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Sam and Nellie Wilson
Sam and Nellie Wilson
[Photo from the collection of Mary Jane Herrell, courtesy of Mary Whisenhunt]
Leah, Gearge and Mabel (about 1910)
Leah, George and Mabel (about 1910)
[Photo from the collection of Mary Jane Herrell, courtesy of Mary Whisenhunt]


Nellie Gertrude Cassingham is the daughter of James Alpheus Cassingham and Mary Catherine Wolf. She was born 11 Apr 1886 in Miami County, Indiana. She died 21 Jan 1957 at age 70 in Miami, Miami, Indiana.

On 8 Nov 1902, she married Samuel Wilson in Miami County, Indiana. He was born about 1877. He died in 1922 at about age 45 in Miami, Miami, Indiana.

Children of Nellie Gertrude Cassingham and Samuel Wilson:

  1. Leah Marie Wilson was born 11 Sep 1903 in Miami County, Indiana.
  2. Mabel Irene Wilson was born 9 Jul 1905 in Peru, Miami, Indiana.
  3. George J. Wilson was in 1907 in Miami County, Indiana.


Most information provided by Nellie's niece, Mary Jane Herrell.

Nellie: Marriage from "Miami County, Indiana Marriages 1850-1920."

Samuel: Birth surmised from "Miami County, Indiana Marriages 1850-1920" which lists his age as 25.

Census Listings

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



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.