Family:Joseph Bassett and Mary Lapham (1)

b. est 1632
d. 1712
 
b. bef 1639
 
m. bef 1659
Facts and Events
Marriage[1] bef 1659 Based on estimated date of birth of eldest known child.
Children
BirthDeath
1.
2.
JAN 1735
3.
13 Apr 1734
4.
5.
6.
BEF 11 NOV 1724
7.
 
8.
20 APR 1750
9.
29 JUL 1768
References
  1. William Bassett, in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Pilgrim Migration: Immigrants to Plymouth Colony 1620-1633. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004), 51.

    Joseph Bassett … m. (1) by about 1660 Mary _____ (said to be his stepsister Mary Lapham, daughter of Thomas Lapham [see NEHGR 115:85].

  2.   Barclay, Mrs. John E. Rebecca Lapham, Wife of Samuel(3) White or John(3) Washburn, 115:85.

    … the daughter Mary (Lapham) may have married her stepbrother, Joseph Bassett.

  3.   Joseph Bassett, in Bassette, Buell Burdett. One Bassett family in America: with all connections in America and many in Great Britain and France : principally an outline of what the ancestors did to help make America, mainly from original records heretofore unpublished. (New Britain, Conn.: self-published, 1926), 11.

    1658 Mr. John McIlvene of Northampton, a very keen Bassett historian, was almost certain that Joseph Bassett married (1) about this year his step sister Mary Lapham. If so he was now 23 while she was about 17.