Indiana McCaslins

William W LowAge: 45 years18581903

William W Low
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Marriage: December 31, 1879, Morgan, Indiana
3 months


Mooresville Cemetery, (Find A Grave Memorial# 80695983)

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William W Low and Mary McCaslin were married on 31 Dec 1879 in Morgan County, Indiana.

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.

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Mooresville, Brown, Morgan, Indiana, 42-year old Indiana-born William W Lowe and his 39-year-old Indiana-born wife, Mary [McCaslin] Lowe have been married twenty-one years. Mary has born one child who is living. This Indiana-born child is 20-year old Maude E [Lowe] Parr who is also in this household with her husband 25-year old Indiana-born Riley A Parr and their Indiana-born 3-month-old son, William. Riley and Maude have been married one year. Maude has born one living child. The family is living in a house that William W owns, free of mortgage. William Lowe is an insurance agent and Riley Parr is a barber. All the adults are literate and speak English. William Lowe's father was born in North Carolina and his mother in Kentucky; everyone else's parents were born in Indiana.

William died in 1903 and was buried in Mooresville Cemetery, Mooresville, Morgan, Indiana (Find A Grave Memorial# 80695983)

Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011, Mooresville, Brown Township, Morgan County, Indiana, State Board of Health, Certificate of Death, Record Number 146 records that William W Low died on 3 Aug 1903 in Mooresville, Indiana from chloral [hydrate] poison, aged 45 years 4 months and 12 days. His birthdate was 21 Mar 1858 and his birthplace Morgan County, Indiana. He was male, white, married and a salesmant. His father's name was Geo. W. Low and his mother's maiden name Sarah Simpson, both born in North Carolina. The informant was Riley Parr [William's son-in-law].