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Barnett Basham
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Birth: 1799
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 16, 1874
Scotland County
Missouri, USA

The son of William Basham and Sarah Shrewsberry

Married Fanny Hall in Kentucky in 1818.
These known children: Jane, William, Francis, Henry, Eliza, John, Mary.

Married Nancy Gray Reed April 7, 1856 in Scotland County, Missouri.

Nancy was the widow of Peter Reed. The Reed and Basham families had been close neighbors in Kentucky. When Fanny died, Barnett relocated to Scotland County, married Nancy and settled on the Peter Reed farm. He brought his slaves with him who lived on the Reed farm until the time of the Civil War, when Nancy gave them provisions to provide a home for themselves.

Photo from Reed family album reads: Barnett Basham 2nd husband (of Nancy Reed).
Family links: 
  William Basham (1745 - 1834)
  Nancy Gray Basham (1807 - 1885)*
  Obadiah S Basham (1760 - 1840)*
  Lucy Basham Simmons (1780 - 1864)*
  Rhoda Basham Payne (1792 - 1852)*
  Barnett Basham (1799 - 1874)
  Mary Polly Basham Basham (1800 - 1878)*
  Nancy Basham Nottingham (1805 - 1856)*
*Calculated relationship
Non-Cemetery Burial
Specifically: Buried on family homestead in Scotland County, Missouri.
Created by: Treva Poe
Record added: Feb 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48163374
Barnett Basham
Added by: Treva Poe
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- Treva Poe
 Added: Nov. 4, 2011

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