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William Riley Bass

Male 1862 - 1948  (86 years)


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  • Name William Riley Bass 
    Born 15 Sep 1862  Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Nov 1948  Monticello, San Juan County, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • The San Juan Record, Monticello, Utah, November 25, 1948
      William Riley Bass

      William Riley Bass was born Jan. 15, 1862 at Andalusia, Alabama. He passed away Nov. 19 1948 after a period of illness at the age of 86years, 10 months, and four days. His parents were killed when he was a young boy and he was reared by a grandmother.
      Sixty-two years ago he was married to Frances E. Collins. To them were born 11 children, six of whom are still living.
      The Bass family moved to La Sal, Utah, in 1916 and have resided there ever since. Mr. Bass had the respect of those who knew him. The sympathy of friends go to the family in their loss.
      Left to mourn the passing of a loved one are the widow, Mrs. Frances Bass; Mrs. J.W. Harris of Price; Mrs. Merrill Stevens of Blanding; Mrs. A. B. Barton, Monticello; John R. Bass, Brenham, Texas; and Ben and Dan Bass, of West Lake, La.; 27 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
    Person ID I46647  1A William Bassett of Plymouth
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 

    Father Wilson Bennett Bass,   b. 1840,   d. 1854  (Age 14 years) 
    Mother Jane Teel,   b. 1839,   d. 1869  (Age 30 years) 
    Family ID F16866  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frances Elizabeth Collins,   b. 22 Apr 1866, Paulding, Jasper County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1949, Monticello, San Juan County, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Children 
     1. Susan Mary Bass,   b. 26 Oct 1889, Hardin County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1919, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
     2. Allen Milford Bass,   b. 11 Aug 1893,   d. 18 Sep 1944  (Age 51 years)
     3. John Riley Bass,   b. 1895,   d. 1978  (Age 83 years)
    +4. Daniel Masterson Bass,   b. 23 Nov 1897, Hardin County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 2000, Many, Sabine Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 102 years)
     5. Benjamin Edward Bass,   b. 1899
     6. Etta Mary Bass,   b. 14 Jan 1903, Hardin County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1986, Gilbert, Maricopa County, Arizona Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     7. Joseph Carson Bass,   b. 1905
     8. Eva Elizabeth Bass,   b. 1907
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 
    Family ID F16882  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart