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1. David Lambert, The Family of Abraham Isaac Bassford (1793-1864), undated manuscript.
2. Information extracted from “Descendants of William Bassford,” by Ethan F. Bassford, posted on BASFORD-L@rootsweb.com mailing list, 25 Jul 1997.
3. Article in American Citizen and General Advertiser, 1 Jan 1801, www.newenglandancestors.com.
4. Letter from Ethan Frost Bassford to Marjorie B. Spille, 24 Dec 1998.
5. New York in the Revolution as Colony and State, Vol. II, originally published in 1897, searched at www.ancestry.com.
6. 1790 New York federal census data.
7. 1800 New York federal census data.
8. Probate records for estate of William Bassford, 12 Jan 1802, New York, NY, 7-178-0.
9. New York City deaths index, 1835-1876, obtained from Fordham University by Sharon Ann Adams, sharon-ann@gci.net, 2007.
10. E-mail message from Ethan F. Bassford (efbassford@snet.net) to Marge Spille, 14 Aug 1998.
11. Information from historian of Greenwood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY, forwarded by Sharon Ann Adams, sharon-ann@gci.net, 2007.
12. Cemetery records for Greenwood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY.
13. 1810 New York federal census data.
14. Janet Newman, “Unknown and Unplaced Adams Website,” janet.t.newman@worldnet.att.net, http://home.att.net/~janet.t.newman/OTHER-UNKNOWN.htm, 2001.
15. Probate records for estate of Thankful Bassford, 31 Jan 1853, New York, NY, 56-169-64.
16. Sharon Ann Adams, 6241 High Place Apt. B, Anchorage, Alaska 99502, sharon-ann@gci.net, 2007.
17. Letter from Ethan Frost Bassford to Francis Marion Bassford, 16 Mar 1909, copy obtained from Marge Spille.
18. 1830 New York census federal data.
19. Death certificate for George Washington Bassford, 13 Apr 1897, New York, NY.
20. International Genealogical Index, searched at www.familysearch.com.
21. Notes and family tree diagram prepared by Arvida Bassford in 1978 (notes were posted on BASFORD-L@rootsweb.com, 31 Aug 1997).
22. Message posted on BASFORD-L@rootsweb.com by Ethan F. Bassford, 30 Jul 1997.
23. Marriage certificate for John J. Clancy and Julia A. Bassford, 29 Mar 1884, King’s Co., NY.
24. Death certificate for Henry Augustus Bassford, 19 Feb 1897, New York City, NY.
25. Death notice for Rebecca Bassford, New York Times, 4 Dec 1858.
26. “Death notice for Rebecca Bassford,” New York Herald, New York, NY, 3 Dec 1858, p. 5.
27. “Death notice for Evelina Matilda Bassford,” New York Herald, New York, NY, 4 Nov 1848, p. 152.
28. Deaths from the New York Evening Post, 1801-1890, www.newenglandancestors.org.
29. 1850 New York federal census data.
30. “Two Women Lead Fight For Land Worth Millions,” New York Herald, 10 Mar 1907.
31. Pension records for Abraham Bassford from the War of 1812, 1853-1854, Claim 4663, obtained from New York State Archives.
32. Death record for Abraham Bassford, d. 13 Jun 1864, New York CIty, NY.
33. New York City Death Newspaper Extracts, 1801-1890 (New York Evening Post, 13 Jun 1864) www.ancestry.com.
34. Cemetery records for Evergreens Cemetery, 1629 Bushwick Avenue, Brooklyn, NY.
35. Bounty Land Warrant for service of Abraham Bassford in the War of 1812, BLWT #31590-80-55.
36. Index of Awards on Claims of the Soldiers of the War of 1812, http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ny/state/1812/
37. 1820 New York federal census data.
38. Notes by Ethan Frost Bassford relating to the various Abraham Bassfords from New York City, 3 Feb 1993, copy obtained from Marge Spille.
39. 1840 New York census data.
40. 1855 New York Census, www.ancestry.com.
41. 1860 New York federal census data.
42. Probate records for estate of Abraham Bassford, 18 Jun 1864, New York, NY, 78-205-104.
43. John McNamara, History in Asphalt: The Origin of Bronx Street and Place Names, Bronx County Historical Society, Bronx, NY, 1991, p. 26.
