Indiana McCaslins

Louisa J McCaslinAge: 79 years18331912

Name
Louisa J McCaslin
Married name
Louisa J Crowell
Birth March 24, 1833 33 29
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a brotherJames W McCaslin
1834 (Age 9 months)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Birth of a brotherJohn Calvin McCaslin
August 23, 1837 (Age 4 years)
Note: 1850 census gives Johns birthdate at abt 1838. The we Aug 1837 is from a family Bible.
Birth of a sisterLucy Ellen McCaslin
December 26, 1840 (Age 7 years)
Source: S1626
Publication: Gateway Press Inc, Baltimore 1984
Source: Find a Grave
Note: given as Dec 1841 in the 1900 US Federal Census
Birth of a brotherDavid A McCaslin
about 1842 (Age 8 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJames Carr (Kerr)
March 15, 1842 (Age 8 years)
Burial of a maternal grandfatherJames Carr (Kerr)
after March 15, 1842 (Age 8 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: McCaslin Cemetery, Find A Grave Memorial# 31624387
Death of a paternal grandmotherElisabeth Wilson
September 20, 1846 (Age 13 years)
Burial of a paternal grandmotherElisabeth Wilson
after September 20, 1846 (Age 13 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: McCaslin Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 31625277)
Census 1850 (Age 16 years)
MarriageWilliam C CrowellView this family
March 29, 1860 (Age 27 years)
Census 1860 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Henrietta Crowell
September 3, 1861 (Age 28 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Death of a daughterHenrietta Crowell
September 27, 1861 (Age 28 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a daughterHenrietta Crowell
after September 27, 1861 (Age 28 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 164026677)
Death of a brotherDavid A McCaslin
March 1, 1864 (Age 30 years)
Note: died in Military Hospital
Burial of a brotherDavid A McCaslin
after March 1, 1864 (Age 30 years)
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery. His tombstone says Company I, 18th Indiana Infantry.
Birth of a daughter
#2
Alice P Crowell
November 24, 1864 (Age 31 years)
Death of a motherElizabeth Carr
December 5, 1866 (Age 33 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a motherElizabeth Carr
after December 5, 1866 (Age 33 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery Section Pine Row 7 Stone 5 (Find A Grave Memorial #9526366)
Marriage of a parentJames R McCaslinDina Adaline VandorenView this family
September 26, 1867 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Effie Jane Crowell
May 26, 1868 (Age 35 years)
Death of a brotherJames W McCaslin
1870 (Age 36 years)

Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a brotherJames W McCaslin
1870 (Age 36 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery Section Pine Row 21 Stone 11 (Find A Grave Memorial# 101615626)
Census 1870 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Wilber Crane Crowell
June 12, 1871 (Age 38 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Source: Find a Grave
Death of a sisterMargaret McCaslin
June 28, 1874 (Age 41 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a sisterMargaret McCaslin
after June 1874 (Age 41 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery Section Pine Row 4 Stone 11
Death of a sisterElizabeth McCaslin
March 19, 1877 (Age 43 years)
Death of a fatherJames R McCaslin
January 26, 1880 (Age 46 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a fatherJames R McCaslin
after January 26, 1880 (Age 46 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery Section Pine Row 7 Stone 4 (Find A Grave Memorial# 9526367)
Census 1880 (Age 46 years)
Death of a sisterMary Ann McCaslin
June 26, 1881 (Age 48 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a sisterMary Ann McCaslin
after June 26, 1881 (Age 48 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: burial in Greenlawn Cemetery
Death of a husbandWilliam C Crowell
November 30, 1881 (Age 48 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a husbandWilliam C Crowell
December 2, 1881 (Age 48 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery Section Pine Row 10 Stone 6 (Find A Grave Memorial# 136310384)
Census 1900 (Age 66 years)
Death of a sonWilber Crane Crowell
June 20, 1903 (Age 70 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a sonWilber Crane Crowell
June 22, 1903 (Age 70 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery Section Pine Row 10 Stone 9 (Find a Grave Memorial# 136310398)
Death of a brotherJohn Calvin McCaslin
April 14, 1908 (Age 75 years)
Burial of a brotherJohn Calvin McCaslin
April 15, 1908 (Age 75 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Elmwood Cemetery Block 9, Lot 11, Spaces 5-8 and Lot 12, Spaces 5-8 (Find A Grave Memorial# 81983963).
Census 1910 (Age 76 years)
Death April 13, 1912 (Age 79 years)
Burial April 15, 1912 (2 days after death)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 163946963)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: June 17, 1823, Scott, Indiana
2 years
elder sister
4 years
elder sister
1 month
elder sister
4 years
herself
21 months
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
David A McCaslin
Birth: about 1842 41 38Indiana
Death: March 1, 1864Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana
Father’s family with Dina Adaline Vandoren - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: September 26, 1867, Johnson, Indiana
Family with William C Crowell - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: March 29, 1860, Johnson, Indiana
17 months
daughter
3 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
Effie Jane Crowell
Birth: May 26, 1868 38 35Indiana
Death: September 2, 1952North Manchester, Wabash, Indiana
3 years
son

