Fifth Generation (Continued)
Family of Ethan Frost BASSFORD (64) & Kate Livonia HOBBY
141. Helen Elizabeth BASSFORD (Ethan Frost4, Stephen Allen3, Thomas2, William1). Born on 25 Jun 1885 in New York, NY.17,234,311 Helen Elizabeth died ? .

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She married Frank William THOBER ? . Born abt 1886 in New York.192 age 34 in 1920 census. Frank William died ? . aka: F. WIlliam.192

1920 federal census for East Orange, ED 46, Essex Co., NJ, 117 North 15th St., p. 11A192
Frank W. Thober, male, head, age 34, b. NY, father b. West Prussia, mother b. West Prussia,
distributor?-cutting mfg., married
Helen B., female, wife, age 34, b. NY, father b. OH, mother b. NY, married
Frank W., male, son, age 8, b. NJ, father b. NJ, mother b. NY, single
Helen B., female, daughter, age 5-9/12, b. NJ, father b. NJ, mother b. NY, single
Zenia Bassford, female, sister-in-law, age 24, b. NJ, father b. OH, mother b. NY,
typist-insurance company, single

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They had the following children:
i.
Frank William (1911-1994)
ii.
Helen B. (1914-)
iii.
Virginia Kate (1921-?)
142. Charles Hobby BASSFORD (Ethan Frost4, Stephen Allen3, Thomas2, William1). Born on 16 Jul 1888 in Nutley, NJ.2,22 Charles Hobby died in Nutley, NJ, on 19 Dec 1930.319,72 at Erie Railroad Station en route to New York City. Buried in Wainscott Cemetery, Wainscott, Suffolk Co., NY.72 Death Cause: Heart Disease.319 Occupation: Attorney.319

Attended Trinity College in Hartford, CT.17

1920 federal census for East Orange, ED 38, Essex Co., NJ, 42 Irving St., p. 8A192
Charles H. Bassford, male, head, age 31, b. NJ, father b. OH, mother b. NY,
lawyer, married
Amy O., female, wife, age 23, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, married
Ethan F.?, male, son, age 2-9/12, b. NJ, father b. NJ, mother b. NY, single
Amy, female, daughter, age 1-9/12, b. NJ, father b. NJ, mother b. NY, single

1930 federal census for Nutley, ED 567, Essex Co., NJ, 1 Irving Ave., 26 Apr 1930, p. 4B 206
Charles Bassford, male, head, age 41, b. NJ, father b. OH, mother b. NY, lawyer,
age 26 at first marriage
Amy, female, wife, age 38, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, age 23 at first marriage
Ethan, male, son, age 13, b. NJ, father b. NJ, mother b. NY, single
Amy, female, daughter, age 11, b. NJ, father b. NJ, mother b. NY, single

At the time of his death he was national vice president of the Alpha Chi Rho fraternity, and a member of the executive committee of the Inter-Fraternity Conference.319

Gravestone, Wainscott Cemetery, Wainscott, Suffolk Co., NY72
Bassford/1888 Charles Hobby 1930/1892 Amy Osborn 1977

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He married Amy Conklin OSBORN on 28 Jan 1915 in New York City, NY.22 Born on 28 Jan 1892 in New York.260,72 Amy Conklin died in Wainscott, NY, in Jul 1977.260 Buried in Wainscott Cemetery, Wainscott, NY.72

1940 federal census for Nutley, ED 7-297 8, Essex Co., NJ, Irving Pl., 9 Apr 1940, p. 6A205
Amy Bassford, female, wife, age 48, b. NY, widow,
librarian-life insurance
Amy, female, daughter, age 21, b. NJ, single
Irene Robinson, female, lodger, age 37, b. CT, widow,
teacher-grammer
Nora Jane, female, lodger, age 5, b. NJ, single

Her last residence was Wainscott, NY.260

Gravestone, Wainscott Cemetery, Wainscott, Suffolk Co., NY72
Bassford/1888 Charles Hobby 1930/1892 Amy Osborn 1977

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They had the following children:
i.
Amy Osborn (Died as Child) (1915-1916)
ii.
Ethan Frost (1917-2006)
iii.
Amy (1918-)
143. Horace Richardson BASSFORD (Ethan Frost4, Stephen Allen3, Thomas2, William1). Born on 17 Dec 1889 in Nutley, NJ.2,249,310,235 Horace Richardson died in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, on 12 Mar 1952.233 while on vacation. Occupation: Metropolitan Insurance Co.16 aka: Hod, Jerry.16,320

