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Harriet Cordelia Bassett

Female 1850 - 1884  (34 years)


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  • Name Harriet Cordelia Bassett 
    Born 30 Sep 1850  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    _UID 9A81E2E60DDD7140B323B7EFB8D7C60C5B7D 
    Died 3 Oct 1884  Lewisville, Fremont, (now Jefferson), Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 5 Oct 1884  Lewisville, Fremont, (now Jefferson), Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 3B325439. Harriet Cordelia Bassett, daughter of Loren Elias and Hulda Dimrus (Vaughn) Bassett, was born 30 Sep 1850 in Hancock County, Illinois. She died 3 Oct 1884 in Lewisville, Jefferson County, Idaho. She married George William Hill on 13 Dec 1866 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

      DEATH: Lewisville Ward records (BYU film #7240). According to the minutes of the Lewisville Ward, Harriet died 3 Oct 1884. At this same time the bishop and his counselor selected a piece of land for a grave yard and it was dedicated.

      CENSUS: Harriet was living with her parents when the 1856 and 1860 censuses were taken. Harriet and her husband George William Hill were found in the 1870 and 1880 censuses.

      1856 State Census of Union, Floyd, IA, p.680 (BYU film #1021299).

      1860 Census of Rockford, Floyd, IA, p.21/337 (BYU film #803322).

      In the 1870 census of Millville, Cache, UT - p. 127 (BYU film #522109) Harriet was living with her husband, George William Hill, and their family. Included in this household were George Hill, age 24, farmer with real estated valued at $200, born in England; Harriet Hill, age 19, keeping house, born in Ohio; George Hill, age 2, born in Utah; and Henry Hill, age 5 months, born in Utah. This census was taken 19 July 1870.

      In the 1880 census of Millville, Cache, UT - p. 195 (BYU# 1255336), the George William Hill family included: George Hill, age 34, married, farmer, born in England, parents both born in England; Harriet Hill, age 29, wife, keeping house, born in Ill., father born in Conn., mother's birthplace left blank; Geo. W. Hill, age 12, son, laborer; Henry E. Hill, age 10, son, laborer; Hulda E. Hill, age 8, daughter; Joseph H. Hill, age 6, son; Alma Hill, age 4, son; and Alica Hill, age 1, daughter. All children were born in Utah, father born in England, and mother born in Illinois. This census was taken 12 June 1880.

      MIGRATION TO UTAH: Loren Elias Bassett crossed the plains in the Alvus H. Patterson Company. They arrived in Salt Lake City 4 Sept. 1863. Trek included: Edwin Bassett age 16, Harriet Cordelia Bassett age 12, Huldah Dimrus Vaughn age 55, Loren Elias Bassett age 54, and Loren Elias Bassett age 18. See JOURNAL HISTORY, 4 Sep 1863, p. 5 and PIONEER WOMEN OF FAITH AND FORTITUDE, p. 178.
    Person ID I1111  3B Thomas Bassett of Connecticut
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2014 

    Father Loren Elias Bassett,   b. 5 Mar 1809, Granby, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft Jun 1880, Providence, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 71 years) 
    Mother Huldah Dimrus Vaughn,   b. 11 Feb 1808, Elizabethtown, Lower Canada, Lower Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1886, Clarkston, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 1844 
    Family ID F465  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George William Hill,   b. 24 Dec 1844, Farnham, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1911, Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 13 Dec 1866  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. George William Hill,   b. 7 Jan 1868, Providence, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1929, Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    +2. Henry Edwin Hill,   b. 12 Dec 1869, Millville, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1938, Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +3. Hulda Elizabeth Hill,   b. 27 Nov 1871, Millville, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1944, Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     4. Joseph Hill,   b. 11 Sep 1873, Millville, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1885  (Age 11 years)
     5. Alma Hill,   b. 9 Jun 1875, Millville, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1944  (Age 68 years)
     6. Alice Hill,   b. 29 Nov 1877, Millville, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1931  (Age 53 years)
    +7. Jane Louise Hill,   b. 5 Oct 1880, Millville, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1913, Lewisville, Bonneville, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     8. Emma Hill,   b. 17 Apr 1884, Millville, Cache, Ut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1959  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 27 May 2015 
    Family ID F476  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart