Indiana McCaslins

Ralph Harrison SummersAge: 83 years18881972

Ralph Harrison Summers
Birth July 19, 1888 28 22
Birth of a brotherElbert Summers
September 20, 1890 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherClarence Leroy Summers
January 19, 1893 (Age 4 years)
Marriage of a parentJames Monroe SummersLizzie (Elizabeth) McCaslinView this family
about 1897 (Age 8 years)

Census 1900 (Age 11 years)
Death of a brotherElbert Summers
February 28, 1936 (Age 47 years)
Death of a fatherJames Monroe Summers
June 27, 1943 (Age 54 years)
Death of a brotherClarence Leroy Summers
May 27, 1970 (Age 81 years)
Death May 21, 1972 (Age 83 years)

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: before 1884
9 months
elder sister
4 years
2 years
younger brother
Elbert Summers
Birth: September 20, 1890 30 24Kansas
Death: February 28, 1936Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri
2 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Lizzie (Elizabeth) McCaslin - View this family
Marriage: about 1897

BirthSocial Security Death Index
Birth1900 US Federal Census
DeathSocial Security Death Index
Shared note

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Bruce, LaSalle, Illinois, 39-year-old Illinois-born James M Summers and his 30-year-old Indiana-born wife Lizzie [McCaslin Welch] Summers have been married three years. Lizzie has borne two children by her previous marriage to John Welch, and these two Kansas-born children are living with them, 9-year-old Guy and 7-year-old Floyd Welsh. The census taker has recorded their last name as Summers. Also in this household are James' Kansas-born children by his first wife, Clara E Mott, 15-year-old Eola, 11-year-old Ralph, 9-year-old Elbert and 7-year-old Clarence. The family is living in a rented house. All the children have attended school for nine months in the past year. James is a Railroad conductor who has had no months without work. The adults are literate and speak English. James' parents were born in Illinois; Lizzie's father was born in Indiana and her mother in Pennsylvania; Guy and Floyd's father was born in Ohio and their mother in Indiana; Eola, Ralph, Elbert and Clarence's father was born in Illinois and their mother in Indiana.