Indiana McCaslins

Alice J (Josie) Propest1878

Alice J (Josie) Propest
Birth about 1878
MarriageJames William McCaslinView this family
October 4, 1925 (Age 47 years)
Census 1930 (Age 52 years)
Death of a husbandJames William McCaslin
April 2, 1934 (Age 56 years)
Burial of a husbandJames William McCaslin
after April 2, 1934 (Age 56 years)
Note: Lowe Cemetery, Find A Grave Memorial# 68943168
MarriageHarry SweenyView this family
December 13, 1934 (Age 56 years)
Birth1930 US Federal Census
Marriage1930 US Federal Census
MarriageArkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957
Census1930 US Federal Census
MarriageArkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957
Shared note
On 2 Oct 1925 at the Garland County, Arkansas Courthouse, J W McCaslin applied for a $100 bond for Marriage License to marry Josie Propest. He signed as principal and H W McDowell signed as security. The Affidavit for the marriage license is blank. A Marriage License was then issued to 51-year-old J W McCaslin of Bear, Garland, Arkansas and 42-year old Josie Propest of Royal, Garland, Arkansas. They were married 4 Oct 1925 in Garland County, Arkansas by R A Dodd, Justice of the Peace. Trager Freeman, County and Probate Clerk, recorded their marriage on page 383 of Book 30 on 6 Oct 1925. In the 1930 US Federal Census for Valley, Garland, Arkansas, 55-year-old Arkansas-born James W and his 52-year-old Texas-born wife Alice J [Propest] McCaslin were married when he was 51- and she was 48-years-old. They are living in a rented house for which James pays $8 a month. He has no employment and he has not served in the military. James' parents were born in Indiana; Alice's parents were born in Missouri.