44. Death certificate for Florine Augusta Evesson, 21 Jan 1912, New York City, NY.
45. AIS census index, searched at www.ancestry.com.
46. Abstract of the will of Elizabeth (Bassord) (Waldron) Duryee, summarized in note from David Lambert to Marge Spille, 16 Nov 1998.
47. Will of Eliza Duryee, Oct 1851, proved 4 April 1853, New York, NY.
48. Death certificate for Abby C. Bassford, 18 May 1878, New York, NY, certificate #291381.
49. 1870 New York federal census data.
50. Letter from Ethan F. Bassford to Abraham Bassford, IV, Andrew Hobby Bassford, Charles Richard Bassford, Amy Bassford Hunter and Stephen Flocke, 10 Nov 1994, copy obtained from Marge Spille.
51. New York City Death Newspaper Extracts, 1801-1890 (New York Evening Post, 6 Sep 1860) www.ancestry.com.
52. Information from David Lambert, dlambert@blarg.net, 9907 NE 124 St. (#811), Kirkland, WA 98034, 2002.
53. Probate records for Byrla W. Bassford, will dated 2 Aug 1859, proved 13 Nov 1860, New York City, NY.
54. John M. Stewart, Grand Island, NE, johns2rt@charter.net, 2004.
55. 1880 New York federal census data.
56. 1870 New York federal census data.
57. New York City Marriages, 1600s-1800s, www.ancestry.com.
58. New York, Death Newspaper Extracts, 1801-1890 (New York Evening Post, 1 Aug 1850), www.Ancestry.com.
59. Death notice for William D. Bassford, New York Times, 5 Jan 1866.
60. Frederick Clifton Pierce, Field Genealogy, W. B. Conkey, Chicago, 1901, p. 440.
61. Frederick Clifton Pierce, Field Genealogy, W. B. Conkey, Chicago, 1901, p. 439.
62. Frederick Clifton Pierce, Field Genealogy, W. B. Conkey, Chicago, 1901, pp. 439-440.
63. 1850 Ohio census data.
64. Cemetery records for Woodlawn Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY.
65. Death notice for Mary C. Bassford, NY Times, 19 Feb 1902 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
66. Civil War pension records for Col. Stephen Allen Bassford.
67. Marriage certificate for Eugene F. Smith and Amelia A. Bassford, 16 Feb 1876, New York, NY.
68. Index for marriage notices from Cincinnati Daily Gazette, 1827-1881, obtained from Sharon Ann Adams, sharon-ann@gci.net.
69. Death certificate for Marie Jane Bassford, 29 Oct 1905, New York, NY.
70. Death certificate for Thomas S. Bassford, NY Times, 24 Jan 1921, New York City, NY.
71. 1920 New York federal census data. census entry for son Thomas.
72. Find A Grave website, http://www.findagrave.com.
73. Extract from “Coast Counties of California, Historical and Biographical,” 1904, posted on BASFORD-L@rootsweb.com, Nancy4455@aol.com, 7 Jul 1997.
74. “The Fearful Shipwreck-Account of Joseph M. Bassford,” New York Herald, New York, NY, 21 Sep 1857, p. 1.
75. 1860 California census data.
76. 1870 California census data.
77. 1880 California census data.
78. “Local's legacy: lengthy land litigation,” Reporter, Vacaville, CA, 27 Jul 2003.
79. “Prominent fruit grower dies at area homestead,” The Reporter, Vacaville, CA, 20 Feb 1920.
81. 1900 California census data.
82. 1930-1939 California Death Index, http://www.vitalsearch-ca.com/gen/ca/_vitals/cadeathm.htm.
83. 1910 California census data.
84. 1920 California census data.
85. Obituary for George W. Bassford, New York Times, 15 Apr 1897.
86. Information extracted from New York City directories by David Lambert (obtained from Marge Spille).
87. Birth record for unnamed son (Thomas?) of George W. and Amanda Bassford, 24 Jul 1859, New York, NY.
88. Marriage record for Thomas Bassford and Mary Ann Comey, 12 May 1885, New York City, NY.
89. New York City Deaths, 1892-1902, ancestry.com.
90. Death notice for George W. Bassford, NY Times, 7 Jul 1959 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
91. Death notice for Ida Theresa Bassford, NY Times, 24 Mar 1932 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
92. Death notice for son of George W. Bassford, NY Times, 25 Mar 1866 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
93. New York City marriage records, 1835-1876, obtained from Fordham University by Sharon Ann Adams, sharon-ann@gci.net, 2007.
94. 1900 New York federal census data.
