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HELP! Grave has been located flag male ancestor  John  BASSETT

  (b. 24 December 1652 New Haven, New Haven Colony   d. 8 February 1714 New Haven, Crown Colony of Connecticut )  

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John BASSETT was born 24 December 1652 in New Haven, New Haven Colony

John BASSETT was the child of William BASSETT   and   Hannah DICKERMAN?

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John  married  Mercy TODD abt. 1675 in New Haven, Connecticut Colony .  The couple had (at least) 9 children. Mercy TODD  was born 18 February 1656 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA (Westville).  Mercy died 8 April 1717 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA (Westville). 

John BASSETT died 8 February 1714 in New Haven, Crown Colony of Connecticut .
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Prior to 1638 - Connecticut, New England
1638 - 1662 - New Haven Colony
1662 - 1687 - Connecticut Colony
1688 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1787 - Crown Colony of Connecticut
January 5, 1788 - Connecticut becomes 5th U.S. state

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John BASSETT married Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Mercy TODD-- Date: abt. 1675 Place: New Haven, Connecticut Colony

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1652 Birth
Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906
name: John Bassett
gender: Male
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birth date: 24 Dec 1652
death date:
name note:
father's name: William Bassett
father's birthplace:
father's age:
mother's name:
mother's birthplace:
mother's age:
indexing project (batch) number: 7450305
system origin: Connecticut-ODM
source film number: unknown
reference number: (Mormon Genealogy Records)

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1656 - The pendulum clock is invented (Christiaan Huygens, Netherlands)
1666 - Isaac Newton discovers gravity
1676 Birth of Child
Mercy BASSETT was born 15 December 1676, New Haven, Connecticut, USA (Westville)
1679 Birth of Child
Hannah BASSETT was born 2 October 1679, New Haven, Connecticut, USA (Westville)
1682 Birth of Child
Sarah BASSETT was born 3 June 1682, New Haven, Connecticut, USA (Westville)
1685 Birth of Child
Lydia BASSETT was born 10 August 1685, New Haven, Connecticut, USA (Westville)
1687 Birth of Child
Abigail BASSETT was born 15 March 1687, New Haven, Connecticut, USA (Westville)
1691 Birth of Child
John BASSETT was born 11 July 1691, New Haven, Connecticut, USA (Westville)
1694 Birth of Child
Joseph BASSETT was born 19 April 1694, New Haven, Connecticut, USA (Westville)
1695 Birth of Child
Rebecca BASSETT was born 14 March 1695, New Haven, Connecticut, USA (Westville)
1697 Birth of Child
Joseph BASSETT was born 14 December 1697, New Haven, Connecticut, USA (Westville)
1698 - The steam engine is invented (Thomas Savery, England)
Name: Captain John Bassett
Gender: Male
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Death Date: 08 Feb 1714
Death Place:
Age: 61
Birth Date: 1653
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B03743-5
System Origin: Connecticut-EASy
GS Film number: 3349
Reference ID: 69

'Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934,' database, FamilySearch ( ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:F7L9-QNR : 9 February 2018), Captain John Bassett, 08 Feb 1714; citing , reference 69; FHL microfilm 3,349. (Mormon Genealogy Records)

John is buried at: Center Church on the Green Churchyard New Haven New Haven County Connecticut, USA
Added: 9/12/2008 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 2/4/2022 5:17:17 PM

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