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1. Information from Ed Bassford, 4 Railway Cottages, Ripe Lane, Firle, Lewes, East Sussex BN8 6NJ, UK, ed.bassford@virgin.net, 2005.
2. International Genealogical Index, www.familysearch.com.
4. Pedigree Resource File, www.familysearch.com.
5. Andrea Smith, mickey.geraghty@virgin.net, 2006.
7. World Family Tree, www.ancestry.com. date.
8. A Pioneer Dead - One of the First Settlers of Sevastopol Falls a Victim to Pneumonia - Sketch of an Eventful Career, Door County Advocate, Door Co., WI, 25 Jan 1902.
9. 1860 Wisconsin census data.
10. 1870 federal census for Door Co., WI, http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/wi/door/census/1870.
12. 1880 Wisconsin census data.
13. 1900 Wisconsin census data.
14. Will of the Late George Bassford, Door County Advocate, Door Co., WI, 8 Feb 1902.
15. World Family Tree, www.ancestry.com.
16. Roger Estes, 8255 Buena Vista Avenue, Los Molinos, CA 96055, estes9946@sbcglobal.net, 2005-2007.
17. Death notice for George Bassford, Door County Advocate, Door Co., WI, 1902.
18. 1910 Wisconsin census data.
19. 1930 Wisconsin census data.
20. 1940 Wisconsin census data.
21. 1900 Michigan census data.
22. 1920 census data for Door Co., WI, www.us-census.org/pub-ftp/wi/door/1920/ed69-pg137a.txt.
23. Michigan Births 1867-1902, http://search.labs.familysearch.org.
24. 1870 Dakota Territory census data.
27. Hjalmar Rued Holand, History of Door County, Wisconsin: The County Beautiful, S. J. Clarke Pub. Co., Chicago, 1917, p. 324.
28. World Family Tree, www.ancestry.com. place.
29. 1920 Montana census data.
30. www.usgenweb.com Archives.
31. Montana Death Index, 1860-2007, www.ancestry.com.
32. Find-A-Grave Website, www.findagrave.com.
33. Article about visit of Henry Bassford, Door County Advocate, 1 Feb 1902.
34. Washington Death Index, www.ancestry.com, 2002.
35. Social Security number application for Lloyd Roosevelt Bassford, 27 Feb 1939.
36. Wisconsin Death Index, 1820-1907, www.ancestry.com.
37. Message from Barbara Bassford Lambert, posted on Bassford surname message board at http://www.familyhistory.com, 8 Nov 1999.
38. A Double Bereavement, Door County Advocate, Door Co., WI, 1 Feb 1902.
39. Hjalmar Rued Holand, History of Door County, Wisconsin: The County Beautiful, S. J. Clarke Pub. Co., Chicago, 1917, p. 189.
40. 1910 Michigan census data.
41. 1930 Michigan census data.
42. Wisconsin Marriage Index. Pre 1907, www.ancestry.com.
43. Hjalmar Rued Holand, History of Door County, Wisconsin: The County Beautiful, S. J. Clarke Pub. Co., Chicago, 1917, p. 143.
44. “Death notice for Gertrude A. Bassford,” Ironwood Daily Globe, Ironwood, MI, 24 Jun 1930.
45. Hjalmar Rued Holand, History of Door County, Wisconsin: The County Beautiful, S. J. Clarke Pub. Co., Chicago, 1917.
46. Hjalmar Rued Holand, History of Door County, Wisconsin: The County Beautiful, S. J. Clarke Pub. Co., Chicago, 1917, p. 325.
47. Social Security Death Index, accessed from www.ancestry.com.
48. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, www.ancestry.com.
49. Ancestral File, www.familysearch.com.
50. 1920 Wisconsin census data.
51. Wisconsin Death Index, 1959-1979, http://www.vitalsearch-ca.com/gen/wi/_vitals/wide59_t.htm.
52. “Henry E. Bassford, 64, father of Helena Man, Dies in Idaho,” Independent Record, Helena, MT, 9 Mar 1954.
53. 1930 Montana census data.
54. 1940 Montana census data.
55. Montana Death Index, 1907-1953, www.ancestry.com.
56. Information from Tacoma Public Library, Tacoma, WA, forwarded by Marge Spille, 2001.
57. Information from Larry Ridgley, larry_ridgley@hp.com, 2002.
58. 1940 Idaho census data.
59. Obituary of Marion L. Bassford, transcription from Ellie Grover, ellie_b_48@yahoo.com, forwarded by Marge Spille, 2001.
60. Western States Marriage Record Index, http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/fhc/gbsearch.htm.
61. Wisconsin Death Index, 1959-1997, www.ancestry.com.
62. Barbara Lambert, MAMALAMB26@CS.COM, 2003.
63. “Obituary for Herbert C. Bassford,” Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Milwaukee, WI, 24 Jan 2001, p. 99.
64. 1940 Michigan census data.
65. U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1, www.ancestry.com.
66. “Obituary for Rosemary Bassford,” Ashland Daily Press, Ashland, OH, 25 Oct. 2004.
67. Find-A-Grave Website, www.findagrave.com. gravestone.