Cason McKinley Treece

10 July 1900–3 December 1982 (Age 82)
Union, Illinois, United States

The Life of Cason McKinley

When Cason McKinley Treece was born on 10 July 1900, in Union, Illinois, United States, his father, George Washington Treece, was 27 and his mother, Margaret Alice Lentz, was 29. He married Catherine Miriam Brown on 20 August 1919, in Anna, Union, Illinois, United States. He lived in Anna, Union, Illinois, United States for about 20 years and Anna Election Precinct, Union, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died on 3 December 1982, in Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Anna, Union, Illinois, United States.

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Cason McKinley Treece
Catherine Miriam Brown
Marriage: 20 August 1919

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20 August 1919
Anna, Union, Illinois, United States

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 10

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name from the plural of Middle English tre(w) ‘tree’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cason M Treece, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Eason Treece, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Kason M Torece in household of George B Torece, "United States Census, 1910"

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