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Charleston Four Corners Cemetery
Montgomery County, NY
a stone's throw from Carlisle

latitude 42° 48' 12" N; longitude 74° 24' 15" W
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note: the listing for this cemetery is maintained on the Montgomery County GenWeb site and can be found here

Listings on this page are not necessarily complete and may not represent all of the stones in this cemetery. Please send additional submissions and corrections to Doug Boyer

Charleston Four Corners Cemetery Charleston Four Corners Cemetery

Lois and Flora Bassett tombstones

Lois and Flora Bassett

Phebe Bassett tombstone

Phebe Bassett

Francis BASSETT b: 27 Mar 1807  d: 9 May 1888 in  New York. buried in Charleston Four Corners cemetery with wife 
Polly RANDALL BASSETT b: 18 Apr 1806  d: 22 Jun 1882 (I also have found this information on his death)  
Vital Records, State of New York, Death Certificate 17178
Francis BASSETT, aged 81 years, one month, 28 days. Male, Widowed, Retired. Birthplace- Carlisle. Father’s name -
     Francis BASSETT. Mother’s name- Mary HUGHES.
Reported by - John H. Relyea. Died 9 May 1888 at about 6 pm at Grovernors Corners of Paralysis- Isaac F. Scott, MD 
Francis and Polly were married 18 Apr 1827 in Worchestor , Otsego Co. New York 
Children of Polly and Francis Bassett are as follows.
Delia Mariah Bassett b: 5 Jul 1828
Phebe Catharine Bassett b: 1 Jan 1831 ( head stone pic included) buried in Four corners cemetery
James Ira Bassett b:18 Apr 1833 d: 15 Sep 1864 buried in Charleston Four Corners cemetery with parents
Elisa Mary Bassett b: 1836 
Martin L Bassett  9 Sep 1838 d: Mar 1908 buried in Charleston Four Corners Cemetery with first wife, Ruth Ann Kimball
     and his parents. (This is my grandfather)
Hiram Bassett b: 24 Apr 1840 
Harriet Bassett b: 18 Mar 1841 
Henry Bassett b: 1844 
Martin Bassett:  married 1. Ruth Ann Kimball b: 30 Jul 1841 d: 17 Dec 1866 
children of this couple are
Ella M Bassett b: 9 Aug 1863
Martin then married 2. Mary Melissa Grosvenor . Mary was b: 4 Jan 1847 in Grosvenor Corners NY d: 23 Dec 1913 
This couple were married 7 Oct 1871 
children from this couple are:
Flora Bassett b 3 Apr 1872 d 8 Jan 1875 buried in Charleston Four Corners Cemetery 
Lois Bassett b: 26 Jul 1874  d 29 Jan 1875 also buried in Charleston Four Corners Cemetery
Note; these two girl are buried a couple rows away from the parents. One has to look around to find all of this family.
Floyd Bassett b: 24 Oct 1875  married Minnie Gaylor
Mina Bassett b: 28 Sep 1877 married Mr Marcus Bennett. ( I am in touch with their grand daughter and great grand
     daughter on a regular bases. I have much information on this part of the Bassett line.)
Robie Bassett b: 25 Nov 1879 married Arthur D Johnson. 
Meryle Bassett b: 1 Apr 1882 died 19 Dec 1903
Edna Bassett b: 23 Jun 1884  married Fred Rauer
Jesse Bassett b: 30 Jul 1886 d 22 Aug 1886 buried in Charleston Four corners Cemetery
Lysle Erwin Bassett b: 4 Oct 1893 d: 1 Nov 1959 Syracuse NY. is buried in Oakwood Cemetery Syracuse New York.
     (this is my dad) Lysle was married 1. Elsie Raymond. 2. Gudrun Christensen. 3. Edith Mae Sheller this is my mother. 
Edith Mae Sheller Bassett b: 17 Oct 1910 East Greenbush NY d: 30 Sep 2000 Auburn New York.
submitted by Marlene Bassett Jan 27, 2005

Charleston Four Corners Cemetery Charleston Four Corners Cemetery
Charleston Four Corners Cemetery Charleston Four Corners Cemetery
Charleston Four Corners Cemetery Charleston Four Corners Cemetery
Charleston Four Corners Cemetery

note: the listing for this cemetery is maintained on the Montgomery County GenWeb site and can be found here


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