Indiana McCaslins

Homer B LuysterAge: 86 years18811967

Birth August 12, 1881 25 26
Source: S2539
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Birth of a brotherGilbert Allen Luyster
May 6, 1884 (Age 2 years)
Source: S2539
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Note: Gilbert is recorded as a female in the Johnson County Index to Birth records.
Birth of a sisterHattie Newell Luyster
January 28, 1887 (Age 5 years)
Source: S2539
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Death of a maternal grandfatherAllen David McCaslin
April 15, 1888 (Age 6 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a maternal grandfatherAllen David McCaslin
April 16, 1888 (Age 6 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 84455854)
Birth of a brotherJohn Ditmars Luyster
September 19, 1892 (Age 11 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Isabelle Carnahan
May 13, 1896 (Age 14 years)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a paternal grandmotherMary Isabelle Carnahan
May 15, 1896 (Age 14 years)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Hopewell Cemetery Section C Row 11 Stone 8
Death of a maternal grandmotherMargaret Garett Ditmars
August 4, 1897 (Age 15 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a maternal grandmotherMargaret Garett Ditmars
August 6, 1897 (Age 15 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 43243128)
Census 1900 (Age 18 years)
Death of a fatherJames Blair (Blair) Luyster
December 11, 1903 (Age 22 years)
Burial of a fatherJames Blair (Blair) Luyster
December 14, 1903 (Age 22 years)
Source: S4621
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery Section A Lot 28 (Find A Grave Memorial# 83238275)
Death of a paternal grandfatherHenry Harrison Luyster
February 15, 1909 (Age 27 years)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a paternal grandfatherHenry Harrison Luyster
February 21, 1909 (Age 27 years)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Hopewell Cemetery Section C Row 11 Stones 7&8
Death of a brotherGilbert Allen Luyster
March 28, 1928 (Age 46 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a brotherGilbert Allen Luyster
after March 28, 1928 (Age 46 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery
Census 1930 (Age 48 years)
Death of a motherHariott Ditmars (Hattie) McCaslin
March 31, 1932 (Age 50 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a motherHariott Ditmars (Hattie) McCaslin
April 2, 1932 (Age 50 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 83238500)
Death of a sisterJessie Luyster
March 28, 1952 (Age 70 years)
Death November 1967 (Age 86 years)
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father
mother
Marriage: January 1, 1878, Johnson, Indiana
15 months
elder sister
Jessie Luyster
Birth: April 14, 1879 23 23Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Death: March 28, 1952Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee
2 years
himself
Homer B Luyster
Birth: August 12, 1881 25 26Pleasant, Johnson, Indiana
Death: November 1967Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
6 years
younger brother

BirthS2539
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Birth1900 US Federal Census
BirthSocial Security Death Index
Census1900 US Federal Census
Census1930 US Federal Census
NameWill Records of Johnson Cty, Indiana [Abstracts]
DeathSocial Security Death Index
Shared note

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 44-year-old farmer James B Luyster [transcribed Luyeter] owns the land he farms free of mortgage. He and his 45-year-old wife, Hattie D [Harriet Ditmars McCaslin] have been married 22 years and have had five children. All five are living with them: 21-year-old Jessie, 17-year-old Homer B, 15-year-old Gilbert, 14-year-old Hattie and 6-year-old John T. Homer, Hattie and John have attended school seven months of the past year.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Harding, King, Washington, 50-year-old Indiana-born Homer Luyster is boarding in the home (worth $2,000) of 62-year-old German-born Katherine Lipka. Homer is a timekeeper in a mine and has worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. He has not served in the military. His parents were born in Indiana, and Katherine's parents were born in Germany.

Homer applied for a Social Security Number in Washington State before 1951.

When Homer Luyster died in Nov 1967, his residence was in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana 46239.