Eva May "Effie" Bassett

9 April 1868–8 June 1948 (Age 80)
Winona, Winona, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Eva May "Effie"

When Eva May "Effie" Bassett was born on 9 April 1868, in Winona, Winona, Minnesota, United States, her father, Henry Harrison Bassett, was 35 and her mother, Delilah Shelton, was 21. She married James Roy Chittick on 10 January 1886, in Cozad, Dawson, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Rosebud, Montana, United States in 1935 and Portland City Election Precinct 353, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1940. She died on 8 June 1948, in Everett, Snohomish, Washington, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Everett, Snohomish, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Roy Chittick
Eva May "Effie" Bassett
Marriage: 10 January 1886
James Roy Chittick
Earl Chittick
Lila May Chittick
Clarence Raymond Chittick
Maude Evelyn Chittick
Ruby Marie Chittick
Claire Rex Chittick
Rex Chittick

Spouse and Children

10 January 1886
Cozad, Dawson, Nebraska, United States



    Earl Chittick



    Clarence Raymond Chittick


    Maude Evelyn Chittick


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings



    James H Bassett



    Allen A. Bassett


World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Age 18

Historical Boundaries - 1886: Fergus, Montana Territory, United States; 1889: Fergus, Montana, United States
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 22

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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.

Story Highlight

The Chittick, Bassett Lines

The Chittick, Bassett lines have not been researched passed the mid-1880s Written by Eva Lilli-An Rine Henthorn My grandfather, James Chittick, born 1865, in Chicago, son of Hugh Chittick and Annabe …

Sources (3)

  • Eva Chittick in household of James Chittick, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Eva M Chittock in household of James Chittock, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Eva M Chittick in household of James Chittick, "United States Census, 1930"

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