Indiana McCaslins

Luella HockersmithAge: 44 years18701914

Name
Luella Hockersmith
Married name
Luella Maxfield
Birth March 1870 22 18
Census 1870
Birth of a brotherJames M Hockersmith
July 2, 1871 (Age 16 months)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a sisterRosetta Hockersmith
July 2, 1873 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterLydia C Hockersmith
about 1875 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterIda M Hockersmith
about 1879 (Age 8 years)
Census 1880 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a sisterLillie Hockersmith
October 1885 (Age 15 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherEsther Shilladay McCaslin
January 21, 1888 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a brotherJesse Hockersmith
September 1888 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Emma J Maxfield
November 1890 (Age 20 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherPeter W Rhoads (Rhodes)
after 1890 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Fanny Maxfield
November 1891 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Luvena Maxfield
May 1894 (Age 24 years)
Death of a sisterLydia C Hockersmith
before May 3, 1895 (Age 25 years)

Birth of a son
#4
Charles (Charlie) Maxfield
October 1898 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Elmer S Maxfield
March 1900 (Age 30 years)
Census 1900 (Age 29 years)
Census 1910 (Age 39 years)
Death August 16, 1914 (Age 44 years)
Note: Anna State Hospital
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father
mother
Marriage: September 22, 1868Olney, Richland, Illinois
18 months
herself
16 months
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
5 years
younger sister
7 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
Family with William Maxfield - View this family
husband
herself
daughter
13 months
daughter
3 years
daughter
5 years
son
18 months
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daughter
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daughter
Private
daughter
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Birth1870 US Federal Census
Birth1900 US Federal Census
Census1870 US Federal Census
Census1880 US Federal Census
Census1900 US Federal Census
Census1910 US Federal Census
Death

Anna State Hospital

Shared note

In the 1880 US Federal Census for Heralds Prairie, White, Illinois, 33-year-old Indiana-born Michael and 28-year-old Indiana-born Florence A [Rhoads] Hockersmith have in their family their children, Indiana-born 10-year-old Luella, Indiana-born 8-year-old James M, Indiana-born 6-year-old Rosettie [sic], Indiana-born 5-year-old Lydia C and 1-year-old Illinois-born Ida M. Luella cannot read and write. Rosettie is listed as "malformed, crippled, bedridden, or otherwise disabled." Everyone's parents were born in Indiana. The birthplaces of the children would indicate that the family moved to Illinois from Indiana between 1875 and 1879.

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Indian Creek, White, Illinois, 32-year-old Illinois-born farmer William and his 0-year-old Indiana-born wife Luetta [sic] [Hockersmith] Maxfield have been married 11 years and have had six children, five are living. These five Illinois-born children are 9-year-old Emma J, 8-year-old Fannie, 6-year-old Luvena, one-year-old Charles and 3-month old Elmer S. Emma has attended school three months of the past year and Fannie has attended school for two months.William and Luella are illiterate, but can speak English. William is farming land he owns, which has a mortgage. William's parents were born in Alabama, Luella's parents were born in Indiana, and the children's father was born in Illinois and their mother in Indiana.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Indian Creek, White, Illinois, 43-year-old Illinois-born farmer William and his 40-year-old Indiana-born wife Lou Ella [sic] [Hockersmith] Maxfield have been married 20 years and have had nine children, eight are living. These eight Illinois-born children are 19-year-old Emma J, 17-year-old Fanny, 16-year-old Luvena, 11-year-old Charley, 10-year-old Elmer, 8-year-old Cora M, 5-year-old Jessie M and 1-year 8-month old Anna M. The family speaks English. William and Luella are illiterate. Emma J, Fanny, Luvena, Charley and Elmer can read and write. Fanny, Luvena, Charley, Elmer, and Cora have attended school in the past year. William owns the land where he is doing general farming but with a mortgage. William's parents were born in Alabama, Luella's parents were born in Indiana, and the children's father was born in Illinois and their mother in Indiana.