Indiana McCaslins

Violet Esther (Esther) McCaslinAge: 78 years19001978

Name
Violet Esther (Esther) McCaslin
Birth August 25, 1900 25 18
Note: Old McCaslin Homestead in "Pleasant Hill"
Birth of a brotherWilliam Wesley McCaslin
May 17, 1909 (Age 8 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: birth state given as Ohio on the 1920 census
Census 1910 (Age 9 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam Watson Lineberry
April 15, 1920 (Age 19 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a maternal grandfatherWilliam Watson Lineberry
after April 15, 1920 (Age 19 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: IOOF Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 58959276)
Census 1920 (Age 19 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherEmily (Emma) Keyser
1930 (Age 29 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a maternal grandmotherEmily (Emma) Keyser
1930 (Age 29 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: IOOF Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 106290272)
Census 1930 (Age 29 years)
Marriage of a parentJulius Carleton McCaslinMary Leofa AdamsView this family
before 1936 (Age 35 years)

Death of a motherGrace E Lineberry
before 1936 (Age 35 years)

Census 1940 (Age 39 years)
Death of a fatherJulius Carleton McCaslin
January 22, 1946 (Age 45 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Wesley McCaslin
1963 (Age 62 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a brotherWilliam Wesley McCaslin
1963 (Age 62 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Mound Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 21577490)
Death November 5, 1978 (Age 78 years)
Burial after November 5, 1978
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Marriage: June 14, 1899, Johnson, Indiana
14 months
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9 years
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Father’s family with Mary Leofa Adams - View this family
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step-mother
Marriage: before 1936
Family with Wilbert Joshua (Wib) Harrer - View this family
husband
Wilbert Joshua (Wib) Harrer
Birth: October 20, 1901 33 30Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania
Death: September 27, 1986Lacey, Thurston, Washington
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Birth
Old McCaslin Homestead in "Pleasant Hill"
Shared note
Violet Esther McCaslin's birth on 25 Aug 1900 at the Old McCaslin Homestead in "Pleasant Hill" is recorded as Female McCaslin, and her parents as J.C. McCaslin and Grace Linberry. In the 1910 US Federal Census for Frankfort, Clinton, Indiana, Julius C McCaslin a 34-four year old minister and his 27-year-old wife, Grace (Lineberry) McCaslin, have in their household their children, 9-year-old Ester [Esther] and 11-month old William W, as well as Grace's brother, 25-year-old Frank W Lineberry, who is also a minister of a city church. They are all iving at 658 South Street. The McCaslins were probably living in Iowa 11 months earlier as William W was recorded as being born in Iowa, not in Indiana. In the 1920 US Federal Census for Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, 44-year-old Indiana-born Julius and his 38-year-old Indiana-born wife Grace [Lineberry] McCaslin and their children, Esther (age 19, born in Indiana) and William (age 10, born in Ohio), are living at 806 Udell Street, which they rent. Esther and William have attended school in the past year. Everyone is literate and speaks English. Julius is a Methodist minister. Julius' parents were born in Indiana; Grace's father was born in North Carolina and her mother in Indiana; the children's parents were born in Indiana. On 24 Dec 1923, 22-year-old Wilbert J Harrer applied for a marriage license to marry 22-year-old Esther [sic Violet Esther] McCaslin, both of of Belgrade, Gallatin, Montana. Wilbert was born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania and Esther in Johnsborough [sic Johnson County], Indiana. Neither had been previously married. Wilbert's parents are Henry and Rose Belle (Talbott) Harrer. Esther's parents are Julius C and Margaret [sic Grace] (Lineberry) McCaslin. License no. 4476 is duely issued by the Gallatin Clerk of District Court, Jack Cruickshank. They were married 28 Dec 1923 by R. P. Smith, Pastor of M.E. Chruch, Bozeman, Montana. Witnesses were Joe T Harrer and Ruth W Harrer. In the 1930 US Federal Census for Belgrade, Gallatin, Montana, 28-year-old Pennsyvania-born farmer Wilbert J and his 29-year-old Indiana-born wife Esther [Violet Esther McCaslin] Harrer were married when he was 22- and she was 23-years old [sic]. They have in their household their Montana-born sons, 3-year 9-month old William T and one-year 5-month old John W, and 27-year-old Nebraska-born hired man Fred Wellman. Wilbert and Esther can read, write and speak English. Both Wilbert and Fred have worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. Neither has served in the military. Wilberts' father was born in Pennsylvania and his mother in Illinois, Esther's parents were born in Indiana, and the children's father was born in Pennsylvania and their mother in Indiana. Fred's father was born in Pennsylvania and his mother in Indiana. In the 1940 US Federal Census for Belgrade, Gallatin, Montana, 38-year-old Pennsyvania-born farmer Wilbert J and his 39-year-old Indiana-born wife V Esther [Violet Esther McCaslin] Harrer have in their household their Montana-born children, 13-year-ole William T, 11-year-old John W and 5-year-old Ruth A, and Wilbert's 32-year-old Pennsylvania-born single brother Fred O Harrer. Also in this household are a hired girl,17-year-old Canada-born Margie J Moran, and two hired men, 32-year-old Montana-born Ivan Isom, and 23-year-old Illinois-born Delbert L Wallace. This household is living on Harrer Road. Wilbert owns a house and farm worth $52,000. Wilbert has completed two years of college; V Esther has completed four years of college; William has complete seven years of grade school; John has completed 4 years of grade school; Ruth as not attended school; Fred has completed four years of college; Margie has completed two years of high school; Ivan has completed eight years of grade school; Delbert has completed one year of high school. William, John and Margie have attended school in the past year. The Harrers were living in the same house in 1935. Margie was living in rural Madison County, Montana in 1935. Ivan was living in rural Montana in 1935. Delbert was living in rural Gallatin County, Montana in 1935. Wilbert and Fred are owner operators of the family farm and have worked 52 weeks of the year, but have no income to report. Margie has worked 52 weeks of the year and has earned $60. Ivan has worked 44 weeks of the year and has earned $450. Delbert has worked 32 weeks of the year and has earned $320. Esther [McCaslin] Harrer, born 25 Aug 1900, died Nov 1978. Both her last residence and her last benefit were Helena, Lewis and Clark, Montana 59601. She applied for her Social Security number in Montana in 1962.