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Alexander Leander CASE

Alexander Leander CASE

Male 1873 - 1933  (59 years)

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  • Name Alexander Leander CASE  [1, 2
    Born 26 May 1873  , Lecoma, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    1880 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1880  , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Age: 7y 
    • He was recorded as the son of Joseph W. Case, and was 7 years old at the time of this census. Missouri was his reported birthplace.
    1880 U.S. census, Missouri, Dent County, Watkins [CASE, Joseph W.]
    1880 U.S. census, Missouri, Dent County, Watkins [CASE, Joseph W.]
    1900 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1900  , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Age: 27y 
    • He was recorded as being the son of Eliza Case, and was 27 years old at the time of this census. He was born May 1873, and had been married less than 1 year. His occupation was recorded as "farmer", and Missouri was his reported birthplace.
    1900 U.S. census, Missouri, Dent County, Watkins [CASE, Eliza]
    1900 U.S. census, Missouri, Dent County, Watkins [CASE, Eliza]
    Occupation 1910  , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    brickyard laborer 
    1910 U.S. Census 15 Apr 1910  , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Age: 31y 
    • He was recorded as the head of household, married for 11 years, and was 31 years old at the time of this census. His occupation was recorded as "laborer". Missouri was his reported birthplace, as well as that of both his father and mother.
    1910 U.S. census, Missouri, St. Louis (Independent City), Ward 24 [CASE, Alexander]
    1910 U.S. census, Missouri, St. Louis (Independent City), Ward 24 [CASE, Alexander]
    Signature 12 Sep 1918  , Salem, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Signature, CASE, Alexander
    Signature, CASE, Alexander
    Occupation U.S. Military WWI Veteran 
    Military Draft Registration 12 Sep 1918  , Salem, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Age: 45y 
    MILITARY, WWI, Registration Card, [CASE, Alexander]
    MILITARY, WWI, Registration Card, [CASE, Alexander]
    1920 U.S. Census 1 Jan 1920  , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Age: 46y 
    • He was recorded as the head of household, and was 46 years old at the time of this census. His occupation was recorded as "farmer". Missouri was his reported birthplace, as well as that of both his father and mother.
    1920 U.S. census, Missouri, Dent County, Watkins [CASE, Alexander]
    1920 U.S. census, Missouri, Dent County, Watkins [CASE, Alexander]
    Occupation 1930  , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    farmer 
    1930 U.S. Census 1 Apr 1930  , Cold Spring Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Age: 56y 
    • He was recorded as the head of household, and was 56 years old at the time of this census. His occupation was recorded as "farmer". Missouri was his reported birthplace, as well as that of both his father and mother.
    1930 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Cold Spring [CASE, Alexander]
    1930 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Cold Spring [CASE, Alexander]
    Died 4 Mar 1933  , Cold Spring Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Cause: lobar pneumonia 
    Death Certificate of CASE, Alexander L.
    Death Certificate of CASE, Alexander L.
    Obituary 5 Mar 1933  [13
    • Alex Case, 59, Dies

      Alex Case, 59 years old, died at his home four miles west of Lecoma, Saturday, March 4, 1933. He was buried Sunday at the Anutt Cemetery. There was an unusually large crowd present to pay their last tribute of respect to their departed friend and neighbor.

      Mr. Case was born and reared in Dent County. He lived many years in the neighborhood in which he died. He is survived by his wife and six children and one adopted son. Also three brothers and one sister survives. He was a member of the Church of God. He was a good, honest citizen always true to his neighbors and his friends. His death is mourned by many.
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    • Alexander moved the family to St. Louis, Missouri in 1907, living near Tower Grove. The children attended Adams school. Alexander worked for Evans Howard Fire Clay Company that made all kinds of clay products. He drove a team of horses and wagon making deliveries. The company kept about 50 horses at a time using one pair to a wagon. Alexander moved his family back to the farm in Lecoma in 1914 where he worked as a farmer until he died in 1933. His wife Minnie, moved to Rolla Missouri and lived until her death in July 1962.
    Buried Anutt Cemetery, Anutt, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Gravestone for CASE, Alexander & Minnie (Melton)
    Gravestone for CASE, Alexander & Minnie (Melton)
    Transcription:
    CASE
    MINNIE | MAR. 28, 1880 | JULY 15, 1962
    ALEXANDER L. | MAY 26, 1873 | MAR 4, 1933
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 11 May 2008
    Association Danell LEINEGER (Relationship: DNA Relative) 
    Person ID I2798  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Case Branch
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2018 

