert, who died without children. Her husband was Andreas De Backere. The heirs are the four children (or their descendants) of N... Mollaert (whose names are cited).
  2. [S254] Ignace Mollaert, "Notes on 'Familiearchief De Backer n° 560'", c. 1990 (Erembodegem, Belgium). Attachment to email dated 29 Aug 2005. Hereinafter cited as "Notes on 'Familiearchief De Backer n° 560.'"
  3. [S41] E-mail from Frederic Thomaes to Mike DeBacker, 16 Jun 2002, "Andreas De Backer, from Renaix, of the parish church "Saint Martin", maried Anna Maria Vandendaele in Nukerke (a village close to Renaix, and not in Nokere which is farther from Renaix) on the november 24, 1794. The witnesses were Franciscus Carbonelle and Anna Theresia Vandendaele."