Clara Clancy Casey1

#19946, (25 October 1879 - 29 March 1961)
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Estelle Rose Roche
Father*Morgan J Casey1 (1835 - 1913)
Mother*Julia Gray1 (c 1847 - 1889)
Birth*25 October 1879She was born on 25 October 1879 at Potosi, Washington Co., MissouriG.1 
1 June 1880She appeared on the census of 1 June 1880 in the household of Sophia Tatum at Potosi, Washington Co., MissouriG, niece, age 6 mos., b. MO Nov 1879.2 
20 June 1900She appeared on the census of 20 June 1900 in the household of Morgan J Casey at Breton Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.3 
15 April 1910She appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 in the household of Morgan J Casey at Breton Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.4 
20 June 1917In William J Casey's will dated 20 June 1917, Clara Clancy Casey was named as an heir.5 
6 January 1920She appeared on the census of 6 January 1920 in the household of Ferdinand Morgan Casey, age 40.6 
Death*29 March 1961She died on 29 March 1961 at East High Street, Potosi, Washington Co., MissouriG, at age 81.1 
Burial*31 March 1961She was buried on 31 March 1961 at St. James's Church, Potosi, Washington Co., MissouriG.7 


  1. [S1399] Missouri Death Certificates (1910- ), File No. 61-012377, Reg. No. 20,, Reg. Dist. 366, Primary Reg. Dist. 4536. Clara Clancy Casey, b. Potosi MO 25 Oct 1879, dau. of Morgan Casey and Julia Gray; single, housewife, res. East High Street, Potosi, Washington Co. MO; d. at res. 29 Mar 1961, age 81, arterio-sclerosis; inf. Regina Casey, Potosi MO; bur. St. James Cemetery, Potosi MO, 31 Mar 1961, online
  2. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Sophia (37), wid., b. MO, father b. DE, mother b. IL, boarding house keeper.
  3. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. Morgan (63), b. MO Jul 1836, parents b. Ireland, wid., farmer.
  4. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Morgan J (71), wid., b. MO, parents b. Ireland, farmer.
  5. [S1815] Missouri Wills and Probate Records, 1766-1988, online, Washington Co.> Will Records, Vol E, 1906-1929, pp. 181-185, imgs. 118-120. Will of William J Casey of Washington Co., MO, 20 Jun 1917. Gives $1000 each to nephews Matthew, Martin, John, Clem and William Boyse, sons of sister Johanna Boyse, and to niece Elizabeth, dau. of sister Johanna Boyse. Gives $1000 each to niece Mrs. Fannie Anthony, dau. of brother Dr. Frank Casey, to nephew W J Casey Jr, son of brother Dr. Frank Casey, and to Helen Casey, dau. of Frank T Casey Jr, and to Mrs. Sophie T Casey, widow of brother Dr. Frank Casey. Gives $2500 each to niece Cataherine P Casey, dau. of brother Andrew, and to nieces Clara C and Regina Casey, daus. of brother M J Casey. Charitable gifts of $500 each to the Little Sisters of the Poor, the House of the Good Shepherd and St. James Catholic Church of Potosi. Residual of personal estate in equal parts to nieces Catherine P Casey, Clara C Casey and Regina Casey. Real estate given in equal parts to nephews Gray Casey and Ferd Casey. Appoints executors nephews Gray and Ferd Casey. Witn. Frank Bust, P T Bust and M E Rhodes. Proved 12 Feb 1918 [though witness attestations are dated 13 Feb 1918].
  6. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census. Ferd M (32), b. and father b. MO, mother b. NH, farmer.
  7. [S2205] St. James's Church Cemetery, Washington County, MO, online, No image. Clara Clancy Casey, dau. of Morgan Casey and Julia Gray, b. 25 Nov 1879, d. 29 Mar 1961.