Jasper Case

15 December 1796–29 July 1825 (Age 28)
Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Jasper

When Jasper Case was born on 15 December 1796, in Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, his father, Capt. Fithen Case, was 38 and his mother, Amaryllis Humphrey, was 32. He married Flora Humphrey about 1818. He died on 29 July 1825, at the age of 28.

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Family Time Line

Jasper Case
1796–1825
Flora Humphrey
1798–1818
Marriage: about 1818

Spouse and Children

    Male1796–1825Male

    Flora Humphrey

    Female1798–1818Female

MARRIAGE
about 1818

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 4

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1802 · Brass is Discovered

Age 6

"In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."
1808

Age 12

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Anglo-Norman French cas(s)e ‘case’, ‘container’ (from Latin capsa), hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of boxes or chests.2 Americanized spelling of French Caisse .3 Americanized spelling of Kaas .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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