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Thomas Cassingham (Sr.)
Thomas Cassingham (Jr.)
James Austin Cassingham
Joseph Morrison Cassingham

Joseph Morrison Cassingham was born 29 Oct 1855 in Illinois. He is the son of James Austin Cassingham and Mary E. Higby. He died 6 Aug 1931 at the age of 75 in Earlton, Neosho, Kansas.

On 12 Oct 1881, he married Rebecca Jane Gano in Hancock County, Illinois. She is the daughter of John S. Gano and Rebecca. She was born 21 Sep 1863 in Ferris, Hancock, Illinois and died 24 Sep 1937 at the age of 74 in Earlton, Neosho, Kansas.

Children of Joseph Morrison Cassingham and Rebecca Jane Gano:

  1. Albert Wesley Cassingham was born 14 Jul 1883 in Prairie, Hancock, Illinois.
  2. John Austin Cassingham was born 25 Mar 1885 in Hancock County, Illinois. John died 4 Jan 1959 at the age of 73 in Chanute, Neosho, Kansas.
    • On 25 Mar 1914, he married (1) Ida Casali. She died 7 Mar 1916 in Chanute, Neosho, Kansas.
    • After Ida’s death, John married (2) Inez Banks on 13 Dec 1916 in Iola, Allen, Kansas. Inez was born 6 Jul 1885 in Kansas. She died in Dec 1986 at the age of 101(!) in Erie, Neosho, Kansas.
  3. Lottie May Cassingham was born 23 May 1890 in Ferris, Hancock, Illinois.
  4. Lula Grace Cassingham was born 19 May 1892 in Kansas.
  5. Bertha Lois Cassingham was born 17 Oct 1895 in Kansas.
  6. Ora Gertrude Cassingham was born 3 May 1905 in Canville, Neosho, Kansas.


Joseph: Marriage from the Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763 - 1900.

Inez Banks: Birth and Death dates come from the Social Security Death Index (SSN 511-68-6084). The state of issuance is assumed to be the birthplace. The last residence is assumed to be the deathplace.

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Daniel Edwards

Last Updated: Sunday, April 07, 2002.