F, #130, b. 10 June 1843, d. 22 February 1923
|Father||John Polmear2 b. 24 May 1807, d. 20 Jun 1868|
|Mother||Jenifer Berryman1 d. 2 Sep 1885|
|Last Edited||23 Jan 2015|
|Birth*||10 June 1843||Zennor, Cornwall3|
|(Daughter) Census 1861||7 April 1861||Treveale, Zennor, Cornwall;John Polmear, HD, M, 54, Farmer of 9 acres, Zennor|
Jennifer Polmear, WI, M, 51,, Zennor
Thomas Polmear, SO, U, 19, Tin Miner, Zennor
Elizabeth Polmear, DA, U, 17,, Zennor
Emma Polmear, DA,, 13, Scholar, Zennor
Samuel Polmear, SO,, 10, Scholar, Zennor
Margaret Polmear, DA,, 8,, Zennor
Matthew Polmear, SO,, 6,, Zennor;Head=John Polmear, Wife=Jenifer Berryman4
|Death of Father||20 June 1868||Treveal, Zennor, Cornwall;Principal=John Polmear3|
|(Daughter) Immigration||April 1870||VIC, Australia;aboard "Percy"|
Jane Polmear, 59
Elizabeth Polmear, 25
Mary A Polmear, 24
Emma Polmear, 22
Samuel Polmear, 19
Margaret Polmear, 17
Matthew Polmear, 14
Hannah Polmear, 12;Principal=Jenifer Berryman5
|Marriage*||26 May 1875||Hurdle Flat, Beechworth, VIC, Australia;John Bassett, 47, widower children 6 living, 1 dead, Farmer, residence Bungowannah NSW, born Penzance, (parents John Bassett, Bootmaker, & Catherine Bailey)|
Elizabeth Polmear, 32, spinster, Domestic, residence Hurdle Flat, Beechworth, born St Ives, Cornwall, (parents John Polmear, Farmer, & Jane Berryman)
Witnesses Samuel Polmear & Fanny Harris;Groom=John Bassett1
|Married Name||26 May 1875||Bassett1|
|Photo*||circa 1875||Albury, NSW, Australia;|
"Take care of it as Mother would like to have Her & Husband enlarged on the one photo" and, in a different hand, "if this photo should be found please address to Mrs John Bassett Bimbi NSW Australia"
|Death of Mother||2 September 1885||Tallangatta, VIC, Australia;Principal=Jenifer Berryman3|
|Death of Spouse||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 Bassett7
|Census 1901*||1901||"Bellview", near Condobolin, NSW, Australia;|
Name of Householder: Elizabeth Bassett
Number of Persons: 4 males, 2 females8
|Death*||22 February 1923||Grenfell, NSW, Australia;age 822|
|News-Arct*||26 February 1923||"The Grenfell Record and Lachlan District Advertiser", Grenfell, NSW, Australia;|
Mrs. Elizabeth Bassett, 82, a very old resident of the Grenfell district, died at her son's home on Adelargo road on Wednesday. The funeral took place on Thursday, Commandant Hutchison, of the Salvation Army, conducting the burial service. A memorial service was also conducted in the Masonic Hall on Sunday night.9
|John Bassett b. 1 Aug 1824, d. 14 Nov 1897|
- [S49] Marriage Certificate.
- [S143] NSW Death 3647/1923 - Elizabeth Bassett (Polmear).
- [S887] Colin Cummins.
- [S650] 1861 Census for Zennor.
- [S652] Public Record Office Victoria.
- [S1637] Neville Bassett photos.
- [S14] Death Certificate, John Bassett 1897.
- [S1612] NSW 1901 Census, online http://ancestry.com/, Elizabeth Bassett.
- [S1565] Trove digitised newspapers, online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/, The Grenfell Record and Lachlan District Advertiser, Monday, February 26, 1923.