Hiram Case

Maleabout 1786–about 1839

Brief Life History of Hiram

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.

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Hiram Case
Hannah Enos
Marriage: about 1829
Sarah Case
Mary Elizabeth Case
Isaac Case
Hannah Marcia Case

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    Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1829Blakely Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children (4)

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    World Events (8)

    1786 · Shays' Rebellion

    Age 0

    Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.


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    Historical Boundaries: 1786: Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States

    1802 · Brass is Discovered

    Age 16

    "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."

    Name Meaning

    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 .

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

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