In the 1930 US Federal Census for Franklin, Marion, Indiana, 37-year-old Indiana-born farmer John and his 36-year-old Indiana-born wife Hettie [Mathis] Luyster were married when he was 22- and she was 21-years old. They have in their household otheir Indiana-born children, 13-year-old Janet R and 4-year 5-month old Blair, and 59-year-old Kentucky-born hired man Thomas Bratton. Everyone but Blair can read, write and speak English. Janet has attended school in the past year. This household is living on a farm. John is a salesman for a milk company. Thomas is a farm laborer. Both have worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. John has not served in the military. John's parents were born in Indiana. Hettie's father was born in Kentucky and her mother in Indiana. Janet and Blair's parents were born in Indiana. Thomas' parents were born in the United States. Blair applied for his Social Security Number in Indiana before 1951. When Blair Luyster died on 8 Oct 1997, his residence was in Logansport, Cass, Indiana 46947.