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Julia L. Cassingham was born 11 Jul 1866 in La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois. She is the daughter of William Reeves Cassingham and Abigail Sophia Comstock. She died 28 Nov 1935 at age 69 or 28 May 1939 at age 72 in Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin.

On 17 May 1893, she married Herman Zastrow in Lyons, Rice, Kansas. He was born 6 Nov 1870 in Caledonia, Racine, Wisconsin and died 1 Aug 1930 at the age of 59.

Children of Julia L. Cassingham and Herman Zastrow were as follows:

  1. Ruth Abigail Zastrow was born 16 Sep 1894 in Stetsonville, Taylor, Wisconsin.
  2. Ernest Leroy Zastrow was born 20 Oct 1897 in Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin.
  3. Irvin Elmer Zastrow was born 12 Aug 1900 in Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin.
  4. Royal C. Zastrow was born 24 Apr 1904 in Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin.
  5. Wilbur Zastrow was born 25 Nov 1907. He died 29 Nov 1907 -- at just 4 days old -- in Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin.
  6. Herbert Zastrow was born 4 Nov 1910 in Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin and died sometime before 1978.

Census Listings

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

  • Julia: 1870 Census. La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois. Page 41.
  • Julia: 1880 Census. La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois. Page 22.


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Daniel Edwards

Last Updated: Sunday, April 07, 2002.