Horace attended Trinity College in Hartford, CT, graduating in 1910. He studied electrical engineering at Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute for four years, In 1915, he decided to enter actuarial work, when he joined the Metropolotin Life Insurance Company. He reached to position of Vice-President and Chief Actuary in 1944.320

He served in the armed forces during WWI.320

1920 federal census for East Orange, ED 51, Essex Co., NJ, 459 N. Grove St., p. 18A192
Horace R. Bassford, male, head, age 30, b. NJ, father b. OH, mother b. NY,
actuary-insurance, married
Madeline, female, wife, age 23, b. NJ, father b. NJ, mother b. NJ, married

1930 federal census for Glen Ridge, ED 429, Essex Cp., NJ, 7 Apr 1930, p. 1A206
Horrace R. Bassford, male, head, age 40, b. NJ, father b. OH, mother b. NY,
actuary-insurance, age 28 at first marriage
Madeline, female, wife, age 33, b. NJ, father b. NJ, mother b. NJ, age 20 at first marriage

1940 federal census for Montclair, ED 7-253, Essex Co., NJ, 89 Clinton Ave., 6 Apr 1940, pp. 6B-7A205
Horace R. Bassford, male, head, age 50, b. NJ,
married, actuary-life insurance
Madeleine, female, wife, age 43, b. NJ, married
Arthur Wyatt, male, servant, age 28, b. VA,
married, chauffuer-private family
Reba, female, servant, age 23, b. GA, married,
cook-private family

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He married Madeline VEYER abt 1917.206 Horace age 28 at first marriage. Born abt 1897 in New Jersey.192,206,205 age 23 in 1920 census, age 33 in 1930 census, age 43 in 1940 census. Madeline died ? .

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They had no children.
144. Ethan Frost BASSFORD jr. (Ethan Frost4, Stephen Allen3, Thomas2, William1). Born on 18 Apr 1892 in New Jersey.2,249 Ethan Frost died in 1940.10

1920 federal census for 10 Harrison Ave., Fair Haven, Monmouth, NJ, ED 99, p. 1A192
E. Frost Bassford, male, head, age 30, b. NJ, father b. OH, mother b. OH, bookeeper
Margaret, female, wife, age 24, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. Canada

Lived on the Jersey Shore in the 1920s.10

1930 census for Nutley, ED 566, Essex Co., NJ, 80 Chestnut St., 17 Apr 1930, p. 9B206
Ethan F. Bassford, male, head, age 37, b. NJ, father b. OH, mother b. NY, paper manufacturer,
married, age 24 at first marriage
Marguerite, female, wife, age 34, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. Canada, married,
age 20 at first marriage
Theodore, male, son, age 9, b. NY, father b. PA, mother b. PA, single
Edith, female, daughter, age 5, b. NY, father b. England, mother b. England, single
Elizabeth Timiny?, female, servant, age 51, b. VA, mother b. VA, father b. VA, housemaid,
widow

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He married A. Marguerite FULLER ? . Born abt 1896 in Massachusetts.192,206,205 age 24 in 1920 census, age 34 in 1930 census, age 44 in 1940 census. A. Marguerite died ? . aka: Marguerite.206,205

1940 federal census for Nutley, ED 7-298, Essex Co., NJ, 86 Chestnut, 2 Apr 1940, p. 1B205
Marguerite F. Bassford, female, head, age 44, b. MA, widow
Theodore A., male, son, age 19, b. PA, single,
woodsman-lumber c___
Edith F., female, daughter, age 15, b. NY, single

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They had the following children:
i.
Theodore Abbot (Adopted) (1921-1997)
ii.
Edith (Adopted) (~1925-)
145. Xenia BASSFORD (Ethan Frost4, Stephen Allen3, Thomas2, William1). Born on 20 Jan 1895 in New Jersey.2 Xenia died ? .

She was living with her sister Helen’s family at the time of the 1920 census.192

She is probably the Xenia B. Rickey, age 32, b. NJ, father b. OH, mother b. NY, wife of Fred Rickey, listed in the 1930 census for Newark, Essex Co., NJ.206

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