95. “Death Notice for Amanda Teresa Bassford,” New York Times, 12 & 13 Mar 1917, p. 11.
96. 1910 New York federal census data.
97. “Estate notice for Amanda Teresa Bassford,” New York Times, 25 May 1917, p. 21.
98. Death certificate for Edwin V. Welch, 16 Nov 1918, Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., OH, http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch.
99. “A Quiet Wedding, Who Were There, November 18, 1870,” The Westchester Historian, Vol. 70, No. 4, pp. 83-86, Fall 1994.
100. “Biographical Sketch of the Late Col. Stephen Allen Bassford,” Columbus, OH, d. 19 Dec 1904.
101. Death certificate for Stephen A. Bassford, 19 Dec 1904, New York, NY.
102. Birth record for Eugene E. Bassford, 27 Jul 1872, New York, NY.
103. 1860 Ohio census data.
104. 1890 New York City Directory, searched at www.ancestry.com.
105. Family tree diagram of unknown origin showing the descendants of Stephen Allen Basford.
107. Death notice for Anna C. Bassford, NY Times, 13 Mar 1917 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
108. Death notice for Col Stephen A. Bassford, NY Times, 21 Dec 1904 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
109. “Col. S. A. Bassford Dies in the East (obituary),” Columbus, OH, d. 19 Dec 1904.
110. Marriage certificate for Stephen A. Bassford and Anna C. Romer, 29 Sep 1903, Bronx, NY.
111. Death certificate for Eugene E. Bassford, 18 Apr 1860, New York, NY.
112. Marriage certificate for Ethan Forster Basford and Kate Livonia Hobby, 2 Oct 1884, New York, NY.
113. Death certificate for John A. Bassford, 17 N ov 1915, New York, NY.
114. Birth record for J. M. William Bassford, 24 Mar 1871, New York, NY.
115. Marriage certificate for Stephen A. Bassford and Donna Martha Allen, 14 Jun 1857, Greene Co., OH.
116. Marriage certificate for John Ankeney Bassford and Margaret Ann Blake, 4 Mar 1880, New York, NY.
117. Report from Committee on Pension pertaining to pension of Anna C. Bassford, U.S. Senate Report No. 2570, 16 Apr 1906.
118. Death certificate for Ethan F. Basford, 8 Feb 1914, Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., OH, http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch.
119. Letter from Anson G. McCook to Eugene E. Bassford on the death of Col. Stephen Allan Bassford, 20 Dec 1904.
120. Birth certificate for Martha Allen Bassford, 12 Jun 1874, New York, NY, Certificate #136361.
121. Marriage certificate for William Hadden and Mattie A. Bassford, 2 Sep 1909, Liberty, NY.
122. Cemetery records from Lakeview Memorial Park, Cinnaminson, Burlington Co., NJ, http://webcemeteries.com/lakeview/search.asp.
123. “Death notice for Mrs. O. W. Bsford,” Dayton Daily Journal, Dayton, OH, 3 Aug 1852, p. 2.
125. Civil War pension records for Col. Stephen Allen Bassford. questionaire dated 16 Aug 1898.
126. Information from Woodland Cemetery, Xenia, OH, forwarded by Marge Spille.
127. Marge Spille, spille2@webtv.net.
128. Death certificate for Anna Bassford, 5 Nov 1924, New York, NY.
129. 1910 census index lookup, Arlene, aparnes@earthlink.net (via Marge Spille).
130. 1920 Pennsylvania census data.
131. “Death notice for Anna C. Bassford,” New York TImes, New York, NY, 6 Nov 1924.
132. Marriage certificate for Richard Renckwitz and Annie C. Roemer, 21 Oct 1866.
133. Passport application for Henry A. Bassford, 27 May 1871, U.S. Passort Applications, 1795-1925, www.ancestry.com.
134. 1870 New Jersey census data.
135. Death notice for Henry A. Bassford, NY Times, 20 Feb 1897 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
136. Death notice for Virginia L. Bassford, NY Times, 28 Aug 1881 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
137. Death certificate for Sarah Lovell Bassford, 4 May 1908, New York, NY.
138. Information from Kensico Cemetery, Vahalla, Westchester, NY (forwarded by Marge Spille).
139. “Obituary of Col. Abraham Bassford,” New York Times, 1&2 Oct 1922.
