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Ephraim Bass[1]

Male 1811 - 1894  (82 years)


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  • Name Ephraim Bass 
    Born 10 Oct 1811  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • According to the 1850 Census, Ephraim would have been born in 1808.
    Gender Male 
    Census 24 Sep 1850  Giles Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 24 Jul 1860  Giles Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 24 Jul 1860  Giles Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Overseer 
    Census 11 Aug 1870  Giles Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1 Jun 1880  Giles Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • In the 1880 census, a black servant named Sam Bass, age 18, is enumerated with the family.
    Died 26 Aug 1894  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Nash, Ellis Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Glenwood Cemetery 
    Person ID I182  John Reglin
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2014 

    Father Ephraim Bass,   b. Abt 1767, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1830  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Mother Patsy Lanier,   b. 1782, Brunswick Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1827  (Age < 44 years) 
    Married 14 Mar 1799  Brunswick Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F105  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Terressa Euzede Strickland,   b. 17 Dec 1843, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1892  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 7 Apr 1865 
    Children 
     1. Adell Bass,   b. 1867, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Adeline Bass,   b. Aug 1867, Giles Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1910, Barry, Williamson Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years)
     3. Ephraim Bass, Jr.,   b. Aug 1869, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. William Luther Bass,   b. 12 Feb 1871, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1964, Ellis Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
     5. Ida Frances Bass,   b. 9 Oct 1873, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1904, Nash, Ellis Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
     6. Octavia Bass,   b. 1874,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Mabel Bass,   b. 1878, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F24  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Jane,   b. 1812, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1853 and 1860  (Age 41 years) 
    Children 
     1. Mary Elizabeth Bass,   b. 1836, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1908  (Age 72 years)
     2. Sarah Bass,   b. 18 Jul 1838, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1909  (Age 70 years)
     3. Martha Bass,   b. 1843, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Harriet Bass,   b. 1845, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Mildred P. Bass,   b. 1850, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1882, Ellis Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     6. Houston Bass,   b. 1853, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F23  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Lived in Giles Co. TN; in 1850 census 111-670. VA 1820 shows EphraimBass (could be his father). Birth year varies from 1808 to 1812 according to census records. Buried Glenwood Cemetery, Nash, TX, with second wife, Terressa. Bought land in
      Giles Co., TN (could be his father) in 1838 and 1844 according to BASS FAMILIES OF THE SOUTH

      Served on a jury Nov. 2, 1868 Giles Co.

      Served on jury Giles Co. Oct 5, 1868.

      1860 Giles Co census shows wife dead, Mary Elizabeth gone (already married).

      Mildred Bass gives his birthplace as Georgia on 1920 and 1920 censuses.

      Find-a-Grave has links to the children.

      --Other Fields

      RFN: 33

      Birth: Quality: 0

      Death: Quality: 0

  • Sources 
    1. [S177] Find A Grave, 14 November 2014; Ephariam Bass; Ephariam Bass; 34782172; Patricia Kemper.

    2. [S151] 1880 US Federal Census, Giles Co., TN, 8th District; ED 106; Page 1; dwelling 4, family 6; Ephraim Bass.

    3. [S165] 1850 US Federal Census, Giles Co., TN, Page 670; Dwelling 111, Family 111; Ephraim Bass.

    4. [S161] 1860 US Federal Census, Giles Co., TN, Northern Division, Lynnville Post Office; Page 132; Dwelling 925, Family 925; Eph Bass.

    5. [S154] 1870 US Federal Census, Giles Co., TN, Page 21; dwelling 155, family 155; Ephraim Bass.


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