Indiana McCaslins

A Leroy Portteus1877

Name
A Leroy Portteus
Birth about 1877
MarriageMary L IlgView this family
about 1900 (Age 23 years)

Birth of a son
#1
Walter L Portteus
about 1901 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Gene Lois Portteus
November 2, 1914 (Age 37 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Census 1920 (Age 43 years)
Census 1930 (Age 53 years)
Marriage1930 US Federal Census
Census1920 US Federal Census
Census1930 US Federal Census
Shared note
In the 1920 US Federal Census for Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, 43-year-old Indiana-born A Leroy and his 37-year-old Ohio-born wife Mary L [Ilg} Portteus have in their household their Indiana-born children19-year-old Walter L and 5-year-old Gene L and Mary's 58-year-old Ohio-born widowed mother Teresa F [maiden name unknown] Ilg. The family is living in a house at 2313 Coyner, which A Leroy owns, but with a mortgage. Walter has attended school in the past year, but Gene has not. Everyone is literate and can speak English. A Leroy is a cashier in an insurance office. A Leroy's parents were born in Indiama; Mary's parents were born in Ohio; the children's father was born in Indiana and their mother in Ohio; Teresa's father was born in Duesledorf, Germany and her mother in Germany. In the 1930 US Federal Census for Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, 53-year-old Indiana-born A Leroy and his 47-year-old Ohio-born wife Mary D [sic] [Ilg} Portteus were married when he was 23- and she was 17-years old [abt 1900]. They have in their household their 15-year-old Indiana-born daughter Gene L and Mary's 69-year-old Ohio-born widowed mother, Teresa F [maiden name unknown] Ilg who married when she was 20-years old. The family is living in a house at 2313 Coyner, which A Leroy owns, worth $6,500. They have a radio. Leroy is treasurer for a life insurance company and has worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. He has not served in the military. Teresa is an instructor at a girls' school and also has worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. Gene has attended school in the past year. Everyone is literate and can speak English. A Leroy's parents were born in Indiama; Mary's parents were born in Ohio; Gene's father was born in Indiana and her mother in Ohio; Teresa's father was born in Germany and her mother in Ohio [sic].