Indiana McCaslins

Woodford Woods McCaslinAge: 80 years18901971

Name
Woodford Woods McCaslin
Birth June 16, 1890 30 27
Birth of a brotherEverett Donald McCaslin
March 28, 1892 (Age 21 months)
Death of a paternal grandfatherWosson McCaslin
January 26, 1894 (Age 3 years)
Burial of a paternal grandfatherWosson McCaslin
after January 26, 1894 (Age 3 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery, Section Payn, Row 4, Stone 16 (Find A Grave Memorial# 97163947)
Census 1900 (Age 9 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherAlfred Campbell Woods
September 5, 1907 (Age 17 years)
Burial of a maternal grandfatherAlfred Campbell Woods
after September 5, 1907 (Age 17 years)
Source: S3940
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenwood Cemetery Section L Row 14 Stone 3 (130426164)
Death of a paternal grandmotherJane Smith Winchester
April 3, 1909 (Age 18 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a paternal grandmotherJane Smith Winchester
April 8, 1909 (Age 18 years)
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery, Section Payn, Row 4, Stone 16 (Find A Grave Memorial# 97164974)
Census 1910 (Age 19 years)
Immigration October 8, 1918 (Age 28 years)
Note: Traveling from his job in the Canal Zone to the US
Census 1920 (Age 29 years)
Note: unmarried and a boarder
Birth of a son
#1
Donald Arthur McCaslin
July 16, 1921 (Age 31 years)
Immigration November 9, 1925 (Age 35 years)
Note: Traveling from his job in the Panama Canal Zone
Immigration June 24, 1926 (Age 36 years)
Note: Traveling from Cristobal, Canal Zone
Immigration July 12, 1929 (Age 39 years)
Note: Traveling from his job in the Canal Zone to the US
Census 1930 (Age 39 years)
Note: Electrical Supervisor, Electrical Division, Panama Canal
Immigration July 9, 1934 (Age 44 years)
Immigration June 20, 1938 (Age 48 years)
Note: Traveling from Cristobal, Canal Zone
Census 1940 (Age 49 years)
Immigration March 2, 1941 (Age 50 years)
Note: Traveling from Cristobal, Canal Zone
Death of a fatherJohn Harvey McCaslin
June 6, 1941 (Age 50 years)
Death of a brotherEverett Donald McCaslin
July 9, 1948 (Age 58 years)
Burial of a brotherEverett Donald McCaslin
after July 9, 1948 (Age 58 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Oakwood Memorial Park (Find A Grave Memorial# 144337497)
Immigration October 20, 1948 (Age 58 years)
Note: Traveling from Cristobal, Canal Zone
Death of a motherAnna (Annie) E. Woods
January 6, 1958 (Age 67 years)
Occupation
1930 Electrical Supervisor, Electrical Division, Panama Canal

Death June 15, 1971 (Age 80 years)
Source: S74
Note: ZIP code 98004
Burial after June 15, 1971
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Sunset Hills Memorial Park
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Marriage: October 20, 1886, Johnson, Indiana
4 years
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Immigration

Traveling from his job in the Canal Zone to the US

Census

unmarried and a boarder

Immigration

Traveling from his job in the Panama Canal Zone

Immigration

Traveling from Cristobal, Canal Zone

Immigration

Traveling from his job in the Canal Zone to the US

Census

Electrical Supervisor, Electrical Division, Panama Canal

Immigration

Traveling from Cristobal, Canal Zone

Immigration

Traveling from Cristobal, Canal Zone

Immigration

Traveling from Cristobal, Canal Zone

Death

ZIP code 98004

Burial

Sunset Hills Memorial Park

Shared note

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 40-year-old Indiana-born farmer John H McCaslin and his 37-year-old Indiana-born wife Annie E [Woods] McCaslin have been married for fourteen years and have had two Indiana-born children. Both are living in their household. They are 9-year-old Woodford W and 8-year-old Everett D. Also in their household is 17-year-old Indiana-born hired girl Densey A Murphy. Woodford, Everett and Densey are "at school". John and Annie can read, write and speak English. John is farming acreage he owns, but with a mortgage. John's parents were born in Indiana, Annie's father was born in Tennessee and her mother in Indiana, Woodford and Everett's parents were born in Indiana and Densey's father was born in Kentucky and her mother in Indiana.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Stillwater, Payne, Indiana, 50-year-old farmer Johh H McCaslin and his 47-year-old wife Anna E [Woods] McCaslin have been married for 23-years and have two children, both of whom, 19-year-old Woodford W and 18-year-old Donald E [Everett Donald], are living with them.

