Indiana McCaslins

Rachael Venckeleer1908

Name
Rachael Venckeleer
Birth about 1908 30 26
Census 1910 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherTheodore F Venckeleer
February 7, 1914 (Age 6 years)
Census 1920 (Age 12 years)
MarriageJohn Benjamin (Jack) SteffeyView this family
August 5, 1925 (Age 17 years)
Marriage of a parentTheodore Francis VenckeleerEunice Elsie (Elise) LawView this family
before 1930 (Age 22 years)

Death of a fatherTheodore Francis Venckeleer
1944 (Age 36 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Death of a brotherTheodore F Venckeleer
January 1981 (Age 73 years)

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
elder sister
6 years
herself
6 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Eunice Elsie (Elise) Law - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: before 1930
Family with John Benjamin (Jack) Steffey - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: August 5, 1925, Marion, Indiana

Birth1910 US Federal Census
Census1910 US Federal Census
Census1920 US Federal Census
MarriageIndiana Marriage Collection 1800-1941, Index to Marriage Record 1920-1925 Inclusive
Shared note
In the 1910 US Federal Census for Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, 33-year-old Belgian-born (Flemish) Theodore F and his 28-year-old Pennsylvania-born wife May [sic] [maiden name unknown] Venckeleer have been married eight years and have had three children, two are living. These two children are 7-year-old Pennsylvania-born Josephine M and 2-year-old Indiana-born Rachel. The family is living in a rented house at 313 South Tacoma Avenue. Theodore immigrated to the United States in 1883 and he is a naturalized citizen. He is the manager of a cigar factory where he has worked the entire year. Theodore and Mae can read, write and speak English. Neither of their daughters is attending school. Theodore's parents were born in Belgium and Mae's in Pennsylvania. In the 1920 US Federal Census for Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, 42-year-old Belgian-born (Flemish) Theodore and his 38-year-old Pennsylvania-born wife Tillie M [Mae T] [maiden name unknown] Venckeleer have in their household their daughter, 17-year-old Pennsylvania-born Josephine M Venckeleer Harding, their son-in-law 20-year-old Indiana-born Harold Harding, their daughter, 12-year-old Indiana-born Rachel M, and their son 5-year 11-month old Indiana-born Theodore F. The family is living in a house at 2354 Dearborn Street that Theodore owns, free of mortgage. Theodore immigrated to the United States in 1891 [sic] and was naturalized in 1902. Rachel attended school in the past year. Theodore Sr is a machinist in a factory, Tille is a music teacher, and Harold is a fireman for a steamrailroad. Everyone except Theodore Jr can read, write and speak English. Theodore Sr's parents were born in Belgium and spoke Flemish. Tillie's [Mae] parents were born in Pennsylvania, and Harold's parents were born in Indiana.