Charles Wesley Cassingham was born 26 Mar 1863/1864 in Durham, Hancock, Illinois. Wesley, as he was sometimes called, is the son of Alexander Cassingham and Frances A. Wheeler. He died 20 Apr 1959 at about age 95. He is buried in the La Harpe Cemetery, La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois.
On 2 Feb 1888, he married Durinda C. Atwater in Illinois. Rindy, as she was known, is the daughter of John J. Atwater and Mary Dunn. She was born 31 Jan 1869 in Illinois. She died 12 Mar 1931 at age 62. She is buried in the La Harpe Cemetery, La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois.
Children of Charles Wesley Cassingham and Durinda C. Atwater:
Durinda: Usually called Rindy, some sources list her name as Mirinda.
But the 1880 Census [Durham, Hancock,
IL. p. 98] clearly states: Durinda Atwaters (note the "s" on the last name).
Charles: Marriage from the Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1783 - 1900.
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