Indiana McCaslins

Rinaldo Russel McCaslinAge: 88 years18571946

Name
Rinaldo Russel McCaslin
Birth May 13, 1857 24 21
Note: Only the 1860 census says Rinaldo's birthplace was Indiana, all the rest and his death certificate in California give his birthplace as Iowa.
Death of a fatherJohn R McCaslin
November 23, 1857 (Age 6 months)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a fatherJohn R McCaslin
after November 23, 1857 (Age 6 months)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Evergreen Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 45034900)
Census 1860 (Age 2 years)
Marriage of a parentWilliam H MurphyJane ReidView this family
December 1863 (Age 6 years)
Note: Date recorded as 0 Dec 863
Birth of a half-brotherAndrew Murphy
about 1864 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a half-brotherOdis Murphy
about 1866 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a half-sisterAmanda Murphy
about 1868 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a half-brotherTheodore Lambert (Thomas L) Murphy
April 1869 (Age 11 years)
Census 1870 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a half-sisterAnna Murphy
about 1871 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a half-brotherLambert Murphy
about 1873 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a half-brotherAlgernon Murphy
about 1874 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a half-brotherCaddie Murphy
about 1877 (Age 19 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherLucy Rice
March 26, 1877 (Age 19 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Other sources give Lucy's death date as 5 Jul 1876, but her tombstone seems to read 26 Mar 1877, although it is difficult to read.
Burial of a paternal grandmotherLucy Rice
after March 26, 1877 (Age 19 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: New Frankfort Cemetery; Find A Grave Memorial# 45416906
Census 1880 (Age 22 years)
MarriageFlora A RiceView this family
about 1882 (Age 24 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1
Clarice C McCaslin
February 21, 1885 (Age 27 years)
Census 1885 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Hazel I McCaslin
January 31, 1888 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Cecil Myrl McCaslin
March 17, 1890 (Age 32 years)
Census 1895 (Age 37 years)
Census 1900 (Age 42 years)
Marriage of a childCecil Myrl McCaslinMadeline L OrrView this family
March 24, 1909 (Age 51 years)
DivorceFlora A RiceView this family
before 1910 (Age 52 years)

Census 1910 (Age 52 years)
Death of a daughterClarice C McCaslin
February 16, 1912 (Age 54 years)
Burial of a daughterClarice C McCaslin
February 17, 1912 (Age 54 years)
MarriageMary A DenglerView this family
August 15, 1912 (Age 55 years)
Census 1920 (Age 62 years)
Census 1930 (Age 72 years)
Occupation
1885 Laborer in a creamery; 1900 Salesman Cemetery Supply; 1910 Fruit and Stock Superintendent; 1920 Farm superintendent; 1930 Superintendent fruit and nut ranch
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Death February 22, 1946 (Age 88 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: November 24, 1853, Scott, Indiana
3 years
elder sister
16 months
himself
Mother’s family with William H Murphy - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: December 1863, Scott, Indiana
13 months
half-brother
3 years
half-brother
3 years
half-sister
16 months
half-brother
3 years
half-sister
3 years
half-brother
2 years
half-brother
4 years
half-brother
Family with Flora A Rice - View this family
himself
ex-wife
Marriage: about 1882
Divorce: before 1910
3 years
daughter
Clarice C McCaslin
Birth: February 21, 1885 27 22, Benton, Iowa
Death: February 16, 1912Winkelman, Gila, Arizona
3 years
daughter
2 years
son
Family with Mary A Dengler - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: August 15, 1912, Orange, California
Hemminger + Mary A Dengler - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage:

