Isaac Harris Case

September 1860–1928 (Age 67)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Isaac Harris

When Isaac Harris Case was born in September 1860, in Illinois, United States, his father, John Case, was 41 and his mother, Elizabeth Jane Dalrymple, was 34. He married Angeline Marie Wells on 9 September 1879, in Livingston, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Jackson, Missouri, United States in 1910 and Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States in 1920. He died in 1928, at the age of 68, and was buried in Mount Moriah Cemetery, Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Harris Case
Angeline Marie Wells
Marriage: 9 September 1879
Jeanette Gerratt Case
Adelbert Wells Case
Richard Wood Case

Spouse and Children


    Angeline Marie Wells


9 September 1879
Livingston, Illinois, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Kansas is the 34th state
1861 · Simple life to Soldiers

Age 1

Illinois contributed 250,000 soldiers to the Union Army, ranking it fourth in terms of the total men fighting for a single state. Troops mainly fought in the Western side of the Appalachian Mountains, but a few regiments played important roles in the East side. Several thousand Illinoisians died during the war. No major battles were fought in the state, although several towns became sites for important supply depots and navy yards. Not everyone in the state supported the war and there were calls for secession in Southern Illinois several residents. However, the movement for secession soon died after the proposal was blocked.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 21

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Anglo-Norman French cas(s)e ‘case’, ‘container’ (from Latin capsa), hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of boxes or chests.2 Americanized spelling of French Caisse .3 Americanized spelling of Kaas .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Isac H Cose, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Isaac Case, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Isaac Case, "United States Census, 1900"

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