William Bassingthwaighte was born 1824 in Essex, England, United Kingdom to Edward Bassingthwaighte (1791-1857) and Susanna Wright (1798-1874) and died 1 March 1877 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Jane Broadhead (1836-1904) 10 October 1854 in Bungonia, New South Wales, Australia. Ancestors are from the United Kingdom.


Offspring of William Bassingthwaighte and Jane Broadhead (1836-1904)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Emma Bassingthwaighte (1855)
William Bassingthwaighte (1857-1883)
Jane S Bassingthwaighte (1859)
Mary Eliza Bassingthwaighte (1861)
Henry Bassingthwaighte (1863-1950)
Florence Gertrude Bassingthwaighte (1866-1930)
Emily J Bassingthwaighte (1868-1877)
Aubrey Roland Bassingthwaighte (1870-1941)
Cedric Isaac Bassingthwaighte (1873-1905)
Archibald Ernest Bassingthwaighte (1875-1930)
Ada May Bassingthwaighte (1877-1959)

Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
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¶ Death
  • BASSINGTHWAIGHTE.—March 18, at the residence of his brother-in-law, Mr. M. Systrum, Hibernia-terrace, Albion-street, William, second son of the late E. Bassingthwaighte, of Larbert, Braidwood, native of England, aged 54 years, leaving a large circle of friends to mourn their loss.
The Sydney Morning Herald, 19 March 1877, page 1
  • BASSINGTHWAIGHTE—March 18, at the residence of his sister, No. 2, Albion-street, Hibernia Terrace, after a long and painful illness, which he bore with Christian fortitude, William, second son of the late Edward Bassingthwaighte, of Larbert, aged 53 years.
Australian Town and Country Journal, 31 March 1877, page 32
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