George Walter Casey1

#20015, (29 May 1845 - before 3 June 1880)
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Estelle Rose Roche
Father*John H Casey2 (c 1817 - b 1861)
Mother*Teresa Haefner1 (c 1813 - 1864)


Mary Alexandra Smith b. 1843, d. 1914
Children 1.John L Casey13 (1868 - )
 2.Harriet Hunter13 (1870 - 1939)
 3.Rebecca Casey+14 (1874 - 1964)
George Walter Casey was also known as Walter.3 
Birth*29 May 1845He was born on 29 May 1845 at Washington Co., MissouriG.4 
Baptism31 May 1845He was baptized on 31 May 1845 at St. James Church, Potosi, Breton Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.4 
13 November 1850He appeared on the census of 13 November 1850 in the household of Teresa Haefner and John H Casey at Breton Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG, age 4, b. MO; (neis. Valentine and Priscilla Haefner, fam. 1084.)5 
15 June 1860He appeared on the census of 15 June 1860 in the household of John H Casey and Teresa Haefner at Potosi, Breton Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG, as Walter, age 14, b. MO; (neis. Eugene and Mary O'Mara, fam. 1443.)6 
Marriage4 September 1866He witnessed the marriage of Stephanie Bouchard and George J Casey Jr. on 4 September 1866.7 
Marriage*2 July 1867He married Mary Alexandra Smith, daughter of Jacob Smith and Rebecca Latty, on 2 July 1867 at St. Joachim Church, Old Mines, Union Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.8,9 
Administration4 January 1869He was named Administrator of Ann Casey's Estate.10 
20 July 1870He and Mary Alexandra Smith appeared on the census of 20 July 1870 at Caledonia P.O., Union Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG; (neis. John and James Latty, Rebecca Latty Smith, fam. 37.)11 
Death*before 3 June 1880He died before 3 June 1880.12 


  1. [S20] 1850 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 George Walter Casey, deceased, as the only surviving child of John Casey, son of George Casey and Catherine Casey (née Harrington), both deceased, paternal uncle and maternal aunt of Andrew Casey, and also names the three living children of George Walter Casey: John L Casey, Hallie Casey and Rebecca White.
  3. [S2423] Adella Breckenbridge Moore, "Casey", Community Builders column in unk. newspaper, date unk.
  4. [S2313] St. James's Church Parish Registers (Potosi, Missouri). Book B, no. 415, img. 389/1060. George Walter Casey, son of John H Casey and Theresa his wife, b. 29 May 1845, bapt, 31 May 1845 by J V Wiseman; sponsors Walter Hefner, Daniel Casey, Barbara Ann Haefner and Ellen Casey.
  5. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. John H (33), b. Ireland, miner; Theresa (37), b. KY.
  6. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. John H (43), b. Ireland, hotel keeper, real estate value $2000, personal estate $2000; Mgt T (43), b. KY.
  7. [S2314] St. Joachim's Church Parish Registers (Old Mines, Missouri). Marriages Vol. 1, p. 89, no. 19, img. 643/942. George Casey, son of George Casey and Catherine Harrington, and Stephanie Bouchard, dau. of John Bouchard and Mary Louisa Coleman, marr. 4 Sep 1866 by Jas. Fox; witn. Geo. W Casey, Mary E Smith, Jos. Bouchard, Euphronia Bouchard, Andrew Casey, Thomas Casey, Mary Whelan, And. Casey, Ellen Haefner, Frank Harris and Mary Coleman.
  8. [S2314] St. Joachim's Registers. Marriages Vol. 1, p. 96, img. 647/942. George W Casey, son of John Casey and Teresa Haefner, and Mary Eustasia Smith, dau. of Jacob Smith and Rebecca Lattee, marr. 2 Jul 1867 by Jas. Fox; witn. Francis Harris and Sallie Smith.
  9. [S271] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Microfilm images, online, Washington Co., Record images, 1868, img. 2/26, p. 112. George W Casey and Mary E Smith, marr. in Washington Co. MO 2 Jul 1867, by James Fox, pastor, St. Joachim's Church.
  10. [S1815] Missouri Wills and Probate Records, 1766-1988, online, Washington > Letters of Administration, 1846-1879 > img. 208/275. Ann Casey of Washington Co. d. intestate; George W Casey appointed Administrator, 4 Jan 1869.
  11. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. G W (26), b. MO, farmer; Mary E (27), b. MO.
  12. [S520] VWH, Mary Alexandra is wid. in 1880 census.
  13. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census.
  14. [S1411] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Washington, D.C.: Social Security Administration), index online, Rebecca Casey White, SSN 489-52-7595, b. Denison TX 6 May 1874, dau. of George W Casey and Mary A [sic] Smith.