Lafayette Cason

6 March 1849–11 March 1935 (Age 86)
Warsaw, Benton, Missouri, United States

The Life of Lafayette

When Lafayette Cason was born on 6 March 1849, in Warsaw, Benton, Missouri, United States, his father, Dr Daniel Cason, was 39 and his mother, Julia Ann Burckhardt, was 28. He married Julia Hannah Turner on 12 January 1877. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Kline, La Plata, Colorado, United States in 1910 and Redmesa, La Plata, Colorado, United States in 1920. He died on 11 March 1935, in Denver, Colorado, United States, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Lafayette Cason
1849–1935
Julia Hannah Turner
1859–1940
Marriage: 12 January 1877
Daniel Cason
1877–1940
Laura Cason
1880–1880
Ara Minta Cason
1882–
Lafayette Cason
1884–1942
Clarence Cason
1886–1947
Clyde Cason
1892–1964
Guy Cason
1894–1897
Lillian Turner Cason
1896–1981
Francis Marion Cason
1897–1931
Doris Cason
1900–1918

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 January 1877
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1861 · Denver Becomes a City

Age 12

In 1861, Denver City was incorporated into the territory as an official city.
1863

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 23

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name for someone from Cawston in Norfolk; the form of the surname reflects the local pronunciation of the place name, which is from the Old Scandinavian personal name Kalfr + Old English tūn ‘settlement’.2 Italian (Venetia): augmentative form of Casa .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lafayette Cason, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lafayette F Cason, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lafayette F Cason, "United States Census, 1910"

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