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William Bassett, charcoal burner, son of William Bassett, farm labourer and Harriet Bassett
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Date
Type
Information
Source
 
28th November 1840
Born
In the Parish of Crowborough, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
13th March 1841
Christened
At St. Denys Church in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; son of William Bassett (labourer) and Harriet Bassett
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
6th June 1841
Census
At Crowborough in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; William Bassett, M, [Son], age , born Sussex
1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
30th March 1851
Census
At Coldharbour in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Son; occupation: scholar
1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
7th April 1861
Census
At Croborough in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; William Bassett, M, Son, single, age 20, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
 
c 1868
Married
Mary
 
 
21st June 1868
Birth of a son
Arthur in the Parish of Buxted, Sussex
1871 Census
Buxted, Sussex
 
2nd August 1871
Birth of a son
Ernest in the Parish of Buxted, Sussex
1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
25th November 1871
Married
Mary Killick at St. Denys Church in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
3rd April 1881
Census
At Slaugham Gill in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; William Bassett, M, Head, married, age 40, born Rotherfield; occupation: charcoal burner
1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
5th April 1891
Census
At Slaugham Gill in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; William Bassett, M, Head, married, age 50, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: charcoal burner
1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
Oct to Dec 1905
Married
Caroline Wickens; registered at Uckfield District, Sussex; ref: 1905 Q4 Vol 2b Page 314
Register of marriages
 
2nd April 1911
Census
At Oak Cottages, Stone Mill Farm, Rotherfield in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; William Bassett, M, Head, married, age 70, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general labourer
1911 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Bassett, Baset, Basett, Basset, Bassott family records
The ancestral pedigree of William Bassett, charcoal burner
  
 William Bassettm: c 1765Sarah 
 b: c 1745  b: c 1745 
  
     
 Sarah John William Joseph William
 b: 1772 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 19th Jul 1772 St. Denys Church
 b: 1774 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 1st Jan 1775 St. Denys Church
d: Dec 1777 Rotherfield, Sussex
bur: 4th Dec 1777 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1776 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 10th Nov 1776 St. Denys Church
 b: 1779 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 14th Mar 1779 St. Denys Church
d: Apr 1856 Rotherfield, Sussex
bur: 7th Apr 1856 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1782 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 27th Oct 1782 St. Denys Church
        
Great-
Grandfather
record
   
   
    
 William Bassett
farmer
m: 22nd Apr 1804 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, SussexAnnsley Avis 
 b: 1782 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 27th Oct 1782 St. Denys Church
  b: 1785 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 21st May 1785 St. Michael's Church
d: Sep 1858 Rotherfield, Sussex
bur: 28th Sep 1858 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
  
    
 William Ann Job Mary Anne
 b: 1805 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 15th Sep 1805 St. Denys Church
d: Dec 1874 Rotherfield, Sussex
bur: 20th Dec 1874 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 9th Sep 1809 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 22nd Oct 1809 St. Denys Church
 b: 3rd Jun 1814 Boars Head, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 31st Jul 1814 St. Denys Church
d: Nov 1879 Rotherfield, Sussex
registered at Uckfield District, Sussex
ref: 1879 Q4 Vol 2b Page 65
bur: 24th Nov 1879 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 3rd Apr 1817 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 19th Jul 1829 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
       
Grandfather
record
  
  
    
 William Bassett
farm labourer
m: 11th Nov 1834 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, SussexHarriet 
 b: 1805 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 15th Sep 1805 St. Denys Church
d: Dec 1874 Rotherfield, Sussex
bur: 20th Dec 1874 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 23rd Nov 1812 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 24th Jan 1813 St. Denys Church
d: Nov 1861 Rotherfield, Sussex
bur: 24th Nov 1861 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
  
         
Harriett  William Charles Sarah Emma Job Frances Ellen
b: 1835 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 16th Aug 1835 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 28th Nov 1840 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 13th Mar 1841 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 30th Oct 1843 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 14th Jan 1844 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
d: Apr 1856 Rotherfield, Sussex
bur: 15th Apr 1856 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 5th Nov 1846 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 7th Feb 1847 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
d: Mar 1849 Rotherfield, Sussex
bur: 18th Mar 1849 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 25th Sep 1849 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 2nd Dec 1849 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
d: Jul 1850 Rotherfield, Sussex
bur: 28th Jul 1850 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1852 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 4th Jul 1852 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1856 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 22nd May 1856 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
d: Jul 1856 Rotherfield, Sussex
bur: 5th Jul 1856 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1858 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 11th Jul 1858 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
d: Jan 1864 Rotherfield, Sussex
bur: 24th Jan 1864 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
   Mary Ann           
   b: 15th Mar 1838 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 6th May 1838 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
           
                   
Parental
record
   
   
   
1st marriageWilliam Bassett
charcoal burner
m: c 1868Mary 
 b: 28th Nov 1840 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 13th Mar 1841 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1838 Barcombe, Sussex 
  
  
 Arthur 
 b: 21st Jun 1868 Buxted, Sussex
ch: 12th Oct 1879 Crowborough Chapel [a.k.a. All Saints Church], Crowborough, Sussex
 
   
Family
record
    
2nd marriageWilliam Bassett
charcoal burner
m: 25th Nov 1871 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, SussexMary Killick 
 b: 28th Nov 1840 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 13th Mar 1841 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1828 Slaugham Gill, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 26th Aug 1832 St. Denys Church
d: Oct to Dec 1904
registered at Uckfield District, Sussex
ref: 1904 Q4 Vol 2b Page 69
 
  
  
 Ernest 
 b: 2nd Aug 1871 Buxted, Sussex
ch: 12th Oct 1879 Crowborough Chapel [a.k.a. All Saints Church], Crowborough, Sussex
 
 
   
3rd marriageWilliam Bassett
charcoal burner
m: Oct to Dec 1905
registered at Uckfield District, Sussex
ref: 1905 Q4 Vol 2b Page 314
Caroline Wickens 
 b: 28th Nov 1840 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 13th Mar 1841 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1848 Rotherfield, Sussex 

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