Indiana McCaslins

William Wesley (Bill) McCaslinAge: 89 years19172007

Name
William Wesley (Bill) McCaslin
Birth September 26, 1917 24 16
Birth of a brotherCharley Jackson McCasling (McCaslin)
February 18, 1920 (Age 2 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Charlie's Social Security Application gives his date of birth as 18 Mar 1919
Census 1920 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherLewis McCasling (McCaslin)
November 25, 1921 (Age 4 years)
Census 1930 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a son
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Donald Ray McCaslin
August 29, 1939 (Age 21 years)
Census 1940 (Age 22 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherThomas Jefferson (Tom) McCasling (McCaslin)
February 16, 1953 (Age 35 years)
Source: S2778
Source: Find a Grave
Death of a fatherWesley William (John Wesley) McCasling (McCaslin)
July 2, 1968 (Age 50 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Death of a sonDonald Ray McCaslin
September 26, 1977 (Age 60 years)
Burial of a sonDonald Ray McCaslin
after September 26, 1977 (Age 60 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Shafter Memorial Park (Find A Grave Memorial# 46623701)
Death of a wifeGeneva Katherine Wood
July 29, 1992 (Age 74 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a wifeGeneva Katherine Wood
after July 29, 1992 (Age 74 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Shafter Memorial Park; Find A Grave Memorial# 46746952
Death of a brotherLewis McCasling (McCaslin)
August 21, 1993 (Age 75 years)
Death of a brotherCharley Jackson McCasling (McCaslin)
March 28, 2000 (Age 82 years)
Burial of a brotherCharley Jackson McCasling (McCaslin)
after March 28, 2000 (Age 82 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Shafter Memorial Park (Find A Grave Memorial# 40778058)
Death January 16, 2007 (Age 89 years)
Burial after January 16, 2007
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Shafter Memorial Park; Find A Grave Memorial# 46746965
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Charley Jackson McCasling (McCaslin)
Birth: February 18, 1920 27 19, Barry, Missouri
Death: March 28, 2000, Kern, California
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Donald Ray McCaslin
Birth: August 29, 1939 21 19, Kern, California
Death: September 26, 1977, Kern, California

Birth1920 US Federal Census
BirthSocial Security Death Index
Census1920 US Federal Census
Census1930 Federal Census
Census1940 US Federal Census
DeathSocial Security Death Index
BurialFind a Grave
Burial
Shafter Memorial Park; Find A Grave Memorial# 46746965
Shared note
In the 1920 US Federal Census for Ozark, Barry, Missouri, 52-year-old Arkansas-born farmer Tomas [sic] J McCaslin [sic] has in his household his Arkansas-born children, 18-year-old Bertha J [sic], 16-year-old Goldie M, 13-Ollie M, and 9-year-old Willis J. Living next door is Thomas' son 27-year-old Missouri-born farm laborer Wesley [John Wesley], Wesley's 19-year-old Missouri-born wife Dovie [sic] [Heatherly] McCaslin [sic] and their son 2-year 3-month old Missouri-born William. Everyone except Willis and William can read and write. Ollie and Willis have attended school in the past year. Thomas' father was born in Arkansas and his mother in North Carolina. Everyone else's parents were born in Missouri except Dovie. Dovie's parents are recorded as being born in the United States. In the 1930 US Federal Census for Ozark, Barry, Missouri, 34-year-old [sic] Missouri-born divorc Wesley McCaslin has in his household his Missouri-born children, 13-year-old William, 11-year-old Charley, 9-year-old Lewis and 6-year-old Cora. William, Charley and Lewis have attended school in the past year and can read and write. Wesley is illerate. He is a farmer who owns the land he is farming and has worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. On 31 Jan 1938, 20-year-old unemployed WilliamWesley McCaslinapplied for his Social Security Number. He states that he is living at Mayers Lane, Shafter, Kern, California andthat he was born 26 Sep 1917 inBerry [sic] County, Missouri. His parents are Wesley William McCaslin and Dovie Heatherley.He has applied for a Social Security Number previously on 8 Jan 1938 and is refiling due to "not filling out correctly". He signs his appication with an X next to his name, Bill W McCaslin. In the 1940 US Federal Census for J. Twp 17, Kern, California, 22-year-old, Missouri-born Bill McCaslin and his 20-year-old Oklahoma-born wife Geneva [Wood] McCaslin have in their household their California-born sons, 3-year-old Billy and 7-month-old Donald. Bill has attended school through the 7th grade. Geneva has attended school through the 8th grade. Neither Billy nor Donald have attended school. Billy was living in Pryor, Maze, Oklahoma in 1935. The family is living in a rented farm house on Wasco Way, which Bill rents for $4 a month. Bill is employed as a farm laborer, has worked 20 hours in the past week, and 36 weeks in the past year. He has earned $540 in wages or salary. Geneva is a housewife, and has earned no wages in the past year. Neither has a source of outside income. William Wesley McCaslin died on 16 Jan 2007 in Bakerfield, Kern, California 93314. He was born on 26 Sep 1917. William "Bill" McCaslin is buried in Shafter Memorial Park, Shafter, Kern, California, (Find A Grave Memorial# 46746965).