Cassius Marcellus Upton

Cassius Marcellus Upton

Birth
Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Michigan, USA
Death 11 Dec 1903 (aged 46)
La Grange, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Michigan, USA
Plot Lot 345, Rt 13
Memorial ID 15331337 · View Source
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Cassius Marcellus Upton married Carrie Blodgett (b: Dec 1857 in Wisconsin).

Cassius was killed in a streetcar accident in LaGrange, IL while their children were still young. Their son Louis worked for the Edison Commonwealth Company in Chicago and in 1911 went into business with Cassius' brother Emory Upton in Benton Harbor, MI, forming the Upton Machine Company. They were soon joined by Cassius & Carrie's other son, Frederick making electric washing machines. The Upton Machine Company later become the Nineteen Hundred Corporation, and is now known as Whirlpool.


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  • Created by: Debra Stanley
  • Added: 13 Aug 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 15331337
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Cassius Marcellus Upton (19 Aug 1857–11 Dec 1903), Find a Grave Memorial no. 15331337, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Debra Stanley (contributor 46789848) .