Indiana McCaslins

John T Ditmars1830

Name
John T Ditmars
Birth January 7, 1830 37 35

Birth of a sisterRebecca Ditmars
January 8, 1832 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherRichard Verbrycke Ditmars
December 8, 1834 (Age 4 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a brotherJacob Ditmars
February 2, 1837 (Age 7 years)

Death of a brotherJacob Ditmars
October 5, 1837 (Age 7 years)

Birth of a brotherEdward Ditmars
March 5, 1839 (Age 9 years)
Death of a sisterMary Ditmars
September 28, 1840 (Age 10 years)

Birth of a sisterAlice Barnett Ditmars
January 27, 1849 (Age 19 years)

Death of a fatherGarett Ditmars
November 23, 1851 (Age 21 years)
Source: S1018
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a fatherGarett Ditmars
after November 23, 1851 (Age 21 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Hopewell Presbyterian Church Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 86515219)
Death of a motherSarah Verbryke
August 2, 1856 (Age 26 years)
Source: S1018
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a motherSarah Verbryke
after August 2, 1856 (Age 26 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Hopewell Presbyterian Church Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 86515255)
Death of a sisterMagdalene Ditmars
April 1, 1862 (Age 32 years)

Census 1870 (Age 39 years)
Death of a sisterCaroline Ditmars
April 27, 1872 (Age 42 years)

Source: S1662
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a sisterCaroline Ditmars
after July 27, 1872 (Age 42 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery, Section Pine, Row 20, Stone 13
Death of a sisterAlice Barnett Ditmars
July 14, 1887 (Age 57 years)

Death of a sisterJane Ditmars
May 14, 1891 (Age 61 years)

Burial of a sisterJane Ditmars
after May 14, 1891 (Age 61 years)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Hopewell Cemetery, Section C, Row 25, Stone 3 (Find A Grave Memorial# 86473895)
Death of a sisterMargaret Garett Ditmars
August 4, 1897 (Age 67 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a sisterMargaret Garett Ditmars
August 6, 1897 (Age 67 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 43243128)
Death of a brotherPeter Ditmars
May 24, 1910 (Age 80 years)
Death of a brotherRichard Verbrycke Ditmars
September 5, 1918 (Age 88 years)
Burial of a brotherRichard Verbrycke Ditmars
September 7, 1918 (Age 88 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 143158067)
Death of a brotherCornelius Lowe Ditmars
February 15, 1922 (Age 92 years)

Burial of a brotherCornelius Lowe Ditmars
after February 15, 1922 (Age 92 years)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Hopewell Cemetery, Section C, Row 27, Stone 3
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Marriage: September 16, 1817, Somerset, New Jersey
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Shared note
In the 1870 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana. 37-year-old John Ditmars is living with his sister, Margaret Ditmars McCaslin, and his brother-in-law, Allen McCaslin, and their children. John is a prosperous farmer worth $10,650 in real estate and $3, 669 in personal property. From Banta's History of Johnson County Indiana 1888: JOHN T. DITMARS, farmer and stock-raiser, was born in New Jersey, January 7, 1830, and is the ninth in afamily of thirteen children born to Garrett and Sarah (Verbryke) Ditmars. When our subject was four monthsold his parents removed to Warren County, Ohio, and in 1836, came to Johnson County, Ind. He was rearedon a farm and attended the country school during the winter. At the age of twenty-one years he beganworking for himself, and for eight years worked by the month on the farm. In the spring of 1866,Mr. Ditmars settled on his present farm, which contains 304 acres of valuable land. Politically, he isan ardent Republican, and cast his first presidential vote for Winfield Scott. He is a member of thePresbyterian Church, a successful farmer, and one of the few remaining old pioneers of the county. Transcribed by Cheryl Zufall Parker