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Malora Rachel Smith Bassett

  • Birth 1846
  • Death 1924
  • Burial Dover-Foxcroft, Piscataquis County, Maine, USA
  • Plot North Section, Row 1
  • Memorial ID 23312111

1870 census of Bingham, Somerset, Maine p7-8: Melorie P Smith, age 24, born in Maine, works in the hotel, listed with future husband, Joseph M Basset, 24 and his sister, Nellie M, 21 and Abby F Steward, 24 in the household of hotel keeper, Albert F Jones, 42 & his wife, Jennie A, 28 and their son, Millard C, 15.

1880 census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine p50D: Malora Bassett, age 34, she & parents born in Maine, listed with husband, Joseph, 35, and son, Harry J, 3 and sister, Rose A Smith, 28.

1900 census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine p17A: Malora Bassett, age 54, born in May 1846 in Maine, father born in Maine, mother in Massachusetts, widowed, listed with her are her sons, Harry J, 22, Ralph S, 19 and Carl M, 16 as well as boarder, Hannah E Paine, 26; mother of 3 surviving of 3 children.

1920 census of Piscataquis County, Maine sheet 7: Malora R Basett, age 73, she & parents born in Maine, widowed, listed with son, Carl M, 36 and his wife, Agnice M, 28.

According to the IGI at, Malora Rachel Smith was born 9 May 1848 in Dover-Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine (extracted birth record) and married Joseph M Bassett 6 May 1871 in Dover-Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine (extracted marriage record).

Family Members

Gravesite Details Wife of Joseph M Bassett.





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  • Added: 9 Dec 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23312111
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Malora Rachel Smith Bassett (1846–1924), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23312111, citing Dover Cemetery, Dover-Foxcroft, Piscataquis County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Cemetery Hopper (contributor 46953331) .