Indiana McCaslins

Mary Elizabeth BlackwellAge: 89 years18661956

Name
Mary Elizabeth Blackwell
Source: l. v. counts
Birth November 27, 1866 27
Source: Find a Grave
Source: l. v. counts
Birth of a half-sisterEffa Sweptson
about 1878 (Age 11 years)
Census 1880 (Age 13 years)
MarriageNewton Sylvester (Newt) McCaslinView this family
February 6, 1881 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Sarah Abigail (Abbie) McCaslin
December 6, 1881 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Talytha Lytha (Mary T L) McCaslin
January 26, 1884 (Age 17 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a daughter
#3
Nita Sylvester McCaslin
May 1886 (Age 19 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a son
#4
Thomas Harrison McCaslin
March 12, 1889 (Age 22 years)
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Birth of a son
#5
James William McCaslin
December 6, 1890 (Age 24 years)
Source: l. v. counts
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Birth of a daughter
#6
Mellie Mae McCaslin
July 29, 1895 (Age 28 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Census 1900 (Age 33 years)
Marriage of a childJames Montgomery (Pete) DavisSarah Abigail (Abbie) McCaslinView this family
January 18, 1903 (Age 36 years)
Marriage of a childCharles Herbert TempleTalytha Lytha (Mary T L) McCaslinView this family
January 1, 1905 (Age 38 years)
Marriage of a childJohn J OliverNita Sylvester McCaslinView this family
February 13, 1909 (Age 42 years)
Census 1910 (Age 43 years)
Marriage of a childThomas Harrison McCaslinAlice GoodingView this family
July 23, 1911 (Age 44 years)
Census 1920 (Age 53 years)
Death of a sonThomas Harrison McCaslin
March 20, 1928 (Age 61 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a sonThomas Harrison McCaslin
after March 20, 1928 (Age 61 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Park Grove Cemetery, section E, Block 31, Lot 4, Space 2
Census 1930 (Age 63 years)
Death of a sonJames William McCaslin
October 30, 1940 (Age 73 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a sonJames William McCaslin
after October 30, 1940 (Age 73 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Gracelawn Cemetery
Death of a daughterNita Sylvester McCaslin
1944 (Age 77 years)

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Burial of a daughterNita Sylvester McCaslin
1944 (Age 77 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Gracelawn Cemetery
Death of a husbandNewton Sylvester (Newt) McCaslin
January 25, 1947 (Age 80 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a husbandNewton Sylvester (Newt) McCaslin
after January 25, 1947 (Age 80 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Gracelawn Cemetery
Death January 13, 1956 (Age 89 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: l. v. counts
Burial after January 13, 1956
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Gracelawn Cemetery
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
herself
Mother’s family with J F Frizzell - View this family
step-father
mother
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Mother’s family with Samuel Sweptson - View this family
step-father
mother
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half-sister
Family with Newton Sylvester (Newt) McCaslin - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: February 6, 1881, Crawford, Arkansas
10 months
daughter
2 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
3 years
son
21 months
son
5 years
daughter

Burial
Gracelawn Cemetery
Shared note
In the 1880 US Federal Census for Cedar Creek, Crawford, Arkansas, 48-year-old Kentucky-born farmer Samuel and his 41-year-old Tennessee-born wife Nancy [Nelson Frizzell Blackwell] Sweptson have in their household their 2-year-old Arkansas-born daughter Effa, Nancy's daughter from her previous marriage, 14-year-old Arkansas-born Mary Blackwell and a hired hand, 22-year-old Arkansas-born farm hand N. S. [Newton Sylvester] McKasling [sic McCaslin]]. Samuel's father was born in Virginia and his mother in Kentucky, Nancy's parents were born in Virginia, where Effa's father and mother were born is not recorded [Kentucky and Tennessee, respectively], Mary's father was born in Arkansas and her mother in Tennessee, and Newton's father was born in Indiana and his mother in Missouri. Newton and Mary will marry in about 1881. In the 1900 US Federal Census for Oliver Springs, Crawford, Arkansas, 44-year-old Arkansas-born farmer Nuten [sic] and his 33-year-old Arkansas-born wife Mary E [Blackwell] McCaslin have been married 19 years and have had six children, all are living. These Arkansas-born children are 18-year-old Sarah A, 14-year-old Mary T C [sic], 14-year-old Nita S, 11-year-old Thomas H, 8-year-old James W E, and 4-year-old Nellie M [sic]. Also in this household are Newton's 63-year-old Missouri-born widowed mother, Sarah [Lewis] McCaslin, Newton's 19-year-old Arkansas-born farm laborer nephew Charles S Johnson [son of Alexander Johnson and Newton's sister Melvina McCaslin] and Newton's 77-year-old Missouri-born widowed great uncle, Benjamin Hobaugh. Sarah Lewis McCaslin has borne four children but only two are living. Everyone's parents were born in Arkansas, except Sarah's and Benjamin's. Their parents were born in Kentucky. In the 1910 US Federal Census for Oliver Springs, Crawford, Arkansas, 54-year-old Arkansas-born farmer Newton S and his 43-year-old Arkansas-born wife Mary E [Blackwell] McCaslin have been married 29 years and have had six children, all are living. Three of these Arkansas-born children are living with them, 21-year-old Thomas H, 18-year-old James W, and 14-year-old Mellie M. Only Mellie has attended school in the past year. Newton is farming land he owns, free of mortgage, with the help of his sons, Thomas and James. None of them have had an unemployed month in the past year. Everyone can, read, write and speak English. Newton's father was born in Indiana and his mother in Missouri, Mary's father was born in Arkansas and her mother in Tennessee, and the children's parents were born in Arkansas. In the 1920 US Federal Census for Oliver Springs, Crawford, Arkansas, 63-year-old Arkansas-born farmer Newt [sic] S and his 53-year-old Arkansas-born wife Mary E [Blackwell] McAslin [sic] have in their household their grandson 7-year-old Arkansas-born Thell McAslin [sic].Thell is the son of Thomas H and Alice [Gooding] McCaslin. Thell has attended school in the past year. Newton is doing general farming on land he owns, free of mortgage. Newton's and Mary's fathers were born in Indiana and their mothers in Missouri [sic]. Thell's parents were born in Arkansas. In the 1930 US Federal Census for Oliver Springs, Crawford, Arkansas, 73-year-old Arkansas-born farmer Knute [sic] S and his 63-year-old Arkansas-born wife Mary C [sic][Blackwell] McCaslin have in their household their grandson 17-year-old Arkansas-born farm laborer Thel [sic] McCaslin. Thell is the son of Thomas H and Alice [Gooding] McCaslin. Newton is doing "general farming" on rented land. Both Newton and Thell have worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. Newton has not served in the military. Everyone can read, write and speak English. Newton's father was born in Indiana and his mother in Missouri, Mary's father was born in Arkansas and her mother in Tennessee, and Thell's parents were born in Arkansas.