Catherine Bassett

1861–
Llanelly, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Bassett was born in 1861, in Llanelly, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, Daniel Bassett, was 33 and her mother, Mary Evans, was 34.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Bassett
1828–
Mary Evans
1827–
John Bassett
1850–
Daniel Bassett
1852–
Ann Hughes
1853–
William Bassett
1853–
David Bassett
1856–
Thomas Bassett
1857–
Mary Ann Bassett
1860–1861
Catherine Bassett
1861–
John Bassett
1863–1892
Isaac Bassett
1864–1946
Phillip Bassett
1867–
Llewellyn Bassett
1868–1892
Mary Hannah Bassett
1870–

Parents and Siblings

    Daniel Bassett

    Male1828–Male

    Mary Evans

    Female1827–Female

siblings

(13)

    John Bassett

    Male1850–Male

    Daniel Bassett

    Male1852–Male

    Ann Hughes

    Female1853–Female

    William Bassett

    Male1853–Male

    David Bassett

    Male1856–Male

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1867 · Great Reform Act of 1867

Age 6

The Great Reform Act of 1867 gave males the right to vote. This also helped to form the Welsh Liberal Party. It was the second of three reforms that would take place.
1884

Age 23

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1900 · Strike at Penrhyn Slate Quarry

Age 39

The strike at Penrhyn Slate Quarry was the longest in Wales history, lasting from November 22, 1900 to 1903. When workers in the quarry were informed that union dues were no longer being collected, they started protesting.

Name Meaning

English: from Old French basset, a diminutive of basse ‘low’, ‘short’, either a nickname for a short person or a status name for someone of humble origins.

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

Sources (1)

  • Cathrine Bassett in household of Daniel Bassett, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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