Theodore Lloyd Casey1

#19781, (26 June 1902 - 14 July 1981)
Relationship2nd cousin of Estelle Rose Roche
Father*Lawrence W Casey Jr.1 (1866 - 1941)
Mother*Ava Owen Watkins1 (1880 - 1947)
St. Louis University Yearbook, 1925.


Theresa McAuliffe b. c 1902, d. 1974
Birth*26 June 1902He was born on 26 June 1902 at Potosi, Washington Co., MissouriG.2 
5 May 1910He appeared on the census of 5 May 1910 in the household of Lawrence W Casey Jr. and Ava Owen Watkins at High Street, Potosi, Washington Co., MissouriG, as Theodore, age 7.3 
9 January 1920He appeared on the census of 9 January 1920 in the household of Lawrence W Casey Jr. and Ava Owen Watkins at High Street, Potosi, Washington Co., MissouriG, as Theodore L, age 17.4 
February 1942He registered for the military draft in February 1942 at Roosevelt Hotel, St. Louis, Missouri.2 
15 June 1942He began military service on 15 June 1942.5 
Marriage*1 July 1942He married Theresa McAuliffe on 1 July 1942 at University City, St. Louis Co., MissouriG.6 
31 January 1943He traveled from Balboa CZ to Miami FL on 31 January 1943.7 
2 March 1946He ended military service on 2 March 1946.5 
Death*14 July 1981He died on 14 July 1981 at age 79.8,9 
Burial*17 July 1981He was buried on 17 July 1981 at Calvary Cemetery, St. Louis, Missouri.9,10 


  1. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S2223] World War II Draft Registration Cards, image viewed online, Roll: 44020_10_00008. Local Board 26, St. Louis City, MO, Feb 1942. Ser. No. T1064, Order No. 10024. Theodore Lloyd Casey, age 39, b. Potosi MO 26 Jun 1902, res. Roosevelt Hotel, St. Louis MO, empl. Edison Brothers Stores Inc., 710 N. 12th, St. Louis MO; contact Mrs. Ava Watkins Csey, Potosi MO.
  3. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. L W (48), b. and mother b. MO, father b. Ireland, sheriff; Ava (30)b. and parents b. KY, 4 children, all living; marr. 7 yrs.
  4. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census. Lawrence W (51), b. and parents b. MO, county sheriff; Ava (39), b. and parents b. KY.
  5. [S2224] Missouri, Reports of Separation Notices, 1941-1946, online, Film 7456051, img. 232/252. Theodore L Casey, Ser. No. 0 908 454, b. Potosi MO 26 Jun 1902, res. 4515 Lindell Blvd., St. Louis MO, civil occ. Controller. Entered active duty 15 Jun 1942, separation Jefferson Barracks, MO, 2 Mar 1946, demobilization. Attended Army Exchange Service, Ft. Meade MD; served as Army Exchange Officer, final rank Lt Col, AES, AUS. American Theater Campaign Ribbon, Legion of Merit, Victory Medal.
  6. [S271] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Microfilm images, online, St Louis > Record images for St Louis > 1942, img. 1256/2383. Appl. for Lic. to Marry. Theodore L Casey, age 39, of Potosi MO, and Teresa A [or V] McAuliffe, age 39, of Clayton MO, lic. issued 27 Jun 1942. [Index gives date of marr. 1 Jul 1942]
  7. [S2228] Passenger Manifests of Airplanes Arriving at Miami, Florida, Record Group 85, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, District of Columbia, online
  8. [S16] Social Security Death Index, (Washington, D.C.: Social Security Administration), index online or, Theodore Casey, SSN 489-01-3965, b. 26 Jun 1902, d. Jul 1981; last res. St. Louis MO.
  9. [S62] St. Louis Post-Dispatch, St. Louis, Missouri.
  10. [S1628], online, No image. Theodore L Casey, d. Jul 1981, bur. Calvary Cemetery and Mausoleum, Plot 244, 000C. Mmeorial 50741103, created by T.V.F.T.H.