When Hiram Case was born about 1786, in Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States, his father, William Cass, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth Tripp, was 26. He married Hannah Enos about 1829, in Blakely Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died about 1839, in Blakely Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 55.
English: from Middle English cass, case ‘box, chest, casket, case’ (from Latin capsa), hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of boxes or chests.
English: alternatively, a variant of Cass or Cash .
Americanized form of French Caisse .