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Nora Belle Bassett Akin
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Birth: Jul. 22, 1886
Barry County
Missouri, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 1963
Barry County
Missouri, USA

Nora Belle Bassett was the last born child of 9 children and 2nd daughter of 2 born to Hubert Bassett aka Hugh b.22 May 1850 in Leann, Barry County, MO and d.17 Sep 1921 in Aurora, Lawrence County, MO -and to- Gillian A.(Roark) Hood b.abt 1848 in Laurel Co., KY and d.abt 1887 in Barry County, MO. and who was married on 20 Oct 1867 in Barry Co., MO.

Nora married Oscar Herschel Akin b.30 Mar 1882 in Jenkins, Barry County, MO abt 1910 in Barry Co., MO. She was the second spouse of Oscar Hershel Akin, who was previously married to Effie Lemaster b.abt 1884 on 29 Sep 1904 in Aurora, Lawrence County, MO.

They had 3 children:

1. Louis Herschel Akin b.8 May 1911 Chandler, Lincoln Co., OK & d.13 Jul 1954 Wheaton, Barry Co., MO.
Married: Lois Alene Stark abt 1932 in Barry Co., MO.

2. Willard George Akin b.11 May 1915 Barry Co., MO & d.24 Aug 1922 Barry Co., MO.

3. Roy Akin b.15 Sep 1917 in Barry Co., MO & d.25 Oct 1954 in Kansas City, Wyandotte Co., KS.
Married: Regina Frances Boursheski on 28 Jul 1948 in Barry Co., MO.


Many Thanks to Joan Viney for allowing me to manage this memorial.

Family links: 
  Hugh Bassett (1850 - 1921)
  Gillian Ann Hood Bassett (1847 - 1887)
  Oscar Herschel Akin (1882 - 1952)
  Louis Herschel Akin (1911 - 1954)*
  Willard George Akin (1915 - 1922)*
  Roy Akin (1917 - 1954)*
  William Alfred Bassett (1868 - 1936)*
  John Robert Bassett (1873 - 1931)*
  George Washington Bassett (1876 - 1954)*
  Amos M. Bassett (1882 - 1954)*
  Leonard Dick Bassett (1884 - 1949)*
  Nora Belle Bassett Akin (1886 - 1963)
*Calculated relationship
Leann Cemetery
Barry County
Missouri, USA
Maintained by: RCAkin148
Originally Created by: Joan Viney
Record added: Jun 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71174282
Nora Belle <i>Bassett</i> Akin
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Nora Belle <i>Bassett</i> Akin
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Nora Belle <i>Bassett</i> Akin
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Rest in Peace
- RCAkin148
 Added: Feb. 5, 2015

 Added: Jan. 6, 2015
Gillian Ann Hood was the first wife of Hugh Bassett. she was raised by Martin Roark and Harriett Campbell Roark from a very young age. It is possible that Harriett was actually the mother of Gillian. Gillian is listed as GA Hood on the 1865 state census o...(Read more)
- David W Morgan
 Added: Oct. 14, 2014

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