Indiana McCaslins

Elmer Curtis (Curtis Elmer) UnderwoodAge: 82 years18711954

Name
Elmer Curtis (Curtis Elmer) Underwood
Birth June 11, 1871 26 24
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a brotherAlbert L Underwood
about 1873 (Age 18 months)
Birth of a brotherEdgar (Eddie) Underwood
April 24, 1876 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterMinnie Cora (Cora M) Underwood
about 1879 (Age 7 years)
Census 1880 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a brotherJames W Underwood
March 19, 1884 (Age 12 years)
MarriageEsther Elizabeth HazzardView this family
November 3, 1894 (Age 23 years)
Census 1900 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#1
John R Underwood
about 1901 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Curtis D Underwood
April 27, 1908 (Age 36 years)
Census 1910 (Age 38 years)
Death of a motherMary Elizabeth McCaslin (McCasland)
March 25, 1913 (Age 41 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a motherMary Elizabeth McCaslin (McCasland)
after March 25, 1913 (Age 41 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Baptist Cemetery, Lot 43 (Find A Grave Memorial# 34186214)
Death of a brotherJames W Underwood
September 30, 1917 (Age 46 years)
Burial of a brotherJames W Underwood
October 31, 1917 (Age 46 years)

Note: Washburn Cemetery
Death of a fatherJohn W Underwood
July 30, 1918 (Age 47 years)
Burial of a fatherJohn W Underwood
after July 30, 1918 (Age 47 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Baptist Cemetery, Lot 43 (Find A Grave Memorial# 34186228)
Census 1920 (Age 48 years)
Census 1930 (Age 58 years)
Census 1940 (Age 68 years)
Death of a wifeEsther Elizabeth Hazzard
November 9, 1950 (Age 79 years)
Note: Certificate No. 0044419
Burial of a wifeEsther Elizabeth Hazzard
after November 9, 1950 (Age 79 years)
Note: Willowbrook Cemetery, Section 2 (Find A Grave Memorial# 110647352)
Death 1954 (Age 82 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial 1954 (on the date of death)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Willowbrook Cemetery, Section 2 (Find A Grave Memorial# 110647372)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: November 1, 1866, Jefferson, Indiana
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
2 years
himself
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
5 years
younger brother
Family with Esther Elizabeth Hazzard - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: November 3, 1894, Iroguois, Illinois
7 years
son
7 years
son

