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Jule Stephen Bassett

Male 1862 - 1941  (78 years)


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  • Name Jule Stephen Bassett 
    Born 17 Nov 1862  Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    _UID 94CD7EDAFB0C9C4FBF03EEECADC7E8D17447 
    Died 14 May 1941  Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Parkview Cemetery, Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • The Morning Spotlight
      Thursday May 15, 1941
      Jule S. Bassett Dead: Heart Attach Fatal To Pioneer

      Jule S. Bassett, 78, a prominent resident of Adams County for more than a half century; died suddenly of a heart attack at about 8:30 o?clock last night at his home 812 North Minnesota avenue.

      Mr. Bassett suffered the attack very shortly after he returned from an evening ride taken in company with his son, Assistant Coach Roy Bassett of Hastings High School Tigers. His death occurred a few minutes later.

      Surviving Mr. Bassett are his widow, Maud E Bassett, six children, one brother and one sister. Julian Bassett of Hastings is the brother and Mrs. John Bergeron of Long Beach, Calif. Is the sister,

      The children, other than coach Bassett are Mrs. R.W. Fisher and Mrs. Walter Fricke, both of Hastings; Mrs. Dan Kline of Trumbull, Mrs. Albert LaBrie of Giltner and Ernest Bassett of Long Beach, Calif.

      Born November 17, 1862 at Assumption, Ill, Mr. Bassett came to Adams County in the fall of 1882, when he was a young man of 20.

      He first worked for other farmers in this territory, later acquired a farm of his own. He has lived in Hastings in the Minnesota Avenue home since his retirement in the spring of 1918. The body is at Shea?s Funeral Home.

      Hastings Daily Tribune

      Tuesday May 20, 1941

      Funeral services for Jule S. Bassett who died last Wednesday night, were held at St. Cecilia?s Catholic Church Monday with Father Grogan celebrating a requiem high Mass. Burial was at Parkview Cemetery. Pallbearers were Edward Kline, Camp Robinson, Little Rock, Ark; Arthur Kline, Trumbull; Glen LaBrie, Giltner; George Schueler, Inland; William Koenig, Harvard; Bert Trausch, Assumption.

      Attending the funeral from out of town were Ernest Bassett, Long Beach, Calif, a son; and Jay Broderick, Los Angeles.



      1880 Federal Census of Rural, Shelby County, Illinois
      Louis Bassett - 46 - M - FR-FR-FR - Head - Farmer
      Victoria - 44 - F - FR-FR-FR - Wife - Keeping House
      Jule - 17 - M - IL-FR-FR - Son - At Home
      Julia - 15 - F - NV-FR-FR - Daughter - At Home
      Julian - 12 - M - NV-FR-FR - Son - At Home
      Louisa - 5 - F - IL-FR-FR - Daughter
      (FR - France)

      1900 Federal Census of West Blue, Adams County, Nebraska (12 Jun 1900)
      Jule Bassett - 37 - M - Nov 1862 - IL-FR-FR - Head - Farmer
      Mary - 11 - F - Feb 1887 - NE-IL-IL - Daughter
      Clara - 8 - F - Jul 1891 - NE-IL-IL - Daughter
      Leona - 6 - F - Jul 1893 - NE-IL-IL - Daughter
      Earnest - 5 - M - Feb 1895 - NE-IL-IL - Son

      1910 Federal Census of West Blue Township, Adams County, Nebraska (29 Apr 1910)
      Jule S. Bassett - 47 - M - IL-FR-FR - Head - Farmer - General Farm
      Maude E. - 31 - F - NE-OH-MI - Wife
      Leona J. - 16 - F - NE-IL-NE - Daughter
      Earnest J. - 15 - M - NE-IL-NE - Son
      Roy A. - 3 - M - NE-IL-NE - Son
      Theresa E. - 2/12 - F - NE-IL-NE - Daughter
      Jenning Broderick - 10 - M - NE-NY-NE - Stepson
      Duchney - 52 - M - CN-CN-CN - Hired - Farm laborer - Working out
      (2nd marriage for both, married 4 years, 3 children, 3 living)

      1920 Federal Census of Denver Township, Adams County, Nebraska (7 Jan 1920)
      Jule Bassett - 57 - M - IL-FR-FR - Head
      Maud - 41 - F - NE-OH-MI - Wife
      Ernest - 25 - M - NE-IL-NE - Son - Laborer Grain
      Roy - 12 - M - NE-IL-NE - Son
      Theresa - 9 - F - NE-IL-NE - Daughter

      1930 Federal Census of Hastings, Adam County, Nebraska (12 Apr 1930)
      Jule Bassett - 67 - M - IL-FR-FR - Head - Laborer Odd Jobs
      Maude - 51 - F - NE-OH-MI - Wife
      Roy - 23 - M - NE-IL-NE - Son - Laborer Creamery
      Theresa - 20 - F - NE-IL-NE - Daughter
      (Married at 26 & 19)
    Person ID I4  214B Louis Bassett of Illinois and Nebraska
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2014 

    Father Louis Bassett,   b. Sep 1833, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1905  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Mother Victoria Courcier,   b. Abt 1835, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1886  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Married 1862  Montgomery County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Josephine Bergeron,   b. 22 Oct 1864, Christian County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1897, Omaha, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Children 
     1. Mary A. Bassett,   b. Feb 1887, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1968  (Age ~ 80 years)
     2. Clara A. Bassett,   b. Jul 1891, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1979  (Age ~ 87 years)
    +3. Leona Josephine Bassett,   b. Jul 1893, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Earnest Jule Bassett,   b. 17 Feb 1895, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1957  (Age 62 years)
    Family ID F6  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Maude E. 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
    Family ID F8  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart