Henry Hasen Bass

2 April 1815–24 April 1904 (Age 89)
Franklin, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Henry Hasen

When Henry Hasen Bass was born on 2 April 1815, in Franklin, Virginia, United States, his father, John Bass, was 24 and his mother, Frances Farmer, was 26. He married Lucinda Crow on 25 December 1839, in St. Charles, Saint Charles, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Grant, Grant, Wisconsin, United States in 1850 and Beetown, Grant, Wisconsin, United States for about 20 years. He died on 24 April 1904, in Lancaster, Grant, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in British Hollow Cemetery, Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Hasen Bass
1815–1904
Lucinda Crow
1818–1895
Marriage: 25 December 1839
Minerva Ellie Bass
1841–1883
Benaga E Bass
1842–1914
Mary Susan Ann Bass
1844–1921
Sarah Frances Bass
1847–1928
Thomas Lee Bass
1849–1875
Ada Nora Bass
1851–
Amanda Bass
1854–1947
Lucinda Ellen Bass
1855–1927
William Cliffton Bass
1858–1928
Eugene Grant Bass
1863–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 December 1839St. Charles, Saint Charles, Missouri, United States
  • Children

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 4
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""
    Age 9
    “The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 
    1844 · Lumpkin's Jail
    Age 29
    In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.

    Name Meaning

    English: from Middle English bas(e), bass, Old French bas(se) ‘low, short’ (from Latin bassus ‘thickset’, i.e. wide as opposed to tall), either a descriptive nickname for a short person or a status name meaning ‘of humble origin’, not necessarily with derogatory connotations.English: from the Middle English personal name Bas(s)e. This could be an Old French form of ancient Germanic Baso (perhaps meaning ‘purple’) or more commonly a pet form of Middle English and Old French Basile or Basily, used of men and women alike. Compare Basley and Basil .English: in some instances, from Middle English bærs, bas ‘freshwater perch, bass or any of various related or similar fish, such as the sea bass’, hence a nickname for a person supposedly resembling this fish, or a metonymic occupational name for a fish seller or fisherman.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Basley
    Baskin
    Baskett
    Bayes
    Base

    Sources (19)

    • Henry Bass, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Henry Ross, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
    • Henry Bass, "United States Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War, 1890"

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