Jane Fay1

#1464, (February 1837 - 24 February 1918)
Father*Christopher Fay2 (c 1795 - 1849)
Mother*Catherine Smith2 (c 1800 - )


George Scotsman Bass b. c 1837, d. 1881
Children 1.Mary E Bass8 (c 1862 - )
 2.Charles Bass8 (c 1863 - 1949)
Her married name was Bass. 
Birth*February 1837She was born in February 1837 at Kent Co., New BrunswickG.2 
Baptism29 April 1837She was baptized on 29 April 1837 at St-Pierre Church, Cocagne, Dundas Par., Kent Co., New BrunswickG.2 
1851She appeared on the census of 1851 at Shediac Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.3 
Marriage*17 November 1859She married George Scotsman Bass on 17 November 1859 at Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.4 
1881She and George Scotsman Bass appeared on the census of 1881 at Moncton, Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.5 
Death*24 February 1918She died on 24 February 1918 at Albert Co., New BrunswickG.6 
Burial*27 February 1918She was buried on 27 February 1918 at Elmwood Cemetery, Moncton, Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.6,7 


  1. [S200] Fay Family, online www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nbken/FAY.htm.
  2. [S99] Gabriel Drouin, compiler, Drouin Collection: St-Pierre, Cocagne, Cte Kent, 1800-1899 (Montreal, Quebec: Institut Généalogique Drouin), Vol. #3128, 1800-1864, img. 40/128, p. 75, b. 16. Jane Phea, age 2 months, dau. of Christy Phea and Catherine Smith, bapt. 29 Apr 1837 by Ant. Gagnon; sponsors Cyriac Hébert and Rose Hébert. Hereinafter cited as Drouin: St-Pierre Cocagne, 1800-1899.
  3. [S83] 1851 Canada Census (Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia). Jane Fay (14), b. NB, Irish descent, servant in household of George L (40) and Mary E (28) Hanington, both b. NB, English descent.
  4. [S1600] New Brunswick Marriage Registers 1789-1889, online FamilySearch.com, p. 85, no. 4172, img. 81/322. Geore S Bass and Jane Phaie, both of Shediac Par., marr. 17 Nov 1859 by Thomas N Dewolf, rector; witn. J W J Henderson and Louisa Gallagher.
  5. [S42] 1881 Canada Census. George (44), b. NB, carpenter, Church of England; Jane (40), b. NB, Catholic.
  6. [S610] New Brunswick Vital Statistics from Government Records (RS141), online archives.gnb.ca, RS141C4 Provincial Returns of Deaths, Film F18743, No. 1156. Handwritten notice of death. Jane Bass d. Albert Co. 24 Feb 1918, age 81, old age; Presbyterian; bur. Elmwood Cemetery, Moncton, 27 Feb 1918.
  7. [S1628] FindAGrave.com, online findagrave.com, Standing shared memorial. George Scotsman Bass, 1835-1881 / his wife Jane Phay, 1837-1918. Narrative: Jane Fay Bass, b. NB 19 Feb 1837. Memorial 138836867, created by and photo added by Cam Thompson.
  8. [S42] 1881 Canada Census.