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  • Adeline Ellen Nickerson (1825 - 1909)
    From her Thomas Rogers Society page: Ellen Bassett [1]*F, *b. 17 August 1825, *d. 10 November 1909Adeline Ellen Bassett was born on 17 August 1825 at Harwich, MA.[1] She was the daughter of Stephen A B...
  • Agnes Bassett (c.1205 - 1272)
  • Alfred Bassett (1834 - 1880)
  • Lady Alianore Bassett (c.1325 - 1388)
    Alianore Basset is the daughter of Ralph Basset and Joan Sturdon.1 She married Sir John Knyvet.1 Her married name became Knyvet.1Child of Alianore Basset and Sir John KnyvetJohn Knyvet1Citations[S6] G....

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.


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