John Basset

10 March 1735–28 June 1783
Lavernock, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John

When John Basset was christened on 10 March 1735, in Lavernock, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, John Basset, was 27 and his mother, Mary William, was 24. He married Margaret Nicholas on 17 May 1770, in Sully, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. He was buried in Sully, Glamorgan, Wales.

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Family Time Line

John Basset
1735–1783
Margaret Nicholas
1741–1820
Marriage: 17 May 1770
Mary Basset (Twin)
1771–1853
Margaret Basset (Twin)
1771–
Jane Basset
1773–1845
Ann Basset
1777–1777
Hannah Basset; ( Triplet)
1777–1777
Rachel Basset; ( Triplet)
1777–1777
John Basset
1782–1872

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 May 1770Sully, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Name Meaning

    French: from a diminutive of Old French bas(se) ‘short, of low stature’ (see Bas ).English: variant of Bassett , a cognate of 1 above.In some cases also an altered form of French Besset (see Bessette 2). Compare Bassette 1.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Bas

    Sources (21)

    • John Basset in entry for John, "Wales Births and Baptisms, 1541-1907"
    • Glamorgan Parish Record Collection - Marriage Index pre 1837
    • John Basset, "Wales Deaths and Burials, 1586-1885"

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