William Francis Casey

William Francis Casey
Born William Francis Casey
(1884-05-02)2 May 1884
Cape Town, Cape Colony
Died 20 April 1957(1957-04-20) (aged 72)
London, England
Education Trinity College, Dublin
Occupation Journalist and editor
Spouse(s) Amy Gertrude Pearson-Gee
Children None

William Francis Casey (2 May 1884 – 20 April 1957) was a journalist and newspaper editor, notably spending most of his working life employed by British newspaper, The Times. He first took employment as a sub-editor shortly before World War I, remaining with the paper until 1952.[1]


  1. Robbins, A. P., "Casey, William Francis (1884–1957)", rev. Marc Brodie, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004 Accessed 29 April 2014.
Media offices
Preceded by
Robert Barrington-Ward
Deputy Editor of The Times
Succeeded by
Donald Tyerman
Preceded by
Robert Barrington-Ward
Editor of The Times
Succeeded by
William Haley
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