    Father Joseph Warren CASE, I,   b. 2 Aug 1838, , Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1880, , Lecoma, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Mother Eliza LouVisa MALONE,   b. 24 Mar 1838, , Yancy Mills, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1914, , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married May 1860  , Waynesville, Pulaski County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 17, 18
    Family ID F1135  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Minnie MELTON,   b. 28 Mar 1880, , Flat, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1962, , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 5 Nov 1899  , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 19, 20
    • Allen and Alexander, brothers, married Lena (Linnie) and Minnie Melton, sisters.
    Marriage License of CASE, Alexander and MELTON, Minnie
    Marriage License of CASE, Alexander and MELTON, Minnie
    Marriage Application for CASE, Alexander and MELTON, Minnie
    Marriage Application for CASE, Alexander and MELTON, Minnie
    Children 
    +1. Joseph Warren CASE, II,   b. 15 Jul 1900, , Lecoma, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1983, , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +2. Ralph Franklin CASE,   b. 15 Feb 1902, , Lecoma, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1993, , Hamburg, Fremont County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    +3. Grace Belle CASE,   b. 14 Dec 1903, , Lecoma, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1996, , Chesterfield, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    +4. Beulah Lee CASE,   b. 22 Jan 1906, , Lecoma, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 2007, , Pocahontas, Randolph County, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 101 years)
    +5. Sylvester Allen CASE,   b. 25 Sep 1908, , Lecoma, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1989, , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     6. Birdie Mae CASE,   b. 13 Jul 1912, , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1919, , Lecoma, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)
    +7. Martha Ann CASE,   b. 18 Jul 1918, , Lecoma, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 2012, , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
    Photos
    Family of CASE, Alexander L.
    Family of CASE, Alexander L.
    Ralph & Mattie, Bryan Owen & Grace, Joe & Mildred, Vess & Mary, Lora Brown & Martha. Minnie (Melton) Case, their mother, is in front
    SOURCE: Martha Kult private photo collection
    Last Modified 4 Jul 2009 
    Family ID F1131  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 May 1873 - , Lecoma, Dent County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1880 U.S. Census - Age: 7y - 1 Jun 1880 - , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Nov 1899 - , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1900 U.S. Census - Age: 27y - 1 Jun 1900 - , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - brickyard laborer - 1910 - , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1910 U.S. Census - Age: 31y - 15 Apr 1910 - , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSignature - 12 Sep 1918 - , Salem, Dent County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Draft Registration - Age: 45y - 12 Sep 1918 - , Salem, Dent County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1920 U.S. Census - Age: 46y - 1 Jan 1920 - , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1930 - , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 U.S. Census - Age: 56y - 1 Apr 1930 - , Cold Spring Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: lobar pneumonia - 4 Mar 1933 - , Cold Spring Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Anutt Cemetery, Anutt, Dent County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    CASE, Alexander L. & Minnie (Melton)
    CASE, Alexander L. & Minnie (Melton)
    SOURCE: Martha Kult, private photo collection
    CASE, Alexander Leander
    CASE, Alexander Leander
    SOURCE: Phelps County Missouri Heritage, Volume 1, page 84
    CASE, Alexander Leander
    CASE, Alexander Leander
    SOURCE: Phelps County Missouri Heritage, Volume 1, page 84
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  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I2798&tree=1: accessed 15 August 2018), "Alexander Leander CASE"

  • Sources 
    1. [S244] "Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1967", database with images, Missouri Digital Heritage (https://s1.sos.mo.gov/records/Archives/ArchivesMvc/DeathCertificates/: accessed 2007-present), entry for death certificate no. 10637 (file no.), Alexander Case, 4 March 1933. (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S34] Mary Ruth Case, "The Case/Collier Family Genealogy," compiled 10 Dec 1990, supplied 2004 by Case, Rolla, Missouri.

