Indiana McCaslins

William A (Willie) McCaslin (McCasland)Age: 73 years18631937

Name
William A (Willie) McCaslin (McCasland)
Birth May 10, 1863 36 20
Birth of a sisterInfant McCaslin (McCasland)
March 29, 1865 (Age 22 months)
Death of a sisterInfant McCaslin (McCasland)
about March 29, 1865 (Age 22 months)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a sisterInfant McCaslin (McCasland)
after March 29, 1865 (Age 22 months)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Pawnee City Cemetery, Plot orig 108-6 (Find A Grave Memorial# 87239726)
Birth of a brotherJoseph Morton McCaslin (McCasland)
May 30, 1866 (Age 3 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherGeorge Shillideay McCaslin (McCasland)
1866 (Age 2 years)
Note: date and place of death not verified
Birth of a sisterMay Lillie McCaslin (McCasland)
November 17, 1869 (Age 6 years)
Census 1870 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a sisterNettie C (Jeanette Clara, Jennie) McCaslin (McCasland)
February 22, 1872 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Grace (Lizzie G) McCaslin (McCasland)
April 21, 1875 (Age 11 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherRachel Laws
about 1880 (Age 16 years)
Burial of a paternal grandmotherRachel Laws
about 1880 (Age 16 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Pawnee City Cemetery, Plot orig 67-6 (Find A Grave Memorial# 87259512)
Census 1880 (Age 16 years)
MarriageRebecca Adaline (Bessie) CraigView this family
about 1884 (Age 20 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1
Grace M McCaslin (McCasland)
April 1885 (Age 21 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJoseph B Morton
August 26, 1889 (Age 26 years)
Burial of a maternal grandfatherJoseph B Morton
after August 26, 1889 (Age 26 years)
Note: Table Rock Cemetery
Death of a motherMary G Morton
April 5, 1900 (Age 36 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: given as 6 Apr 1900 on her tombstone
Burial of a motherMary G Morton
after April 5, 1900 (Age 36 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Table Rock Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 54628362)
Census 1900 (Age 36 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Finley Crowe (J. F. C.) McCaslin (McCasland)
April 16, 1905 (Age 41 years)
Note: St Elizabeth's Hospital
Burial of a fatherJohn Finley Crowe (J. F. C.) McCaslin (McCasland)
April 18, 1905 (Age 41 years)
Marriage of a childHarry H RayGrace M McCaslin (McCasland)View this family
February 23, 1909 (Age 45 years)
Census 1910 (Age 46 years)
Death of a wifeRebecca Adaline (Bessie) Craig
1917 (Age 53 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a wifeRebecca Adaline (Bessie) Craig
1917 (Age 53 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Table Rock Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 54627056)
Census 1920 (Age 56 years)
Death of a daughterGrace M McCaslin (McCasland)
1928 (Age 64 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a daughterGrace M McCaslin (McCasland)
1928 (Age 64 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: buried in Table Rock Cemetery, Table Rock, Pawnee, Nebraska (Find A Grave Memorial# 54627090)
Census 1930 (Age 66 years)
Death 1937 (Age 73 years)

Burial 1937 (on the date of death)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Table Rock Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 101277525)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: February 7, 1860Pawnee City, Pawnee, Nebraska Territory
5 years
younger sister
-23 months
himself
3 years
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Father’s family with Rebecca A Davis - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: March 1, 1851, Johnson, Indiana
half-sister
Father’s family with Charlotte Woods - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: February 1, 1854, Jefferson, Indiana
23 months
half-sister
Family with Rebecca Adaline (Bessie) Craig - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1884
16 months
daughter

Burial
Table Rock Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 101277525)
Shared note
In the 1870 US Federal Census for Township 2, Pawnee, Nebraska, 42-year-old Indiana-born blacksmith John McCaslin owns $3000 worth of real estate and $500 worth of personal property. He and his third wife 27-year-old Virginia-born M.G. [Mary G Morton] McCaslin have in their household their Nebraska-born children, 8-year-old Willie who is attending school, 4-year-old Jos. [Joseph] and 7-month old May. The census taker has recorded that her birth month is October, but her father stated that she was born in November in his pension application. In the 1880 US Federal Census for Table Rock, Pawnee, Nebraska, three Morton households are listed next to each other. The first is 63-year-old Virginia-born farmer Joseph B Morton who has in his household his 17-year-old Nebraska-born farmer son 17-year-old Charles., Charles has attended school in the past year. He is the son of Joseph's second marriage to Mrs. McNeil. The second household is that of Joseph's daughter, 37-year-old Virginia-born Mary G [Morton] McCaslin, and her family of Nebraska-born children, 16-year-old Willie [William A], 14-year-old Joseph M, 10-year-old May L, 8-year-old Clara J and 5-year-old Gracie [Grace]. All the children have attended school in the past year. Mary's husband, John Finley C McCaslin or McCasland is not present in this household as he left for Kansas in 1879 and will not return. The third Morton household is that of Joseph's youngest son, 27-year-old Missouri-born farmer John O, his 24-year-old Iowa-born wife Clara and their daughter, 4-year-old Nebraska-born Daisie. Joseph's parents were born in North Carolina, Charles' father in Virginia and his mother in Kentucky, Mary's and John's parents in Virginia, Mary's children's father was born in Indiana and their mother in Virginia, and Clara's father was born in Pennsylvania and her mother in Ohio. W A McCaslin is listed as being a farmer in Table Rock in the 1890-91 Nebraska State Gazetteer list of farmers in Pawnee County. In the 1900 US Federal Census for Table Rock, Pawnee, Nebraska, 37-year-old Nebraska-born William and his 36-year-old Pennsylvania-born wife Bessie A [Craig] McCaslin have been married 16 years and have had one child, 15-year-old Nebraska-born Grace M. Also in their household is Bessie's mother, 66-year-old Pennsylvania-born widow Margaret [Kerns Craig] Wheeler. Margaret has borne six children and three are living. The family is living in a rented house. Grace has attended school nine minths of the past year. William is a rail road laborer and was out of work three months of the past year. William's father was born in Indiana and his mother in Virginia. Bessie's and Margaret's parents were born in Pennsylvania. In the 1910 US Federal Census for Table Rock, Pawnee, Nebraska, 46-year-old Nebraska-born house carpenter William and his 45-year-old Pennsylvania-born wife Bessie A [Craig] McCaslin [recorded as McCasilton, transcribed as McCantion] have been married 26 years and have had two children, one is living. In their household is Bessie's mother 76-year-old widow Margaret [Kerns Craig] Layman [sic Lehman] whose last name was recorded as Wheeler on the previous census. Margaret has borne six children and three are living. The family is living in a rented house on State Street. Every one can read, write and speak English. William's father was born in Indiana and his mother in Virginia. Bessie's and Margaret's parents were born in Pennsylvania. In the 1930 US Federal Census for Burlingame, Osage, Kansas, 63-year-old Joe M McCaslin [transcribed as McCaddin] owns the acreage he is farming, recorded as "general farm". He is head of a household that contains his 67-year-old brother William A, and his sisters, 57-year-old Nettie [Jeanette] and 54-year-old Grace McCaslin, and a 20-year-old Kansas-born farm laborer Wilbur Atwood. All the McCaslins were born in Nebraska, their father in Indiana and their mother in Virginia. Everyone can read, write and speak English. Joseph and William have not served in the military. The family has a radio. William A McCaslin died 1937 and was buried in Table Rock Cemetery, Table Rock, Pawnee, Nebraska. (Find A Grave Memorial# 101277525)