Burial
Willowbrook Cemetery, Section 2 (Find A Grave Memorial# 110647372)
Shared note
In the 1880 US Federal Census for Sherman, Kearney, Nebraska, 35-year-old Indiana-born farmer John W and his 33-year-old Indiana-born wife, Emma D [McCaslin] Underwood have in their household their Indiana-born children, 12-year-old Emma D, 10-year-old Willie G, 9-year-old Elmer C, 7-year-old Albert L, 4-year-old Edgar, and one-year-old Minnie C. Minnie's birthplace of Indiana would indicate that the family moved to Nebraska after June 1879. All of the children except the two youngest, Edgar and Minnie, have attended school in the past year. John has a sprained ankle the day the census was taken. John's parents were born in Kentucky; everyone else's parents were born in Indiana. In the 1900 US Federal Census for Linn, Woodford, Illinois, 55-year-old Indiana-born farmer John and his 53-year-old Indiana-born wife Mary E [McCaslin] Underwood have been married for 33 years. Mary has borne nine children, seven are living. They have in their household their youngest Indiana-born children, 21-year-old elocutionist Cora M and 15-year-old James W who has attended school eight months of the past year. Also in their household is a 21-year-old Minnesota-born hired man, Issac [sic] Davis. John is farming rented land. Everyone can read, write and speak English. John's father was born in Kentucky and his mother in Virginia [sic], Mary's and the children's parents were born in Indiana; Isaac's father was born in New York and his mother in Missouri. Living next door are two of John's sons, Curtis and Eddie [sic] Underwood and their families. Twenty-eight year old Indiana-born farmer Curtis [sic Elmer C in the 1880 census] and his 24-year-old Indiana-born wife Esther [Hazzzard] Underwood have been married five years and have had no children. Their hired man 18-year-old Indiana-born Carl Kinnear is living with them. Everyone can read write and speak English. Curtis is farming rented land. Curtis' and Esther's parents were born in Indiana; Carl's parents were born in Illinois. Twenty-four year old Indiana-born farmer Eddie [sic Edgar] and his 23-year-old Illinois-born wife Claudie [Hatten] Underwood have been married three years. Claudie has borne two children but only one is living. This Illinois-born child is 8-month old Mable [sic].Eddie is also farming rented land. Both adults can read, write and speak English. Eddie's parents were born in Indiana; Claudie' parents were born in Illinois; Mabel's father was born in Indiana and her mother in Illinois. In the 1910 US Federal Census for Bennington, Marshall, Illinois, 38-year-old, Indiana-born Curtis [sic] Underwood and his 34-year-old, Indiana-born wife, Esther [Hazzard] Underwood have been married 15 years. Esther has borne two children and both are living. These Illinois-born children are 9-year-old John R and 2-year-old Curtis S. Curtis Sr is a farmer, doing general farming on rented land. Curtis Sr, Esther and John read write and speak English. John is attending school. Curtis Sr's parents were born in Indiana, Esther's father was born in Massachusetts and her mother in New York. John and Curtis S's parents were born in Indiana. In the 1920 US Federal Census for Brown, Champaign, Illinois, 48-year-old Indiana-born farmer Curtis E and his 43-year-old Indiana-born wife Esther [Hazzard] Underwood have in their household their two Indiana-born sons, 19-year-old farmer John and 11-year-old Curtis R, and Esther's 65-yeear old widowed mother, New York-born Martha A Molan [sic-I do't know who this is as Esther's mother is Charlotte Griffin Hazzard, per Curtis and Esther's marriage record]. Curtis F has attended school in the past year. Everyone can read, write and speak English. Curtis E owns the land he is farming and John is "working out" as hired help. Curtis' parents were born in Indiana; Esther's father was born in Massachusetts and her mother in New York; John and Curtis R's parents were born in Indiana; Martha's parents were born in New York. In the 1930 US Federal Census for East Bend, Champaign, Illinois, 58-year-old Indiana-born farmer Curtis E and his 53-year-old Indiana-born wife Esther [Hazzard] Underwood were married when he was 23- and she was 19-years old. They have a 21-year-old Indiana-born son in their household, identified by the word "Son" who is probably Curtis R as his age is correct. The family is living on First Street, no house number listed, in a house that Curtis E owns. Curtis R is a college student. Everyone can read, write and speak English. Curtis E has worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. Neither Curtis E nor Curtis R have served in the military. Curtis E's parents were born in Indiana; Esther's father was born in Massachusetts and her mother in New York; Curtis R's parents were born in Indiana. When Curtis Elmer Underwood applies for his Social Security Number on Jul 1938, he states that he is male, white, and born on 1 Jun 1871 in Rushville, Indiana to John W Underwood and Mary McCaslin. In the 1940 US Census for Fisher, Champaign, Illinois, 68-year-old Indiana-born farmer Curtis E and his 63-year-old Indiana-born wife Esther E [Hazzard] Underwood are living at 43 Randolf, which is not a farm. Curtis owns the house worth $4,500. Their residence in 1935 was on a farm in rural East Bend, Illinois. Curtis has completed eighth grade. Esther has completed one year of college. Curtis is employed as a farmer, farming land he owns and is not looking for work. He has worked 60 hours in the past week and 52 weeks of the past year. He has no wages nor salary, but does have other income. Esther is a housewife who is not looking for work, has no wages nor salary, and does not have other income..