William Henry Cassity

14 March 1856–18 March 1923 (Age 67)
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of William Henry

When William Henry Cassity was born on 14 March 1856, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, his father, Edward Penale Cassity, was 48 and his mother, Mary Ann Elizabeth Bowden, was 24. He married Margaret Evans in 1877, in Tooele, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Rush Lake, Tooele, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 18 March 1923, in Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Cassity
Mary Ann Williams
Marriage: 22 April 1882
Mary Maud Cassity
Nellie Ann Cassity
William John Cassity
Vergil Cassity
Maggie Williams Cassity
Edward Penale Cassity
Lucille Cassity
Joyce Cassity

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 April 1882Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
    Age 7
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 19
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: variant of Cassidy . This surname is now rare in Britain and Ireland.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Edward Penhale Cassity

    History of Thomas and Edward Penale Cassity Taken from “Notes on the Thomas Cassidy and Edward P. Cassity Families of Cornwall Co England and Glamorgan Wales Etymology of the Surname Cassity by Ken …

    Sources (41)

    • Wm H Cassity in entry for Unknown, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • William H Cassity, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • W. H. Cassity in entry for W. J. Cassity and Nora Harrison, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"

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