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CASSINGHAMS in America

Nathan Lincoln is not a Cassingham descendant, but he has two sons who married Cassinghams. Nathan was born 11 Mar 1813 in Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts. He died 27 Feb 1886 at age 73 in Pilot Grove, Hancock, Illinois.

On 11 Jun 1834 or 9 Jun 1835, he married Susan Sears in Hancock County, Illinois. She was born 15 Mar 1816 in Chenango County, New York. She died 10 Mar 1902 - just shy of her 86th birthday - in Durham, Hancock, Illinois.

Children of Nathan Lincoln and Susan Sears:

  1. Willis Pritchet Lincoln was born 25 Sep 1836 in Pilot Grove, Hancock, Illinois. He married Sarah Anne Cassingham, Margaret's sister.
  2. Eli Nathan Lincoln was born 1 April 1838 in Pilot Grove, Hancock, Illinois. He married Margaret Cassingham, Sarah's sister.
  3. Mary E. Lincoln was born 9 Dec 1840 in Pilot Grove, Hancock, Illinois. On 15 Feb 1866, she married George Reily Crowe at her parent's home in Durham, Hancock, Illinois. He was born 31 Jul 1835 in St. Charles County, Missouri. He died 22 Jan 1917 at age 81 in La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois. She died 22 Jun 1928 at age 87 in La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois.
  4. Phidelia Susan Lincoln was born 21 Aug 1843 in Pilot Grove, Hancock, Illinois. On 17 Feb 1870, she married William Potter. He was born 26 May 1845 near Quincy, Adams, Illinois. He died 16 Apr 1914 at age 68 in La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois. She died 14 Nov 1933 at age 90 in La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois.
  5. Lucinda Philora Lincoln was born 4 Aug 1848 in Pilot Grove, Hancock, Illinois. She married Julius Quivy. He was born 8 Jan 1851 in Meigs County, Ohio. He died 13 Feb 1934 at age 83 in Grant County, Missouri.
  6. David Elijah Lincoln was born 14 Mar 1853 in Pilot Grove, Hancock, Illinois. On 1 Jan 1895, he married Effie Lee Hoskin. She was born 9 May 1879 in La Crosse, Hancock, Illinois. She died 8 May 1929 - one day short of 50 years old - in Galesburg, Knox, Illinois. He died 27 Jul 1939 at age 86 in La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois.

Sources

Nathan: Marriage from the Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763 - 1900 which lists date as 9 Jun 1835 and bride's name as "Susan Lears."

Census Listings

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

 


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Last Updated: Sunday, April 07, 2002.