Cassa Helen Copenhaver

27 March 1883–
Roscoe, St. Clair, Missouri, United States

The Life of Cassa Helen

When Cassa Helen Copenhaver was born on 27 March 1883, in Roscoe, St. Clair, Missouri, United States, her father, Benjamin Rush Floyd Copenhaver, was 41 and her mother, Lovenia A Jane Taylor, was 32. She married Ezra Ithmur Breeden on 24 December 1901, in St. Clair, Missouri, United States.

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Ezra Ithmur Breeden
Cassa Helen Copenhaver
Marriage: 24 December 1901

Spouse and Children

24 December 1901
St. Clair, Missouri, United States

Parents and Siblings



    Clara Bell Copenhaver


    Carolina Lydia Copenhaver



    Henry Copenhaver



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World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 21

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 33

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Kobenhauer, an occupational name for a cooper ( see Koppenhaver ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Helen C Motley in household of James Motley, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Cassie H Motley in household of James W Motley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Helen Copenhaver in household of Benjamin F Copenhaver, "United States Census, 1900"

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