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Peter Graft Cassat
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Birth: Oct. 7, 1843
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 1909
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA


The son of John & Mary Ann (Phillips) Cassatt, in 1860 he was a laborer living in Straban Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania. He stood 5' 8" tall and had dark hair and dark eyes. He married Susan Catherine Tate March 10, 1864, and fathered Susan Alice (b. 12/05/64 - married Calvin King Moose), John W. E. (b. 07/03/67), Martha J. (b. @1870 - married Emery L. Reigal), Anna M. (b. 03/??/75 - married Charles Stallsmith), Sarah Ellen (b. @1878 - married John H. Dotterger and George W. Horting), Charles Benjamin (b. 10/??/85), and Mary (b. @1887).

A Civil War veteran, he enlisted in Arendtsville, Adams County, August 28, 1864, mustered into federal service at Harrisburg September 3 as a private with Co. K, 184th Pennsylvania Infantry, and honorably discharged with his company June 2, 1865.

Adams County News 4/17/1909
P. O. Cassatt died Sunday morning at five o'clock at his home in Butler township from pneumonia aged 65 yrs
He had been ill about one week. He in survived by his wife, two sons.
John, in Arendtsville and Benford at home; and four daughters. Mrs.
Emory Riegle, mf York; Mrs. Charles Stallsmith, of route 7,Gettysburg;Mrs. C. K Moose, of Butler township. Mrs. John Duttera of Straban township
Funeral Tuesday afternoon at two o'clock. Interment at Bender's Church, 
Family links: 
  John C Cassat (1808 - 1866)
  Mary Anne Gulden Cassat (1821 - 1859)
  Susan Catherine Tate Cassat (1843 - 1928)
  Susan Alice Cassatt Moose (1864 - 1935)*
  John W Cassat (1866 - 1946)*
  Martha J Cassat Reigle (1870 - 1955)*
  Anna Mary Cassat Stallsmith (1875 - 1962)*
  Sarah Ellen Cassat Dotterer (1877 - 1965)*
  Samuel W. Cassat (1838 - 1918)**
  Michael Cassat (1841 - 1889)*
  Peter Graft Cassat (1843 - 1909)
  William Gulden Cassatt (1856 - 1927)*
  Rachel Agnes Cassat (1858 - 1859)*
*Calculated relationship
Benders Lutheran Church Cemetery
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: pat callahan
Record added: Aug 17, 2008
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Peter Graft Cassat
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