Helen Francis Casey1

#32351, (27 October 1898 - )
Relationship4th cousin of Estelle Rose Roche
Father*Francis Theodore Casey Jr.1 (1867 - 1945)
Mother*Etta Mary Smith2 (1864 - 1947)
1962 Tourist Card


W J Schroeder b. 1891
Child 1.Marcella Helen Schroeder7 (1934 - 1989)
Her married name was Schroeder. 
Birth*27 October 1898She was born on 27 October 1898 at IowaG.1,3 
14 June 1900She appeared on the census of 14 June 1900 in the household of Henry A Smith and Elizabeth Prouty, granddau., age 1, b. IA Oct 1898.4 
20 June 1917In William J Casey's will dated 20 June 1917, Helen Francis Casey was named as an heir.5 
Marriage*28 November 1928She married W J Schroeder on 28 November 1928 at St. Joseph Co., IndianaG.6 


  1. [S1767] Brasil, Cartões de Imigração, 1900-1965, online FamilySearch.com, 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.
  2. [S2737] Iowa Birth Records, 1956-1944, online Ancestry.com. Birth rec. of Helen Francis Casey, dau. of Francis Theodore Casey and Etta Mary Smith, 1898, q.v.
  3. [S2737] Iowa Birth Records, 1956-1944, online Ancestry.com. Delayed Cert. No. 278741. Helen Francis Casey, b. Davenport IA 27 Oct 1898, dau. of Francis Theodore Casey, b. MO, and Etta Mary Smith, b. IA; marr. record St. Joseph Co. IN 24 Nov 1928; witn. Christina Smith, cousin.
  4. [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.
  5. [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].
  6. [S648] Indiana Marriages 1811-1959/2007/2019 (index and images), online FamilySearch.org, No image. Helen Casey, dau. of Francis P Casey and Etta M Smith, and W J Schroeder, b. Chicago IL 2 Jan 1891, son of Carl S Schroeder and Clara Lomeilesen, marr. St. Joseph IN 28 (or 24) Nov 1928 by Archibald McClure.
  7. [S1411] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Washington, D.C.: Social Security Administration), index online Ancestry.com, Marcella Helen Schroeder, dau. of William Schroeder and Helen Casey, b. Evanston IL 8 May 1934, d. 27 Aug 1989; name as Marcella Helen Schroeder May 1950, Marcella Helen Fisher Mar 1962, Marcella Helen Lee Jun 1967.