Indiana McCaslins

Mary (Polly) McCaslin1770

Mary (Polly) McCaslin
Birth 1770

Marriage of a parentJohn? KingMargaret Mary WassonView this family
before 1781 (Age 11 years)

Death of a fatherRichard McCaslin
before 1781 (Age 11 years)

Note: His wife, Margaret Wasson McCaslin has remarried and had the first of her two children by Mr King, in that year.
Birth of a half-sisterCharlotte King
about 1781 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a half-brotherGeorge Wasson King
January 5, 1782 (Age 12 years)
Source: S5322
Note: Given as Wytheville, Wythe, Virginia, but neither existed when George was born.
MarriageSamuel SnodgrassView this family
September 4, 1794 (Age 24 years)
Note: by Rev John Sutton, a Presbyterian minister
Birth of a daughter
Margaret Snodgrass
1795 (Age 25 years)

Note: calculated from age range on 1810 census
Birth of a daughter
Charlotte Snodgrass
1796 (Age 26 years)
Source: S6726
Death of a husbandSamuel Snodgrass
before December 3, 1799 (Age 29 years)
MarriageAbraham Thixton (Thickston)View this family
November 11, 1802 (Age 32 years)
Note: Abraham's last name is transcribed as Theistone
Birth of a daughter
Susannah Thixton (Thickston)
about 1803 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a daughter
Rebecca Thixton (Thickston)
about 1804 (Age 34 years)
Death of a brotherRichard McCaslin
before November 13, 1806 (Age 36 years)
Note: His wife Elizabeth Wilson McCaslin with David McCaslin, signed inventory as "true bill"
Birth of a daughter
Ann Thixton (Thickston)
about 1808 (Age 38 years)
Census 1810 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a son
William Thixton (Thickston)
about 1812 (Age 42 years)
Marriage of a childMahlon GudgelCharlotte SnodgrassView this family
June 15, 1820 (Age 50 years)
Note: married by Amos Chetwood
Marriage of a childJohn StuckerMargaret SnodgrassView this family
November 2, 1821 (Age 51 years)
Note: by John Anderson, Justice of the Peace
Marriage of a childAndrew TerrillSusannah Thixton (Thickston)View this family
August 14, 1825 (Age 55 years)
Death of a brotherRobert McCaslin
before 1830 (Age 60 years)

Census 1830 (Age 60 years)
Death of a daughterSusannah Thixton (Thickston)
before 1834 (Age 64 years)

Source: S1456
Death of a husbandAbraham Thixton (Thickston)
before November 10, 1834 (Age 64 years)
Source: S1456
Marriage of a childBenjamin Franklin ThompsonAnn Thixton (Thickston)View this family
March 2, 1837 (Age 67 years)
Note: Ann's last name is recorded as Thickston on her marriage record.
Marriage of a childThomas D BennettRebecca Thixton (Thickston)View this family
August 24, 1837 (Age 67 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam Thixton (Thickston)Ann CooperriderView this family
December 26, 1837 (Age 67 years)
Census 1840 (Age 70 years)
Death of a brotherDavid Wasson McCaslin
December 17, 1850 (Age 80 years)
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Burial of a brotherDavid Wasson McCaslin
after December 17, 1850 (Age 80 years)
Note: McCaslin Cemetery; Findagrave Memorial # 31624145
Death of a brotherJohn McCaslin
1855 (Age 85 years)

Note: He is not on the 1860 census although his wife Sarah is still living with the McCleareys
Death of a half-brotherGeorge Wasson King
June 26, 1868 (Age 98 years)
Source: S5322
Burial of a half-brotherGeorge Wasson King
after June 26, 1868 (Age 98 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery-tombstone states that he was 86 years and 5 months old when he died. (Find A Grave Memorial# 16225165)
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: before 1765
1 year
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
1 year
elder brother
3 years
Mother’s family with John? King - View this family
Marriage: before 1781
1 year
1 year
Family with Samuel Snodgrass - View this family
Marriage: September 4, 1794, Mercer, Kentucky
2 years
Family with Abraham Thixton (Thickston) - View this family
Marriage: November 11, 1802, Washington, Kentucky
14 months
2 years
5 years
5 years

Birth1830 US Federal Census
MarriageMarriage Index : IL, IN, KY, OH, TN
Census1810 US Federal Census
Census1830 US Federal Census
Census1840 US Federal Census
by Rev John Sutton, a Presbyterian minister
Abraham's last name is transcribed as Theistone
Shared note
Washington County, Kentucky County Court Film # 0241421 Item 1 Page 378-379 December the 3rd 1799 At the motion of Mary [McCaslin] Snodgrass and Hugh Snodgrass who made oath and together with Robert McCaslin [Mary's brother] and Robert Snodgrass their securities Executed and acknowledged bond in the penalty of one hundred pounds conditioned as the court directs, a certificate is granted them for obtaining letter of administration on the estate of Samuel Snodgrass Deceased. After the death of her husband, Samuel Snodgrass, Mary married Abraham Thixton in 1802. In the 1810 US Federal Census for Washington County, Kentucky, Abraham Thixton has in his household one male from 26 to 44 (himself), four females under 10 (Susannah, Rebecca, Ann and an unknown0, 2 females from 10 to 15 (his stepdaughters, Charlotte and Margaret Snodgrass) and one female from 26 to 44 (his wife Polly McCaslin Snodgrass Thixton). In the 1830 US Federal Census for Lancaster, Jefferson, Indiana, Abraham Thixton has in his household one male from 10 to 15, one male from 15 to 20, one male from 50 to 60 (himself), one female from 10 to 15, three females from 20 to 30, and one female from 50 to 60 (his wife, Polly). Thickston, Abraham. (Jefferson County, Indiana, Probate Book A) 1834. Mary Thickston, adm. Heirs: Mary, Rebecca, Ann, William, Abraham, Susannah Thickston Terrill's heirs: Elizabeth, Margaret Ann and Wm. T. Terrill with Andrew Terrill, gdn. Andrew Terrill is Susannah's husband and the father of Elizabeth, Margaret Ann and William. In the 1840 US Federal Census for Republican, Jefferson, Indiana, William Thickston has in his household two males under five, one male between thirty and forty (himself), one female under five, one female between fifteen and twenty, one female between twenty and thirty (his wife ?) and one female between sixty and seventy (his mother Mary McCaslin Snodgrass Thickston).