- Born: 1816, Pennsylvania
- Marriage (1): Laura Ann Bosley
- Marriage (2): Katherine Dingman circa 1895 in Putnam Co., Illinois
- Marriage (3): Sarah A. Lynch
- Died: 4 Mar 1891, Putnam Co., Illinois at age 75
The Hennepin Herald and Bureau Advertisement
January 31, 1846
The Subscriber takes this method of informing his old friends and customers, that having returning from a recent visit to the east, he is now prepared to execute all work entrusted into his care with dispatch and in the most workmen-like manner, such as shoeing horses, ironing wagons, carriages and c. Having had an extensive experience in the various departments of blacksmithing, he flatters himself that he will be able to give satisfaction to all who may favor him with their patronage. He can be found anytime at the old stand near Florid. --- Joseph Cassell
Sarah A. (nee Lynch) wife of Joseph Cassell Died Oct. 6, 1844 Age 26 years
George Edwin - Son of J.&S. Cassell, Died Feb. 13, 1850 8 years, 11 months, 12
JOSEPH CASSELL: Died -March 4, 1891 age 74 years
LAURA CASSELL (nee BOSELY) Died: Oct. 13, 1880
The 1850 Federal Census for Putnam Co, Illinois, page 840B records Joseph Cassel (37 - PA) and Laura Ann (36 - Ohio) with children Ester (12 - Ohio), Calvin (10 - IL), Ephraim (8 - IL), Augustus (6 - IL), Sarah (8 - IL), and Emma (2 - IL). Joseph is a Blacksmith. Nearby is his sister, Esther, with her husband, Thomas Albert, and their children. Thomas is a Cooper.
The 1860 Federal Census for Hennepen Township, Putnam Co, Illinois, page 476 records Joseph Cassel (44 - PA) and Laura (42 - Ohio) with children Calvin (20 - IL), Ephraim (18 - IL), Augustus (16 - IL), Sarah (17 - IL), Emma (13 - IL) and Mary Jane (10 - IL). Joseph is a Farmer.
The 1870 Federal Census for Hennepen Township, Putnam Co, Illinois, District 25, page 153A records Joseph Cassell (54 - PA) and Laura (52 - Ohio) with children Sarah (24 - IL), Emma (20 - IL) and Jennie (18 - IL). Joseph is a Farmer.
The 1880 Federal Census for Hennepen Township, Putnam Co, Illinois, District 231, page 278B records Joseph Cassell (62 - PA) and Laura (60 - Ohio) with children Sarah (30 - IL), Jennie (29 - IL) and Emma (25 - IL). Joseph has no trade.
Joseph married Laura Ann Bosley. (Laura Ann Bosley was born circa 1820 in Ohio and died on 13 Oct 1880 in Putnam Co., Illinois.)
Joseph next married Katherine Dingman circa 1895 in Putnam Co., Illinois. (Katherine Dingman was born in Oct 1831 in New York.)
Joseph next married Sarah A. Lynch. (Sarah A. Lynch was born in 1818 and died on 6 Oct 1844 in Putnam Co., Illinois.)