Sterling Bass was born 14 Feb 1771 in Brunswick Co. Virginia, married Elizabeth Dupree in Virginia on 23 May 1793. He had moved to Baldwin County, Ga by 1820, and then to Russell County, Al, by 1840 where he eventually died on 29 Sep 1855.
Children I have listed for him are: Elizabeth b.1807, Samuel b. 1807, Eliza b. 1810, Allen b. 1815, Sterling Jr b. 1818, Elmira b. 1823.