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Gen Stephen Hicks Bass
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Birth: Dec. 29, 1806
Tennessee, USA
Death: Nov. 25, 1866
Giles County
Tennessee, USA

Civil War Confederate General over Militia; earlier he was a Corporal in D Company, 14th Tennessee Cavalry

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Gravestone inscription reads:
In
Memory of
Stephen H Bass
Born Dec 29, 1806
Died Nov 25, 1866

In a bright hope of a
happy eternity

Erected by his wife

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“DIED—At his residence in this county, on the 26th inst., of typhoid fever, Gen. STEPHEN H. BASS, aged about 60 years.—Thus our oldest and best citizens are passing away. Gen. Bass was a good man.”
—Published in The Pulaski Citizen (Pulaski, Tennessee), Friday, November 30, 1866, p. 3. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Nathan Hale Bass (1779 - 1860)
  Martha Batey or Beaty Bass (1787 - 1860)
 
 Spouse:
  Almira Richardson Crook Bass (1816 - 1880)*
 
 Children:
  John M. Bass (____ - 1862)*
  L Eleanore Bass Brown (1841 - 1917)*
  Mary X (Ann) Bass McCanless (1843 - 1900)*
  Patrick Henry Bass (1845 - 1910)*
  Ashley B Bass (1846 - 1902)*
  Fredonia Bass Holt (1847 - 1920)*
  Leonidas Hiram D Bass (1849 - 1923)*
  William S Bass (1852 - 1908)*
  Presley Hix Bass (1854 - 1902)*
  Edward Filmore Bass (1856 - 1916)*
 
 Sibling:
  Stephen Hicks Bass (1806 - 1866)
  Nancy Elizabeth Bass George (1808 - 1888)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Stephen Bass Cemetery
Pisgah
Giles County
Tennessee, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 35.16057, -86.90513
 
Created by: Janie Gonzalez
Record added: Mar 01, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10544711
Gen Stephen Hicks Bass
Added by: Lester Letson
 
Gen Stephen Hicks Bass
Added by: Janie Gonzalez
 
Gen Stephen Hicks Bass
Added by: Janie Gonzalez
 
 
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We are related to your wife on the Adkins side.
- Keathley,Daughtery,Adkins
 Added: Oct. 18, 2014
Thank you for your Confederate Service. Rest in Peace.
- Louann Rubel, UDC 2429, Euless, TX
 Added: May. 19, 2014
Remembering And Honoring A True Southern Patriot - A Confederate Soldier. Deo Vindice.
- Robert F. Rubel, SCV Camp 1937, Cleburne, Texas
 Added: Apr. 28, 2014
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