|Birth: ||Jan. 10, 1825, USA|
|Death: ||Jul. 16, 1875, USA|
A letter, dated March 12, 1875, expressing his last wishes:
To my wife, Sarah A. Bassett, my entire estate...
Following her death:
2 daughters, Angelina H. Bassett and Mary Ann Bassett, my homeplace consisting of about 700 acres formed by lots: 5/33 (original Stephen Bassett lot in Houston County), 5/34, 5/19, half of 5/20.
2 sons, Stephen M. Bassett and William F. Bassett Jr, my Everett Lands, about 600 acres consisting of 9/240, portion of 9/239, 6/226, portion of 6/256.''
Executors: Wife, Sarah A. Bassett and brother Stephen E. Bassett.
William and his wife, Sarah, are both buried in Shiloh Churchyard, Byron GA, as are all four of their children.
- Information from usgwarchives.net/ga/houston/bios/bassett.txt
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Stephen Bassett (1788 - 1867)
Jane Morris Bassett (1799 - 1870)
Mary Ann Angeline Bassett (1819 - 1905)*
William Francis Bassett (1825 - 1875)
Harriet Jane Bassett Pattishall (1830 - 1898)*
Father: William Bassett
Jan. 15, 1825
July 15, 1875.
Bassett (at bottom of William and Sarah's memorial).
Sarah Ann Walker Bassett (1830 - 1902)
Angelina H. Bassett (1854 - 1883)*
Stephen Morris Bassett (1860 - 1912)*
William Francis Bassett (1870 - 1904)*
Shiloh Methodist Cemetery
Created by: Anthony Cooper
Record added: Nov 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61114391