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Isaac Bass

Male 1742 - 1800  (58 years)


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  • Name Isaac Bass 
    Born 1742  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Dec 1800  Nash County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Isaac Bass Will-1800

      In the Name of God, Amen. I Isaac Bass of Nash County, State of North Carolina being sick and weak but of sound mind and perfect memory do ordain this to be my last will and testament in manner and form as followeth:

      I lend unto my beloved wife Nancy Bass four negroes called Penp, Hall, Patience and Phill in during her life all so choice of four head of my horse also twenty head of my choice cattle and also thirty head of my choice hoggs also four feather beds and also all my ? of her life and furniture and also all my sheep and gees.

      I give and bequeth unto my son Jethro Bass, one hundred and fifty acres of land more or less beginning at a red oak on Charles Browns line running to the head of the long meadow and down the various courses of Benson pen branch to great peach tree creek and down the various courses of the said creek to White heads line and down whitehead line to his one line. All so I give and bequeath my son Jethro BASS, two negroes by the name of Hall and Phill after his mothers death also I give and bequeath unto my son Jesse Bass two negroes by the name of York and Moll also I give and bequeath to my grandson Isaac Bass son of Jesse Bass, one feather bed and furniture called the Roanoke Bed, also give and bequeath unto my son Isaac Bass, all my Beech Swamp land and one negro feller named Roger, also I give and bequeath to my son John Bass, one negro the name of Patience, after his mothers death also I give and bequeath unto my son Augustin Bass all the remainder of my lands and plantation after his mothers death and also I give and bequeath to my son Augustin Bass, two negroes, one by the name of Bob after my decease and the other by the name Penp after his mothers decease and also I give and bequeath unto my son Augustin Bass my mill. I give and bequeath unto my grandson John Davinport, one negro boy by the name of Ceasar. I give and bequeath unto my daughter Nise Rogers seventeen pounds Virginia money, and also I give and bequeath unto my daughter Lovicey Lawrence, one negro girl by the name of Cate and seventeen pounds Virginia money and that to be all they are of my estate.

      It is my will and desire after my debts is paid that the rest of my estate shall be equally divided between my sons Jethro Bass, Jesse Bass, John Bass and Augustin Bass and further more I appoint my son Jethro Bass and Jesse Bass holley and solley my executors of this my last will and testament revoking all former wills by me hearto four made and do establish this to be my last will and testament.

      In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal, this the 27th day of December, 1800.

      John Richardson
      George Richardson

      Isaac Bass

      Nash County
      February Term, 1800
    Person ID I34502  1A William Bassett of Plymouth
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2020 

    Father John Bass,   b. 1700, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1777, Northampton County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Winborne,   b. 1713,   d. 1745  (Age 32 years) 
    Married 18 Jan 1732  Northampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F12465  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nancy Ann Bunch,   b. 1738,   d. 1811  (Age 73 years) 
    Children 
     1. Cader Bass,   b. About 1757, Bertie County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1790  (Age ~ 33 years)
     2. Nise Dinisa (Dinasha) Bass,   b. 1763
     3. Jethro Bass,   b. 1762,   d. 1819  (Age 57 years)
    +4. Jesse Bass,   b. 1768,   d. 1822  (Age 54 years)
     5. John Bass,   b. 1767,   d. 1777  (Age 10 years)
    +6. Augustine Bass,   b. 1767, Nash County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1816, Nash County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     7. Isaac Bass,   b. 1770,   d. 1825  (Age 55 years)
     8. Levicey Bass,   b. 1778,   d. 1833  (Age 55 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F12473  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart