Edward was born in 1827 in Towcester, Northamptonshire, the son of unknown parents.[Note 2]
He died after 1881. The place is not known.
His wife was Hannah Holton, whom he married on 20 APR 1852 in Paulerspury, Northamptonshire. Their four known children were John Davis (c1855->1881), Thomas (c1856-?), Caroline (c1863-?) and Charles (c1870-?).
|See Note 2|
1881 census - mormon CD version
|See Note 3|
!WILL: Elizabeth Holton probed 7 Aug 1883 names daughter's husband & son.
!CENSUS: 1881; England; Northamptonshire; Towcester; Page 15; 85 Jubilee Row;
FHL film 1341370.
from 1827 to 1830
Dwelling: Jubilee Row
Census Place: Towcester, Northampton, England
Source: FHL Film 1341370 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 1536 Folio 64 Page 15
Marr Age Sex Birthplace
Edward BASFORD M 51 M Towcester, Northampton, England
Hannah BASFORD M 52 F Paulerspury, Northampton, England
John BASFORD U 26 M Towcester, Northampton, England
Caroline BASFORD U 18 F Towcester, Northampton, England
Charles BASFORD 11 M Towcester, Northampton, England
Sam HALL U 25 M Towcester, Northampton, England
|Source:||1881 census - mormon CD version|
|Publisher:||Church of latter-day saints|
|Source:||Basford research by Helen Schmidt|
|Publisher:||email to skf Jan 2004|