Birth
Only the 1860 census says Rinaldo's birthplace was Indiana, all the rest and his death certificate in California give his birthplace as Iowa.
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In the 1860 US Federal Census for Lexington, Scott, Indiana,24-year-old Indiana-born Jane [Reid]McCaslin and her children, Florence I and Rinaldo R McCaslin are living with her parents,Thomas M and Eliza Reed [sic], and her siblings, Robert (age 26, a carpenter with $600 of personal property),, William P (age 23, a carpenter with $10), Amos G (age 17, a farmer), Eliza H (age 16), Martha A (age 14) Lawson N (age 12) and Willis T (age 8). Jane's last name is recorded as Reid rather than McCaslin. In the 1870 US Federal Census for Lexington, Scott, Indiana, 13-year-old Rinaldo McCaslin (recorded as Rildo McCastin) is living with his grandparents 64-year-old Thomas M Reid and 63-year Eliza and his uncles, 27-year-old Amos G, 22-year-old Lawson, 18-year-old Wili T [Willis]. Rinaldo has attended school in the past year. In the 1880 US Federal Census for Vinton, Benton, Iowa, Rinaldo is living with his uncle and aunt James and Elizabeth (Tull) McCaslin. He is a 22-year-old carpenter. In the 1885 Iowa State Census for Mechanicsville, Cedar, Iowa, 27-year-old Rinaldo McCaslin is a laborer in a creamery. He has in his household his 22-year-old indiana-born wife Mrs. Flora [Rice] McCaslin. Rinaldo's birthplace is not listed. Both Rinaldo's and Flora's parents are listed as "native born". In the 1895 Iowa State Census, 37-year-old Rinaldo McCaslin is living in Sherman, Pocahontas, Iowa. In the 1900 US Federal Census for Swanville, Pocahontas, Iowa, Rinalda R McCaslina [sic Rinaldo R McCaslin], a 43-year-old cemetery supply salesman, and his wife of 18 years, 37-year-old Flora [Rice], have in their household 15-year-old Clarise C, 12-year-old Hazel and 10-year-old Cecil M. Flora and Rinaldo divorced before 1910 (and probably before 1905, as Rinaldo and Flora aren't living together in that year) as Rinaldo is recorded as a widower in the 1910 census for Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, but a divorc on his marriage record to Mary A Dengler in 1912. In the 1910 US Federal Census for Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, Iowa-born [sic] Rinaldo is a 52-year-old widower [according to his 1912 marriage record, he is a divorc], living with his 20-year-old son, Cecil M and Cecil's wife, 18-year-old Madaline [sic] S [Orr] McCaslin on Chapman Ranch. He is a fruit and stock superintendant. He can read, write and speak English. His parents were born in Indiana. Orange County [California] Register of Marriages Vol 47, page 230 records that 54-year-old, Iowa-born R R McCaslin and 45-year-old, Pennsylvania-born Mary A [Dengler] Hemminger marry on 15 Aug 1912. He is a resident of San Gabriel, California and she is a resident of Los Angeles, California. Both are divorced and have been married once before. The name of the person reporting the marriage is J B Cox. In the 1920 US Federal Census for Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, Iowa-born [sic] Rinaldo McCaslin is a 62-year-old farm superintendent. He has married 54-year-old Pennsylvania-born Mary A Dengler Hemminger on 15 Aug 1912 and they are living on a rented farm on Chapman Ranch and Walnut Avenue, now renamed Pasadena Avenue. Both Rinaldo and Mary can read, write and speak English. Rinaldo's parents were born in Indiana and Mary's in Pennslyvania. In the 1930 US Federal Census for Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, 72-year-old Iowa-born Rinaldo McCaslin is still a farm superintendent, this time for a fruit and nut farm. He and his 60-year-old wife Pennsylvania-born Mary [Dengler] McCaslin (she's fibbing about her age) are living at 815 Rosemead Boulevard in a rented house, for which he pays $40 a month. They were married in about 1912, when he was 55 and she was 43. They have a radio. Everyone can read write and speak English. Rinaldo's parents were born in Indiana and Mary's in Pennslyvania. Eighty-eight year-old Rinaldo McCaslin died on 22 Feb 1946 in Los Angeles County, California. The California Death Index states that he was born on 13 May 1857 in Iowa and that his mother's maiden name was Reid.
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