W L Casey (1918 - 1991)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

W L Casey’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of W so that their life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit W’s biography.

W L Casey Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of W L Casey and their immediate Casey family. Add to W L Casey's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with their family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for W.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of W L Casey? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Defuniak Springs, Walton County, Florida

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did W finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did W attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what W did for a living or if they had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if W L Casey is a military veteran.

Middle name

L

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add W's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add W's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was W a religious person? Add W’s religion

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of W during various points of their life.

Timeline

1918 - In the year that W L Casey was born, on November 1, an elevated train on the Brooklyn line of the subway - driven by an inexperienced operator because of a strike - tried to navigate a turn at 30mph. The limit on the curve was 6 mph. The 2nd and 3rd cars of the 5 car wooden train were badly damaged and at least 93 people were killed, making it the deadliest crash in New York subway history.

1928 - When this person was just 10 years old, Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

1981 - W was 63 years old when on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

1989 - When this person was 71 years old, on November 9th, the Berlin Wall fell. The Wall was built by the East Germans to keep East Berliners from escaping into West Berlin, separating families and friends. When the head of the East German Communist Party announced that day that East Berliners could cross whenever they pleased, happy crowds surged across the border. People brought tools and took parts of the hated wall.

1991 - In the year of W L Casey's passing, on January 16th, Allied forces began the first phase of Operation Desert Storm. Saddam Hussein's forces had previously invaded the sovereign state of Kuwait and the focus of the operation was to remove his Iraqi troops from Kuwait. On February 24th, the ground war began. Within 100 hours, American ground troops declared Kuwait liberated.

W L Casey Family Tree

Who was W’s parents? Did they get married and did they have children? Share W’s family tree to share their legacy and genealogy pedigree.

W's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
W L Casey
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from W's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of W L Casey is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to their obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

W L Casey died on September 16, 1991 at age 72. There is no known cause of death. W was born on December 11, 1918. There is no information about W's immediate family. We know that W L Casey had been residing in Defuniak Springs, Walton County, Florida.

Memories

What do you remember about W L Casey? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about them. Or just leave a comment to show the world that W is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of W L Casey

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources