Theodore Augustus Case

7 July 1836–
New York, United States

The Life Summary of Theodore Augustus

When Theodore Augustus Case was born on 7 July 1836, in New York, United States, his father, John Merriam Case, was 26 and his mother, Hannah Leland Heywood, was 26.

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Family Time Line

John Merriam Case
Hannah Leland Heywood
George Alexander Case
George Vassa Case
Theodore Augustus Case
Joseph Dearborne Case

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

Age 10
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
Age 27
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
Age 31
This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English cass, case ‘box, chest, casket, case’ (from Latin capsa), hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of boxes or chests.English: alternatively, a variant of Cass or Cash .Americanized form of French Caisse .

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

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Sources (4)

  • Theodore Case in household of Joseph L Heywood, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Theodore Augustus Case, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"
  • Image - Baptism record, St. Mary's Church, Brooklyn -

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