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CASSINGHAMS in America

Descent
Thomas Cassingham (Sr.)
George F. Cassingham
John Wilson Cassingham

John Wilson Cassingham was born 22 Jun 1840 in Coshocton, Coshocton, Ohio. He is the son of George F. Cassingham and Elizabeth Wilson. From 1901 to 1905 he served as U. S. Congressman from Ohio's seventeenth district. He died 14 Mar 1930 at the age of 89 in Coshocton, Coshocton, Ohio. He is buried in South Lawn Cemetery, Coshocton, Coshocton, Ohio.

On 5 Nov 1863, he married Mary Caroline Lamberson in Coshocton County, Ohio. Caroline, as she was known, was born about 1841/1842 in Ohio. She is the daughter of Samuel Lamberson and Julia A. Crowley. Mary died 30 Mar 1913 at the age of about 71 in Coshocton County, Ohio.

Children of John Wilson Cassingham and Mary Caroline Lamberson:

  1. Charles Lamberson Cassingham was born about 1864/1865 in Coshocton, Coshocton, Ohio.
  2. George W. Cassingham was born in Jan 1867 in Coshocton, Coshocton, Ohio. In about 1898/1899, he married Mabel Alman Young Love in Coshocton, Coshocton, Illinois. Mabel was born in Sep 1872 in Illinois. She died in 1955 at about age 83 in Orange County, Florida. George died 23 Mar 1936 at age 69 in Naples, Collier, Florida.

Sources

John: Birth and Marriage from John's own Biographical Sketch published about 1885 as well as John's official biographical sketch from his stint as a U.S. Congressman (1901-1904). She also his obituary in an unknown Muskingum County newspaper.
Marriage also from Coshocton County, Ohio Marriages -- 1811-1930 [FHC film #895285] and Centennial History of Coshocton County, Ohio.

Mary: Birth from 1870 census (Coshocton, Coshocton, Ohio. p. 30).
Death from Death Certificate (vol 1041, Num 19387).

Charles: Birth from 1870 census (Coshocton, Coshocton, Ohio. p. 30).

George: Birth from 1870 census (Coshocton, Coshocton, Ohio. p. 30).
Marriage from 1900 census (Tuscarawas, Coshocton, Ohio. p. 28).

Mabel: Birth from 1900 census (Tuscarawas, Coshocton, Ohio. p. 28).

Census Listings

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

  • John: 1850 Census. Coshocton, Coshocton, Ohio. Page 122.
  • John: 1860 Census. Coshocton, Coshocton, Ohio. Page 50.
  • 1870 Census. Coshocton, Coshocton, Ohio. Page 30.
  • 1880 Census. Coshocton, Coshocton, Ohio. Page 48.
  • George & Mabel: 1900 Census. Tuscarawas, Coshocton, Ohio. Page 28.
  • 1910 Census. Tuscarawas, Coshocton, Ohio. Page 4.
  • 1920 Census. Tuscarawas, Coshocton, Ohio. Page 1.
  • George & Mabel: 1920 Census. Tuscarawas, Coshocton, Ohio. Page 1.

 


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Daniel Edwards

Last Updated: Sunday, April 07, 2002.