Basil Elisha Webster

Basil Elisha Webster

Male 1839 - 1905  (65 years)

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  • Name Basil Elisha Webster 
    Born 22 May 1839  Chatham Co. N.C. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 24 Feb 1905  Chatham Co. N.C. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Emmaus Bapt, Ch., Chatham Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I0889  avefamily
    Last Modified 3 Feb 2006 

    Father Richard S. Webster, Jr.,   b. 1817, Chatham Co. N.C. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1893  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Sarah Auld,   b. ABT. 1815, Chatham Co. N.C. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1859, Chatham Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Married 1 Sep 1834  Chatham Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F051  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Asseneth Straughan,   b. 30 Oct 1840, Chatham Co. N.C. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1908, Chatham Co. N.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 30 Oct 1860  home E.H. Straughan by Dr. Wm Lineberry Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Charles Manly Webster,   b. 15 Aug 1861,   d. 1 Nov 1937  (Age 76 years)
    +2. John Wilson Webster,   b. Oct 1864, Chatham Co. N.C. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1935  (Age ~ 70 years)
     3. Ella Webster,   b. 1867
     4. William Basel Webster,   b. 30 Oct 1882,   d. 2 Jan 1957  (Age 74 years)
    Family ID F146  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 May 1839 - Chatham Co. N.C. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Feb 1905 - Chatham Co. N.C. Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Webster, Basel E. (1839-1903)
    Webster, Basel E. (1839-1903)

  • Notes 
    • Born in Chatham Co., where he resided as a farmer. Enlisted in CSA army in 61st NC Inf Co. D on 7/16/1862 for the war. Mustered in as Pvt., promoted to Corp. 12/27/1862, and to Sgt. on 6/1/1864 at Cold Harbor battlefield. Fought at battle of Crater and Cold Harbor, among many others.


      EMMAUS BAPTIST CHURCH
      Location: Hadley Township. On north side of SR 1346, Silk Hope--Gum Springs Road, 0.2 mile east of SR 1559, Emerson Cook Road

      Coordinates: 35d 46m 18.0s N; 79d 16m 25.0s W
      In December 1965, Lots Sugg Willett, Guilford Battle Chapter, DAR, Greensboro, North Carolina, recorded 240 grave markers with legible data and 68 field stones. On 15 March 1997, Will and Audrey Heiser recorded data from 261 grave markers, and noted 43 unmarked graves or illegible markers.

      Webster, Basel E. (b.22 May 1839 - d.24 Feb 1905)
      3' pedestal. DAR 1965, p. 26 west side of pedestal. Location row 7.

      Webster, Mary (b.1823 - d.24 May 1903)
      Wife of Richard Webster. DAR 1965, p. 27 Marker not found byAOH.

      Webster, Richard (b.1817 - d.11 Nov 1893)
      Husband of Mary Webster. "At Rest". 4' pedestal. DAR 1965, p. 27. Location row 9.