In the 1900 US Federal Census for White River, Johnson, Indiana, 24-year-old Indiana-born farmer Samuel B and his 20-year-old Indiana-born wife Clara B [McCarty] Park have been married three years and have had two children. These Indiana-born children are one-year-old John D, and 4-month old Mary. Samuel is renting the land he farms. Samuel and Clara can read, write and speak English. Everyone's parents were born in Indiana.