Great Grandmother of Mark Twain. Of particular note in West Point history is the pioneer family of Jane Casey, wife of Revolutionary soldier Col. Wm.Casey. The grave sites of Jane and two of her five siblings, Green and Pollya, life-long residents of West Point, are located in the City Cemetery, West Point. It was Green and Pollya's sister Margaret, who married Col. Benjamin Lampon, whose daughter in turn, married John Marshall Clemens, father of Samuel Langhorn Clemens (Mark Twain). Samuel Clemens was 9 years old when his Great Grandmother Jane Casey passed away, in 1844. She was the daughter of William and Jane (Patterson) Montgomery
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Jane is 16 degrees from Carrie Fisher, 26 degrees from David Prowse, 20 degrees from Peter Mayhew, 18 degrees from Christopher Lee, 15 degrees from Kenny Baker, 22 degrees from Jeremy Bulloch, 26 degrees from Peter Cushing, 19 degrees from Alec Guinness, 20 degrees from Max von Sydow, 25 degrees from Sebastian Shaw, 24 degrees from Grant Imahara and 18 degrees from Anne Guglik on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.