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Pauline Mirick

Female - 2008

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  • Name Pauline Mirick 
    Gender Female 
    Died 9 Apr 2008  Cape May Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The Press of Atlantic City, New Jersey, 8 May 2008
      Pauline “Polly” Bassett

      Pauline (Polly) Bassett – of Cape May, died peacefully April 9, 2008. S
      follows her husband in death, Ray Bassett. Polly was born in Holden,
      Massachusetts and moved to Cape May County in 1952. She was curator of several
      museums starting with the antique auto museum in Princeton, Mass. She was a
      restoration expert and as having extensive knowledge in antiques which later
      led her to the Old Village Farm Museum in Rio Grande. Her talents were further
      utilized at Uncle Dick’s museum of Skullville. Wheaton Glass Museum sought out
      Polly’s amazing talents and hired her as curator and director of Wheaton
      Village. She also gave lectures on “100 years of pressed glass.” Polly would
      often participate in antique car competition. Polly and Ray won the Ford
      trophy in the 1950 Glidden tour in which they drove a vintage 1903 Ford. Polly
      leaves two daughters, Marade Bassett of Nashville, TN. Betty Overlock of
      Brewer, Maine, one brother Bobby Mirick of Holden, Mass. Four grandchildren,
      eight great-grandchildren. Funeral will be held May 10th, 2008 at 11 o’clock
      at the Atlantic County Park Veterans Cemetery where she will be laid to rest
      next to her husband.
    Person ID I20075  1A William Bassett of Plymouth
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2011 

    Family Raymond Otto Bassett,   b. 4 Apr 1921, Holden, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 2003  (Age 82 years) 
    Family ID F07897  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart