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Rose Cassingham was, born 2 Aug 1876 in La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois. She is the daughter of James Wesley Cassingham and Elizabeth Bagley Bryan. She died 1 Mar 1956 at age 79 in Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, California.

On 23 or 27 Dec 1899, she married Herbert Marion Locke in Hancock County, Illinois or Blandinsville, McDonough, Illinois. He is the son of Senator B. Locke and the former Mrs. Caroline M. Coffman. He was born 10 Jan 1878 in Blandinsville, McDonough, Illinois and died 14 Jun 1945 at age 67 in Blandinsville, McDonough, Illinois.

Children of Rose Cassingham and Herbert Marion Locke:

  1. Carrie Elizabeth Locke was born 2 Oct 1910 in Colchester, McDonough, Illinois.


Rose: Birth and Husband's Name come from her father's biographical sketch.
Marriage from the Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763 - 1900 which gives the date as the 23rd and the place as Hancock County.
Birth and Death from California Death Records, 1940 -1997 [RootsWeb].

Census Listings

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

  • Rose: 1880 Census. La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois. Page 31.
  • Herbert: 1880 Census. Blandinsville, McDonough, Illinois. Page 299.


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.