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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Lafayette Cason
Julia Hannah Turner
Marriage: 12 January 1877
Daniel Cason
Laura Cason
Ara Minta Cason
Lafayette Cason
Clarence Cason
Clyde Cason
Guy Cason
Lillian Turner Cason
Francis Marion Cason
Doris Cason

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12 January 1877


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World Events (8)

1861 · Denver Becomes a City

Age 12

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

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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