Indiana McCaslins

Thell McCaslinAge: 73 years19121986

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Thell McCaslin
Birth December 31, 1912 23 19
Birth of a half-brotherKelly Guy McCaslin
December 24, 1917 (Age 4 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: also given as 24 Jul 1917 in the California Death Index.
Census 1920 (Age 7 years)
Census 1920 (Age 7 years)
Death of a fatherThomas Harrison McCaslin
March 20, 1928 (Age 15 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Death of a maternal grandfatherAlbert Gooding
September 24, 1929 (Age 16 years)

Census 1930 (Age 17 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherNewton Sylvester (Newt) McCaslin
January 25, 1947 (Age 34 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Death of a maternal grandmotherMargaret Linn
May 5, 1950 (Age 37 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Elizabeth Blackwell
January 13, 1956 (Age 43 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: l. v. counts
Death of a half-brotherKelly Guy McCaslin
February 14, 1970 (Age 57 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a half-brotherKelly Guy McCaslin
after February 14, 1970 (Age 57 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Fairview Cemetery
Death January 7, 1986 (Age 73 years)
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Marriage: July 23, 1911, Crawford, Arkansas
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Thell McCaslin
Birth: December 31, 1912 23 19Arkansas
Death: January 7, 1986Stratford, Kings, California
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Kelly Guy McCaslin
Birth: December 24, 1917 28 23Wagoner, Wagoner, Oklahoma
Death: February 14, 1970, San Diego, California
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Thell McCaslin
Birth: December 31, 1912 23 19Arkansas
Death: January 7, 1986Stratford, Kings, California
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BirthSocial Security Death Index
Birth1920 US Federal Census
BirthCalifornia Death Index
Census1920 US Federal Census
Census1920 US Federal Census
DeathSocial Security Death Index
DeathCalifornia Death Index
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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. Thell was recorded for a second time in the 1920 US Federal Census for Blue Mound, Wagoner, Oklahoma where 32-year-old Arkansas-born Thomas H and his 25-year-old Arkansas-born second wife Audry [sic] [Parnell] McCaslin have in their household his son by Alice Gooding, 7-year-old Arkansas-born Thell, and their son 2-year 1-month old Oklahoma-born Kelley [sic]. Thell has attended school in the past year. The adults can read, write and speak English. Thomas is doing "general farming" on land he owns, but with a mortgage. Thomas' father was born in Missouri and his mother in Arkansas, Audrey's father was born in Arkansas and her mother in Missouri, and the children'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. Thell McCaslin is listed in the 1938 Calvert's Fort Smith [Sebastian, Arkansas] City Directory as an emp [sic employee] of Ft Smith Chair Company. On 19 Jul 1943, in the County Clerk's Office of Union County, Arkansas, 30-year-old Thell McCaslin of Jefferson County, Arkansas [sic] swears that he is the same person who has applied for license to marry 22-year-old Miss Ruby E Lipscomb, and that both are single and may lawfully wed. He then signs a $100 Marriage Bond as principal, Fred Fulsom as security, guarenteeing that he will marry Miss Ruby E Lipscom within 60 days. Next a marriage license is issued for 30-year-old Mr Thell McCaslin of Pine Bluff, Jefferson, Arkansas and 22-year-old Miss Ruby E Lipscomb of Dallas, Dallas, Texas. All of these documents are signed by the County Clerk, W H Jameson. Thell and Ruby were married the same day by J B Priddy, Minister. Thell applied for his Social Security Number in Arkansas before 1951. In 1952, Thell McCaslin is recorded as living at 1320 California South in the Stockton [San Joaquin], California City Directory. His residence is between the intersections of E Clay and East Charter. On one side of his residence, at 1319 California, is Ge [sic] W Woo, on the other, at 1326, is Frank Ducato, shoe repair. Everyone on this block has a phone except Thell. Seventy-three-year-old Arkansas-born Thell McCaslin was living in Stratford, Kings, California 93266 when he died on 7 Jan 1986. The California Death Index gives his mother's maiden name as Gooding.