140. Information from White Plains Rural Cemetery, forwarded by Marge Spille, spille2@webtv.net.
141. Inquisition into the death of Joseph Donnelly who was shot by Maj. Abraham Bassford on 20 Aug 1863.
142. “The Yorkville Shooting Affray,” New York Herald, New York, NY, 28 Aug 1863, p. 5.
143. “The Affray Between Mr. J. T. Donnelly and Major Bassford-Death of Donnelly,” New York Herald, New York, NY, 24 Aug 1863, p. 8.
144. Obituary for Col. Abraham Bassford, d. 30 Sep 1922, abstracted by Marge Spille.
145. Message posted to BASSFORD-L@rootsweb.com by Bob, rwc4141@aol.com, 7 Dec 2004.
146. Death notice for Bernard I. Bassford, NY Times, 8 Nov 1891 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
147. Death notice for George W. Bassford, NY Times, 20 Apr 1905 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
148. NYC Grooms Record Index, http://www.italiangen.org/NYCMarriage.stm.
149. Marriage certificate for Henry H. Bassford and Janet Smith, 4 Jun 1912, New York, NY.
150. Death notice for Bernard I. Bassford, New York TImes, 8 Nov 1891.
151. Mrs. McAndless Weds Opera Singer, New York Times, 27 Sep 1913, p. 14.
152. Bob Cleveland, rwc4141@aol.com.
153. Marriage record for Abraham Bassford and Sarah Hannegan, 24 Jan 1867, New York, NY.
154. Death certificate for Sarah Ellen Bassford, 18 Sep 1909, New York, NY.
155. Civil War Pension Records for Samuel W. Bassford, Cert. 110,712. Declaration of Minor Children for Pension, 30 Nov 1867.
156. 1839-40 New York City directory, www.ancestry.com, 2002.
157. Civil War Pension Records for Samuel W. Bassford, Cert. 110,712.
158. “Personal,” Brooklyn Daily Eagle, Brooklyn, NY, 20 May 1900, p. 44.
159. Message posted on BASSFORD-L@rootsweb.com by Flo Ginter, 3 Jul 2001.
160. Information from Flo Ginter, flosingalong@embarqmail.com , 2001-2006.
161. Civil War Pension Records for Samuel W. Bassford, Cert. 110,712. Widow’s Declaration for Pension, 24 Dec 1862; Declaration of Minor Children for Pension, 30 Nov 1867; Copy of marriage record.
162. Civil War Pension Records for Samuel W. Bassford, Cert. 110,712. Death Record from Metropolitan Board of Health, 26 Nov 1867.
163. Civil War Pension Records for Samuel W. Bassford, Cert. 110,712. Declaration of Minor Children for Pension, 30 Nov 1867; Death Record from Metropolitan Board of Health, 26 Nov 1867.
164. Civil War Pension Records for Samuel W. Bassford, Cert. 110,712. Widow’s Declaration for Pension, 24 Dec 1862.
165. 1860 New Jersey census data.
166. Death certificate for Abram Bassford, 1 Apr 1882, Chicago, IL.
167. Illinois Statewide Death Index, Pre–1916, http://www.ilsos.gov/GenealogyMWeb/deathsrch.html.
168. Letter written by Ethel Bassford Baldwin in 1980, transcribed on BASFORD-L@rootsweb.com, 26 Jul 1997.
169. 1880 Illinois census data.
170. North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975, www.ancestry.com.
171. Marriage record for Abram Bassford and Margaret Henry, 7 Jan 1877, Chicago, IL.
172. “Death notice for Abram Bassford,” The Daily Inter Ocean, Chicago, IL, 3 Apr 1882, p. 8.
173. “Death notice for Florine E. Bassford,” New York Herald, New York, NY, 23 Feb 1863, p. 5.
174. Death certificate for Abram L. Bassford, 19 Dec 1932, Los Angeles, CA.
175. 1900 Colorado census.
176. “Dies of Paralysis, Aged 75: Mrs. Mary Bassford Succombs at Daughter’s Home,” Spokesman Review, Spokan, WA, 25 Jan 1908.
177. Information from Greenwood Memorial Park, Spokane, WA, forwarded by Marge Spille.
178. 1910 Illinois census data.
179. Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763–1900, http://www.ilsos.gov/GenealogyMWeb/marrsrch.html.
180. Passport application for Thomas Franklin. Bassford, 22 Oct 1856, New York, NY, U.S. Passort Applications, 1795-1925, www.ancestry.com.
181. Earl Boebert, “The Model Sailing Yachts of Franklyn Bassford,” The Model Yacht, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 12-22, Spring 2000.
