Indiana McCaslins

Hollis Centenniel CoverAge: 75 years18761952

Hollis Centenniel Cover
Birth August 25, 1876 28 27
Birth of a sisterNona Cover
August 1878 (Age 23 months)
Birth of a sisterLula F Cover
June 1880 (Age 3 years)
Census 1880 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherSamuel C Cover
December 1882 (Age 6 years)
MarriageBessie BlackketterView this family
March 23, 1898 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a daughter
Lucille Cover
September 29, 1898 (Age 22 years)
Census 1900 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
Wade Cover
about 1902 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a daughter
Immogene Cover
about 1904 (Age 27 years)
Census 1910 (Age 33 years)
Death of a fatherAlonzo A Cover
March 8, 1920 (Age 43 years)
Census 1930 (Age 53 years)
Death 1952 (Age 75 years)

Note: Not verified
Family with parents - View this family
elder sister
20 months
2 years
younger sister
23 months
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
Family with Bessie Blackketter - View this family
Marriage: March 23, 1898Twelve Mile, Cass, Indiana
6 months
4 years
3 years

BirthWorld War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Census1880 US Federal Census
Marriage1900 US Federal Census
Marriage1910 US Federal Census
Census1900 US Federal Census
Census1910 US Federal Census
Census1930 US Federal Census
Not verified
Shared note
In the 1880 US Federal Census for Liberty, Fulton, Indiana, 32-year-old Indiana-born Alonzo Cover and his 30-year-old Indiana-born wife Martha [Leffel] Cover have in their household their three Indiana-born children, 5-year-old Alberta, 3-year-old Hollis and 2-year-old Nonie. Alonzo's parents were born in Maryland; Martha's parents were born in Ohio; the childrens' parents were born in Indiana. Logansport Daily Reporter, Monday Afternoon, March 28, 1898, p. 8 THE SOCIAL SWIRL Recient Pleasurable Affairs in the Ranks of Society Folks. Marriage of Mr. Cover and Miss Blackketter. At the home of the bride's pa- rnets near Twelve Mile, Mr. Hollis C. Cover and Miss Bessie Blackketter were united in marriage March 23, 1898 by Rev. R. H. Smith. The wedding was a quiet one, being wit- nessed only by a few of the imme- diate relatives and friends of the contracting parties. Mr. and Mrs. Cover will go to Janesville, Wis., and their many friends regret their departure. The couple received a number of pretty and useful pres- ents. In the 1900 US Federal Census for Logansport, Eel Township, Cass, Indiana, 23-year-old Indiana-born Hollis C Cover and his 20-year-old Indiana-born wife Bessie [Blackketter] Cover have been married three years. Bessie has born one child, 2-year-old Indiana-born Lucile H. The family is living in a rented house at 1520 Spear Street. Hollis is a clerk in the Post Office. Hollis and Bessie are literate and speak English. Everyone's parents were born in Indiana. In the 1910 US Federal Census for Noble, Cass, Indiana, 33-year-old Indiana-born Hollis C Cover and his 30-year-old Indiana-born wife Bessie [Blackketter] Cover have been married thirteen years. Bessie has born three children, all are living. These three Indiana-born children are 11-year-old Lucile, 8-year-old Wade and 6-year-old Immogene. All three children have attended school in the past year. Hollis is a public school instructor and has had no months out of work in the past year. The family is living in a house on Pleasant Grove Pike, which Hollis owns, but with a mortgage. Everyone is literate and speaks English. Everyone's parents were born in Indiana. On 12 Sep 1918, when 42-year-old Hollis Centenniel Cover registers for the WWI draft, he states that his permanent address is Box 152, Miller, Lake, Indiana, that he was born 25 August 1876 and is a white, native born citizen. His present occupation is "weigh master" for the "Amer Sheet & Lig Plalot" [? illegible]. His wife Bessie Cover also of Box 152, Miller, Lake, Indiana is his nearest relative. He is tall, and stout with brown eyes and gray hair. He has no disqualifying injuries. In the 1930 US Federal Census for South Bend, St Joseph, Indiana, 53-year-old Indiana-born Hollis C Cover and his 50-year-old Indiana-born wife Bessie [Blackketter] Cover were married when he was 21- and she was 18-years-old. They are living in a house that Hollis owns, worth $7,500, at 768 Portage Ave. They have a radio. Hollis is a parochial school teacher and has worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. He has not served in the military. Hollis and Bessie are literate and speak English. Their parents were born in Indiana.