Person:Harry Cassman (3)

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Harry Sylvester Cassman
b.23 MAR 1866 Tippecanoe, Indiana
m. 18 JUL 1861
  1. James Cassman1862 - 1871
  2. William Allen Cassman1864 -
  3. Harry Sylvester Cassman1866 - 1935
  4. George Oliver Cassman1868 - 1939
  5. Jennie Cassman1870 - 1924
  6. Mary Agnes Cassman1872 - 1876
m. 1892
  1. Francis Leo Cassman1893 - 1985
  2. Harry Edward Cassman1894 - 1975
  3. Herschel Downing Cassman1896 - 1996
  4. Lulu May Cassman1899 - 1976
  5. Mildred Cassman1903 - 1956
Facts and Events
Name[1] Harry Sylvester Cassman
Gender Male
Birth[2][1][3] 23 MAR 1866 Tippecanoe, Indiana
Census[5] 1870 Tippecanoe Township, Tippecanoe, IndianaTippecanoe Township
Marriage 1892 Waverly, Pike, Ohioto Ada A. Downing
Occupation[6] 1900 a Superintendent of an Artificial Ice company
Census 1900 Fairfield Township, Tippecanoe, IndianaFairfield Township
with Ada A. Downing
Occupation[7] 1910 a Railroad worker in the Roundhouse
Census 1910 Lafayette, Tippecanoe, Indianawith Ada A. Downing
Census 1920 Lafayette, Tippecanoe, Indianawith Ada A. Downing
Occupation[8] 1930 a Machinist for the Monon Railroad
Census 1930 Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States1732 N 13th St, Lafayette
with Ada A. Downing
Death[4][3] 14 JUN 1935 Lafayette, Tippecanoe, Indiana
Burial[3] Lafayette, Tippecanoe, Indiana

HARRY SYLVESTER CASSMAN was born on 23 Mar 1866 at Tippecanoe County, Indiana. Harry's mother died in 1875 when he was nine. In 1880 when he was fourteen his father was living with Harry's uncle Oliver. None of the children are with him. It is not known where they went to live after their mother died. He appeared on the census of 1870 at Tippecanoe Township, Tippecanoe County, Indiana.

He married ADA A. DOWNING, daughter of ISAAC EDWARD (EDDIE) DOWNING and REBECCA HICKS, in 1892 at Waverly, Pike County, Ohio. Harry and Ada had five children, first three sons, then two daughters. He was a Superintendent of an Artificial Ice company in 1900. He was a Railroad worker in the Roundhouse in 1910. He was a Machinist for the Monon Railroad in 1930.

He died on 14 Jun 1935 at Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, at age 69. He was buried in Rest Haven cemetery at Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana.

Census

Harry S. Cassman Census
Year Source Image
1870 1870 US Federal Population Census: Tippecanoe, Tippecanoe County, Indiana
1900 1900 US Federal Population Census: Fairfield, Tippecanoe County, Indiana
1910 1910 US Federal Population Census: 7-Wd Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana
1920 1920 US Federal Population Census: Lafayette Ward 7, Tippecanoe, Indiana
1930 1930 US Federal Population Census: Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana (2)
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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Gene Cassman. Cassman GED Gene Cassman. (GED File, Downloaded Aug 25, 2001), Secondary quality.
  2. Mildred Cassman Birth Certificate: S-4, pg 182;. (Birth Certificate), 1903, Primary quality.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Rest Haven Tombstones. (Transcribed by Jack Feaster), 1935, Primary quality.
  4. Joan Rodenberger. Lafayette Journal and Courier Newspaper Index 1902-1952. (Rootsweb, www.rootsweb.com), Primary quality.
  5. 1870 US Federal Population Census: Tippecanoe, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, 1870, Primary quality.
  6. 1900 US Federal Population Census: Fairfield, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, 1900, Primary quality.
  7. 1910 US Federal Population Census: 7-Wd Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, 1910, Primary quality.
  8. 1930 US Federal Population Census: Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana (2), 1930, Primary quality.
  9.   1920 US Federal Population Census: Lafayette Ward 7, Tippecanoe, Indiana, 1920, Primary quality.