182. Extracts from New York City marriage index, obtained from Marge Spille.
183. New York City Marriage Index, 1600s-1800s, www.genealogy.com.
184. Marriages from the New York Evening Post, 1801-1890, www.newenglandancestors.org.
185. Marriage certificate for Louis Franklyn Bassford and Mary Francis Tracy, 2 Jun 1886, New York, NY.
186. Kathleen Heydens, mtnview14@comcast.net, 2008.
187. Information from legal document pertaining to the estate of Abraham Bassford, dated 25 May 1904, forwarded by Flo Ginter, flosingalong@embarqmail.com.
188. Marriage certificate for Scott Erwin Cooper and Estelle Evesson, 20 Feb 1878, New York City, NY.
189. Marriage certificate for Almyr Wilder Cooper and Isabelle Evesson, 21 Jan 1895, New York City, NY.
190. “Marriage notice for Henry Everson, Jr. and Florine A. Bassford,” New York Herald, New York, NY, 21 May 1857, p. 5.
191. 1900 New Jersey census data.
192. 1920 New Jersey census data.
193. U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865, www.ancestry.com.
194. Death notice for Eliza Gertrude Hamilton, New York Times, 1 Feb 1919.
195. James P. Maher, Index to Marriages and Deaths in the New York Herald.
197. Passport application for Mary C. Bassford, 28 Oct 1871, New York, NY.
198. Death notice for Mary C. Bassford, New York TImes, 19 Oct 1902
199. Death notice for Hanna Jane Bassford, d. 15 May 1849, Cincinnati Daily Times (abstract forwarded by Sharon Ann Adams, sharon-ann@gci.net).
200. Marriage record for Thomas S. Bassford and Anital L. Smith, 6 Jul 1887, New York, NY. place.
201. Death notice for Col Thomas S. Bassford, NY Times, 25 Jan 1921 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
202. 1920 New York federal census data.
203. Marriage record for Thomas S. Bassford and Anital L. Smith, 6 Jul 1887, New York, NY.
204. Death notice for Ernest Hall Bassford, NY Times, 24 Sep 1912 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
205. 1940 New Jersey federal census data.
206. 1930 New Jersey census data.
207. 1905-1929 California Death Index, http://www.vitalsearch-ca.com/gen/ca/_vitals/cadeathm.htm.
208. “Change of Venue,” Daliy Evening Bulletin, San Francisco, CA, 8 Jan 1886, p. 3.
209. Western States Marriage Record Index, http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/
210. OneWorldTree entry for Henry Augustus Bassford, http://trees.ancestry.com/owt/person.aspx?pid=174768292.
211. California Death Index, 1940-1997, www.ancestry.com.
212. 1925 Berkeley, CA City Directory, www.ancestry.com.
213. 1930 California census data.
214. 1940 California federal census data.
215. OneWorldTree entry for Emily E. January, http://trees.ancestry.com/owt/person.aspx?pid=140150178.
216. Mitchell_2011-04-18 family tree, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/33229436.
217. “Americans Held in Durance,” The North American, Philadelphia, PA, 23 Jan 1899, p. 2.
218. “American Sealer a Prisoner in Siberia,” The Denver Evening Post, Denver, CO, 14 Jan 1899, p. 6.
219. 1900 California census data. hard to read.
220. “Marriage notice for Rufus B. Allison and Julia A. Bassford,” Daily Evening Bulletin, San Francisco, CA, 23 Sep 1885, p. 3.
221. “New Summary,” Brooklyn Daily Eagle, Brooklyn, NY, 12 Nov 1873, p. 2.
222. “The Harlem Explosion,” Brooklyn Daily Eagle, Brooklyn, NY, 19 Nov 1873, p. 4.
223. Death certificate for Ida Thensa(?) Bassford, 23 Mar 1932, New York, NY.
224. 1930 New York federal census data.
225. Marriage notice for Edward Wilfred Clyde Fitch and Ida Theresa Bassford, NY Times, 12 Nov 1925 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
226. Death notice for Wallace E. Bassford, NY Times, 3 May 1903 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
227. Death notice for Josephine Latasa Bassford, NY Times, 5 Aug 1948 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
228. Death certificate for Josephine Bassford, 3 Aug 1948, New York City, NY.
229. Death certificate for George Washington Bassford, 4 Mar 1900, New York, NY.
230. Ellen Barnhart, ellenbarnhart@hotmail.com, 2008.
232. 1910 New Jersey census data.
