Indiana McCaslins

Theodore William AmbergAge: 78 years18841963

Name
Theodore William Amberg
Name suffix
Sr
Birth August 4, 1884 24 20
Birth of a brotherHarold V Amberg
October 1886 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherRobert A Amberg
December 1888 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherPaul G Amberg
March 1891 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherEdward J Amberg
September 1893 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherWilliam C Amberg
October 1896 (Age 12 years)
Census 1900 (Age 15 years)
Census 1910 (Age 25 years)
Census 1920 (Age 35 years)
MarriageOra Frances McCaslinView this family
February 11, 1927 (Age 42 years)

Birth of a son
#1
Theodore William Amberg
December 18, 1927 (Age 43 years)
Death of a fatherTheodore J Amberg
May 5, 1928 (Age 43 years)
Burial of a fatherTheodore J Amberg
May 7, 1928 (Age 43 years)
Note: Calvary Cemetery
Birth of a son
#2
John McCaslin Amberg
March 6, 1929 (Age 44 years)
Census 1930 (Age 45 years)
Death of a motherBertha Atkins
January 10, 1938 (Age 53 years)
Burial of a motherBertha Atkins
January 12, 1938 (Age 53 years)
Note: Calvary Cemetery
Census 1940 (Age 55 years)
Death before 1963 (Age 78 years)

Publication: R. L. Polk & Co. Publishers (Kansas City, 1963)
Note: His wife, Ora McCaslin Amberg is listed as a widow in "Polk's Mission (Johnson County, Kansas) City Directory 1963".
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Marriage: September 7, 1881Chicago, Cook, Illinois
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younger brother
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Family with Ora Frances McCaslin - View this family
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Marriage: February 11, 1927
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Birth1930 US Federal Census
Census1900 US Federal Census
Census1910 US Federal Census
Census1920 US Federal Census
MarriageMcCausland (all spellings everywhere) and Allied Families
Census1930 US Federal Census
Census1940 US Federal Census
DeathPolk's Mission (Johnson County, Kansas) City Directory 1963
Publication: R. L. Polk & Co. Publishers (Kansas City, 1963)
Death

His wife, Ora McCaslin Amberg is listed as a widow in "Polk's Mission (Johnson County, Kansas) City Directory 1963".

Shared note

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Chicago, Cook, Illinois, 40-year-old Wisconsin-born Theodore J and his 36-year-old Bertha A [Atkins] Amberg have been married 18 years and have had seven children, all are living. These seven Illinois-born children are 17-year-old Arthur J, 15-year-old Theodore W, 13-year-old Harold V, 11-year-old Robert A, 9-year-old Paul G, 6-year-old Edward J, and 3-year-old William C. Also in this housedhold are two Irish maids, 24-year-old Mary A Ward and Alice A Sheridan and a 19-year-old Michigan-born maid Bessie Witteven.The household is living in a rented house at 1820 Aldine. All of the children, except 6-year-old Edward and 3-year-old William, have attended school eight months of the past year. Theordore is a "Printing & Sta?" manager. He has worked every month of the past year. Everyone except William can read, write and speak English. Theodore J's parents were born in Germany; Bertha's father was born in Ohio and Ind her mother in Ireland; the children's father was born in Wisconsin and their mother in Illinois.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Chicago, Cook, Illinois, 51-year-old Wisconsin-born Theodore J and his 46-year-old Bertha A [Atkins] Amberg have been married 18 years and have had seven children, all are living. Six Illinois-born children are living with them, 25-year-old Theodore W, 23-year-old Harold V, 21-year-old Robert A, 19-year-old Paul G, 16-year-old Edward J, and 13-year-old William C. Also in this household is 30-year-old Irish maid servant, Ellen Daly. The household is living in a rented house at 544 Melrose. Harold V, Paul G, Edward J, and William C have have attended school in the past year. Theodore J is the owner of a company which makes letter files, Theodore W does wholesale marketing, Robert works in the manufacturing of letter files. Everyone can read, write and speak English. Theodore J's parents were born in Germany; Bertha's father was born in Ohio and Ind her mother in Ireland; the children's father was born in Wisconsin and their mother in Illinois.

When 34-year-old Theodore William Amberg registers for the WWI Draft on 10 Sep 1918, he states that his residence is 544 Melrose, Chicago, Illinois, that he was born 4 Aug 1884 and that he is a white, native born US citizen. He is employed by the US Navy at the Great Lakes Naval Station, Great Lakes, Illinois. His nearest relative is his father, Theodore J Amberg of the Melrose address. His description is medium height and build with blue eyes and dark hair. He has no disabilities which would disqualify him from the military. He registers at the Central Registration Committee, City Hall, Kansas City, Missouri, Edw [sic] H Riepe, registrar even though his residence and employment are in Illinois.

In the 1920 US Federal Cenus for Kansas City, Jackson, Kansas, 35-year-old Illinois-born Theodore Amberg, "wheat ler" sales agent, is head of a household that contains a 25-year-old Indiana-born lodger, paper salesman Clyde Galvin. Everyone can read, write and speak English. Theodore's father was born in Wisconsin and his mother in Illinois.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Mission, Johnson, Kansas, 45-year-old Illinois-born Theodore W and his 37-year-old Kansas-born wife Ara [sic] M [Ora McCaslin] Amberg were married when he was 42- and she was 34-years old [abt 1927]. They have in their household their Kansas-born children, 2-year 3-month old Theodore W Jr and one-year-old John M. The family is living in a rented house at 1811-50th Street, for which Theodore pays $40 a month rent. They have a radio. Theodore Sr is the sales manager of a wheel factory and has worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. He has served in the military in WWI. Theodore Sr and Ora can read, write and speak English. Theodore Sr's father was born in Wisconsin and his mother in Illinois; Ora's father was born in Indiana and her mother in Illinois; the children's father was born in Illinois and their mother in Kansas.

In the 1940 US Federal Census for Mission, Johnson, Kansas, 55-year-old Illinois-born Theodore W and his 47-year-old Kansas-born wife Ora M [McCaslin] Amberg have in their household their Kansas-born children, 12-year-old Theodore [Jr] and 11-year-old John M. The family is living in a rented house at 1811 West 50th for which Theodore pays $65 a month. They were living in the same house in 1935. Theodore [Sr] and Ora have completed high school. Theodore [Jr] has completed sixth grade and John has completed 5th grade. Both have attended school in the past year. Theodore is employed as a lawyer for a law firm, has worked 40 hours in the past week and 50 weeks in the past year, earning a salary of $5,000. Ora is a housewife who is not looking for work. Neither has an outside source of income.

Theodore W Amberg's wife, Ora McCaslin Amberg is listed as a widow in "Polk's Mission (Johnson County, Kansas) City Directory 1963".