See also

Family of Robert Henry Bass and Ada Porley

Husband: Robert Henry Bass (1896-1969)
Wife: Ada Porley (1898-1988)
Children: Robert Joseph Bass (1919-2009)
Doreen Bass (1925-2005)
Marriage Banns 15 September 1918 St. Martin's Church, St. Martins View, Potternewton West Riding of Yorkshire, England1
22nd and 29th September 1918, both single and of this parish
Marriage 2 October 1918 St. Martin's Church, St. Martins View, Potternewton West Riding of Yorkshire, England2,3
Robert a labourer, both single and of 105 Sheepscar Street, groom's father John Bass a railway platelayer, bride's father John Joseph Porley a labourer, married by banns and witnessed by Sarah Ann Parsley and Maurice Charles Bass

Husband: Robert Henry Bass

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Robert Henry Bass

Name: Robert Henry Bass4,5,6
Sex: Male
Father: John Bass (1872-1919)
Mother: Mary Clarke Rainbird (1873-1940)
Occupation agricultural labourer then a painter2,7,8
Birth 23 March 1896 Earl Stonham, Suffolk, England5,6,7,8,9
1901 census says born in Stonham, 1939 register says born on 25th March 1896
Baptism 2 April 1899 (age 3) St. Mary the Virgin Church, A1120, Earl Stonham, Suffolk, England6
son of John Bass (labourer) and Mary of Earl Stonham, born on 23rd March 1896. Baptised at the same time as brother Maurice and sister Margaret
Census 31 March 1901 (age 6) Blackwater Hall, Creeting St. Mary, Suffolk, England9
son living in four rooms with his parents John and Mary, sisters Alice, Maggie, Lily and Rose, and brother Morris. Born in Needham
Census 2 April 1911 (age 15) Bridge Street, Needham Market, Suffolk, England7
unmarried son working as a farm labourer and living in six rooms with his parents John and Mary, brothers Maurice, Bertie, Albert and George, and sisters Lily, Rose and Olive. Born in Earl Stonham
Military Service between 7 September 1914 and 13 September 1918 (age 18-22) East Surrey Regiment 3rd Battalion as no:5169 then the Essex Regiment as no:4075710
receiving a gun shot wounds to the back of the right scapula (shoulder) and left leg in 1916, then another gun shot wound in 1917 losing his upper teeth and suffering a fractured jaw. He was 5' 6½" tall, weighed 107lbs with a chest of 32" and exansion of 2½". See personal folder for full details
Census 29 September 1939 (age 43) 2 Potternewton Avenue, Potternewton, West Riding of Yorkshire, England8
a married painter living with his wife Ada, son Robert, daughter Doreen and a closed record (presumably son Kenneth), born on 25th March 1896
Death 10 January 1969 (age 72) Leeds "Registration District", West Riding of Yorkshire, England11,12
Probate 14 March 1969 Probate Court, Wakefield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England12
of 2 Potternewton Avenue Leeds died 10th January 1969, probate of £2,822 (~£42,000 in 2017)

Wife: Ada Porley

Name: Ada Porley2,3,13
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Ada Bass2,3,14
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 6 January 1898 Devonport, Devon, England2,8,13,14,15,16
Census 31 March 1901 (age 3) 20 Ellen's View, Goole, West Riding of Yorkshire, England15
daughter as Ada Parley living in three rooms with her parents J B and S A Parley, and sister SA. Born in Devonport Devon
Census 2 April 1911 (age 13) 26 Ellen's View, Goole, West Riding of Yorkshire, England16
daughter attending school and living in three rooms with her parents John Joseph Beck and Sarah Ann, sister Sarah Ann, and brothers John and Joseph. Born in Ford Devonport
Census 29 September 1939 (age 41) 2 Potternewton Avenue, Potternewton, West Riding of Yorkshire, England8
a married housewife living with her husband Robert, son Robert, daughter Doreen and a closed record (presumably son Kenneth), born on 6th January 1898
Death 17 January 1988 (age 90) Leeds "Registration District", West Yorkshire, England14,17
Probate 23 February 1988 Probate Court, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England17
of 2 Potternewton Avenue Leeds died 17th January 1988, probate not exceeding £70,000 (~£188,000 in 2017)

Child 1: Robert Joseph Bass

Name: Robert Joseph Bass18,19
Sex: Male
Spouse: Jean Margot Chapman (1923-1999)
Occupation shop assistant8
Birth 4 July 1919 Leeds "Registration District", West Riding of Yorkshire, England8,18,19
Census 29 September 1939 (age 20) 2 Potternewton Avenue, Potternewton, West Riding of Yorkshire, England8
an unmarried shop assistant living with his parents Robert and Ada, sister Doreen and a closed record (presumably brother Kenneth), born on 4th July 1919
Death 22 January 2009 (age 89) Leeds, West Yorkshire, England19

Child 3: Doreen Bass

Name: Doreen Bass20
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Doreen Carmody21,22
Spouse: Sydney Lawrence Carmody (1923-2013)
Occupation stockroom assistant23
Birth 4 February 1925 Leeds "Registration District", West Riding of Yorkshire, England20,22,23
Census 29 September 1939 (age 14) 2 Potternewton Avenue, Potternewton, West Riding of Yorkshire, England23
an unmarried stockroom assistant living with her parents Robert and Ada, brother Robert and a closed record (presumably brother Kenneth), born on 4th February 1925. Married a Carmody at a later date
Death July 2005 (age 80) Leeds "Registration District", West Yorkshire, England22

Sources

1"Ancestry Parish Marriages and Banns" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). West Yorkshire, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1813-1935 Potternewton St. Martin banns 1918 page:120 entry:357.
Text From Source: married on 2nd October 1918
2"Ancestry Parish Marriages and Banns" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). West Yorkshire, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1813-1935 Potternewton St. Martin marriages 1918 page:216 entry:432.
3"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Leeds 1918 quarter:4 volume:9b page:717.
4"Pauline Utteridge personal communication". email dated 8th December 2019.
filed under Jessie Clarke Rainbird #14844
5"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Bosmere 1896 quarter:2 volume:4a page:866.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Clark
6"Suffolk Family History Society - Bosmere and Claydon Baptisms 1813-1900" (2008 SFK-BPI-11 own copy). Earl Stonham St. Mary baptisms entry:783.
Text From Source: born 23rd March 1896
7"Census 1911" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece10776 class:RG78 piece:582 registration district:211 sub-district:2 enumeration district:10 schedule:269.
8"1939 UK Register" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:3437G page:4 line:42 letter code:KGEH.
9"Census 1901" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1770 folio:21 page:14.
10"FindMyPast British Army Service Records" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). born 1897.
11"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Leeds 1969 quarter:1 volume:2c page:282.
Text From Source: aged 72
12UK Government Probate Service, "UK Government Find a Will" (on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). 1969 page:150.
13"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Stoke Damerel 1898 quarter:1 volume:5b page:315.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Dale
14"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Leeds 1988 quarter:1 register:188 volume:5 page:749.
Text From Source: born 6th January 1898
15"Census 1901" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:4424 folio:126 page:34.
16"Census 1911" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece28287 class:RG78 piece:1617 registration district:514 sub-district:2 enumeration district:12 schedule:345.
17UK Government Probate Service, "UK Government Find a Will" (on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). 1988 page:481 ref:8851602608L.
Text From Source: died 17th January 1988
18"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Leeds 1919 quarter:3 volume:9b page:407.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Porley
19"FindMyPast United Kingdom Deaths 2007-2017 Transcription" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Leeds.
Text From Source: died 22nd January 2009, born 4th July 1919
20"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Leeds 1925 quarter:1 volume:9b page:436.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Porley
21"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Leeds 1949 quarter:3 volume:2c page:715.
22"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Leeds 2005 quarter:3 district:0921K register:K28C entry:33 date:0705.
Text From Source: born 4th February 1925
23"1939 UK Register" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:3437G page:5 line:2 letter code:KGEH.