Fifth Generation (Continued)
Family of James Gordon BASFORD (46) & Nancy C. O’SULLIVAN
115. John I. BASFORD (James Gordon4, Chesterfield3, John2, William G.1). Born on 16 Dec 1900 in Jackson Co., FL.53 John I. died in Jackson Co., FL, on 26 Dec 1900.53 Buried in Cypress Community Cemetery, Cypress, Jackson Co., FL.53

Cravestone inscription at Cypress Community Cemeter, Cypress, Jackson Co., FL53
John I BASFORD/16 Dec 1900 - 26 Dec 1900/Our Darling

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116. Dorthy L. BASFORD (James Gordon4, Chesterfield3, John2, William G.1). Born abt 1902-1904 in Jackson Co., FL.19,21 age 8 in 1910 census, age 16 in 1920 census. Dorthy L. died ? .

She was living with her parents at the time of the 1935 state census.25

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She married Obie SUMMERS on 9 Feb 1927 in Jackson Co., FL.47 Born on 24 Dec 1901.73 Obie died in Jackson Co., FL, on 5 Mar 1930.73 Buried in Cypress Cemetery, Jackson Co., Florida.73

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117. Michael Chesterfield BASFORD (James Gordon4, Chesterfield3, John2, William G.1). Born on 2 Jun 1904 in Cypress, Jackson CO., FL.33,74,75 Michael Chesterfield died in La Mesa, CA, on 2 Nov 1978.76,74,75 Buried in Alpine Cemetery, Alpine, San Diego Co., CA.75 aka: Mike.74

1940 federal census for San Diego, ED 62-83A, San Diego Co., CA, 4371 Chamoune, 22 Apr 1940, p. 9A77
Donald Arthur, male, head, age 24, b. TX, single, helper-cannery
Ruby Basford, female, sister, age 30, Canal Zone, married
Gordon, male, nephew, age 8, b. CA, single
Mike, male, brother-in-law, age 36, b. FL, married, painter-US Navy
(Mike, Ruby & Gordon lived in Honolulu, HI in 1935)

Gravestone, Alpine Cemetery, Alpine, San Diego Co., CA7
Mike C. Basford/CHCARP US Navy/World War II/Jun. 4, 1904-Nov. 2, 1978

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He married Miriam Ruby ARTHUR ? . Born on 6 Jun 1910 in Panama Canal Zone.33,7,79 Miriam Ruby died in La Mesa, CA, on 29 Nov 1994.33,7 Buried in Alpine Cemetery, Alpine, San Diego Co., CA.7

Gravestone, Alpine Cemetery, Alpine, San Diego Co., CA7
Miriam Ruby Basford/Beloved Wife/Jun. 6, 1910-Nov. 29 1994

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They had one child:
i.
Michael Gordon (1931-)
118. Phronie BASFORD (James Gordon4, Chesterfield3, John2, William G.1). Born on 25 Sep 1908 in Jackson Co., FL.20,53 Phronie died in Jackson Co., FL, on 19 Dec 1972.20,53 Buried in Cypress Community Cemetery, Cypress, Jackson Co., FL.53 aka: Phronia, Winnie S.19,42

I assume that the Phronie, age 10 in the 1920 census,21 and age 19 in the 1930 census24 would be the same person as Winnie S., age 1, in the 1910 census.19 I also assume that this would be the same Phronie Basford, born 25 Sep 1908, who married Willie Blount on 2 Mar 1935, Jackson Co., FL,47 and died on 19 Dec 1972.20

Cravestone inscription at Cypress Community Cemetery, Cypress, Jackson Co., FL53
Blount/Phronia B/25 Sept 1908/19 Dec 1972/
Willie Edward/8 Mar 1905/22 Nov 1952

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She married Willie Edward BLOUNT on 2 Mar 1935 in Jackson Co., FL.47 Born on 8 Mar 1905.53 Willie Edward died in Jackson Co., FL, on 22 Nov 1952.53 Buried in Cypress Community Cemetery, Cypress, Jackson Co., FL.53

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119. Susan? BASFORD (James Gordon4, Chesterfield3, John2, William G.1). Born abt 1912 in Jackson Co., FL.21 age 8 in 1920 census.

She might be the unnamed daughter, age 1 month, listed in the 1910 census.19

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120. James Pedro BASFORD (James Gordon4, Chesterfield3, John2, William G.1). Born on 9 Dec 1913 in Florida.20,6 James Pedro died in Greenwood, Jackson Co., FL, on 20 Sep 1991.33,20,65,6 Buried in Pincrest Memorial Gardens, Marianna, Jackson Co., FL.65 aka: Pedro.21,24

1945 state census for Precinct 31, Hillsborough Co., FL, p. 2822
Johnsie P. Basford, female, age 26, b. NC, housewife
Pedro, male, age 30, b. FL, navy
Johnny P., male, age 5, b. FL
Nola M., female, age 3, b. FL

Gravestone, Pinecrest Memorial Gardens, Marianna, Jackson Co., FL7
James Pedro Basford/TSGT US Air Force/World War II Korea/
Dec. 9, 1913-Sep. 20, 1991/
Cleo S. Basford/Sep. 19, 1921-Jan. 19, 1994

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He first married Johnsie Pauline KERR in 1938 in Hillsborough Co., FL.42 Born on 7 May 1918 in Rowan Co., NC.20,80 Johnsie Pauline died in Hillsborough Co., FL, on 10 Mar 1993.20 They were divorced in by 1950.42 Johnsie remarried.

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They had the following children:
i.
John Pedro (1939-2008)
ii.
Nola M. (~1942-)
He second married Cleo S. (BASFORD) ? . Born on 19 Sep 1921.33,6 Cleo S. died in Jackson Co., FL, on 19 Jan 1994.6 Buried in Pinecrest Memorial Gardens, Marianna, Jackson Co., FL.7

The graves for James Pedro Basford and Cleo S. Basford are adjacent and connected. Presumably Cleo would be james’ wife.7

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121. Park Hampton BASFORD (James Gordon4, Chesterfield3, John2, William G.1). Born on 24 Feb 1918 in Jackson Co., FL.33,20,53 Park Hampton died in Marianna, FL, on 31 Mar 1984.20,53 Buried in Cypress Community Cemetery, Cypress, Jackson Co., FL.53

Gravestone inscription at Cypress Community Cemeter, Cypress, Jackson Co., FL53
Basford/Park Hampton /24 Feb 1918/31 Mar 1984/
S1 US Navy Korea/There is rest in Heaven/
Florence J/30 Jan 1921/20 Sept 1995/Alive in Christ Jesus

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He married Florence J. (BASFORD) ? . Born on 30 Jan 1921.33,53 Florence J. died in Jackson Co., FL, on 20 Sep 1995.33,53 Buried in Cypress Community Cemetery, Cypress, Jackson Co., FL.53

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