Jesse Aaron Cass Sr

28 December 1890–26 May 1958 (Age 67)
Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States

The Life of Jesse Aaron

When Jesse Aaron Cass Sr was born on 28 December 1890, in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States, his father, Aaron Jacob Cass, was 31 and his mother, Melissa Jane Lloyd, was 28. He married Sarah Elizabeth McKenzie in 1911, in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Marshall, Pawnee, Kansas, United States in 1895. He died on 26 May 1958, in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Raytown, Jackson, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Aaron Cass Sr
1890–1958
Sarah Elizabeth McKenzie
1896–1979
Marriage: 1911
Dessie D Cass
1913–2006
George Cass
1916–1918
Jesse Albert Cass Jr
1918–1966
Dewy Wray Cass
1920–2008
Claire L Cass
1924–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1911
Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States
children

(5)

    Dessie D Cass

    Female1913–2006Female

    George Cass

    Male1916–1918Male

    Jesse Albert Cass Jr

    Male1918–1966Male

    Dewy Wray Cass

    Male1920–2008Male

    Claire L Cass

    Female1924–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 14

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 18

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

English: from the medieval female personal name Cass, a short form of Cassandra. This was the name (of uncertain, possibly non-Greek, origin) of an illfated Trojan prophetess of classical legend, condemned to foretell the future but never be believed; her story was well known and widely popular in medieval England.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jessa Cass in household of Aaron Cass, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Jessie A Cass, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jesse A Cass, "United States Census, 1930"

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