Indiana McCaslins

William Hensley1859

William Hensley
Birth about December 1859 21 19
Note: calculated from age recorded on 1860 Census
Census 1860 (Age 31 days)
Death of a motherMinerva Cobb
before 1862 (Age 2 years)

Marriage of a parentBenjamin Franklin HensleyMaria Catherine PayneView this family
November 7, 1862 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a half-sisterRosella Hensley
about 1866 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a half-sisterAnna J Hensley
about April 1870 (Age 10 years)
Note: Calculated from age on 1870 US Census
Birth of a half-brotherJames L Hensley
about 1877 (Age 17 years)
Census 1880 (Age 20 years)

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: before 1858
1 year
elder sister
2 years
Father’s family with Maria Catherine Payne - View this family
Marriage: November 7, 1862, Brown, Indiana
4 years
4 years
8 years

Birth1860 US Federal Census
Census1860 US Federal Census
Census1880 US Federal Census

calculated from age recorded on 1860 Census

Shared note

In the 1880 US Federal Census for Mooresville, Morgan, Indiana, 38-year-old Indiana-born [sic] B F [sic Benjamin Franklin] Hensley and his 38-year old Indiana-born second wife Maria [Payne McCaslin] Hensley have in their household Benjamin's 16-year-old Indiana-born son by his first wife, Minerva Cobb, William Hensley, Benjamin and Maria's Indiana-born children, 14-year old Rosella, 10-year old Annie [sic] and 3-year old James L Hensley, Maria's 19-year old Indiana-born daughter by her first husband William N McCaslin, Mollie [sic Mary McCaslin] Low and Mary's 23-year old Indiana-born husband, William Low. William Rosella and Anna have attended school in the past year. Benjamin Hensley is a railroad section boss, William Hensley "watches bridge" and William Low is a farmer. Maria and Mollie are "housekeeping". Benjamin's father was born in Virginia and his mother in Kentucky; Maria's parents were born in North Carolina; the children's parents were born in Indiana; the birthplace of William Lowe's parents is not recorded.