Mary Casey

Female Abt 1790 - Abt 1866  (~ 76 years)


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  • Name Mary Casey 
    Born Abt 1790 
    Gender Female 
    _UID 661DA440EC7D0B4EB610FFE35A9E07C29281 
    Died Abt Feb 1866  Lingan, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Feb 1866  Lingan, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1719  Victoria Boutilier's Genealogy Pages
    Last Modified 4 May 2010 

    Father Richard Casey,   b. Abt 1764,   d. 18 Feb 1837, Bridgeport, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Family ID F1163  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alexander Ley,   b. Abt 1791, Lingan, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1838 and 1861, Lingan, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Married Abt 1820 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Ley,   b. Abt 1822, Lingan, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1898, Lingan, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years)
     2. Caroline "Catherine" Ley,   b. Abt 1825, Lingan, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Annie Ley,   b. Abt 1826, Lingan, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1891, Lingan, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)
     4. Margaret Ley,   b. Abt 1833, Lingan, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1881  (Age ~ 49 years)
     5. Michael Ley,   b. Abt 1835, Lingan, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1901, Lingan, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)
     6. James Ley,   b. Abt 1837, Lingan, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1901 and 1911, Lingan, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years)
     7. Ann Ley,   b. Between 1820 and 1835, Lingan, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1866, Lingan, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years)
    Last Modified 23 May 2017 
    Family ID F682  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Cape Breton County Deed Bk K p. 470 (FHL Film # 808,750)
      "I Richard Casey of Lingan...do give...a certain tract of land unto my daughter Mary Casey otherwise Lee as a gift...forever...said land runs...in front from Walter Hanrahan's fence to the little head Rivulet or Brook thence to the back part of said land according to the front....[Richard Casey retaining the right to live on said land during his lifetime]...after [Richard Casey's] decease, it is to return to the heir and heirs of her [Mary's] body"
      dated 19 December 1835; Richard Casey makes his mark; witnesses Edward Foley (of Lingan) and Walter Hanrahan (his mark). Recorded 25 February 1836.

      "Mary Lee" appears on the 1861 Census of Nova Scotia, Lingan, as head of household. (Poll Dist 11, Abstract 2)
      4 men
      5 women
      1 male age 2 to 3 (presumably a son of Thomas Lee and Catherine Foley)
      2 single males 20 to 30 Michael Lee and James Lee
      1 married female 20 to 30 Catherine (Foley) Lee (wife of Thomas Lee)
      2 single females 20 to 30 Margaret Lee and ??
      1 married male 20 to 40 Thomas Lee
      1 single female 30 to 40 Annie Lee?
      1 widowed female 70 to 80 Mary (Casey) Lee