Fourth Generation (Continued)
Family of Rebecca Ann BASSFORD (9) & John O. SMITH
37. Kate D. SMITH (Rebecca Ann BASSFORD3, Thomas2, William1). Born ? . Kate D. died in New York City, NY, in Sep 1897.11 Buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY.11 aka: Katy.

52,11
She married (?) DAVIS ? . Born ? . (?) died ? .

11
38. Frederic SMITH (Rebecca Ann BASSFORD3, Thomas2, William1). Born in 1846.52 Frederic died in New York City, NY, abt 11 Dec 1918.11 burial. Buried on 11 Dec 1918 in Greenwood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY.11 aka: Fred.

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39. Irene SMITH (Rebecca Ann BASSFORD3, Thomas2, William1). Born in 1851.52 Irene died ? .

17,52
She married (?) McKNIGHT ? . Born ? . (?) died ? .

17
40. Thomas Smith BASSFORD (Rebecca Ann3, Thomas2, William1). Born on 29 Jul 1860 in Fordham, NY.200,70 Thomas Smith died in New York City, NY, on 23 Jan 1921.201,70 age 60 years 5 months 26 days. Buried on 27 Jan 1921 in Woodlawn Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY.64 Occupation: Lawyer.17,70 aka: Thomas Bassford Smith.17

He was born Thomas Bassford Smith, but he changed his name to Thomas Smith Bassford.2

1900 federal census for Manhattan Borough, ED 467, New York Co., NY, 20 West 76th? St. , Jun 1900, p. 267B94
Thomas S. Bassford, male, head, age 39, b. Jul 1860, NY, father b. England, mother b. NY,
lawyer, married 13 years
Anita L., female, wife, unknown, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY,
married 13 years, 3 children, 3 living
Thomas S., Jr., male, son, unknown, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, at school, single
Fred Rose?, male, son, unknown, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, at school, single
Ernest Hall , male, son, unknown, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, at school, single
(several servants are also listed in the home)

1910 federal census for Manhattan, 22 Ward, New York Co., NY, ED 1301, 20 West 76th St., p. 240B96
Thomas S. Bassford, male, head, age 49, b. NY, father b. England, mother b. NY,
lawyer-law practice, first marriage, married 23 years
Thomas S. Jr., male, son, age 21, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, single
Ernest H., male, son, age 17, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, single
Anita L., female, daughter? [sic], age 42, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY,
married 22 years, 3 children, 2 living
(several servants are also living in the home)

1920 federal census for Manhattan, ED 560, New York Co., NY, 20 West 76th St., p. 7A202
Thomas S. Bassford, male, head, age 59, b. NY, father b. England, mother b. NY, married
Anita L., female, wife, age 50, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, married
Thomas S., male, son, age 31, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, single
Jane Maxwell, female, other, age 30, b. Ireland, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland,
chambermaid, single
Margaret Ral, female, other, age 30, b. Ireland, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland,
waitress, single
Agnes Duffy, female, other, age 32, b. Ireland, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland,
cook, single
Maggie Wren, female, other, age 32, b. Ireland, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland,
seamstress?, single

64,2,20,17,202,52,129,94,203,96,204,201,70
He married Anita Lydia Rose SMITH, daughter of George R. SMITH & L. A. (SMITH), on 6 Jul 1887 in New York City, NY.20,203 Born abt 1862-1865 in New York.64,203,205 age 23 at marriage, age 75 in 1940 census, age 87 at death. Anita Lydia Rose died in New York City, NY, on 6 May 1949.64 Buried on 10 May 1949 in Woodlawn Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY.64

She appears to be listed as “daughter” in the 1910 census entry for the family.96

1930 federal census for Chatham, ED 12, Morris Co., NJ, 11 Apr 1930, p. 9A206
Anita L. Basford, female, head, age 55, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. PA, widow
T. S., male, son, age 35, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, retired, single
Chekam Nigra?, male, butler, age 23, b. Japan, father b. Japan, mother b. Japan,
servant, single
Toskio Ito, male, cook, age 54, b. Japan, father b. Japan, mother b. Japan, cook,
married, age 25 at first marrige

1940 federal census for Chatham, ED 14-17, Morris Co., NJ, 22 Apr 1940, p. 61B205
Anita Bassford, female, head, age 75, b. VA, widow
Thomas, male, son, age 50, b. NY, single

64,20,202,206,203,96,205
They had the following children:
114i.
Thomas Smith Jr. (1889-1960)
115ii.
Frederick R. S. (Died Unmarried) (~1891-1909)
116iii.
Ernest Hall (Died Unmarried) (1892-1912)
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