Ephraim Peter CASS
Sarah Ann WILEY
Dorcas Ann MOON


Husband:  Ephraim Peter CASS
Birth:  1828, Shelby, Orleans Co., New York 
Death:  1883, Brandon Twp., Jackson Co., Iowa
Burial:  1883, Reel Cemetery, Monmouth Twp., Jackson Co., Iowa
Father:  Ephraim CASS
Mother:  Experience PARKER

Marriage-1:    31 Dec 1851, Jackson Co., Iowa

Wife-1:  Sarah Ann WILEY
Birth:  1831, Indiana
Death:  1858, Monmouth Twp., Jackson Co., Iowa  
Burial:  1858, Reel Cemetery, Monmouth Twp., Jackson Co., Iowa 
Father:   
Mother:   

Marriage-2:    26 Jan 1862, Clinton Co., Iowa

Wife-2:  Dorcas Ann MOON
Birth:  1845, Granger Twp., Medina Co., Ohio 
Death:  15 Sep 1880, Massena Twp., Cass Co., Iowa 
Burial:  Sep 1880, Massena Center Cemetery, Cass Co., Iowa 
Father:  William MOON 
Mother:   Lydia JOHNSON 

Children - Marriage-1:
1. Louana CASS, b: 8 Nov 1852, Monmouth Twp., Jackson Co., Iowa
                            d: 1 Aug 1868, Brandon Twp., Jackson Co., Iowa
                          Cause of Death:  Drowning
                          bur: Reel Cemetery, Monmouth Twp., Jackson Co., Iowa 
2. Elizabeth CASS, b: 12 Oct 1854, Brandon Twp., Jackson Co., Iowa

Children - Marriage-2:
1. Charles H. CASS, b: 8 Sep 1864, De Witt Twp., Clinton Co., Iowa
2. George Edward CASS, b: 24 Sep 1865, De Witt Twp., Clinton Co., Iowa
3. Maria Julia CASS, b: 29 May 1866, Brandon Twp., Jackson Co., Iowa
4. Francis Marion CASS, b: 8 Sep 1867, Brandon Twp., Jackson Co., Iowa
5. Martha J. CASS, b: Apr 1870, Brandon Twp., Jackson Co., Iowa
                                d: 1888, Massena Twp., Cass Co., Iowa
6. Sarah A. CASS, b: Oct 1872, Brandon Twp., Jackson Co., Iowa
7. Lewis Seth CASS, b: 9 Jul 1874, Massena Twp., Cass Co., Iowa
8. Eunice Minerva CASS, b: 20 Jan 1877, Massena Twp., Cass Co., Iowa
9. Elsie Lavinia CASS, b: 20 Sep 1879, Massena Twp., Cass Co., Iowa
10. Joel CASS, b: 15 Jul 1880, Massena Twp., Cass Co., Iowa
                         d: 19 Sep 1880, Massena Twp., Cass Co., Iowa
                      bur: Massena Center Cemetery, Cass Co., Iowa  
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Notes:

1856 Iowa State Census Data, (1A_71, Page 742), Family #11, Monmouth Twp., Jackson Co., Iowa, 

 NAME

Age

Sex

Col.

M/S

W/D

OCCUPATION

POB

Yrs
Res.

 CASS, Ephraim

27

M

W

M

 Farmer

NY

16

           Sarghan

24

F

W

M

 

IN

5

           Loena

3

F

W

S

 

IA

3

           Elisabeth

1

F

W

S

 

IA

1

           Experience

73

F

W

S

 

MA

16



In 1860, Sarah had died, Ephraim was living with and working for Nathan Blackman and the girls were living in the household of Hugh Wilson.

1860 Federal Census Data (M653_0340, Page 543), Buffalo Twp., Scott Co., Iowa,
                                                                                                                     Enumeration Date:
16-Jul-1860, Family #3201

NAME

Age

Sex

Col.

Occupation
Or Trade

Real Estate

Pers. Estate

POB

In Sch.

Marr
W/InYr

D, D, B, I,  I, P, C

 CASS, Ephraim

26

M

W

 Farm Laborer

---

---

Can

 

 

 

1860 Federal Census Data (M653_0340, Page 545), Buffalo Twp., Scott Co., Iowa,
                                                                                                                     Enumeration Date:
16-Jul-1860, Family #3214

NAME

Age

Sex

Col.

Occupation
Or Trade

Real Estate

Pers. Estate

POB

In Sch.

Marr
W/InYr

D, D, B, I,  I, P, C

 CASS, Loena

8

F

W

 

 

 

IA

X

 

 

             Elizabeth

6

F

W

 

 

 

IA

X

 

 

1870 Federal Census Data (M593_0397, Page 382B), Brandon Twp., Jackson Co., Iowa,
                                                                                                                              Enumeration Date: 30-Jul-1870, Family #53

NAME

Age

Sex

Col.

Occupation or Trade

Real Estate

Per. Estate

POB

In
Sch

Marr
W/In Yr

D, D, B, I,   I, P, or C

 CASS, Ephram

42

M

W

 Farmer

$400

$500

NY

 

 

 

            Ann

24

F

W

 Keeping House

 

 

IN

 

 

 

            Charles

6

M

W

 

 

 

IA

X

 

 

            George

5

M

W

 

 

 

IA

X

 

 

            Maria

4

F

W

 

 

 

IA

 

 

 

            Frances

2

F(M)

W

 

 

 

IA

 

 

 

            Martha

3m

F

W

 (noted: born in Apr)

 

 

IA

 

 

 

1880 Federal Census Data (T9_0331, Page 595C), Massena Twp., Cass Co., Iowa,
                                                                                  Enumeration Dist: 37, Enumeration Date: 12-Jun-1880, Family #58

 NAME

Age

Sex

Col.

 Relation

M/S W/D

Occupation

POB

Fa
 POB

Mo POB

In Sch

 CASS, Ephrem

52

M

W

 Self

M

 Farmer

NY

VT

CT

 

            Ann D

34

F

W

 Wife

M

 Keeping House

OH

NY

IN

 

            Charles H

16

M

W

 Son

S

 Farm Laborer

IA

NY

OH

X

            George E

15

M

W

 Son

S

 Farm Laborer

IA

NY

OH

X

            Maria J

14

F

W

 Daughter

S

 At School

IA

NY

OH

X

            Francis M

12

M

W

 Son

S

 Farm Laborer

IA

NY

OH

X

            Martha J

10

F

W

 Daughter

S

 At Home

IA

NY

OH

X

            Sarah A

8

F

W

 Daughter

S

 

IA

NY

OH

X

            Lewis S

5

M

W

 Son

S

 

IA

NY

OH

X

            Eunice M

3

F

W

 Daughter

S

 

IA

NY

OH

 

            Electa L

8m

F

W

 Daughter

S

 (noted: born in Sep)

IA

NY

OH

 

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