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  • Adeline Ellen Nickerson (1825 - 1909)
    From her Thomas Rogers Society page: Adeline Ellen Bassett [1] F, b. 17 August 1825, d. 10 November 1909 Adeline Ellen Bassett was born on 17 August 1825 at Harwich, MA.[1] She was the ...
  • Agnes Bassett (c.1205 - 1272)
  • Alianor de Bassett (c.1287 - d.)
  • Alice Basset (c.1196 - 1224)
  • Alice Basset (c.1184 - c.1263)
    Thomas Basset, a Magna Charta Surety, 1215. He had a daughter, Alice (Mabel). 2. Alice (Mabel) Basset married (1) William Malet, Magna Charta Surety, 1215, descendant of William Malet, Lord Malet, ge...

About the Bassett surname

The surname Bassett is part of the ancient legacy of the early Norman inhabitants that arrived in England after the Norman Conquest of 1066. Bassett was a Norman name used for a person of small stature having devived from the Old English word bas, meaning short.

Variations: Basset, Bassit, Basett


If you are interested in the Bassett family, please visit the Bassett Family project.

Also see Bassett Family Association.