Kate Casey1

#19955, (circa 1872 - 8 January 1948)
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Estelle Rose Roche
Father*Andrew Casey1,2 (c 1829 - 1897)
Mother*Pauline Harris1 (1845 - 1880)
Birth*circa 1872She was born circa 1872.1 
1 June 1880She appeared on the census of 1 June 1880 with her father in the household of Sophia Tatum, as Katie, niece, age 8, b. MO.3 
20 June 1917In William J Casey's will dated 20 June 1917, Kate Casey was named as an heir.4 
Death*8 January 1948She died on 8 January 1948 at San Bernardino Co., CaliforniaG.5 
Burial*1948She was buried in 1948 at St. James Church, Potosi, Breton Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG; (memorial stone.)6 


  1. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S1813] Andrew Casey Probate File, St. Louis, Missouri (1895-1898), No. 21510 (microfilm C39583), Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City, Missouri (summary linked to Source below), names as surviving child of Andrew.
  3. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Sophia (37), wid., b. MO, father b. DE, mother b. IL, boarding house keeper.
  4. [S1815] Missouri Wills and Probate Records, 1766-1988, online Ancestry.com, 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].
  5. [S384] California Death Index, 1940-1997, online Ancestry.com, Original data: State of California. California Death Index, 1940-1997. Sacramento, CA, USA: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics, Catherine P Casey, dau. of Casey and Harris, d. San Bernardino Co. 8 Jan 1948.
  6. [S2205] St. James's Church Cemetery, Washington County, MO, online www.mogenweb.org/washington/cemetery/stjames-a.html, standing memorial stone. Catherine P Casey, b. 17 May 1872, d. 8 Jan 1948. Narrative: dau. of Andrew Casey and Pauline Harris.