Indiana McCaslins

Adam Warfel1853

Name
Adam Warfel
Birth September 1853
MarriageMartha (Mattie) E NealView this family
about 1885 (Age 31 years)

Birth of a son
#1
Adam Warfel
October 1886 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Mark Warfel
April 1889 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Garnet Warfel
January 8, 1891 (Age 37 years)
Note: Also given as 8 Jan 1898 and 8 Jan 1902 in Muncie, Delaware, Indiana on the immigration records. Apparently she didn't want people to know how much older she was than her husband.
Death of a childUnknown Child Warfel
before 1900 (Age 46 years)

Census 1900 (Age 46 years)
Census 1910 (Age 56 years)
Death of a wifeMartha (Mattie) E Neal
December 23, 1913 (Age 60 years)
Note: Mattie's husband Adam Warfel is recorded as a widower in the 1920 US Federal Census.
Census 1920 (Age 66 years)
Marriage of a childEdgar Melvin BraniginGarnet WarfelView this family
October 30, 1926 (Age 73 years)
Birth1900 US Federal Census
Marriage1910 US Federal Census
Census1900 US Federal Census
Census1910 US Federal Census
Census1920 US Federal Census
Shared note
In the 1900 US Federal Census for [Yorktown] Mount Pleasant, Delaware, Indiana, 46-year-old Indiana born Adam [Sr] and his 36-year-old Indiana-born wife, Mattie E. [Neal] have been married more than thirteen years (derived from the age of their oldest living child). Mattie has borne four children, three are living. These three Indiana-born children are 13-year-old Adam [Jr], 11-year-old Mark and 9-year-old Garnet. Adam is a house painter who was not employed four months of the past year. Adam and Mark have attended school seven months of the past year. Everyone except Garnet can read, write and speak English. The family is living in a house that Adam [Sr] owns, free of mortgage. Adam [Sr] father was born in Pennsyvania and his mother in Ohio; Mattie's father was born in Virginia and her mother in Ohio; the children's parents were born in Indiana. In the 1910 US Federal Census for Muncie Ward 3, Delaware, Indiana, 56-year-old Indiana-born Adam and his 46-year-old Indiana-born wife, Mattie E. [Neal] have been married twenty-five years. Mattie has borne four children, three are living. Only their youngest child,19-year-old Indiana-born Garnett [sic] is living with them. Also in this household are Mattie's 74-year-old Ohio-born widowed mother, Ella [maiden name unknown] Neal, and four lodgers, 27-year-old Rhode Island-born Victor Peterson, 20-year-old Rhode Island-born Rollen Doeg, 23-year-old Indiana-born Hershal Miller and 22-year-old Indiana-born Wilford Wingate. This household is living at 309 South Madison in a rented house. Adam is a school teacher and has had no months out of work in the past year. Garnet has attended school in the past year. Victor and Rollen are tool markers (auto parts). Hershal is a ticket agent for a "traction line". Wilford is freight agent. Adam's father was born in Pennsyvania and his mother in Ohio; Mattie's father was born in Virginia and her mother in Ohio; Garnet's parents were born in Indiana; Ella's parents were born in Maryland; Victor's and Rollen's parents were born in Rhode Island; Hershal's and Wilford's parents were born in Indiana. In the 1920 US Federal Census for Muncie Ward 3, Delaware, Indiana, 66-year-old Indiana-born widower Adam Warfel has in his household his 28-year-old Indiana-born daughter Garnet, his 16-year-old Indiana-born niece Juanita Neal and a 23-year-old Indiana-born lodger Azlan O'Connor. This household is living in a rented fourplex at 412 East Adams Street. Everyone is litereate and can speak English. Adam is a painter of "houses, etc", Garnet is a reporter and writer for a newspaper, Juanita is attending school and Azlon works for a casket maker. Adam's father was born in Pennsyvania and his mother in Ohio; Garnet's and Juanita's parents were born in Indiana; Azlon's father was born in Pennsylvania and his mother in Indiana.