Caskey, Curtis a Lutheran minister, was born at Canton, O., Oct. 17, 1827. His opportunities for securing an education were meager. He was ordained in 1857 by the synod of northern Indiana, and for, twenty-six years was actively engaged in the ministry. His last pastorate was what was then known as the Millersburg charge, in which he served more than five years. He died at his residence in Ligonier, Noble Co., Ind., Sept. 12,1881. See Lutheroan Observer, Oct. 7, 1881.