James William Cashell

9 September 1814–before 1870 (Age 55)
Maryland, United States

The Life of James William

When James William Cashell was born on 9 September 1814, in Maryland, United States, his father, George Cashell, was 38 and his mother, Elizabeth Butt Edmonstone, was 25. He married Mary Ann Groomes on 1 February 1841, in Montgomery, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died before 1870, in Montgomery, Maryland, United States, at the age of 54.

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Family Time Line

James William Cashell
Mary Ann Groomes
Marriage: 1 February 1841
Richard T Cashell
Mary Jane Cashell
Elizabeth E Cashell
George Washington Cashell
Caroline Cashell

Spouse and Children

1 February 1841
Montgomery, Maryland, United States


Parents and Siblings

    George Cashell


    Elizabeth Butt Edmonstone




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World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 5

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 6

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 16

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Cashel .

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

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Sources (3)

  • James W Cashell, "United States Census, 1850"
  • James William Cashall, "Maryland Births and Christenings, 1650-1995"
  • James Wm. Cashall, "Maryland Births and Christenings, 1650-1995"

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