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Thomas Cassingham (Sr.)
Henry Cassingham
Edwin Wallace Cassingham

Edwin Wallace Cassingham was born 15 Sep 1861 in Gardner, Grundy, Illinois. Wallace, as he is known, is the son of Henry Cassingham and Jane Osler. He died 7 Jun 1941 at the age of 79 in Warrensburg, Johnson, Missouri.

On 9 Oct 1889, he married Margaret Ione Snyder in Gardner, Grundy, Illinois. She was born about 1860/1866 in Williamsville, Sangamon, Illinois. Margaret is the daughter of Chester K. Snyder and Polly I. Howland. Margaret died on Easter Sunday, 6 Apr 1936 in Warrensburg, Johnson, Missouri.

Children of Edwin Wallace Cassingham and Margaret Ione Snyder:

  1. Chester Snyder Cassingham (Sr.) was born 23 Aug 1890 in Wilmington, Will, Illinois.


Edwin & Margaret: Births and Deaths given in a letter from grandson, Chester Cassingham, Jr., to Daniel Edwards (1973).
Marriage from the Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763 - 1900.

Census Listings

The individuals in this family appear in the following census listings.

  • Edwin: 1870 Census. Braceville, Grundy, Illinois. Page 16.
  • Edwin: 1880 Census. Braceville, Grundy, Illinois. Page 12.


We are actively seeking more information on the individuals listed here (and their descendants). If you have any additional information, photographs or documents to share: please e-mail me.
Daniel Edwards

Last Updated: Sunday, April 07, 2002.