Indiana McCaslins

Herbert Wayne MikesellAge: 74 years18951970

Herbert Wayne Mikesell
Birth September 18, 1895 34 26
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Census 1910 (Age 14 years)
Census 1920 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
Herbert Wayne (Wayne H) Mikesell
October 23, 1922 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
Robert Edwin Mikesell
August 25, 1924 (Age 28 years)
Census 1930 (Age 34 years)
Death of a fatherAnthony Wayne Mickesell
November 1935 (Age 40 years)

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Death of a motherNancy Ledora (Dora) Hornbeck
1936 (Age 40 years)
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Death of a sonRobert Edwin Mikesell
June 5, 1939 (Age 43 years)
Death January 11, 1970 (Age 74 years)
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Burial January 14, 1970 (3 days after death)
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Note: IOOF Riverview Cemetery (ind A Grave Memorial# 74267839)
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Marriage: about 1890
6 years
Family with Edna Hemphill - View this family
22 months


IOOF Riverview Cemetery (ind A Grave Memorial# 74267839)

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In the 1910 US Federal Census for Monticello, White, Indiana 46-year-old, Indiana-born house carpenter Anthony Mikesell is head of a household that contians his 41-year-old, Indiana-born wife Dora [Nancy Ledora Hornbeck] Mikesell and their youngest child, 15-year-old, Indiana-born Herbert Mikesell. Anthony and Dora were married when they each were 21-years old. This is a first marriage for both. Dora has borne three children and all three are living. The family is living in a rented house on Jefferson Street. Everyone is literate and speaks English. Herbert has attended school in the past year. Anthony's parens were born in Indiana, Dora's father was born in Indiana and her mother in Ohio. Herbert's parents were born in Indiana.

Herbert Wayne Miksell [sic] and Edna Hemphill marry 8 May 1921 in Indiana. His father's name was Anthony Wayne Miksell [sic] and his mother's name was Eldora Hornbeck. Edna's father's name was Guy Harvey Hemphill and her mother's name Emma Wortman [sic].

The 1930 US Federal Census for Monticello, White, Indiana, 33-year-old, Indiana-born Herbert Mikesell, his 31-year-old, Indiana-born Edna [Hemphill] Mikesell, and their Indiana-born children, 8-year-old Wayne, 6-year-old Robert, 3-year-old Marjorie, and 2-month-old Richard E Mikesell. Herbert and Edna were married when he was 23- and she was 21-year-old, respectively. The family is living in a rented duplex at 123 Railroad for which Herbert pays $15 a month. Herbert is a laborer in a thread mill, and was employed on the last regularly scheduled work day. He is a veteran of WWI.

When Herbert Wayne Mikesell registered for the WWII Draft with the Local Board No. 1 White County, Indiana on 27 Apr 1942, he states that his residence is 410 West Jefferson, Monticello, White, Indiana and that his mailing address is the same. He is 46-years-old, born in White County, Indiana on 18 Sep 1895. He doesn't have a telephone. The person who will always know his address is his son Wayne Mikesell, of Monticello, Indiana. Herbert was employed by Kingsbury Ordinance plant of Kingsbury, Indiana. He is white, 5 feet 10 inches, 165 pounds with grey eyes, brown hair, a light complexion and a birthmark on his hip.

Herbert Mikesell, born 18 Sep 1895, died Jan 1970. His last residence of record was Monticello, White, Indiana. He applied for his Social Security Number in Indiana before 1951.

Indiana, Death Certificates, 18992011, Indiana State Board of Health, Coroner's Certificate of Death, Death No. 70-004077 records that Herbert W. Mikesell died at his residence 510 W. Broadway, Monticello, White, Indiana at about 2 pm on 11 Jan 1970 of a coronary occulsion, aged 74 years. He was male, white, and divorced, a retired laborer who had worked for Indiana State Highway. His fathers name was Anthony Mikesell and his mothers name Dora Hornbeck. The informant was Herbert's son Wayne Mikesell of Box 79, LaSalle, Colorado. Burial was at Riverview Cemetery [sic], Monticello, Indiana on 14 Jan 1970, Aufenberg, Funeral Director.