Asher KASSON

Asher KASSON

Male 1795 - 1870

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  • Name  Asher KASSON  [1
    Born  4 Jun 1795  Forkston, Wyoming Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • On the South Branch of the Mehoopany Creek at Kasson Brook in Wyoming County, Pennsylvania.
    Gender  Male 
    Died  2 Aug 1870  Forkston, Wyoming Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID  I9356  Munro
    Last Modified  24 May 2005 

    Father  Samuel KASSON, Jr.,   b. 27 Aug 1761, Voluntown, New London Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1846, Johnstown, , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Mary DOWNING,   b. 27 Jul 1769, Canterbury, Windham Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1852, Johnstown, , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F3120  Group Sheet

    Family  Harriet ADAMS,   b. 1797,   d. 2 Aug 1870, Forkston, Wyoming Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  6 Jul 1813  Pomfret, Windham Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Marriage place unverified [2]
    Children 
    >1. Russell KASSON,   b. 5 Jul 1811-1814, Forkston, Wyoming Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1895, Lovelton, Wyoming Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. Chester KASSON,   b. 25 Feb 1817, Forkston, Wyoming Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1884, Forkston, Wyoming Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Irene KASSON,   b. 22 Aug 1826, Forkston, Wyoming Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    >4. Burton KASSON,   b. 6 Jan 1830, Forkston, Wyoming Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1906, San Jose, Santa Clara Co., California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >5. Houghton KASSON,   b. 15 Jul 1833, Forkston, Wyoming Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1915
     6. Philena KASSON,   b. Abt 1835, Forkston, Wyoming Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Philinda KASSON,   b. Abt 1835, Forkston, Wyoming Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  20 Jan 2009 
    Family ID  F12681  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Asher did not move to Ohio with his parents and younger siblings because he loved his home near Kasson Brook in Windy Valley too much to leave. One summer he walked to Ohio to visit his parents and then returned home.

      References:

      (1) "History and Genealogy of the Lexington, Mass. Munroes", 2nd ed. by R. S.
      Munroe - Florence, Massachusetts (1986) - 19-46-73 - p. 280

      Compiled and edited by Allen Alger, Genealogist, Clan Munro Association, USA [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S389] Clan Munro files - Schuster, Richard, Richard Schuster, The Genealogy of the Kasson Family - by Richard Louis Schus ter, ED.D. (Chipper) - dated 2 May 2005 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S389] Clan Munro files - Schuster, Richard, Richard Schuster, Email from Richard Schuster dated 3 May 2005 (Reliability: 3).