Daniel Casey1

#6837, (circa 1820 - )
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Estelle Rose Roche
Father*George Casey1 (c 1786 - 1853)
Mother*Catharine Harrington1 (c 1796 - 1870)


Josephine Portell b. c 1825, d. 1858
Child 1.Cornelia Casey9 (c 1847 - )
Birth*circa 1820He was born circa 1820 at IrelandG.1 
November 1826He, age 6, accompanied George Casey and Catharine Harrington in November 1826 on the Ship Fame from Liverpool, along with Andrew and Ellen Casey with their children and two others to New York, New York.1 
1830He appeared on the census of 1830 in the household of George Casey and Catharine Harrington at Potosi, Breton Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.2 
1830He appeared on the census of 1830 in the household of George Casey and Catharine Harrington at Breton Twp. (as Britton), Washington Co., MissouriG; (neis. Alexander Mondy; P Monday.)3 
1840He appeared on the census of 1840 in the household of George Casey and Catharine Harrington 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.)4 
Baptism31 May 1845He sponsored the baptism of George Walter Casey on 31 May 1845.5 
Marriage*17 February 1846He married Josephine Portell on 17 February 1846 at St. Joachim Church, Old Mines / Cadet, Union Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.6 
Marriage12 August 1847He witnessed the marriage of Martha Anna Davidson and John Flynn on 12 August 1847.7 
24 July 1870He and Cornelia Casey appeared on the census of 24 July 1870 at Caledonia P.O., Union Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.8 


  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. [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].
  3. [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].
  4. [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]
  5. [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.
  6. [S2314] St. Joachim's Church Parish Registers (Old Mines, Missouri). Book C (X), p. 37, img. 719/1170. Daniel Casey and Josephine Portell (or Portais), marr. 17 Feb 1846 by J Cotter; no parents named, witn. George Casey, John Portall, Francis Portell, John Casey Sr., E Lamarque, J W Haefner, John Paul Sr., Sam C White, Will R King, William Long, Marshal Boyer, Thos. White, Ths. Casey, D Portel, Lucy Portell, T (or H) B Murphy, Clementine Boyer and E Boyier.
  7. [S2313] St. James's Church (Potosi) Registers. Book A-2, p. 27, img 144/1060. John Flyn [sic] and Martha Anna Davidson, marr. 12 Aug 1847 by J T Higginbotham, with dispensation given from disparity of culture; witn. Michael Flynn, Lawrence W Casey, William Long, Eugene O'Mara, Andrew Casey, John Rozier, S M Burris, S J Harrison and Daniel Casey.
  8. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Daniel (50), b. Ireland, blacksmith, real estate value $200, personal estate $300; Cornelia (22), b. MO, keeps house; relationship not stated.
  9. [S520] VWH, Daniel and Josephine marr. in 1846, Cornelia was b. about 1847. No census record for any of these three found in 1850. Josephine d. 1858 and was bur. at St. Joachim's. Cornelia is in the household of Daniel's mother, Catherine, in 1860 (no 1860 census record for Daniel has been found). Daniel and Cornelia are in the same household in 1870, but no further record of either has been found.