    3. [S154] "U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database and digital images, Ancestry.com, (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 2006-present), Alexander Case, serial no. 72, order no. a12, Draft Board 0, Salem, Dent County, Missouri; citing World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, NARA microfilm publication M1509, roll 1683166. (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S787] Primary Source unavailable.

    5. [S804] Pauline W. Huffman, ed., "Genealogies," Ozar'kin: The People Who Settled the Missouri Ozarks, Spring 2001, 13-14, "Case", contributed by Barbara Case Helwick, (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S184] 1880 U.S. census, Dent County, Missouri, population schedule, Watkins Township, enumeration district (ED) 66, p. 14 (penned), p. 457B (stamped), dwelling 116, family 117, Joseph Case household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 12 June 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication T9, roll 685, (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S264] 1900 U.S. census, Dent County, Missouri, population schedule, Watkins Township, p. 117 (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 20, sheet 3-A, dwelling 42, family 42, Eliza Case household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 13 May 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication T623, roll 853, (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S182] 1910 U.S. census, St. Louis (Independent City), Missouri, population schedule, 24th Ward, enumeration district (ED) 381, sheet 6-B, 1716 Mackland Ave., dwelling 99, family 114, Alexander Case household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 12 June 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication T624, roll 814, (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S154] "U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database and digital images, Ancestry.com, (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 2006-present), Alexander Case, serial no. 72, order no. a12, Draft Board 0, Salem, Dent County, Missouri; citing World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, NARA microfilm publication M1509, roll 1683166. (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S180] 1920 U.S. census, Dent County, Missouri, population schedule, Watkins Township, p. 127 (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 41, sheet 4-A, dwelling 82, family 83, Alexander Case household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 12 June 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication T625, roll 917, (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S179] 1930 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Cold Spring Township, enumeration district (ED) 81-3, sheet 1-B, dwelling 20, family 20, Alexander Case household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 12 June 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication T626, roll 1216, (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S244] "Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1967", database with images, Missouri Digital Heritage (https://s1.sos.mo.gov/records/Archives/ArchivesMvc/DeathCertificates/: accessed 2007-present), entry for death certificate no. 10637 (file no.), Alexander Case, 4 March 1933. (Reliability: 3).

    13. [S31] "Alexander L. Case," obituary, The Rolla Herald (Missouri), 9 Mar 1933, p. unknown.

    14. [S1177] The State Historical Society of Missouri, R038 Watts, John J. (1831-1912) Collection, 1874-1912, (http://shsmo.org/manuscripts/rolla/r0038index.pdf : accessed 2 May 2016).

    15. [S211] Ken Fiebelman and Dent County Historical Society, compilers, Ozark Heritage, Dent County Missouri Area Cemeteries & Families 1851-1980, Vol. 2, (Paducah, Kentucky: Turner Publishing Company, 1994).

    16. [S509] Anutt Cemetery (Anutt, Dent County, Missouri; LAT/LON N37.719°, W-91.719°; located on a gravel street one block east of State Hwy O, and two blocks north of State Hwy C in Anutt, behind the Anutt Methodist Church. Pronounced by the locals as ah-NUT' [as opposed to AN'-nut]), Minnie and Alexander L. Case marker; personally read and photographed, 8 October 2005. (Reliability: 3).

    17. [S181] "U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900", database, Ancestry.com,, (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 2008-present), entry for Joseph Warren Case-Eliza Louvisa Malone. (Reliability: 2).

    18. [S184] 1880 U.S. census, Dent County, Missouri, population schedule, Watkins Township, enumeration district (ED) 66, p. 14 (penned), p. 457B (stamped), dwelling 116, family 117, Joseph Case household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 12 June 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication T9, roll 685, (Reliability: 2).

    19. [S913] Phelps County, Missouri, "Marriages", (1897-1907), 6:165, entry for Alexander L. CASE and Minnie MELTON, 5 November 1899; MSA microfilm C20225, Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City. (Reliability: 3).

    20. [S915] Phelps County, Missouri, "Marriage Applications", (Jan 1899 to Jun 1903; Box 1/F13 to Box 1/20), entry for Alexander L. CASE and Minnie MELTON, 4 Nov 1899; MSA microfilm C41801, Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City. (Reliability: 3).