M, #145, b. 12 July 1850, d. 4 June 1923
|Father||John Bassett b. 1 Aug 1824, d. 14 Nov 1897|
|Mother||Jane Thomas b. 6 Dec 1826, d. 12 Mar 1867|
|Relationship||2nd great-uncle of Keith Graham Bassett|
|Last Edited||26 May 2016|
|Birth*||12 July 1850||Reedy Creek, SA, Australia1|
|Death of Mother||12 March 1867||Mount Pleasant, SA, Australia;|
When Died: 12th March 1867
Name and Surname: Jane Bassett
Rank or Profession: wife of John Bassett, Shoemaker, Mt Pleasant
Usual Residence: Mt Pleasant
Cause of Death: Syncopsy consequent on long duration of Dropsy, Geo H Robinson M.D.
Place where Death occurred: Mount Pleasant;Principal=Jane Thomas2
|Marriage*||1 October 1874||Albury, NSW, Australia;Bride=Martha Loomes3|
|Birth of Daughter||12 December 1874||Wodonga, VIC, Australia;Principal=Lucy Ellen Bassett3|
|Birth of Son||30 May 1876||Wodonga, VIC, Australia;Principal=Albert William James Bassett3|
|Death of Son||26 March 1877||Wodonga, VIC, Australia;Principal=Albert William James Bassett3|
|Birth of Son||3 February 1878||Albury, VIC, Australia;Principal=Albert William James Bassett4|
|Birth of Son||28 January 1880||Hovell, near Howlong, NSW, Australia;parents John Bassett, 29, farmer, born Reedy Creek, Adeliade & Martha Loomes, 23, born Albury;Principal=George Henry Bassett5|
|Birth of Son||10 July 1882||Wodonga, VIC, Australia;Principal=John Thomas Bassett3|
|Birth of Daughter||20 September 1884||Wodonga, VIC, Australia;Principal=Ada Maud Bassett3|
|Birth of Daughter||26 March 1887||Wodonga, VIC, Australia;Principal=Eva Martha Bassett3|
|Death of Son||16 March 1891||Wodonga, VIC, Australia;age 13, killed by a fall from his pony;Principal=Albert William James Bassett6|
|Occupation||1893||Wodonga, VIC, Australia7|
|Photo*||circa 1895||Albury, NSW, Australia;|
|Death of Father||14 November 1897||"Bellview", Condobolin, NSW, Australia;|
Name: John Bassett
Date of Death: 14 Nov 1897
Place of Death: Bellview, Condobolin
Age: 75 years
Place of Birth: Penzance, Cornwal, England
Time in Aust Colonies: 50 years
Father: Not stated
Occupation: Not stated
Mother: Not stated
Place of Marriage 1: Penzance, Cornwall, England
Age at Marriage 1: 21 years
Name of Spouse 1: Jane Thomas
Children of Marriage 1: James 49, John 47, Ellen 45, Elizabeth 42, Walter 37, Henry 35, Alfred 32 living; deceased 1 male
Place of Marriage 2: Beachworth, Victoria
Age at Marriage 2: 53 years
Name of Spouse 2: Elizabeth Polmear
Children of Marriage 2: Arthur 20, William 18, Ernest 12 living
Informant: James Bassett, son, "Springs Gully", Derrawong, Condobolin
Cause of Death: order of burial by justice peace
Length of Illness: three years
Date Last Seen: Inquest unnecessary H W Grey JP 14th November 1897
Date of Burial: 15 Nov 1897
Place of Burial: Cemetery Condobolin
Minister & Religion: W A Walker, Wesleyan
Undertaker: F W Marlin
Witnesses: A W H Lestrange, J A Dawson;Principal=John Bassett2
|Death of Spouse||10 August 1898||Wodonga, VIC, Australia;age 42;Principal=Martha Loomes6|
|Marriage*||1901||Brighton, VIC, Australia;Bride=Lilian Amelia Sadgrove3|
|Birth of Son||25 May 1902||Albury, NSW, Australia;Principal=William Langdon Bassett3|
|Birth of Son||24 March 1904||Albury, NSW, Australia;Principal=Charles Henry Bassett3|
|Birth of Daughter||5 October 1906||Wodonga, VIC, Australia;Principal=Elva Victoria Bassett3|
|Occupation*||1923||Wodonga, VIC, Australia;Apiarist9|
|Death*||4 June 1923||Box Hill, VIC, Australia10|
|Obituary||15 June 1923||"The Albury Banner and Wodonga Express", Albury, NSW, Australia;|
A very old resident of Wodonga, in the person of Mr. John Bassett, died at his late residence, Box Hill, last week, aged 72 years. For a great many years deceased was in business at Wodonga, but, prior to his departure from that district, he occupied his time as an orchardist. Of late years he resided in Melbourne. Deceased, during his residence in Wodonga, took an active interest in public affairs, and was, for a number of years, a member of the Wodonga Shire Council. During one term he occupied the presidential chair.11
|Martha Loomes b. 11 Apr 1857, d. 10 Aug 1898|
|Lilian Amelia Sadgrove b. 1874, d. 1954|
- [S11] Chris Connolly.
- [S14] Death Certificate.
- [S51] Neville Bassett.
- [S414] Gary Batt.
- [S9] Birth Certificate.
- [S639] Wodonga Cemetery.
- [S643] Baillieres Directory.
- [S1637] Neville Bassett photos.
- [S379] Probate records.
- [S642] Box Hill Cemetery.
- [S1565] Trove digitised newspapers, online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/, The Albury Banner and Wodonga Express, Friday, June 15, 1923.