Fifth Generation (Continued)
Family of Henry Augustus BASSFORD (44) & Adelaide Viola LASSELLE
122. Alonzo Perkins BASSFORD (Henry Augustus4, Joseph McDonald3, Thomas2, William1). Born on 16 Aug 1878 in California.314 Alonzo Perkins died in Vacaville, Solano Co., CA, on 18 Nov 1923.207,72 Buried in Vacaville-Elmira Cemetery, Vacaville, Solano Co., CA.72 Occupation: Crane Operator.315 aka: Lonnie, L. P., Lon.81,316,72

He is probably the Lon Basford listed in the 1910 federal census for Oakland, 1st Ward, Alameda Co., CA, ED 83, 3762 Ruby St., p. 89A83
Mary Davis, male, head, age 40, b. PA, father b. Wales, mother b. Wales,
widow, 4 children, 4 living
May Basford, female, daughter, age 24, b. CA, father b. PA, mother b. PA,
first marriage, married 6 years, 1 child, 1 living
Charles Davis, male, son, age 22, b. CA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, single
Harriett, female, daughter, age 10, b. CA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, single
Lon Basford, male, son-in-law, age 30, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. CA,
engineer-stationary?, first marriage, married 6 years
John C. GS M 5 California California California none S

He is listed in the 1921 city directory for Oakland, CA, as a crane operator living at 371 13th St.315

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He first married Lydia JOHNSON, daughter of Daniel JOHNSON, ? . Born abt 1874 in Colusa Co., CA.316 age 23 at death. Lydia died in Woodland, CA, on 23 Nov 1897.316 Buried in Woodland Cemetery, Woodland, Yolo Co., CA.72 Death Cause: Consumption.316

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He second married May DAVIS, daughter of (?) DAVIS & Mary (DAVIS), abt 1904.83 married 6 years in 1910 census. Born abt 1886 in California.83 age 24 in 1910 census. May died ? . aka: Mae.314

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They had one child:
i.
John Charles (1904-1989)
123. Henry Leroy BASSFORD (Henry Augustus4, Joseph McDonald3, Thomas2, William1). Born on 2 Mar 1882 in Solano Co., CA.80,249,310 Henry Leroy died in Vacaville, Solano Co., CA, on 17 Jan 1953.80,72 Buried in Vacaville-Elmira Cemetery, Vacaville, Solano Co., CA.72 aka: Roy H.73

1910 federal census for Vacaville Twp., Solano Co., CA, ED 205, p. 81A83
Roy Bassford, male, head, age 28, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. ME,
farmer-general farm, first marriage, married 2 years
Lila, female, wife, age 23, b. MO, father b. MO, mother b. MO,
first marriage, married 2 years, no children [sic]
___ K. Lee, female, cook, age 16, b. CA, father b. China, mother b. China,
cook-private family, single
Henry Bassford, male, son, age 4/12, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. MO, single
H. O. Brook, male, hired man, age 51, b. CA, father b. NY, mother b. PA,
laborer-farm, first marriage

1920 federal census for Stockton, ED 165, San Joaquin Co., CA, 18 East Iona? St., p. 2A84
Henry L. Bassford, male, head, age 37, b. CA, father b. U.S., mother b. U.S.,
manager-fruit ranch
Lila, female, wife, age 32, b. MO, father b. MO, mother b. MO
Henry A., male, son, age 9?, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. MO
Theresa L., female, daughter, age 8?, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. MO
Arline M., female, daughter, age 3-9/12, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. MO

He is listed in the 1921 city directory for Oakland, CA, as a orchardist operator living at 2211 13th St.315

1930 federal census for Knox, ED 3, Nappa Co., CA, 9 Apr 1930, p. 2A213
Henry L. Bassford, male, head, age 47, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. ME,
orchard farmer, divorced
Henry A., male, son, age 20, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. MO, farm laborer, single
(many employees are also listed with the household)

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He married Lela M. (BASSFORD) abt 1908.83 married 2 years in 1910 census. Born on 3 Mar 1888 in Missouri.72 Lela M. died in Vacaville, Solano Co., CA, on 26 Jan 1957.72 Buried in Vacaville-Elmira Cemetery, Vacaville, Solano Co., CA.72 aka: Lila.84 They were divorced bef 1930.84

1930 census for Oakland, ED 97, Alameda Co., CA, 1739 10th Ave., 5 Apr 1930, p. 4A213
Lela M. Bassford, female, head, age 43, b. MO, father b. MO, mother b. MO, widow,
age 17 at first marriage
Henry, male, son, age 20, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. MO, single
Louise T., female, daughter, age 18, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. MO, single
Ailine M., female, daughter, age 14, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. MO, single