233. Death notice for Horace R. Bassford, NY Times, 13 Mar 1952 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
234. Birth record for Helen E. Bassord, 25 Jun 1885, New York, NY.
235. Application for Empire State Society of the Sons of the American Revolution for Horace Richardson Bassford, 2 Jan 1936, Member ID #54434, www.ancestry.com.
236. Death notice for Kate L. Bassford, NY Times, 19 Nov 1917 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
237. New York City Death Index, forwarded by Marge Spille.
238. Death notice for Margaret A. Bassford, NY Times, 21 Feb 1944 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
239. Death certificate for Stephen Allen Bassford, 8 Jun 1922, Atlantic City, NJ.
240. 1940 New York federal census data.
241. Death certificate for Anna Clare Bassford, 25 Jun 1900, New York, NY.
242. “Death notice for Eugete E. Bassford,” New York TImes, New York, NY, 21 Apr 1910.
243. Death notice for Eugene E. Bassford, NY Times, 8 Nov 1891 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
244. “Obituary for Mrs. Mattie Hadden,” Johnstown Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA, d. 20 Apr 1955.
245. “Transcriptions from Headrick Cemetery, East Taylor Twp., Cambria Co., PA,” http://www.rootsweb.com/~pacambri/cems/ETaHeadrick04.html.
246. “William Hadden, East Taylor, Dead,” Johnstown Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA, 1938.
247. “William Hadden, East Taylor, Dead,” Johnstown Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA, 1938, place.
248. Records for Boisie Bassford from Carlisle Indian Industrial School.
249. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, www.ancestry.com.
250. “Bassfords are Divorced: Blonde Girl Figures In Decree Awarded Tennis Star’s Wife,” New York Times, 14 Apr 1921, p. 10.
251. “Quiet Flatbush Wedding,” Brooklyn Daily Eagle, Brooklyn, NY, 8 Oct 1901, p. 7.
252. “Miss F. W. Bassford Wed in Bronxville,” New York Times, 29 Nov 1936, p. 24.
253. “World Connect pages at Rootsweb.com, Database 35163,” boylansr@worldnet.att.net, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/, 2001.
254. Social Security Number application for Abraham Bassford, 14 Dec 1936, 092-09-5219.
255. “Miss F. W. Bassford Engaged to Marry,” New York Times, 30 Jul 1936, p. 24.
256. Marriage notice for Abraham Bassford Jr and Sarah Maud Thurber, NY Times, 8 Oct 1901 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
257. Death notice for Florence Winmill Bassford, NY Times, 7 Jul 1959 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
259. Sharon Elizabeth Bassford, skwush82@optonline.net, 2003.
260. Social Security Death Index, accessed from www.ancestry.com.
261. New York City Groom’s Index, forwarded by Marge Spille.
262. Civil War Pension Records for Samuel W. Bassford, Cert. 110,712. Widow’s Declaration for Pension, 16 Sep 1863.
263. New York City Marriage Newspaper Extracts, 1801-1880 (Brooklyn Eagle, 8 Nov 1867) www.ancestry.com.
264. 1880 Nebraska census data.
265. New York City Marriage Newspaper Extracts, 1801-1880 (Brooklyn Eagle, 3 Jan 1868) www.ancestry.com.
266. Marriage certificate for Charles Van Buskirk and Carrie Bassford, 12 Apr 1888, Brooklyn, NY.
267. Death certificate for Samuel Bashford, 26 Jan 1911, New York City, NY.
268. Marriage certificate for James C. Yates and Catharine Bassford, 23 May 1876, New York, NY.
269. 1875 New York Census, www.ancestry.com.
270. Death certificate for Wallace E. Bassford, 16 Sept. 1903, New York, NY.
271. New York City Death Newspaper Extracts, 1801-1890 (Brooklyn Eagle, 11 Dec 1871) www.ancestry.com.
272. “Death notice for Abram Bassford,” Los Angeles Times, 21 Dec 1932, p. 14.
273. United States land grant to Abram L. Bassford, Certificate 67, R&R No. 274, 30 Mar 1886 (www.ancestry.com).
274. Information from Cripple Creek District Museum, ccdmuseum@ccvnet.net, 2009.
275. 1910 Colorado census data.
