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George Royal Bassett

Male 1822 - Aft 1900  (~ 79 years)


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  • Name George Royal Bassett 
    Born Jul 1822  Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    _UID E5DB0D55CDED414E9802925FFCC73BF0E4FF 
    Died Aft 1900 
    Notes 
    • 3B36262. George Royal Bassett - son of Joel Bassett was born in Jul 1822 in Newtown, Connecticut. He married Chloe Jane Shepard, daughter of Hiram and Lucretia Ann (Sherman) Shepard, on 23 Mar 1845 in Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut. Chloe was born around 1820. She died 10 Jul 1867 in Newtown, Connecticut, aged 47 years. George was living with his daughter Esther in 1900.
      Information possibly related to this family: Mariah Bassett married Hamilton Ferry. Charlotte "Lottie" Bassett, born 1861, married William J. Leonard.

      1850 Federal Census of Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut
      George R. Bassett 28 M Connecticut
      Chloe 30 F Connecticut
      Winthrop 4 M Connecticut
      Orpha J. 3 F Connecticut
      Betsey M. 8/12 F Connecticut
      Ann Shepard 58 F Connecticut
      Charley D. Shepard 8 M Connecticut

      1880 Federal Census of Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut
      Charles F. Ridge 27 M CT CT CT Head Works in Hat Shop
      Esther L. 25 F CT CT CT Wife Keeping House
      George R. Bassett 55 M CT CT CT Father Works in Hat Shop
      George T. Bassett 17 M CT CT CT Brother Works in Hat Shop
    Person ID I7086  3B Thomas Bassett of Connecticut
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2014 

    Father Joel Bassett,   b. Abt 1797, , , Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1838, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Mother Betsey Foot,   b. Abt 1795, Newton, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1875  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married Dec 1818  Newtown, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • MARRIAGE: From 12 Dec 1818 issue of Providence Rhode Island Gazette.
    Family ID F2555  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Chloe Jane Shepard,   b. Abt 1820,   d. 10 Jul 1867, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Married 23 Mar 1845  Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Winthrop Foote Bassett,   b. 20 Apr 1846, , , Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Orpha Jane Bassett,   b. Abt 1847
     3. Betsy Maria Bassett,   b. Abt 1849
     4. Emma Frances Bassett,   b. 10 Dec 1852, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Esther Lucretia Bassett,   b. 18 Mar 1855,   d. 1947, Bethel, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    +6. George Towner Bassett,   b. 21 Jan 1864, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Charlotte A. Bassett
    Last Modified 27 May 2015 
    Family ID F2557  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart