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Finous was born on January 16th, 1881 in Daviess Co., Kentucky.1   Finous' father was Jeremiah Henderson Basham and his mother was Sarah Ellen Higgs.  His paternal grandparents were Cary Jackson 'Jack' Basham and Annis Warner; his maternal grandparents were Alfred Higgs and Sarah Jane Calloway. He had ten brothers and six sisters, named Harvey, Hilous, Benjamin Harrison (Ben), Eugene C (Gene), Eulace, Edward Otis, Ruthford, Flora, Chester, Harold, Bertha S., Pearl, Carrie, Essie, Anna Lee and Clara Louise.  He was the second oldest of the seventeen children. He had a half-sister named Mary Jane.  He died at the age of 61 on July 3rd, 1942 in Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., Ind.1 

Finous' first family with Frona Elizabeth Bivins

‌Finous and Frona Elizabeth were married in a religious ceremony on January 15th, 1898 in Hancock Co., Kentucky.1   They had a son and two daughters, named Oliver, Helen L. and Beulah.

Finous' second family with Bertha Beckham

‌Finous and Bertha were married in a religious ceremony on May 31st, 1939 in Henderson Co., Kentucky.1 

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