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Genealogical notes on Bassett and allied families / compiled by Sheldon Brainerd Thorpe and Frank G. Bassett

Identifier: RG074_050

Scope and Content

Includes 24 volumes of genealogical notes, plus index. Volumes 1-3, 5 and a part of 6, were compiled by Sheldon Brainerd Thorpe, of North Haven, Conn. Nearly all of the other volumes are the work of Frank G. Bassett, of Seymour, Conn.


  • Creation: circa 1890-1923

Language of Materials

The records are in English.

Restrictions on Access

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Biographical Note

Sheldon B.Thorpe and Frank G. Bassett were both historians of the Bassett Family Association of America. Mr. Bassett, at various times, also held the offices of scribe, treasurer, and secretary of that Association.


3 cubic feet


Genealogical notes on Bassett and allied families that were compiled by Sheldon Brainerd Thorpe and Frank G. Bassett.

Related Material

RG 074:015, Frank G. Bassett Genealogical Papers

Bassett family : History and Genealogy Unit Special Genealogical File, 1812-1954, Connecticut State Library [CSL call number StLib History Reference Spec.Gen.File Bassett ]

RG 074:050, Genealogical Notes on Bassett and Allied Families
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Part of the Connecticut State Library Repository