Ellen Casey1

#19971, (23 December 1827 - before 6 August 1897)
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Estelle Rose Roche
Father*Francis Casey1 (c 1795 - )
Mother*Catherine Doherty2 (s 1800 - b 1830)
No further record for Francis or for son Thomas or dau. Ellen after 1850 census; all deceased at time of probate (1895-1895) of Andrew Casey, nephew of Francis.2 
(prob. sister of Margaret from 1850 census, but age 18 in that census and Ellen the dau. of Francis and Catherine was b. 1827. There is also a burial of Ellen Casey, age 10, no parent named, on 23 Sep 1837 at St. James, see citation.)2,3 
Birth*23 December 1827She was born on 23 December 1827 at Washington Co., MissouriG.4,1,5 
Baptism16 March 1828She was baptized on 16 March 1828 at St. James's Church, Potosi, Washington Co., MissouriG.4 
1830She appeared on the census of 1830 in the household of Francis Casey at Breton (then Britton) Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.6 
23 July 1850She appeared on the census of 23 July 1850 in the household of Margaret Casey and Richard F Palmer at 6th Ward, St. Louis, Missouri, age 18, b. MO [presumably Margaret's sister, but she was b. 1827].7 
Death*before 6 August 1897She died before 6 August 1897.1 


  1. [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), Affadavit made 6 Aug 1897 of Catherine Clancy, dau. of John Casey (paternal uncle of Andrew Casey), in support of the petition of Margaret Palmer, dau. of Francis Casey (paternal uncle of Andrew Casey), naming Frank Casey's children as 1. Margaret (now Palmer), 2. Catherine (dec. wife of Michael Downey), 3. Thomas, deceased, 4. Ellen, deceased. Imgs. 49-50/394.
  2. [S520] VWH.
  3. [S2313] St. James's Church Parish Registers (Potosi, Missouri). Volume A-1, p. 23, img. 22/1060. Ellen Casey, age near 10, received the ceremonies of Catholic burial, 3 Sep 1837, by Lewis Tucker.
  4. [S2313] St. James's Church (Potosi) Registers. Volume A-1, p. 8, img. 14/1060. Ellen, dau. of Francis Casey and Catherine Dougherty [sic], b. 23 Dec 1827, bapt. 16 Mar 1822 [sic, and transcriber added "?"] by J Timon; sponsors Morgan Casey and Margaret Harrington.
  5. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. (age 18).
  6. [S116] 1830 U.S. Federal Census. Francis (20-29); m (5-9) [Thomas]; f (10-14) [dau. Catherine], f (5-9) [Margaret], f (<5) [Ellen]. Wife Catherine prob. deceased, and child Andrew prob. deceased. Francis's children Catherine, Margaret, Thomas and Ellen are the ones named in the probate of Andrew Casey in 1897, also an indication that Andrew died young.
  7. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Richard (32), b. KY, carpenter; Margaret (24), b. Ireland.