276. Marriage certificate for Ira Lauren Smith and Annie Louise Bassford, 18 Apr 1900, Brooklyn, NY.
277. Marriage certificate for Abram Bassford and Charlotte McFeat, 14 Oct 1874, New York City, NY.
278. Death Certificate for William H. Bassford, 23 Mar 1918, Kansas City, MO.
279. Birth certificate for Abram G. Bassford, 4 Mar 1881, New York, NY.
280. 1900 Colorado census. gives birthplace as Scotland.
281. Marriage certificate for Abram Bassford and Charlotte McFeat, 14 Oct 1874, New York City, NY. gives birthplace as NY.
282. Death certificate for Henry Evesson Bassford, 19 Jun 1935, Salt Lake CIty, Salt Lake Co., UT, http://search.labs.familysearch.org.
283. Utah Cemetery Inventory, www.ancestry.com.
284. Death record for Henry Evenson Bassford, 21 Jan 1938, Salt Lake City, UT, abstracted by Edward A. Scriven, eascriv@msn.com.
285. 1910 Utah census data.
286. 1920 Utah census data.
287. 1930 Utah census data.
288. Utah Death Index, 1905-1951, www.ancestry.com
289. Utah State History, Cemeteries and Burials Database, http://webapps.dced.state.ut.us/burials/execute/searchburials.
290. Death certificate for Helena Mickelsen Bassford, 9 Dec 1934, Salt Lake CIty, Salt Lake Co., UT, http://search.labs.familysearch.org.
291. Death certificate for Florence Evason Bassford, 20 Oct 1916, Salt Lake CIty, Salt Lake Co., UT, http://search.labs.familysearch.org.
292. 1885 Colorado State Census data, www.ancestry.com.
293. Colorado Marriage Index CD, 1858-1939, forwarded by Marge Spille from Linda Vixie, lvixie@comcast.net.
294. 1920 Illinois census data.
295. 1930 Illinois census data.
296. Death notice for Eleanora Bassford, Chicago Daily Tribune, 18 Feb 1961 (www.ancestry.com-Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage, & Death Announcements, 1851-2003).
297. Cook Co, IL Death Index, 1878-1907, 1921-1988, www.ancesry.com.
298. Abbey C. Bassford, 13 Sep 1881, Chicago, IL.
299. “Shot Himself Dead: Artist Bassford Kills Himself on His Yacht,” Jersey City Evening Journal, Jersey City, NJ, 28 Jun 1897.
300. Jersey City, NJ city directories.
301. “Suicide on a Yacht: Franklin Bassford Shoots Himself in the Head,” Brooklyn Daily Eagle, Brooklyn, NY, 28 Jun 1897, p. 1.
302. “Franklin Bassford Suicide: Marine Artist With a Penchant For Experiments Shoots Himself,” Rocky Mountain News, Denver, CO, 30 Jun 1897, p. 4.
303. New Jersey, Deaths and Burials Index, 1798-1971, www.ancestry.com.
304. “Suicide of a Marine Artist: Franklin Bassford Shoots Himself on Board His Yacht—Last Message Left for a Doctor,” Newark Evening News, newark, NJ, 28 Jun 1897, p. 1.
305. Marriage record from Louis Franklyn Bassford and Mary Francis Tracy, 2 Jun 1886.
306. Death certificate for Almyr W. Cooper and Isabelle Evesson, 9 Nov 1896, New York City, NY.
307. Death notice for Reina V. Bassford, NY Times, 28 Jun 1903 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
308. Death certificate for Reina V. Bassford, 19 Jun 1903, Bound Brook, NJ.
309. Death certificate for Milton Bassford, 16 Jan 1875, New York, NY, Certificate #197151.
310. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, www.ancestry.com.
311. New York, New York, Birth Index, 1878-1909, www.ancestry.com.
312. Death notice for Ernest Hall Bassford, NY Times, 24 Sep 1912 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com). place.
313. “Kathryn Madden is Now Mrs. Bassford,” Sausalito News, Sausalito, CA, 3 Mar 1928.
314. Bassford Family Tree, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/38915303.
315. 1921 Oakland, CA City Directory.
316. “Death of Mrs. Lydia Bassford,” Woodland Daily Democrat, Woodland, CA, 23 Nov 1897.
317. Engagement announcement for Harold B. Naylor and Amy Bassford, Sacramento Union, 14 Jan 1912, http://www.sfgenealogy.com/sf/sfmarna.htm.
318. California Birth Index, http://userdb.rootsweb.com/ca/birth.
319. “Charles H. Bassford Dies Awaiting Train,” New York Times, 20 Dec 1930, p. 17.
