Indiana McCaslins

Rachel LawsAge: 84 years17961880

Name
Rachel Laws
Married name
Rachel McCaslin (McCasland)
Birth about 1796 29 29
Birth of a brotherJ M Laws
1800 (Age 4 years)

Birth of a brotherJeremiah Laws
May 12, 1800 (Age 4 years)
Death of a motherFrances Durham
August 8, 1804 (Age 8 years)
Marriage of a parentJeremiah LawsSusannah BaileyView this family
August 27, 1805 (Age 9 years)
MarriageGeorge Shillideay McCaslin (McCasland)View this family
September 5, 1814 (Age 18 years)
Note: George's last name is recorded as McCaslon
Birth of a daughter
#1
Anzeline (Angeline) McCaslin (McCasland)
about 1815 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Joseph H McCaslin (McCasland)
about 1817 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Lemuel McCaslin (McCasland)
about 1819 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#4
David McCaslin (McCasland)
January 1, 1820 (Age 24 years)
Census 1820 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Jeremiah Newton McCaslin (McCasland)
September 3, 1821 (Age 25 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a son
#6
George William McCaslin (McCasland)
June 19, 1824 (Age 28 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Calculated
Birth of a daughter
#7
Almanda McCaslin (McCasland)
about 1826 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#8
John Finley Crowe (J. F. C.) McCaslin (McCasland)
May 1827 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
#9
Alexander W McCaslin (McCasland)
April 1828 (Age 32 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Census 1830 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a daughter
#10
Hessy Jane (Kessy) McCaslin (McCasland)
about 1831 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#11
Richard M McCaslin (McCasland)
about 1833 (Age 37 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Marriage of a childJames William WykoffAnzeline (Angeline) McCaslin (McCasland)View this family
March 15, 1833 (Age 37 years)
Note: Anzeline's last name is recorded as McCaslon
Birth of a son
#12
Henry Wasson McCaslin (McCasland)
about 1834 (Age 38 years)
Marriage of a childJoseph H McCaslin (McCasland)Ann L ?(McCaslin)View this family
about 1835 (Age 39 years)

Birth of a son
#13
Walter Allen McCaslin (McCasland)
about April 23, 1838 (Age 42 years)
Note: Calculated from age at death
Marriage of a childDavid McCaslin (McCasland)Mary Ann GuthrieView this family
May 21, 1840 (Age 44 years)
Note: David's last name is recorded as McCasland on his marriage record.
Census 1840 (Age 44 years)
Marriage of a childJeremiah Newton McCaslin (McCasland)Elizabeth Ann WoodsView this family
October 10, 1844 (Age 48 years)
Death of a fatherJeremiah Laws
September 14, 1845 (Age 49 years)
Marriage of a childDavid McCaslin (McCasland)Elizabeth GrayView this family
about 1846 (Age 50 years)

Marriage of a childGeorge William McCaslin (McCasland)Elizabeth Ann KinnearView this family
December 12, 1848 (Age 52 years)
Note: License issued on 11 Dec 1848, marriage performed by Josiah Crawford
Marriage of a childGeorge Franklin McCaslinAlmanda McCaslin (McCasland)View this family
February 21, 1850 (Age 54 years)
Source: S1808
Note: Her given name is recorded as Almanda, not Amanda and both of their last names are recorded as McCasland
Census 1850 (Age 54 years)
Marriage of a childJohn Finley Crowe (J. F. C.) McCaslin (McCasland)Rebecca A DavisView this family
March 1, 1851 (Age 55 years)
Marriage of a childSamuel MillerHessy Jane (Kessy) McCaslin (McCasland)View this family
May 29, 1851 (Age 55 years)
Marriage of a childJohn Finley Crowe (J. F. C.) McCaslin (McCasland)Charlotte WoodsView this family
February 1, 1854 (Age 58 years)
Marriage of a childHenry Wasson McCaslin (McCasland)Harriett H MillerView this family
October 30, 1854 (Age 58 years)
Marriage of a childRichard M McCaslin (McCasland)Matilda Ellen WilsonView this family
November 6, 1856 (Age 60 years)
Note: License issued 4 Nov 1856
Death of a sonWalter Allen McCaslin (McCasland)
March 2, 1859 (Age 63 years)
Burial of a sonWalter Allen McCaslin (McCasland)
after March 2, 1859 (Age 63 years)
Note: Shiloh Cemetery
Death of a sonJoseph H McCaslin (McCasland)
before 1860 (Age 64 years)

Note: see reasoning in Notes
Death of a sonHenry Wasson McCaslin (McCasland)
before 1860 (Age 64 years)

Marriage of a childJohn Wesley BrooksAlmanda McCaslin (McCasland)View this family
January 10, 1860 (Age 64 years)
Marriage of a childJohn Finley Crowe (J. F. C.) McCaslin (McCasland)Mary G MortonView this family
February 7, 1860 (Age 64 years)
Note: married by Judge Lake
Census 1860 (Age 64 years)
Death of a sonGeorge William McCaslin (McCasland)
August 2, 1861 (Age 65 years)
Publication: Jackson County Genealogical Society, Inc. (1998)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: also given as 2 Aug 1862 in Elizabeth Kinnear Vance's widow's pension papers.
Death of a daughterHessy Jane (Kessy) McCaslin (McCasland)
1861 (Age 65 years)

