Catharine Harrington1,2

#6835, (circa 1796 - 9 February 1870)
Mother*____ _____3 (s 1768 - )


George Casey b. c 1786, d. 1853
Children 1.John H Casey+1 (c 1817 - b 1861)
 2.Daniel Casey+1 (c 1820 - )
 3.Andrew1 Casey1 (c 1821 - )
 4.Catherine Casey1 (1823 - b 1897)
 5.Thomas Casey+1 (1825 - b 1897)
 6.Ellen Casey+2 (1828 - 1901)
 7.William Casey4 (c 1832 - b 1869)
 8.Margaret Casey4 (c 1835 - 1862)
 9.George J Casey Jr.+4 (c 1836 - 1908)
 10.Mary Casey+4 (1839 - 1920)
 11.Andrew Casey12 (1842 - )
Her married name was Casey.1 
She and George Casey were a farming family in Washington Co. MO.4 
Birth*circa 1796She was born circa 1796 at Mitchelstown, Co. Cork, IrelandG; (age 36 on 1826 manifest, age 45 in 1850 census, age 60 in 1860 census.)1,5 
Marriage*circa 1816She married George Casey, son of Andrew Casey and Catharine O'Brien, circa 1816 at IrelandG.1 
November 1826She and George Casey migrated on the Ship Fame from Liverpool, along with Andrew and Ellen Casey with their children and two others to New York, New York, in November 1826.1 
1830She and George Casey appeared on the census of 1830 at Potosi, Breton Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.6 
1830She and George Casey appeared on the census of 1830 at Breton Twp. (as Britton), Washington Co., MissouriG; (neis. Alexander Mondy; P Monday.)7 
Baptism8 May 1834She sponsored the baptism of Catherine Casey on 8 May 1834 at St. James Church, Potosi, Breton Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.8 
1840She and George Casey appeared on the census of 1840 at Mine au Breton, Washington Co., MissouriG; (neis. John H Casey, with M (50-59) and F (50-59); Daniel Obryan; Francis Casey; Bernard Munday; Eugene O'Mara; Felix Munday.)9 
14 August 1850She and George Casey appeared on the census of 14 August 1850 at Union Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG; (nei. John Casey Jr (49), fam. 114.)4 
15 July 1860She appeared on the census of 15 July 1860 at Old Mines P.O., Union Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG; (Cornelia and Ann listed after Andrew.)10 
Death*9 February 1870She died on 9 February 1870 at Old Mines, Union Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.11 
Burial*February 1870She was buried in February 1870 at St. Joachim Church Cemetery, Old Mines, Union Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.5,11 


  1. [S712] Passenger list of the Ship Fame, Master S. Lewis, burthen 374 44/75 tons, sailing from Liverpool to New York, arriving 15 Nov 1826, Andrew Casey, 34; Ellen Casey, 30; Ellen Seavey, 30; Mary Casey, 29; Mary Quinn, 20; John Casey, 11; Danl Casey, 4; Mary Casey, 5; Ellen Casey, 3; Lawrence Casey, 1y 6m; Francis, 2m; [p. 2] George Casey, 40; Catharine Casey, 36; Margt. Harrington, 16; John Casey, 9; Daniel Casey, 6; Andrew Casey, 5; Thomas Casey, 6m; Catharine Casey, 1y 6m; in Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York 1820–1897; Film M237 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Service), Roll 9, Arrival 665, imgs. 314-316/1152.
  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), Ellen Connolly, née Casey, dau. of George Casey and Catherine (Harrington) Casey and first cousin of Andrew Casey, decedent.
  3. [S2204] Mitchelstown Parish Registers 1792-1881, Cloyne Diocese, Mitchelstown Parish, Co. Cork, Ireland (National Library of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland), Bapt. rec. of Eliza, dau. of John Harrington and Mary Young, 1796, q.v. Online
  4. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. George (62), farmer, b. Ireland; Catharine (45), b. Ireland.
  5. [S1628], online, Old standing grave marker, Catherine Casey [not legible in image]; second marker on ground, "A Native of Mitchelstown County Cork Ireland / May She Rest In Peace." Narrative: Catherine Harrington Casey, wife of George Casey, b. 15 Aug 1797, d. Old Mines, Washington Co. MO 9 Feb 1870, bur. St. Joachim Cemetery, Old Mines. Memorial 5279640, created by Larry G Flesher, photos added by Judie Latshaw Huff.
  6. [S116] 1830 U.S. Federal Census. George (40-49); F (30-39) [Catherine]; 2 m (10-14) [John, Daniel], m (5-9) [Andrew1], m (<5)Thomas]; f (5-9) [Catharine], f (<5) [Ellen].
  7. [S116] 1830 U.S. Federal Census. George (40-49); F (30-39) [Catherine]; 2 m (10-14) [John, Daniel], m (5-9) [Andrew1], m (<5) [Thomas]; f (5-9) [Catharine], f (<5) [Ellen].
  8. [S2314] St. Joachim's Church Parish Registers (Old Mines, Missouri). Baptism Register 1827-1836, p. 114, img. 652/170. Catherine Casey, dau. of Morgan Casey and Mary Campbel [sic], b. 4 May 1834, bapt. 8 May 1834 by J Bouillier; sponsors Andrew Casey and Catherine Harrington. Also in transcript, p. 136, img. 75/942.
  9. [S54] 1840 U.S. Federal Census. George (50-59); F (40-49) [Catherine]; m (20-29) [Daniel], m (15-19) [Andrew1], m (10-14) [Thomas], m (5-9) [William], m (<5) [George Jr]; f (15-19) [poss. Catherine], f (10-14) [poss. Catherine], f (5-9) [Margaret], f (<5) [Mary]. [Extra female (10-19) may be Ellen, dau. of Andrew and Ellen]
  10. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. Catherine (60), farmer, b. Ireland, real estate value $1500.
  11. [S2206] St. Joachim's Church Cemetery, Washington County, MO, online Catherine Casey, b. 15 Aug 1797, d. 9 Feb 1870. [No mention of spouse, but George Casey also bur. here]
  12. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census.