320. “Obituary for Horace Richardson Bassford,” JIA, Vol. 78, p. 352, 1952, http://www.actuaries.org.uk/files/pdf/library/JIA-078/0378-0386.pdf.
321. “Obituary for Horace Richardson Bassford,” Transactions of Society of Actuaries, Vol. 4, pp. 214-215, 1952, http://library.soa.org/library/tsa/1949-59/TSA52V4N815.pdf.
322. New York, Abstracts of World War I Military Service, 1917-1919, www.ancestry.com.
323. Marriage certificate for Eugene E. Bassford and Arvida M. D. Fager, 24 Jun 1916, Bronx, NY.
324. “Eugene B. Hadden Dies of Pneumonia,” Johnstown Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA, d. 28 Oct 1929.
325. “Obituary for Anna B. “Nan” Page,” Johnstown Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA, d. 8 Oct 1999.
326. “Obituary for Clayton Gerald Page,” Johnstown Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA, d. 26 Feb 1975.
327. “World Connect pages at Rootsweb.com, Database h4955,” bither@bikerider.com, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/, 2001, place.
328. “World Connect pages at Rootsweb.com, Database h4955,” bither@bikerider.com, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/, 2001.
329. “Virginia Bassford Wed,” New York Times, 5 May 1936, p. 20.
330. Marriage notice for Robert Winmill Bassford and Florence Edna Savage, NY Times, 3 Nov 1940 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
331. Kerstin Bassford Del Orfano, markjdel@hotmail.com, 2003.
332. Suffolk Co., NY Marriage Index, http://www.italiangen.org/Suffolkcountymarriage.stm.
333. “Obituary for Henry Hall Bassford Jr.,” Star-Ledger, Newark, NJ, 6 Oct 2002, p. 31.
334. “Obituary for Theresa Bassford,” Newarek Star Ledger, Newark, NJ, d. 10 Sep 2005.
335. “Obituary for Theresa Bassford,” Gazette Leader, Elizabeth, NJ, 15 Sep 2005.
336. Information from legal document pertaining to the estate of Abraham Bassford, dated 25 May 1904, forwarded by Flo Ginter, flosingalong@embarqmail.com. +.
337. NYC Brides Record Index, http://www.italiangen.org/NYCBrides.stm.
338. Obituary for Wallace Edgar Bassford, d. 16 Sep 1903, Brooklyn Daily Eagle.
339. “Death Notice for Wallace E. Bassford,” New York Times, 21 Sep 1903, p. 7.
340. Memorial to Wallace Edgar Bassford, d. 16 Sep 1903, Brooklyn Eagle newspaper, 1904, transcription forwarded by Marge Spille.
341. “In Memoriam,” Brooklyn Daily Eagle, Brooklyn, NY, 16 Sep 1904.
342. Death notice for Wallace E. Bassford, NY Times, 21 Sep 1903 (Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003, www.ancestry.com).
343. “Obituary for Elizabeth (Hamilton) Bassford,” Brooklyn Daily Standard Union, 20 Dec 1906.
344. Death certificate for Bessie C. Bassford, 18 Dec 1906, New York City, NY.
345. Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1963, http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/deathcertificates.
346. 1910 Kansas census data.
347. 1920 Kansas census data.
348. 1930 Kansas census data.
349. 1900 Kansas census data.
350. Ruth Coker, racoker@gmail.com, 2013.
351. Death certificate for Abraham G. Bassford, 26 Jan 1921, Los Angeles, CA (transcribed by Mary Stanley, marystanley@yahoo.com, forwarded by Marge Spille).
352. Transcription of death certificate for Gladys Daisy Freiberg, 24 Nov 1946, Los Angeles, CA, forwarded by Marge Spille.
353. 1913 Denver, CO City Directory.
354. 1920 Colorado census data.
355. Marriage certificate for Charles A. Williamson and Florence E. Bassford, 17 Feb 1922, Denver, CO.
356. Washington, Births, 1883-1935, www.ancestry.com.
357. Death certificate for Theodore Bassford, 3 May 1952, Los Angeles, CA (transcribed by Mary Stanley, marystanley@yahoo.com, forwarded by Marge Spille).
358. Death notice for Theodore Bassford, Los Angeles Times, 4 May 1952, p. A25.
359. 1940 Utah federal census data.
360. 1930 North Carolina census data.
361. 1940 Illinois federal census data.