Indiana McCaslins

Jesse Byron (Byron) KennedyAge: 66 years18891955

Name
Jesse Byron (Byron) Kennedy
Birth May 14, 1889 25 24
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Source: Find a Grave
Death of a sisterZella Mabel Kennedy
February 23, 1891 (Age 21 months)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a sisterZella Mabel Kennedy
after February 23, 1891 (Age 21 months)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: First Mount Pleasant Cemetery Section F Row 14 Stone 7 (Find A Grave Memorial# 136687360)
Census 1900 (Age 10 years)
Census 1910 (Age 20 years)
MarriageMary Etta (Etta or Marietta) HamiltonView this family
about 1913 (Age 23 years)

Note: The marriage took place after 14 May since both Mary Etta and Jesse Byron were 24 when they married.
Birth of a daughter
#1
Virginia Catherine Kennedy
February 17, 1915 (Age 25 years)
Note: Last name recorded as Kenedy and mothers maiden name recorded as Hamilton in the Indiana Index to Birth Records
Death of a paternal grandfatherBenjamin F Kennedy
1916 (Age 26 years)

Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a paternal grandfatherBenjamin F Kennedy
1916 (Age 26 years)
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: First Mount Pleasant Cemetery Section F Row 14 Stone 4
Census 1920 (Age 30 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherDelilah Caroline Davenport
1929 (Age 39 years)

Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a paternal grandmotherDelilah Caroline Davenport
1929 (Age 39 years)
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: First Mount Pleasant Cemetery Section F Row 14 Stone 5
Census 1930 (Age 40 years)
Death of a motherViola Naoma (Naomi Viola) McCaslin
October 4, 1945 (Age 56 years)
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a motherViola Naoma (Naomi Viola) McCaslin
October 6, 1945 (Age 56 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: First Mount Pleasant Cemetery Section F Row 14 Stone 6 (Find A Grave Memorial# 136686191)
Death of a fatherMillard Fillmore Kennedy
January 14, 1946 (Age 56 years)
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a fatherMillard Fillmore Kennedy
January 16, 1946 (Age 56 years)
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: First Mount Pleasant Cemetery Section F Row 14 Stone 6 (Find A Grave Memorial# 136686016)
Occupation
1900-1942 Farmer

Death May 23, 1955 (Age 66 years)
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial May 25, 1955 (2 days after death)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: First Mount Pleasant Cemetery Section F Row 14 Stone 6 (Find A Grave Memorial# 136686336)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: April 26, 1885, Morgan, Indiana
1 year
elder sister
Zella Mabel Kennedy
Birth: April 13, 1886 22 21, Johnson, Indiana
Death: February 23, 1891Hensley, Johnson, Indiana
3 years
himself
Family with Mary Etta (Etta or Marietta) Hamilton - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1913
2 years
daughter

Birth1900 US Federal Census
BirthWorld War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
BirthIndiana Births 1880-1920, Johnson County, Indiana, Index to Birth Records
BirthWorld War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942
BirthS3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
BirthFind a Grave
Census1900 US Federal Census
Census1910 US Federal Census
Marriage1930 US Federal Census
Census1920 US Federal Census
Census1930 US Federal Census
Occupation1910 US Federal Census
OccupationWorld War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Occupation1930 US Federal Census
OccupationWorld War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942
DeathS3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
BurialFind a Grave
BurialS3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Marriage

The marriage took place after 14 May since both Mary Etta and Jesse Byron were 24 when they married.

Burial

First Mount Pleasant Cemetery Section F Row 14 Stone 6 (Find A Grave Memorial# 136686336)

Shared note

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Hensley, Johnson, Indiana, Naoma McCaslin (age 35) has been married to Millard Kennedy (age 36 and a farmer) for 15 years. In their household is their 11-year-old school boy son Byron who has attended school six months in the past year. Naoma has born two children, but only Byron is living.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Hensley, Johnson, Indiana, 46-year-old Indiana-born farmer M.F. [Millard] and his 45-year-old Indiana-born wife Naomi V [Viola Naoma] have been married 24 years and it is a first [and only] marriage for both of them. They have had two children, but only one is living, their son, 25-year-old Indiana-born farmer worker Byron [Jesse Byron]. Jesse and his 21-year-old Indiana born wife Mary E [Hamilton] are living with his parents. They have been married less thant a year and have had no children. The Millard Kennedy household is next to that of Millards parents, 77-year-old Kentucky-born farmer B.F [Benjamin] and 64-year-old Indiana-born Delilah [Davenport] Kennedy. Benjamin and Delilah have been married 47 years and have had two children, both of who are living.

On 5 June 1917, when 28-year-old self employed farmer Jesse Byron Kennedy registers for the WWI draft, he is living at RR 24, Morgantown, Indiana, he has a wife and 2-year-old child dependant on him for support and asks for exemption from the draft to support of wife and child and care of crops. He is short slender with blue eyes and light brown hair.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Hensley, Johnson, Indiana, 56-year-old Indiana-born retired farmer M.F. [Millard F] and his 55-year-old Indiana-born wife Naoma Viola [McCaslin] Kennedy have in their household Millards 73-year-old Indiana-born widowed mother Delilah [Davenport] Kennedy. Millard owns his farm but he seems to be renting it to his son, 30-year-old farmer Byron [Jesse Byron]. Jesse and his 31-year-old wife Mary Etta [Hamilton] Kennedy are living next door to Jesses parents. They have in their household their daughter 4-year 10-month old Virginia C.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Hensley, Johnson, Indiana, 40-year-old farmer, Jessie B [Jesse Byron] Kennedy and his 41-year-old wife Etta [Mary Etta Hamilton] have been married for 17 years since they were both 24-years old when they married. In their household is their daughter 15-year-old school girl Virginia C. Jesses parents 66-year-old Millard and 65-year-old Nami [Violet Naoma McCaslin] are living on the adjacent farm. Jesse owns the land he farms. The family does not have a radio.

On 27 April 1942 when 52-year-old self-employed farmer Jesse Byron Kennedy registers for the draft, he is living at RR #1, Morgantown, Morgan, Indiana, however his farm is in Johnson County Indiana, and the person who will always know his address, Mrs Maryetta Kennedy [his wife] is living in Trafalgar, Indiana. He phone number [a party line] is Morgantown 13F20. He is white, 5 feet 7 inches, 140 pounds, with blue eyes, brown hair and a light complexion.