Fifth Generation (Continued)
Family of Wallace Vincent BASSFORD (87) & Catherine WELWOOD
178. Wallace Edgar BASSFORD (Wallace Vincent4, Samuel William3, Abraham2, William1). Born abt 18 Nov 1870.270 age 32 years 9 months 28 days at death. Wallace Edgar died in New York City, NY, on 16 Sep 1903.338,339,270 Cumberland St. Hospital. Buried on 20 Sep 1906 in Greenwood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY.12 Death Cause: Fall from building.270 aka: William E.269

1900 federal census for Brooklyn Borough, 22 Ward, Kings Co., NY, 307 6th St., 11 Jun 1900, p. 253A94
Edgar Bassford, male, head, age 30, b. Dec 1869, NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY,
plumber, married
Bessie, female, wife, age 25, b. Jun 1874, NY, father b. Ireland, mother b. NY,
married, no children

He is probably the Wallace Edgar Bassford who died 16 Sep 1903 in New York City, in his 34th year. (Memorial in newspaper stated: “In memory of my dearly beloved husband Wallace Edgar Bassford, who met his death by accident, Sept. 16, 1903. Gone but not forgotten.”340 His obituary gives the name of his wife as Bessie C. Hamilton, which would be consistent with the name of Elizabeth given elsewhere.338

He married Elizabeth C. HAMILTON, daughter of Richard H. HAMILTON & Jennie HARRIOTT, on 14 Sep 1899 in Manhattan, NY.148 Born abt 1876-1877.12,343,344 age 30 at death, died in 30th year. Elizabeth C. died in New York, on 18 Dec 1906.12,343,344 Buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY.12,343 Death Cause: Tuberculosis.12 aka: Elizabeth E., Bessie.52,94

She is probably the Bessie C. Bassford who died 18 Dec 1906.12

They had the following children:
Wallace E. (1900-1975)
Marjorie Harriet (Died as Child) (1903-~1910)
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