Henry Hasen Bass

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

The Life 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, 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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Henry Hasen Bass
Lucinda Crow
Marriage: 25 December 1839
Minerva Ellie Bass
Benaga E Bass
Mary Susan Ann Bass
Sarah Frances Bass
Thomas Lee Bass
Ada Bass
Amanda Bass
Lucinda Ellen Bass
William Cliffton Bass
Eugene GRANT Bass

Spouse and Children


    Lucinda Crow


25 December 1839
St. Charles, Missouri, United States


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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

1 English: from Old French bas(se) ‘low’, ‘short’ (Latin bassus ‘thickset’; see Basso ), either a descriptive nickname for a short person or a status name meaning ‘of humble origin’, not necessarily with derogatory connotations.2 English: in some instances, from Middle English bace ‘bass’ (the fish), hence a nickname for a person supposedly resembling this fish, or a metonymic occupational name for a fish seller or fisherman.3 Scottish: habitational name from a place in Aberdeenshire, of uncertain origin.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henry Bass, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Henry Bass, "United States Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War, 1890"
  • Henry Bass, "United States Census, 1880"

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