Indiana McCaslins

Mattie ThomasAge: 72 years18851958

Name
Mattie Thomas
Married name
Mattie Cavin
Married name
Mattie McCasling (McCaslin)
Birth July 24, 1885 24 20
Birth of a son
#1
Fogel Randolf Cavin
October 27, 1904 (Age 19 years)
Note: He could not have been born in 1898 as his mother wasn't old enough and she didn't marry Benjamin Cavin until 1902.
MarriageJohn Wesley McCasling (McCaslin)View this family
September 23, 1911 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#2
William R McCasling (McCaslin)
October 20, 1914 (Age 29 years)
Census 1920 (Age 34 years)
Census 1930 (Age 44 years)
Death of a husbandJohn Wesley McCasling (McCaslin)
1949 (Age 63 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a husbandJohn Wesley McCasling (McCaslin)
1949 (Age 63 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Memorial Park Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 89802134)
Death 1958 (Age 72 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial 1958 (on the date of death)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Memorial Park Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 89802133)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: May 11, 1883, Barry, Missouri
2 years
herself
Family with Benjamin J Cavin - View this family
husband
herself
daughter
Private
son
Family with John Wesley McCasling (McCaslin) - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: September 23, 1911Galena, Stone, Missouri
3 years
son
John Wesley McCasling (McCaslin) + Sarah H ?(McCasling) - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: about 1893
1 year
step-child
11 years
step-son

Birth1920 US Federal Census
BirthMissouri Birth Records, 1851-1910
MarriageMissouri Marriages, 1805-2002
Census1920 US Federal Census
Census1930 US Federal Census
DeathFind a Grave
BurialFind a Grave
Burial

Memorial Park Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 89802133)

Shared note

Mattie Thomas was born at home on 24 Jul 1885, the third child of 24-year-0ld W R Thomas (farmer) and 20-year-old L C Thomas.

On 23 Sep 1911, John McCasling who is over the age of 21 and a resident of Marionville, Lawrence, Missouri, and Mattie [Thomas] Cavin, who is over the age of 18 and a resident of Shotton, Barry, Missouri, applied for a license to marry in Stone County, Missouri. They were married the same day in Galena, Stone, Missouri by A.L. McCuary [?], Minister of the Gospel.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for District 56, Agency, Muskogee, Oklahoma, 47-year-old Missouri-born farmer John W has in his household his second wife 34-year-old Missouri-born Mattie [Thomas Cavin] McCaslin, his 15-year-old Missouri-born farm laborer son Ted McCaslin, their 5-year-old Oklahoma-born son William and Mattie's 16-year-old Missouri-born soldier [sic] son Cavin Fogel [sic Fogel Cavin] who is in the US Marines. John is illiterate. Mattie, Ted and Cavin can read and write. Ted has attended school in the past year. Everyone can speak English. Everyone's parents were born in Missouri [sic].

In the 1930 US Federal Census for District 38, Muskogee, Muskogee, Oklahoma, 55-year-old Missouri-born John W McCaslin and his 44-year-old Missouri born wife Mattie D married for the first time when he was 18- and she was -16 years old. This would indicate that this is a second marriage for both. They have in their household their 15-year-old Oklahoma-born son William R, who has attended school in the past year. The family is living in a rented house at 614 South 15th for which John pays $10 a month. They have a radio. John is the proprietor of a home laundry, and Mattie is a "washer" in this laundry. They both have worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. John has not served in the military. Everyone can read, write and speak English. John's father was born in Arkansas and his mother in South Carolina, Mattie's and William's parents were born in Missouri.

Mattie Thomas Cavin McCaslin, born Jul 1885 in Missouri, died 1958 in Muskogee, Oklahoma, and was buried in Memorial Park Cemetery, Muskogee, Muskogee, Oklahoma (Find A Grave Memorial# 89802133)