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||23 Apr 2022|
|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|
|News-Arct||3 September 1886||"The Wodonga and Towong Sentinel", Wodonga, VIC, Australia;|
Shire of Wodonga.
ELECTION OF COUNCILLOR.
I HEREBY declare JOHN BASSETT, of Wodonga, duly ELECTED a Councillor of the Shire of Wodonga.
|Occupation||1893||Wodonga, VIC, Australia5|
|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 Bassett7
|Death of Spouse||10 August 1898||Wodonga, VIC, Australia;age 42;Principal=Martha Loomes8|
|Marriage*||1901||Brighton, VIC, Australia;Bride=Lilian Amelia Sadgrove3|
|Occupation*||1923||Wodonga, VIC, Australia;Apiarist9|
|Death*||4 June 1923||35 Ellingworth Parade, Box Hill, VIC, Australia;|
Name: John Bassett
Date of Death: 4 Jun 1923
Place of Death: 35 Ellingworth Parade, Box Hill
Age: 72 years
Place of Birth: Reedy Creek, South Australia
Time in Aust Colonies: Victoria 51 years
Father: John Bassett
Mother: Jane Bassett M N Thomas
Place of Marriage 1: Wodonga
Age at Marriage 1: 21 years
Name of Spouse 1: Martha Loomes
Children of Marriage 1: Lucy Ellen 48, Albert dead, Albert dead, George Henry 41, John Thomas 40, Ada Maud 38, Eva Martha 36
Place of Marriage 2: Brighton
Age at Marriage 2: 50 years
Name of Spouse 2: Lilian Amelia Sadgrove
Children of Marriage 2: William Langdon 21, Charles Henry 19, Elva Victoria 16
Informant: Alfred J Padbury, Authorised Agent, Box Hill
Cause of Death: 1. Tuberculosis 2. Heart failure
Length of Illness: 5 years
Medical Attendant: Dr N A Luke
Date Last seen: 4th June 1923
Date of Burial: 5 Jun 1923
Place of Burial: Box Hill Cemetery
Minister & Religion: Reverend W H Holtham, Methodist
Undertaker: A J Padbury
|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, 116/1867.
- [S51] Neville Bassett.
- [S1565] Trove digitised newspapers, online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/, The Wodonga and Towong Sentinel, Friday, September 3, 1886.
- [S643] Baillieres Directory.
- [S1637] Neville Bassett photos.
- [S14] Death Certificate, John Bassett 1897.
- [S639] Wodonga Cemetery.
- [S379] Probate records.
- [S14] Death Certificate, John Bassett 1923.
- [S1565] Trove digitised newspapers, online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/, The Albury Banner and Wodonga Express, Friday, June 15, 1923.