On 12 Sep 1918, when 28-year-old Woodford Woods McCaslin registers for the WWI draft, he states that his permanent address is E 903 Baldwin, Spokane, Washington. that he was born 16 Jun 1890 and that he is a native born citizen. He is a switchboard operator for the Panama Canal, his place of employment is the Panama Canal and his employer is the US Government. His nearest relative is his father. His description is white, tall, slender with grey eyes and blond hair. He has no disabilities that would preclude him from serving in the military. This information was recorded by C.G. Snyder, the American Consulate General for Panama, Panama.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Ancon District, Civilians in Canal Zone, Panama Canal Zone, 29-year-old Indiana-born Woodford W McCaslin is boarding with 50-year-old George T Laughran. Another boarder is 54-year-old Frank Frazier. Woodford is an electrician for the Panama Canal.

On 2 Jul 1929, the S.S. U.S.A.T. St. Mihiel sailed from Cristobal, Canal Zone, arriving at the Port of San Francisco, California on 12 Jul 1929. On board were 39-year one-month old Indiana-born Woodford Woods McCaslin, his 36-year 7-month old New Jersey-born Grace E [Keleher] McCaslin, and their Canal Zone-born children, 7-year 11-month old Donald Arthur and 6-year 7-month old Grace Elizabeth. Their address in the United States is 100 Ocean View Ave., Santa Cruz, Cal.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Balboa, Balboa District, Panama Canal, 39-year-old Indiana-born Woodford W and his 37-year-old New Jersey-born wife Grace E [Keleher] McCaslin have in their household their Panama-born children, 8-year-old Donald A and 7-year-old Grace E. They are living in a rented house. Donald and Grace Jr have attended school in the past year. Woodford and Grace Sr can read, write and speak English. Woodford is an Electrical Supervisor in the Electrical Division, works in a gainful occupation and is not out of a job. Woodford's parents were born in Indiana. Grace Sr's father was born in Rhode Island [sic] and her mother in Pennsylvania. The chidrens' father was born in Indiana and their mother in New Jersey.

On 9 Jul 1934, 48-year-old Indiana-born Woodford Woods McCaslin, his 41-year-old New Jersey-born wife Grace Elizabeth Keleher McCaslin and their children 12-year-old Donald Arthur and 11-year-old Grace Elizabeth arrived in the port of New York on the S.S, Cristobal which had sailed from Cristobal, Canal Zone on 1 Jul 1934. Their address in the United States is Ocean Grove, New Jersey.

The 1940 US Federal Census for Balboa, Balboa, Panama Canal records 49-year-old, Indiana-born Woodford W. McCaslin, his 47-year-old, New Jersey-born wife Grace E [Keleher] McCaslin and their 17-year-old, Canal Zone-born daughter, Grace E, making her a US citizen born abroad. The family is living at 0817 Plank Street. Woodford has completed 16 years of school, his wife Grace has completed 14 years of school and their daughter Grace has completed 11 years of school and has attended school in the past year. Woodford is employed by the US Government as "electrical supervisor" in the electrical division. He has worked 48 hours in the past week and 52 weeks in the past year. The two Graces are not employed and not looking for work.

On 20 Aug 1943, when 53-year-old Woodford Woods McCaslin registers for the WWII draft, he states that his place of residence is 12 Richey Place, Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, that his mailing address is Box 27, Balboa, Canal Zone, and that he was born 16 June 1890 at Franklin, Johnson, Indiana. The person who will always know his address is Miss Adelaide Marlatt, at 17 Mountainview Place, Irvington, New Jersey. His employer's name is Panama Canal, Balboa Heights, Canal Zone.His description is white, six feet two inches, 165 pounds with gray eyes, red hair and a ruddy complexion.

His Social Security Number was issued in California in 1963

Woodford W McCaslin was born on 16 Jun 1890 and died on 15 Jun 15 1971. His residence was Bellevue, King, Washington 98004., He is buried in Sunset Hills Memorial Park, Bellevue, King, Washington.