Burial

Greenlawn Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 163946963)

Shared note

The 1840 US Federal Census for Township not stated, Johnson County, Indiana, shows that James McCaslin has moved to join his brothers, David and Alexander. His brother, Richard is still living in Scott County. In James household are one male under 5 (John C), one male between 5 and 10 (James W), one male between 40 and 50 (himself), one female under 5 (Louisa should be in the next category - the census taker has crossed out 2 in that category and added one to this), one female between 5 and 10 (Elizabeth), one female between 10 and 15 (Mary Ann), one female between 15 and 20 (Margaret) and one female between 30 and 40 (his wife, Elizabeth Carr McCaslin). One person (James) is employed in agriculture.

The 1850 Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, lists the names of James and Elizabeths children and a granddaughter who are living in their household. They are Margaret McCaslin Stewart (age 24), Mary Ann (age 22), Elizabeth (age 19), Louisa (age 18), James W (age 16), John C (age 11), Lucy E (age 10), David (age 8) and Florence C Stewart (Margarets daughter, age 8 months). Although James W is listed as a farmer at age 16, he has been attending school along with his brothers, John and David, and sister, Lucy. James farm is near his brother Alexanders farm as their information is recorded on the same census page. James has property worth $2,000.

In the 1860 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 59-year-old New Jersey-born master cooper Samuel C Crowell owns $800 of real estate and $800 of personal property. He and his 52-year-old New Jersey-born wife Jane B [maiden name unknown] have in their household their 30-year-old New Jersey-born cooper son William C, William's wife 26-year-old Louisa J [McCaslin], and their 15-year-old New Jersey-born son David M, who has attended school in the past year. William owns $800 of personal property.

In the 1870 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 40-year-old Indiana-born Elizabeth [McCaslin] Carr is keeping house for two of her Indiana-born children, 7-year-old Maggie [Margaret Ann] and 3-year-old Mary [Mary Jane] Carr. Elizabeth's 4-year-old daughter Hattie [Harriet] Carr is living with her aunt Mary McCaslin Morgan. Living next door to Elizabeth is another of her sisters, Louisa J McCaslin Crowell, Louisa's husband 40-year-old New Jersey-born William B Crowell and their Indiana-born children, 5-year-old Alice J [sic] and 3-year-old Effie J. William is a cooper with $4,500 worth of real estate and $600 worth of personal property.

In this 1880 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 50-year-old New Jersey-born grain dealer Wm C [sic] and his 48-year-old Indiana-born wife Louisa [McCaslin] Crewell [sic] have in their household their three Indiana-born children, 15-year-old Alice, 12-year-old Effie and 9-year-old Wilber. All of the children have attended school in the past year. William's parents were born in New Jersey; Louisa's parents were born in Kentucky; the children's father was born in New Jersey and their mother in Indiana.

William C Crowell died 30 Nov 1881 (Find A Grave Memorial# 136310384).

In 1890, Louisa [McCaslin] Crowell is recorded in the Johnson County, Indiana Directory as living at Lot 4, Traub's addition in Franklin, Johnson, Indiana.

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 67-year-old Indiana-born widow Louisa [McCaslin] Crowell has born two children and two are living [sic this is not correct as she has borne four children]. In her household are her 32-year-old Indiana-born daughter Effie and her 28-year-old Indiana-born plasterer son Wilber. Wilber has had no months without work in the past year. The family is living in a house that Louisa owns, free of mortgage. Everyone can read, write and speak English. Louisa's parents were born in Kentucky; Effie's and Wilber's father was born in New Jersey and their mother in Indiana.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 76-year-old Indiana-born widow Louisa [McCaslin] Crowell has born four children and two are living. These two are her daughters, 45-year-old public school teacher Alice and 41-year-old Effie who has no occupation. Also in the household is 30-year-old Kentucky-born stenographer Elizabeth Craig, whose relationship to the Crowells is not known.

Louisa J Crowell of 400 E Adams, Franklin, Johnson, Indiana died at 11 a.m. 13 Apr 1912 of bronchopneumonia. Dr R U Payne had attended her from 1-13 Apr 1912. She was female, white and a widow, occupation "house keeping," born 24 Mar 1833 in Indiana to James McCaslin and Elizabeth Carr, both born in Kentucky. The informant was Alice P Crowell (her oldest daughter) of Franklin, Indiana. Louisa was buried 15 Apr 1912 in Greenlawn Cemetery, Franklin, Johnson, Indiana; undertakers Barnhizer and Vandivier of Franklin, Indiana (Embalmer's License 1392).