Indiana McCaslins

Nellie D ?(Sheffer)1878

Name
Nellie D ?(Sheffer)
Birth about 1878
Birth of a son
#1
Leslie Sheffer
about 1901 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Earl Sheffer
about 1903 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Irvie N Sheffer
about 1905 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Carl Sheffer
about 1908 (Age 30 years)
Census 1920 (Age 42 years)
Census 1930 (Age 52 years)
Birth1920 US Federal Census
Census1920 US Federal Census
Census1930 US Federal Census
Shared note
In the 1920 US Census for Harrison, White, Arkansas, 44-year-old Arkansas-born farmer Henry L and his 42-year-old Missouri-born wife Nelly [sic] D [maiden name unknown] Sheffer have in their household their Arkansas-born children, 19-year-old Leslie F, 17-year-old Earl D, 15-year-old Irvie N, 12-year-old Carl, and 2-years 4 month old Jewel, and a boarder 19-year-old Arkansas-born Lucile Brown. Irvie and Carl have attended school in the past year. Everyone but baby Jewel can read, write and speak English. Henry is doing "general farming" on land he owns, free of mortgage. Henry's father was born in Kentucky and his mother in Tennessee; Nellie's father was born in Iowa and her mother in Missouri; the children's father was born in Arkansas and their mother in Missouri; Lucile's gather was born in Kentucky and her mother in Alabama. In the 1930 US Census for Harrison, White, Arkansas, 54-year-old Arkansas-born farmer Henry L and his 51-year-old Missouri-born wife Nellie [sic] D [maiden name unknown] Sheffer were married when he was 24- and she was 21-years old. They have in their household some of their Arkansas-born children, 29-year-old Leslie L, 21-year-old Carl H and 12-year-old Jewel. Only Jewel has attended school in the past year. Henry is farming land he owns with the help of his sons. They have worked on the last regularly scheduled work day, and none of them has served in the military. Everyone can read, write and speak English. Henry's father was born in Kentucky and his mother in Tennessee; Nellie's father was born in Iowa and her mother in Missouri; the children's father was born in Arkansas and their mother in Missouri.