Margaret Yeager

1796–1848 (Age 52)
Upshur, Virginia, United States

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Yeager was born in 1796, in Upshur, Virginia, United States, her father, George Yeager, was 36 and her mother, Eve Catherine Hull, was 28. She married George Casner on 29 June 1824, in Randolph, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. She died about 1848, in Guernsey, Ohio, United States, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

George Casner
Margaret Yeager
Marriage: 29 June 1824
William Hill Casner
John Cassner
Vandal Hull Casner
Elizabeth Casner
Payton Casner
John Columbus Casner
George Washington Casner

Spouse and Children

29 June 1824
Randolph, West Virginia, United States


    William Hill Casner



    Elizabeth Casner


    Payton Casner


    John Columbus Casner


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+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.

Age 7

Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.
1810 · Change of capital city

Age 14

Zanesville becomes the new state capital.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Jäger ( see Jaeger ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Susan Yagger in entry for William Hill Casner, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"
  • Margaret Yeager, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"
  • Margaret Yeager, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"

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