Indiana McCaslins

Mary Elizabeth McCaslinAge: 59 years18361895

Name
Mary Elizabeth McCaslin
Married name
Mary Elizabeth Tilson
Birth February 8, 1836 31 34
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a brotherWilliam Stewart McCaslin
about 1841 (Age 4 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam R McCaslin
April 12, 1841 (Age 5 years)

Note: Age at death recorded as 36 years old on his tombstone.
Burial of a fatherWilliam R McCaslin
about April 12, 1841 (Age 5 years)
Note: Hurricane Cemetery
Death of a brotherGeorge King McCaslin
June 28, 1849 (Age 13 years)

Note: aged 21 years 10 months 7 days when he died
Burial of a brotherGeorge King McCaslin
after June 28, 1849 (Age 13 years)
Note: Hurricane Cemetery
Census 1850 (Age 13 years)
Death of a motherEliza White
April 16, 1853 (Age 17 years)

Note: Age at death recorded as 52 years 1 month 18 days on her tombstone
Burial of a motherEliza White
after April 16, 1853 (Age 17 years)
Note: Hurricane Cemetery, stones in a pile
MarriageRobert H TilsonView this family
November 28, 1855 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a son
#1
William T Tilson
about 1857 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Victoria Tilson
December 28, 1858 (Age 22 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Census 1860 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Lemuel Wesley Tilson
April 3, 1861 (Age 25 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Death of a daughterVictoria Tilson
August 30, 1863 (Age 27 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a daughterVictoria Tilson
after August 30, 1863 (Age 27 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Hurricane Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 41760693)
Birth of a son
#4
George Tilson
July 1867 (Age 31 years)
Source: S3940
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Cush Tilson
March 1870 (Age 34 years)
Source: S3940
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Census 1870 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a son
#6
Pearl Tilson
April 1872 (Age 36 years)
Source: S3940
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Death of a brotherWilliam Stewart McCaslin
before 1880 (Age 43 years)

Note: His widow, Margaret Bogart McCaslin, is living with her parents in the census taken in 1880.
Census 1880 (Age 43 years)
Marriage of a childLemuel Wesley TilsonMelvina (Mellie) WestView this family
February 10, 1885 (Age 49 years)
Death of a sonWilliam T Tilson
August 29, 1887 (Age 51 years)
Death of a brotherWesley White McCaslin
September 28, 1893 (Age 57 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S3872
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a brotherWesley White McCaslin
September 29, 1893 (Age 57 years)
Source: S3872
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Hurricane Section C Row 9 Stone 2 (Find A Grave Memorial# 41759574)
Death May 9, 1895 (Age 59 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial after May 9, 1895
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Hurricane Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 41760534)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 27, 1826, Jefferson, Indiana
1 year
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
5 years
elder brother
2 years
herself
6 years
younger brother
Family with Robert H Tilson - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: November 28, 1855, Johnson, Indiana
2 years
son
William T Tilson
Birth: about 1857 26 20Indiana
Death: August 29, 1887Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
2 years
daughter
2 years
son
6 years
son
3 years
daughter
2 years
son

Burial

Hurricane Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 41760534)

Shared note

In the 1850 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana. 47-year-old Eliza (White) McCaslin owns real estate worth $1,700. She has in her household her sons, Wesley (age 20 and a farmer), Ludwell T [sic Thomas Ludlow] (age 16 and a farmer) and William S (age 9) and her daughter Mary E (age 14)..

In the 1860 US Federal Census for Clark, Johnson, Indiana, 30-year-old Virginia-born farmer Robt H Tilson owns $2,000 worth of real estate and $800 worth of personal property. He and his 25-year-old Indiana-born wife Eliz. [Mary Elizabeth McCaslin] Tilson have in their household their Indiana-born children, 3-year-old Wm T [William T], and 1-year-old Victoria.

In the 1870 US Federal Census for Pleasant, Johnson, Indiana, 40-year-old Virginia-born farmer Robt H Tilson owns $1,200 worth of real estate and $400 worth of personal property. He and his 35-year-old Indiana-born wife Elizabeth [Mary Elizabeth McCaslin] Tilson have in their household their Indiana-born children, 13-year-old William, 9-year-old Wesley, 3-year-old George, and 3-month old Baby. Victoria is missing from the census as she has died.

In the 1880 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 50-year-old Virginia-born farmer R H [Robert H] and his wife 40-year-old Indiana-born Mary [Mary Elizabeth McCaslin] Tilson have in their household their Indiana-born children, 23-year-old laborer William, 19-year-old laborer Wesley [Lemuel Wesley], 13-year-old laborer George, 9-year-old Cush [Baby in the 1870 census] and 8-year-old Pearley. Lemuel, George, Cush and Pearley have all attended school in the past year. Robert's parents were born in Virginia, Mary Elizabeth's father was born in Kentucky, and her mother in Tennessee.

Mary's tombstone inscription in Hurricane Cemetery, Needham, Johnson, Indiana says born 21 Apr 1847, died 9 May 1895, aged 59 years, 3 months, 1 day, Wife of Robert E.