Indiana McCaslins

Birth December 6, 1818 26 24
Source: S1662
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Bantas History of Johnson County gives her date of birth as 5 December 1818
Birth of a sisterMargaret Garett Ditmars
October 3, 1820 (Age 21 months)
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Birth of a sisterCaroline Ditmars
December 25, 1821 (Age 3 years)
Source: S1662
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a brotherPeter Ditmars
August 13, 1823 (Age 4 years)

Birth of a brotherCornelius Lowe Ditmars
July 15, 1825 (Age 6 years)
Source: S1018
Birth of a sisterMagdalene Ditmars
February 20, 1827 (Age 8 years)

Birth of a brotherJohn T Ditmars
January 7, 1830 (Age 11 years)

Birth of a sisterRebecca Ditmars
January 8, 1832 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a brotherRichard Verbrycke Ditmars
December 8, 1834 (Age 16 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a brotherJacob Ditmars
February 2, 1837 (Age 18 years)

Death of a brotherJacob Ditmars
October 5, 1837 (Age 18 years)

Birth of a brotherEdward Ditmars
March 5, 1839 (Age 20 years)
MarriageCornelius D VanNuysView this family
April 13, 1840 (Age 21 years)
Source: S1662
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Note: Banta gives Cornelius and Jane's marriage date as 18 Mar 1845, but the Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages through 1850 give it as 13 Apr 1840.
Death of a sisterMary Ditmars
September 28, 1840 (Age 21 years)

Birth of a son
#1
Willie VanNuys
October 18, 1842 (Age 23 years)

Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Death of a sonWillie VanNuys
April 12, 1844 (Age 25 years)

Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a sonWillie VanNuys
after April 12, 1844 (Age 25 years)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery, Section Pine, Row 20, Stone 13
Birth of a daughter
#2
Electa Jane VanNuys
December 29, 1846 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Sarah Belle VanNuys
October 8, 1848 (Age 29 years)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Birth of a sisterAlice Barnett Ditmars
January 27, 1849 (Age 30 years)

Death of a daughterSarah Belle VanNuys
December 7, 1850 (Age 32 years)

Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a daughterSarah Belle VanNuys
after December 7, 1850 (Age 32 years)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Hopewell Cemetery, Section C, Row 25, Stone 3
Census 1850 (Age 31 years)
Death of a fatherGarett Ditmars
November 23, 1851 (Age 32 years)
Source: S1018
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a fatherGarett Ditmars
after November 23, 1851 (Age 32 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Hopewell Presbyterian Church Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 86515219)
Death of a daughterElecta Jane VanNuys
December 21, 1851 (Age 33 years)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a daughterElecta Jane VanNuys
after December 21, 1851 (Age 33 years)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Hopewell Cemetery, Section C, Row 25, Stone 3
Birth of a son
#4
Chauncy L VanNuys
April 10, 1852 (Age 33 years)
Source: S1662
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Death of a motherSarah Verbryke
August 2, 1856 (Age 37 years)
Source: S1018
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a motherSarah Verbryke
after August 2, 1856 (Age 37 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Hopewell Presbyterian Church Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 86515255)
Birth of a son
#5
Cornelius VanNuys
1857 (Age 38 years)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Census 1860 (Age 41 years)
Death of a sisterMagdalene Ditmars
April 1, 1862 (Age 43 years)

Census 1870 (Age 51 years)
Death of a sisterCaroline Ditmars
April 27, 1872 (Age 53 years)

Source: S1662
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a sisterCaroline Ditmars
after July 27, 1872 (Age 53 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery, Section Pine, Row 20, Stone 13
Marriage of a childChauncy L VanNuysAnna PowersView this family
October 3, 1877 (Age 58 years)

Source: S1662
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Death of a sonCornelius VanNuys
1880 (Age 61 years)

Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a sonCornelius VanNuys
1880 (Age 61 years)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Hopewell Cemetery, Section C, Row 25, Stone 3
Death of a sisterAlice Barnett Ditmars
July 14, 1887 (Age 68 years)

Marriage of a childChauncy L VanNuysLissa K JonesView this family
August 30, 1888 (Age 69 years)
Death May 14, 1891 (Age 72 years)

Burial after May 14, 1891
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Hopewell Cemetery, Section C, Row 25, Stone 3 (Find A Grave Memorial# 86473895)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: September 16, 1817, Somerset, New Jersey
-4 years
elder brother
4 years
elder sister
1 year
herself
22 months
younger sister
15 months
younger sister
20 months
younger brother
23 months
younger brother
19 months
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
10 years
younger sister
Family with Cornelius D VanNuys - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: April 13, 1840, Johnson, Indiana
3 years
son
4 years
daughter
Electa Jane VanNuys
Birth: December 29, 1846 22 28, Johnson, Indiana
Death: December 21, 1851, Johnson, Indiana
21 months
daughter
4 years
son
6 years
son

BirthFamily Bible records of Johnson County, Indiana and a collection of family records compiled from family Bibles and other sources
BirthS1662
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
BirthS3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
BirthFind a Grave
MarriageIndiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages through 1850
MarriageS1662
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Census1850 US Federal Census
Census1860 US Federal Census
Census1870 US Federal Census
NameFamily Bible records of Johnson County, Indiana and a collection of family records compiled from family Bibles and other sources
BurialS3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
BurialFind a Grave
Birth

Bantas History of Johnson County gives her date of birth as 5 December 1818

Marriage

Banta gives Cornelius and Jane's marriage date as 18 Mar 1845, but the Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages through 1850 give it as 13 Apr 1840.

Burial

Hopewell Cemetery, Section C, Row 25, Stone 3 (Find A Grave Memorial# 86473895)

Shared note

In the 1850 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 26-year-old Kentucky-born farmer Cornelius VanNuys owns $2,000 worth of real estate. He and his 31-year-old New Jersey-born wife Jane [Ditmars] VanNuys have in their household their Indiana-born children, 4-year-old Electa J and 1-year-old Sarah Bell [sic], and 13-year-old Indiana-born Francis C Williams, whose relationship to the family is unknown.

In the 1860 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 35-year-old Kentucky-born farmer Cornelius VanNuys owns $5,600 worth of real estate and $1,500 worth of personal property. He and his 40-year-old New Jersey-born wife Jane [Ditmars] VanNuys have in their household their Indiana-born children, 8-year-old Chauncy L and 3-year-old Cornelius, and Jane's 21-year-old Indiana-born farm laborer Edward Ditmars, who owns $600 worth of personal property. Chauncy and Cornelius Jr have attended school in the past year.

In the 1870 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 46-year-old Kentucky-born farmer Cornelius VanNuys owns $11,200 worth of real estate and $4,712 worth of personal property. He and his 51-year-old New Jersey-born wife Jane [Ditmars] VanNuys have two of their four Indiana-born children in their household, 18-year-old Chauncy and 12-year-old Cornelius. Chauncy and Cornelius have attended school in the past year. Cornelius and his brother John have farms adjacent to each other.