1940 federal census for Oakland, ED 61-41, Alameda Co., CA, 486 Hanthouse St., 24 May 1940, p. 15B214
Lela Bassford, female, head, age 49, b. MO, divorced, owner manager-apt. house,
lived in Napa, CA in 1935)
Howard E. Ellis, male, lodger, age 47, b. NY, single, dealer-electrical goods

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They had the following children:
i.
Henry A. (1910-1966)
ii.
Theresa Louise (~1912-)
iii.
Arline M. (Died Unmarried) (~1916-1932)
124. William Louis BASSFORD (Henry Augustus4, Joseph McDonald3, Thomas2, William1). Born on 7 May 1883 in Vacaville, Solano Co., CA.80,249 William Louis died in Yolo Co., CA, on 23 Jul 1950.80 Buried in Vacaville-Elmira Cemetery, Vacaville, Solano Co., CA.72

1920 federal census for Vacaville, ED 205, Solano Co., CA, p. 4B84
William L. Bassford, male, head, age 37, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. ME,
married, farmer-orchard
Gladys, female, wife, age 28, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. CA, married
Destin E., male, son, age 5-3/12, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. CA, single
Unice E., female, daughter, age 1-11/12, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. CA, single

1940 federal census for Vacaville, ED 48-25, Solano Co., CA, 312 Parker St., 9 Apr 1940, p. 6A214
Wm Bassford, male, lodger, age 54, b. CA, widower, barber-own shop
(lodging with Marcie Berry, I believe he was actually divorced rather than widowed.)

310 gives birthdate as 7 May 1885.

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He married Gladys REID, daughter of Ida M. REID, ? . Born on 29 May 1892 in California.80,72 Gladys died in Yolo Co., CA, on 29 Jun 1967.80,72 Buried in Woodland Cemetery, Woodland, Yolo Co., CA.72

She was living with her mother in 1930 and 1940:

1930 federal census for Woodland, ED 18, Yolo Co., CA, 111 5th St., 12 Apr 1930, p. 9B213
Ida M. Reid, female, head, age 62, b. IL, father b. US, mother b. US,
widow, age 20 at first marriage, practical nurse
Gladys Bassford, female, daughter, age 37, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. IL,
married, age 20 at first marriage
Deston, male, grandson, age 15, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. CA, single
Emily, female, granddaughter, age 12, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. CA, single
Irving Lindale, male, boarder M 35 S Indiana Sweden Sweden contractor, ___

1940 federal census for Woodland, ED 57-22, Yolo Co., CA, 111 Fifth St., 15 Apr 1940, p. 10A214
Ida M. Reid, head, female, age 71, b. IL, widow
Gladys Bassford, female, daughter, age 49, b. CA, divorced, maid-private family
Eugene H. Davis, male, lodger, age 38, b. CA, single, butcher-retail butcher shop

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They had the following children:
i.
Destin Ellmore (1914-1988)
ii.
Eunice Emily (Died Unmarried) (1918-1938)
125. Lulu BASSFORD (Henry Augustus4, Joseph McDonald3, Thomas2, William1). Born in May 1885 in California.81 Lulu died ? .

1910 federal census for San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, 3821 Sacramento St., p. 83A83
LuLu L. Bassford, female, nurse, age 23, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. ME,
nurse-hospital, single
(living at the Children's Hospital)

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She married W. Barber KNIGHT ? . Born abt 1874 in California.213 age 56 in 1930 census. W. Barber died ? . aka: Barber.213

1930 federal census for Vallejo, ED 41, Solano Co., CA, p. 2A213
Barber Knight, male, head, age 56, b. CA, father b. ME, mother b. Australia,
proprietor-ranching, married, age 30 at first marriage
Lulu L., female, wife, age 43, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. ME, married, age 28 at first marriage
William B., male, son, age 19, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. CA, single
Lorygene?, female, daughter, age 12, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. CA, single
George, male, son, age 9, b. CA, father b. CA, mother b. CA, single

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They had the following children:
i.
William B. (~1911-)
ii.
Lorry Gene (1917-1995)
iii.
George (1920-)
126. Amy Evaline BASSFORD (Henry Augustus4, Joseph McDonald3, Thomas2, William1). Born in Jan 1891 in California.81 Amy Evaline died ? .

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She married Harold B. NAYLOR, son of Charles E. NAYLOR, abt Jan 1912 in California.317 Born ? . Harold B. died ? .

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