Burial of a sonGeorge William McCaslin (McCasland)
after August 2, 1861 (Age 65 years)
Publication: Jackson County Genealogical Society, Inc. (1998)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Grassy Cemetery
Marriage of a childRichard M McCaslin (McCasland)Sarah E CoxView this family
August 14, 1862 (Age 66 years)
Note: Married by Rev Thomas Hill. Date of marriage license given as 9 Aug 1862 in the pension papers.
Death of a husbandGeorge Shillideay McCaslin (McCasland)
1866 (Age 70 years)
Note: date and place of death not verified
Death of a sonRichard M McCaslin (McCasland)
December 30, 1867 (Age 71 years)
Death of a sisterElizabeth Ann Laws
1867 (Age 71 years)

Burial of a sonRichard M McCaslin (McCasland)
after December 30, 1867 (Age 71 years)
Publication: Fort Vallonia Chapter of The DAR (Indiana, 1952)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Grassy Cemetery-tombstone says 137th Ind. Inf. (Find A Grave Memorial# 99213705)
Death of a sonLemuel McCaslin (McCasland)
about 1871 (Age 75 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a sonLemuel McCaslin (McCasland)
about 1871 (Age 75 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Pawnee City Cemetery, Plot Orig 67-7 (Find A Grave Memorial# 87259453)
Death of a daughterAlmanda McCaslin (McCasland)
September 1872 (Age 76 years)
Death of a brotherJeremiah Laws
April 10, 1880 (Age 84 years)
Death about 1880 (Age 84 years)
Burial about 1880 (on the date of death)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Pawnee City Cemetery, Plot orig 67-6 (Find A Grave Memorial# 87259512)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: November 24, 1787, Lincoln, Kentucky
-11 months
elder sister
15 years
younger brother
-12 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
5 years
herself
4 years
younger brother
Jeremiah Laws
Birth: May 12, 1800 33 33Perryville, Boyle, Kentucky
Death: April 10, 1880Versailles, Woodford, Illinois
Father’s family with Susannah Bailey - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: August 27, 1805, Mercer, Kentucky
Family with George Shillideay McCaslin (McCasland) - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: September 5, 1814, Shelby, Kentucky
16 months
daughter
3 years
son
3 years
son
1 year
son
20 months
son
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
17 months
son
1 year
son
4 years
daughter
3 years
son
2 years
son
4 years
son

Birth1850 US Federal Census
MarriageKentucky Marriages, 1802-1850
Census1820 US Federal Census
Census1830 US Federal Census
Census1840 US Federal Census
Census1850 US Federal Census
Census1860 US Federal Census
BurialFind a Grave
Marriage

George's last name is recorded as McCaslon

Burial

Pawnee City Cemetery, Plot orig 67-6 (Find A Grave Memorial# 87259512)

Shared note

George McCasland and Rachel Laws were married 5 Sep 1814 in Shelby County, Kentucky.

In the 1820 US Federal Census for Jennings County, Indiana, George McCaslin has in his household three males under 10 (Joseph H, David and Lemuel), one female under 10 (Anzeline), and one female 26 to 45 (his wife Rachael Laws McCaslin)

In the 1830 US Federal Census for Montgomery, Jennings, Indiana, George McCaslin has in his household three males under 5 (George William, John aka J.F.C and Andrew), two males 5 to 10 (David and Jeremiah), two males 10 to 15 (Joseph and Lemuel), one male 40 to 50 (himself), one female under 5 (Alminda), one female 10 to 15 (Anzeline) and one female 30 to 40 (his wife Rachael Laws McCaslin).

In the 1840 US Federal Census for Lancaster, Jefferson, Indiana George McAslin [McCaslin] has in his household one male under 5 years [Walter Allen], two males 5 to 10 years [Henry Wasson and Richard M], two males between 10 and 15 years [Alexander W and John Finley C], two males between 15 and 20 [George William, Jeremiah Newton], two males between 20 and 30 years [Lemuel and David, Joseph H has married], one male between 50 and 60 years [himself], one female under five years [unknown], one female between 5 and 10 years [Kessy J (Hessy)], one female between 10 and 15 years [Almanda], one female between 15 and 20 years [unknown] and one female between 40 and 50 years [George's wife, Rachel Laws].

In the 1850 US Federal Census for Smyrna, Jefferson, Indiana, 60-year-old farmer George and his 54-year-old wife Rachel [Law] McCasland [McCaslin] have in their household their younger children, 19-year-old Hessy J, 17-year-old Richard, 16-year-old Henry, and 12-year-old Walter. Their son, 28-year-old farmer Jermiah, his 20-year-old wife Elizabeth A, and their children 4-year-old Mary A and 2-year-old Louisa W are living on the next farmstead.

In the 1860 US Federal Census for Vernon, Jackson, Indiana, 70-year-old Kentucky-born farmer George McCasland owns real estate worth $900 and personal property worth $250. He and his 64-year-old Kentucky-born wife Rachael [Laws] McCasland have in their household their son, 40-year-old Indiana-born day laborer Lemuel, and Lemuels two children, their 8-year-old Indiana-born grandchildren (who appear to be twins), George and Catherine.