Indiana McCaslins

William Maxfield1868

Name
William Maxfield
Birth April 1868
MarriageLuella HockersmithView this family
December 26, 1889 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Emma J Maxfield
November 1890 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Fanny Maxfield
November 1891 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Luvena Maxfield
May 1894 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Charles (Charlie) Maxfield
October 1898 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Elmer S Maxfield
March 1900 (Age 31 years)
Census 1900 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6
Cora Maxfield
about 1902 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Jessie M Maxfield
about 1905 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a daughter
#8
Anna M Maxfield
about August 1910 (Age 42 years)
Census 1910 (Age 41 years)
Death of a wifeLuella Hockersmith
August 16, 1914 (Age 46 years)
Note: Anna State Hospital
Family with Luella Hockersmith - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: December 26, 1889, White, Illinois
11 months
daughter
13 months
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3 years
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5 years
son
18 months
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3 years
daughter
4 years
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Birth1900 US Federal Census
MarriageIllinois Statewide Marriage Index
Census1900 US Federal Census
Census1910 US Federal Census
Shared note
In the 1900 US Federal Census for Indian Creek, White, Illinois, 32-year-old Illinois-born farmer William and his 0-year-old Indiana-born wife Luetta [sic] [Hockersmith] Maxfield have been married 11 years and have had six children, five are living. These five Illinois-born children are 9-year-old Emma J, 8-year-old Fannie, 6-year-old Luvena, one-year-old Charles and 3-month old Elmer S. Emma has attended school three months of the past year and Fannie has attended school for two months.William and Luella are illiterate, but can speak English. William is farming land he owns, which has a mortgage. William's parents were born in Alabama, Luella's parents were born in Indiana, and the children's father was born in Illinois and their mother in Indiana. In the 1910 US Federal Census for Indian Creek, White, Illinois, 43-year-old Illinois-born farmer William and his 40-year-old Indiana-born wife Lou Ella [sic] [Hockersmith] Maxfield have been married 20 years and have had nine children, eight are living. These eight Illinois-born children are 19-year-old Emma J, 17-year-old Fanny, 16-year-old Luvena, 11-year-old Charley, 10-year-old Elmer, 8-year-old Cora M, 5-year-old Jessie M and 1-year 8-month old Anna M. The family speaks English. William and Luella are illiterate. Emma J, Fanny, Luvena, Charley and Elmer can read and write. Fanny, Luvena, Charley, Elmer, and Cora have attended school in the past year. William owns the land where he is doing general farming but with a mortgage. William's parents were born in Alabama, Luella's parents were born in Indiana, and the children's father was born in Illinois and their mother in Indiana.