Francis Theodore Casey Jr.1

#19938, (14 October 1867 - 14 August 1945)
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Estelle Rose Roche
Father*Dr. Francis T Casey2 (1833 - 1873)
Mother*Sophia Tatum2 (1841 - 1930)

Family 1

Etta Mary Smith b. 1864, d. 1947
Child 1.Helen Francis Casey+15 (1898 - )

Family 2

Julia Barton b. c 1883, d. 1957
Children 1.Barton Boyd Casey16 (1912 - 1971)
 2.Chilton Cleal Casey16 (1915 - 1963)
 3.Woodrow Wilson Casey16 (1917 - 1982)
Birth*14 October 1867He was born on 14 October 1867 at MissouriG.1 
4 August 1870He appeared on the census of 4 August 1870 in the household of Sophia Tatum and Dr. Francis T Casey at 1st Ward, Kansas City, Jackson Co., MissouriG, age 3, b. MO.3 
1 June 1880He appeared on the census of 1 June 1880 in the household of Sophia Tatum at Potosi, Breton Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.4 
9 November 1880He appeared on the census of 9 November 1880 in the household of Sophia Tatum at 1544 Chouteau Avenue, St. Louis, Missouri.5 
Marriage*17 August 1897He married Etta Mary Smith, daughter of Henry A Smith and Elizabeth Prouty, on 17 August 1897 at Galesburg, Knox Co., IllinoisG.6 
14 June 1900He appeared on the census of 14 June 1900 in the household of Henry A Smith and Elizabeth Prouty, son-in-law, age 33, b. MO Oct 1866, parents b. MO, hardware sakesman, marr. 3 yrs.7 
19 April 1903He and Etta Mary Smith were seperated on 19 April 1903.8 
19 April 1910He appeared on the census of 19 April 1910 at Kiltie Burton Skim Public Road, Ulysses Prec., Lemhi Co., IdahoG.9 
Marriage*27 June 1911He married Julia Barton on 27 June 1911 at Salmon, Lemhi Co., IdahoG.10 
1 March 1920He and Julia Barton appeared on the census of 1 March 1920 at Ulysses Road, Ulysses, Lemhi Co., IdahoG.11 
April 1930He and Julia Barton appeared on the census of April 1930 at U. S. 93, Salmon National Forest, Noble Prec., Lemhi Co., IdahoG.12 
13 April 1940He and Julia Barton appeared on the census of 13 April 1940 at Noble Prec., Lemhi Co., IdahoG; (neis. Barton and Eleanor Casey, general store merchant, hh 35.)13 
Death*14 August 1945He died on 14 August 1945 at North Fork, Lemhi Co., IdahoG, at age 77.1 
Burial*August 1945He was buried in August 1945 at City Cemetery, Salmon, Lemhi Co., IdahoG.14 


  1. [S1816] Idaho Death Certificates, 1938-1961, online, Francis Theodore Casey, b. MO 14 Oct 1867, son of Frank Casey (b. Ireland) and Sophia Tatom [sic]; d. North Fork, Lemhi Co. ID, 14 Oct 1945, cert. no. 145487. Citing United States, Department of Health and Welfare, Boise ID.
  2. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census.
  3. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Frank (37), b. MO, physician; Sophia (27), b. MO, keeps house.
  4. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Sophia (37), wid., b. MO, father b. DE, mother b. IL, boarding house keeper.
  5. [S91] 1880 U.S. Federal Census, 2nd Enumeration. Sophie (37), b. MO, father b. DE, mother b. IL, keeping house.
  6. [S1648] Illinois Marriages 1815–1935, online, Film 1412058 (004031813) > img 1619/1713, Marriage License (Minor) 12171. Frank T Casey, clerk, age 30, res. Davenport IA, b. Potosi MO, son of Sopha [sic] T Tatum and Frank T Casey; and Etta M Smith, age 31, b. and res. Davenport IA, dau. of H A Smith and Elizabeth Prouty; marr. Galesburg, Knox Co. IL, 17 Aug 1917, by Nelson G Lyons, pastor, 1st M. E. Church.
  7. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. H A (75), b. CT May 1825, parents b. CT, day laborer; Elizabeth (66), b. OH Jan 1834, father b. NY, mother b. VT, 8 children, 2 living; marr. 45 yrs.
  8. [S2740] Iowa Wills and Probate Records, 1758-1997, online, Scott Co. > Vol. 128, pp. 528 ff, imgs. 423/801 and following, In the Matter of the Estate of Francis T Casey. Petition by Etta M Casey for Letters of Administration, Davenport IA, 7 Jun 1910.
    That Frank T. Casey, whose real name is Francis Theodore Casey whose residence was at Davenport, in the County of Scott and State of Iowa, on or about the 19th day of April 1903, absented himself from his usual place of residence an! ever since said date has concealed hie whereabouts from his family without any known cause, for a period of seven (7) years and more.
    That your petitioner is the wife of the said Frank T. Casey and that the said Frank T. Casey at the time aforementioned had personal property within the Jurisdiction of title court, in value not to exceed Fifty Dollars ($50.00) and that by reason of hie absenting himself there has become due and payable to your petitioner two (2) Insurance Policies that he had upon his life of One Thousand Dollars ($1000.00) each; that said policies are made payable to your petitioner.
    That your petitioner as his wife is entitled to one third (1/3) of his personal property and that their only child, Helen F. Casey born October 27th, 1898, is entitled to two (2/3) of hie personal property; that your petitioner and the said daughter are the sole and only heirs at law of the said Frank T. Casey.
    That your petitioner has never heard from the said Frank T. Casey save and except one letter dated three (3) days after his disappearance and from that day until now neither she nor any member of the family have ever heard from the said Frank T. Casey and that your petitioner firmly believes that the said Frank T. Casey is long since dead and that probably his death occurred immediately thereafter.
  9. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Frank T (42), b. MO, parents b. NY [sic]. single, gold quartz miner.
  10. [S2219] Idaho, Lemhi County Records, 1868-1964, online Digital Folder 004533347, img. 281/502. Lemhi Co. Probate Court, Marriage Record Book 3, p. 106, Marr. Cert. 145. F T Casey of Ulysses, Lemhi Co. ID, and Julia Barton of Carmen, Lemhi Co. ID, marr. at Salmon ID 27 Jun 1911 by Frank P McCracken, Probate Judge.
  11. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census. Frank T (51), b. and parents b. MO, retail grocery merchant; Julia F (35), b. MO, parents b. Australia (Bohemian) [sic].
  12. [S7] 1930 U.S. Federal Census. Frank T (62), b. and parents b. MO, general merchandise merchant, first marr. age 31; Julia B (45), b. MO, parents b. Australia, first marr. age 26.
  13. [S346] 1940 U.S. Federal Census. Frank T (72), b. MO, gen35eral store merchant; Julia B (56), b. MO; res. same place in 1935.
  14. [S1628], online, Shared grave marker. Casey / Francis T 1867-1945 / Julia B 1883-1957. Memorial 9768030, created by and photo added by has2beshasta.
  15. [S1767] Brasil, Cartões de Imigração, 1900-1965, online, Group 3, 4907710. Helen Francis Schroeder, wid., b. IA, dau. of Francis Theodore Casey and Etta Mary Smith; res. 1024 Lane Blvd., Kalamazoo MI; passport C.48I394, issued Washington DC 7 Jun 1962; address in Brazil Hotel Jaragua.
  16. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census.