Indiana McCaslins

Roxana (Roxy) Jane VestAge: 34 years18331867

Name
Roxana (Roxy) Jane Vest
Birth September 7, 1833 49 39
Source: Find a Grave
Note: also given as Kentucky on the 1850 and 1860 census
Birth of a brotherThomas Ishlam Vest
December 23, 1835 (Age 2 years)
Census 1840 (Age 6 years)
Death of a fatherChelsey Loyd Vest
July 21, 1849 (Age 15 years)
Census 1850 (Age 16 years)
MarriageCalvin S McCaslinView this family
January 1, 1854 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Aurela (Aurie) McCaslin
March 4, 1856 (Age 22 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Calculated from age at death
Birth of a son
#2
Eugene Palmer McCaslin
February 1857 (Age 23 years)
Source: S1620
Birth of a daughter
#3
Sonora M McCaslin
October 13, 1859 (Age 26 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Census 1860 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Edward S McCaslin
November 15, 1861 (Age 28 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Note: Calculated from age at death
Death of a sonEdward S McCaslin
June 8, 1863 (Age 29 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a sonEdward S McCaslin
after June 8, 1863 (Age 29 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: New Frankfort Cemetery; Find A Grave Memorial# 70890337
Death of a motherElizabeth Dean
August 4, 1864 (Age 30 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a daughter
#5
Ermina (Minnie) McCaslin
March 29, 1867 (Age 33 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Death October 18, 1867 (Age 34 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial after October 18, 1867
Source: Find a Grave
Note: New Frankfort Cemetery; Find A Grave Memorial# 45413105
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: July 13, 1813, Henry, Kentucky
3 years
elder sister
4 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
20 months
elder brother
5 years
elder brother
George Washington Vest
Birth: December 26, 1831 47 37Kentucky
Death: December 15, 1908, Scott, Indiana
elder brother
Francis M Vest
Birth: December 26, 1831 47 37Kentucky
Death: 1880Lexington, Scott, Indiana
20 months
herself
2 years
younger brother
Thomas Ishlam Vest
Birth: December 23, 1835 51 41Kentucky
Death: September 3, 1914Atchinson, Atchinson, Kansas
Family with Calvin S McCaslin - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: January 1, 1854Scottsburg, Scott, Indiana
2 years
daughter
1 year
son
3 years
daughter
Sonora M McCaslin
Birth: October 13, 1859 29 26Johnson, Scott, Indiana
Death: December 1, 1875Johnson, Scott, Indiana
2 years
son
5 years
daughter
Calvin S McCaslin + Amelia Trulock - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: May 4, 1868, Scott, Indiana
2 years
step-son
2 years
step-daughter
3 years
step-son

Birth
also given as Kentucky on the 1850 and 1860 census
Burial
New Frankfort Cemetery; Find A Grave Memorial# 45413105
Shared note
In the 1840 US Federal Census for Scott County, Indiana, Chesley Vest [transcribed Elishy Vist] has in his household one free white male under five [Thomas Ishlam], two free white males five through nine [twins George Washington and Francis M], one free white male ten through fourteen [Benjamin H], one free white male fifteen through nineteen [Chesley Loyd Jr], one free white male twenty through twenty-nine [unknown], one free white male fifty through fifty-nine [himself], one free white female five through nine [Roxana] , one free white female fifteen through nineteen [Martha Ann], and one free white female forty through forty-nine [his wife, Elizabeth Dean Vest]. In the 1850 US Federal Census for Jennings, Scott, Indiana, 17-year-old Indiana-born Roxy J Vest is living in the household of her 56-year-old mother, Elizabeth [Dean] Vest with her brothers, 19-year-old George W (with property worth $300), his 19-year-old twin Francis M, and a 15-year-old brother whose name is illegible [Thomas Ishlam]. In the 1860 US Federal Census for Jennings, Scott, Indiana, Indiana-born Calvin McCaslin is a 31-year-old farmer with real estate worth $750 and personal property worth $450. In his household are his Indiana-born 27-year-old wife, Roxy J [Vest] McCaslin, their Indiana-born children, Aurela (age 5), and Sonora (age 1) and Eugene P (age 3). Roxana Jane Vest, born 7 Sep 1833, died on 18 Oct 1867 and was buried in the New Frankfort Cemetery, Scottsburg, Scott, Indiana. The inscription on her tombstone reads: Affliction sore for years I bore, Physicians were in vain, At length God pleased to give me ease, And freed me from my pain.