Indiana McCaslins

Newton W Swinford1856

Newton W Swinford
Birth about 1856 23 26
Birth of a sisterMartha Swinford
about 1858 (Age 2 years)
Census 1860 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterSarah Swinford
about 1862 (Age 6 years)
Death of a fatherJames Swinford
January 25, 1863 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a brotherJames Swinford
about 1864 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterMary Swinford
about 1869 (Age 13 years)
Census 1870 (Age 14 years)
MarriageSpicy Ann McCaslinView this family
April 14, 1878 (Age 22 years)
Note: Marriage license 13 Apr 1878, Crawford County, Arkansas
Birth of a daughter
Martha Swinford
March 1880 (Age 24 years)
Census 1880 (Age 24 years)
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: August 23, 1851, McMinn, Tennessee
16 months
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
3 years
3 years
younger sister
5 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
6 years
younger sister
Family with Spicy Ann McCaslin - View this family
Marriage: April 14, 1878, Crawford, Arkansas
2 years

Birth1870 US Federal Census
Census1860 US Federal Census
Census1870 US Federal Census
MarriageArkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957
Census1880 US Federal Census
Marriage license 13 Apr 1878, Crawford County, Arkansas
Shared note
In the 1860 US Federal Census for Clay, Adair, Missouri, 27-year-old Tennessee-born farm laborer James Swinford owns $200 worth of personal property, but no land of value. He and his 30-year-old Tennessee-born wife Sophia [Davis] Swinford have in their household their children, 8-year-old Tennessee-born Jonathan, 7-year-old Missouri-born Nancy, 5-year-old Missouri-born Newton and 3-year-old Missouri-born Martha. Sophia is illiterate. In the 1870 US Federal Census for New London, Spencer, Ralls, Missouri, 40-year-old Tennessee-born Sophia [Davis] Swinford is "keeping house". She owns $230 worth of personal property but no land of value. She has in her household her children, 18-year-old Tennessee-born farmer John, 16-year-old Missouri-born Nancy, 14-year-old Missouri-born farm hand Newton, 12-year-old Missouri-born Martha, 8-year-old Missouri-born, 6-year-old Missouri-born James, and 1-year-old Missouri-born Mary. Martha, Sarah and James have attended school in the past year. In the 1880 US Federal Census for Upper, Crawford, Arkansas, 24-year-old Missouri-born farmer Newton and his 20-year-old Arkansas-born wife Spicy [McCaslin] Swinford have in their household their 2-month old Arkansas-born daughter, Martha. Newton can read but not write. Spicey is illiterate. Newton's parents were born in South Carolina [sic]; Spicey's father was born in Arkansas, and her mother in Virginia; Martha's father was born in Missouri and her mother in Arkansas. Spicey is living next door to her mother Letha Ann Nordin McCaslin Swinford and Letha's second husband, Jonathan Swinford.