Emily Ann Atkinson

26 January 1855–31 March 1924 (Age 69)
Windsor, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Emily Ann

When Emily Ann Atkinson was born on 26 January 1855, in Windsor, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Alfred John Atkinson, was 28 and her mother, Ann Botting, was 27. She married David Edwin Bassett on 25 October 1868, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Willow Creek, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1900. She died on 31 March 1924, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Wilford Cemetery, St. Anthony, Bingham, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Edwin Bassett
1846–1935
Emily Ann Atkinson
1855–1924
Marriage: 25 October 1868
Emily Jane Bassett
1872–1910
Chancy Albert Bassett
1875–1964
Elenor Caroline Bassett
1878–1925
Elizabeth Alvira Bassett
1880–1937
Melissa Mariam Bassett
1883–1957
Parley Mayhew Bassett
1885–1975
Mary Amelia Bassett
1888–1977
Allen James Bassett
1894–1985

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 October 1868
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865

Age 10

Historical Boundaries 1865: Called Taylor's Crossing, Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1866: Named changed to Eagle Rock, Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1885: Still Eagle Rock, Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1891: Renamed Idaho Falls, Bingham, Idaho, United States 1911: Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States
1874

Age 19

Historical Boundaries 1874: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1885: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States 1911: Bonneville, Idaho, United States

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Atkin .

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

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Story Highlight

David Edwin Bassett Chapter from Gathering Scattered Tribes of Hulda Dimeras Vaughn

David Edwin Bassett was born 9 Oct 1846 – the second child of Loren Elias Bassett and Hulda Dimeras Vaughn Harmon. He was part of a “yours, mine, and ours” family, being Hulda’s eleventh child and Lo …

Sources (3)

  • Emely Bassett in household of Edwin Bassett, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Emilly A Bassett in household of Allele J Bassett, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Emily A Bassett, "United States Census, 1910"

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